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Local in the Know: Di and Simon Stevenson from The Caf

Tell us a secret only a local would know:
 
Best coffee in Coolum is at The Caf.

What is your favourite time of year on the coast and why?
 
Summer for more daylight hours.

What do you do to relax on the Sunshine Coast?
 
For a big chill go to Teewah. Otherwise we head to our local beaches, Stumers Creek being the best.

When friends and family come and stay, what do you recommend for them to do during their stay on the Sunshine Coast?
 
Join me in “perfect day” see below.

What is the your favourite aspect about living on the coast?  
 
Easy living, no peak hour traffic, easy parking, happy and friendly people.

What is your idea of a perfect day spent on the Sunshine Coast from dawn to dusk?
 
It’s easy…. walk, swim, eat lunch in a favourite restaurant by the river and drink sundowners at a bar by the ocean.

What dish can’t you take off your menu in fear of protest from your regulars?  
 
Banana Bread and The Open Burger.
 
Explain the vibe/atmosphere/surroundings of your restaurant:
 
Busy, lively and friendly.
 
Describe the style of food at the restaurant in five words:
 
Fresh, colourful, quality, light and healthy.
 
What is your signature dish?
 
Eggs Benedict.

The Caf Coolum

15/21 Birtwill Street, Coolum Beach, QLD 4573

P: 5446 3564

E: thecafcoolum@hotmail.com
W: www.thecafcoolum.com

Best of the Best

BEST BEACH: Coolum
 
BEST BREAKFAST HAUNT: The Caf Coolum
 
BEST MARKET: Yandina Markets
 
BEST EATERY: The Caf Coolum

BEST ICE CREAMERY: Gelato Mio
 
BEST GOLF COURSE: Hyatt Regency Coolum
 
BEST SURF CLUB: Coolum Beach
 
BEST HINTERLAND TOWN: Maleny
 
BEST DRIVE: David Low Way, between Coolum and Noosa