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Eleanor Knight4 years ago

Get ready to overdose on your favourite sweet delights!

So, you suffer from an uncontrollable sweet tooth - who doesn't? If you are located on the Gold Coast, you will know how hard it can be to resist sugar with so many delicious restaurants and cafes scattered across the coast that specialise in mouth-watering sweets. Whether you are partial to a spot of afternoon tea, prefer an elegant dessert, or for you it's simply all about the brain-freezing sensation that comes from ice cream, we have the perfect location for you to visit this easter weekend.


Ladies at tea, Creativitea - Broadbeach
Ladies at tea, Creativitea – Broadbeach

Planning a ladies lunch this long weekend and searching for a place to visit? Look no further than Creativitea, located inside The Oasis Shopping Centre in Broadbeach. This grand location is home to some of the finest sweets in the area. You can enjoy a calm and tranquil setting surrounded by unique crockery and prestigious decor. Indulge in their signature High Tea experience where you and your friends can enjoy a range of delights including freshly baked scones and cakes as well as triangle sandwiches and, not to forget, a pot of the finest tea all served up on beautiful crockery and tasteful white linen table tops. If you are looking for the ultimate ‘ladies of leisure’ location this easter weekend, be sure to book a reservation at Creativitea.
Where: Victoria Avenue, Broadbeach, QLD, 4218

Bin 12

Gourmet desserts, Bin 12 - Burleigh Heads
Gourmet desserts, Bin 12 – Burleigh Heads

If you are one for gourmet desserts, be sure to visit Bin 12 restaurant and bar, located in Burleigh Heads. If their sweet and indulgent cocktails aren’t enough to get you in the mood for the Easter, their perfectly crafted desserts will sure do the trick. Dive into the vanilla panna cotta with rhubarb compote, caramel and salted popcorn crumble while you sip on your ever so elegant espresso martini. If nothing but chocolately heaven will do, order the chocolate and hazelnut moose served with toffee hokey pokey to hit the spot. Bin 12 restaurant and bar is the perfect location to head out for a evening with your partner, best friend or group of mates looking to have a girl’s night out. Dial up the babysitter and make your Easter reservation today.
Where: 12 James Street, Burleigh Heads, QLD, 4220

Gelato Messina

Step inside to ice cream heaven, Gelato Messina - Coolangatta
Step inside to ice cream heaven, Gelato Messina – Coolangatta

This is one for the brain-freeze fans. If nothing beats a cold scoop, or two, or three, of your favourite ice cream, be sure to visit Gelato Messina in Coolangatta this Easter. Get into the festive spirit with their ever popular chocolate fondant concoction which oozes with rich decadent dark chocolate – this is certainly NOT a scoop for the faint-hearted. If you’re not so bothered about conforming to the chocolate stereotyping of Easter, try out one of their fruity sorbets that will be sure to get your tastebuds dancing. So, what are you waiting for? Open from 3pm – 10:30pm on Good Friday, 11am to 10:30pm on Saturday, 11am – 10pm on Sunday and 11:30 am – 10pm on Monday, gather together your troops and wander down to Gelato Messina for your ice cream fix this Easter break.
Where: Shop 33, 72-80 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, QLD, 4225

San Churro

Famous Curro's, San CHurro - Surfers Paridise
Famous Curro’s, San CHurro – Surfers Paradise

Gather your Easter bunnies together this Good Friday and head out find this fantastic sweet heaven in Surfers Paradise. Well known for their simply divine supply of melt-in-your-mouth desserts, San Churro restaurant certainly knows a thing or two about crafting delicious dessert moments you’ll never forget. Try out their signature Spanish churros served with a rich melted couverture chocolate dipping sauce with your friends and family for a truly authentic experience. Feeling thirsty? Order one of their delicious and smooth chocolate shakes which come in a variety of flavours and toppings to both quench your thirst as well as satisfying your sweet tooth.
Where: 3184 Surfers Paradise Boulevard, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217

Have a favourite spot on the Gold Coast which delivers A-class sweets? Let us know below!