Café Catalina

Overlooking the magnificent Broadwater of the Gold Coast, Café Catalina embraces its unrivaled coastal position with a fresh new take on casual dining. Enjoy the chilled atmosphere for breakfast, lunch, dinner or drinks at one of the Gold Coast’s best-kept secrets.

What’s On

Food and Drink

Executive Chef David Vandenabeele brings the kitchen alive with an exciting menu to compliment our waterfront venue. Showcasing some of the best local seafood and seasonal produce, we invite you to try it for yourself!

7:00am – 11:30am daily

From 10:00am daily


Enjoy waterfront views while you party the night away. Café Catalina has a range of different spaces to cater for weddings and events.


Breakfast from 7:00am to 11:30am everyday
Long Lunch from 12pm everyday
Dinner from 5:00pm until late Wednesday to Saturday

Yes, paid parking is available adjacent to the restaurant.  If you’re enjoying a weekend Long Lunch, Sunset Session or Dinner, we recommend booking an Uber to our venue.

Yes, we allow well behaved pets in our undercover alfresco area.  If you’re booking online, please mention in the notes if you wish to bring a dog.  Please note no dogs are allowed in our Inside Dining Room.

Café Catalina can cater for dietary requirements. Please advise your waitstaff on any allergies or specific requirements.

Café Catalina accepts walk in dining; however, we always recommend booking a table to secure your spot. Waterside tables are allocated based on a first come first serve basis and group size. We will attempt to provide your requested preferences; however, we are unable to guarantee all seating requests and locations. Please note we do not take reservations for coffee and cake and accept bookings for meals only.