Rockhampton’s Best Brews


Travelling to a new city or town can be quite the adventure, experiencing things you have never seen before and stumbling across new ventures. Most coffee lovers would agree that the only downfall of travelling through unknown territory is… where do we go to get our favourite daily grind?

We are very fortunate to be spoilt for choice with some of the best coffee brews in Queensland so you can’t really go wrong, but here are some of the top choices from Rocky locals.


Image: Dingles, Rockhampton


45 East Street | 45 East Street, Rockhampton

A trendy cafe in the heart of the city serving up a delicious breakfast and lunch menu, coffee and sweet treats


Birdies Espresso | 68 Denham Street, Rockhampton

Hidden amongst the trees, a unique outdoor cafe serving up delicious coffee and treats from a shipping container.


Boathouse189 Quay St, Rockhampton

Boathouse is the perfect spot to sit back, relax and enjoy a bite to eat riverside with panoramic waterfront views.


Cafe Bliss64 Bolsover Street, Rockhampton

Offering an all day breakfast and lunch menu, plus a wide range of delicious home made sweets.


CocoBrew114 William Street, Rockhampton

Every tastebud is covered here with a Cellar Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, and a themed Whiskey Lounge offering stylish surrounds and an internationally stocked bar with all of your favourite drams.


Coffee Club | 5 East Street, Rockhampton

An all time favourite for breakfast or lunch.


Coffee Society Rockhampton | 126 East Street, Rockhampton

Smooth coffee, rich but fresh breakfast and lunch options, and one-of-a kind cakes.


Dingles Cafe Bar | 116-118 William Street, Rockhampton

A favourite amongst locals, offering country hospitality and menu dedicated to local food producers. Dine in for breakfast, lunch or homemade sweet treat.


The Fast Lane | 7-13 Linnett Street & 1/48 Gladstone Road, Rockhampton

Custom-blended espresso coffees, premium teas, to cool and refreshing Freezies with drive through convenience.


 Gus Coffee | George Street, Northside Plaza and Stockland Shopping Centre, Rockhampton

A sophisticated coffee experience that serves only the highest quality coffee at a level of consistency like no other service in town.


Headricks Lane189 East Street, Rockhampton

With their exposed brick decor, you won’t believe you’re in Rockhampton when you take a step inside.


Jolt Bakery Café80 East Street, Rockhampton

Located in the old Post Office, serving breakfast, lunch and great coffee.


Riverston Tea Rooms186 Quay St, Rockhampton

Located under beautiful chandeliers and surrounded by antiques. Their breakfast and lunch menu is delicious but their sweet treats top our list.


Rocky Mountain Café223 Frenchville Road, Rockhampton

Found at the base of Mount Archer, creating fresh food, great coffee and delicious treats. Perfect for dining in or on the go.


The Goat Cafe & Bar128 East Street, Rockhampton

A great place for breakfast or lunch with indoor and outdoor alfresco dining.


The Two Professors49 William Street, Rockhampton

This cafe truly knows the science behind coffee! For the more adventurous coffee lovers, try something off their professor range or alternative brewing menu.


Zaraffa's Coffee | 61 Musgrave Street, North Rockhampton  

Drive through coffee and cold drinks.



Image: Riverston Tearooms, Rockhampton



Written by Explore Rockhampton