The Gold Coast is dotted with trendy cafe’s, bars and eateries. With new openings every weekend, the Gold Coast is following in Melbourne’s footsteps and becoming a foodie’s dream destination. Holiday Holiday have compiled a few of our staff’s favourite Gold Coast trendy eats, have a read below:

surfers paradise trendy restaurantsElston

Combining a wine bar experience with deli freshness, and with a holistic menu, Elston is located at the Soul Surfers Paradise building. Picture yourself relaxing in the beautifully styled restaurant whilst taking in the ocean views, now you’re living The Gold Coast lifestyle.

Where? 8 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise – only minutes walk from your accommodation in Surfers Paradise.


Hideaway trendy restaurant gold coastHideaway Kitchen and Bar

Here you’ll find Asian street food that’s made for sharing, including Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Malay, Chinese and more. The outdoor area is decked out with gorgeous umbrella’s above your head, why not reserve a table here for you and your closest friends and family. Or take a seat at one of the bar swings, and enjoy some of the finest wines and cocktails.

Where? 2657 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach – only a skip, hop and jump away from your Accommodation on The G Link.


The Collective

The Collective is the GC’s tastiest new playground featuring five different restaurants, one bar & a rooftop terrace – what more could you want?! Think American eats, Modern Australian dining, Mexican, Asian and Italian – all in the one place, delicious!

Where? 1128 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach – about 30 minutes’ drive from Surfers Paradise. We recommend getting an Uber, or making use of your complimentary car space.