Guide to the Best Coffee on The Great Ocean Road

Guide to the Best Coffee on The Great Ocean Road

The Great Ocean Road, known for its stunning scenery and breathtaking views, is also a treasure trove of delightful cafes to help you get your caffeine fix on the road. In this article, we present five must-visit cafes that will make your coastal adventure even more memorable. From delicious dishes to the perfect cup of coffee, these Great Ocean Road cafes are sure to satisfy your taste buds as you journey along the Great Ocean Road.

Surf Coast Coffee Roasters - Torquay

Enjoy a specialty cup of coffee or tea in Torquay with Surf Coast Coffee Roasters. Starting its coffee roasting journey in Melbourne in 2009, this family-owned business has since moved its small-batch roastery to Torquay. Grab a great takeaway coffee or buy some high-quality, locally-made teas, coffees, and chai for brewing at home.

4 Kings Coffee — Anglesea

One of the most interesting cafes in Anglesea, 4 Kings Coffee aims to serve and support the local community. Known for its use of local produce and community outreach, 4 Kings Coffee is the perfect place for a quick coffee or breakfast by the beach.

12 Rocks Cafe and Beach Bar - Port Campbell

With its prime location overlooking the stunning Port Campbell beach, 12 Rocks Cafe and Beach Bar is the perfect place to unwind and take in the coastal beauty. Offering a diverse menu, this cafe and bar is great for a quick coffee or a sit-down meal.

Rough Diamond — Warrnambool

Arguably serving up some of the best coffee the Great Ocean Road has to offer, a visit to Rough Diamond Cafe in Warrnambool is a must. This trendy neighbourhood cafe is all about great coffee and music, with a small menu of all your favourites and friendly service, Rough Diamond will make you feel like a regular from your first visit.

Cafe 153 - Apollo Bay

Situated in the historic seaside town of Apollo Bay, Cafe 153 is a charming and cosy cafe that offers a delightful dining experience. As well as having some of the best coffee in Apollo Bay, the cafe’s locally sourced menu boasts an array of delectable dishes, from hearty breakfast options to satisfying lunch fare. The welcoming atmosphere and friendly staff make this cafe a must-visit destination during your Great Ocean Road adventure.


Visit the Best Coffee Spots Along the Great Ocean Road

As you embark on your incredible journey along the Great Ocean Road, remember that the region is not only blessed with breathtaking natural beauty but also an exceptional coffee culture. These five outstanding cafes provide a perfect opportunity to experience the best coffee the region has to offer, each with its own distinct ambience and charm. Make sure to include these stops in your itinerary, as they are guaranteed to elevate your coastal adventure with their carefully crafted brews and remarkable coffee experiences. 

So, buckle up, grab your camera, and get ready to explore the spectacular Great Ocean Road, one delightful coffee at a time.

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