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Essence Coolum Seafood

Shop 3 | 1788 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“calamari” (11 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian
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Shop 3 | 1788 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
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11 - 20 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2016

Always deliciously cooked fresh fish and chips.The best on the sunny coast. The portions are huge. Had perch with crunchy and fluffy batter.

Thank Julia H
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2016

Thanks for the shout out!!!! Hope to see you soon:)

Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

After a great morning at the beach today, we thought we'd pick up some lunch. 1pm on a Sunday. Sorry to say, but the lady at the counter was deathly slow serving people. Wandered out front to talk to some guy while customers were waiting...More

Thank wbee999
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Hi there, thank you for your review regarding your experience at Coolum seafoods. It's very dissapointing to hear this has happened as we pride ourselves as being efficient & our food being at a high standard. We do take all comments seriously & staff who...More

Reviewed 14 April 2016

Whenever we visit Coolum we grab takeaway from here - food quality is always very good and the price is the same as what you pay at most seafood takeaways these days not cheap but I don't mind paying for quality. Suggest you ring your...More

Thank Trezoe
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2016

Great to hear your experience!! Thanks for the shout out!!!

Reviewed 7 April 2016

My son ordered some chips this afternoon and he picked them up and the packaging had a big smiley face and a big hello with his name on it! Thanks to the beautiful staff who always go over and beyond to make everyone feel special....More

Thank Angela G
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2016

Hi there!!!! Thanks for taking the time out for the review!!!! High 5 for the shout out!!! Cheers

Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

From that first glib remark by the cocky guy taking phone orders, I knew it wouldn't end well. Still, it's Friday night, we're having a beach holiday and the kids wanted fish and chips. So I foolishly went with it. I asked for a serve...More

1  Thank HeatherSW
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2016

Hi there!! Thank you for taking the time to give us a review however it's a shame to hear of your experience at our business. We did Speak to all staff on that particular night to ensure this does not happen again. Cheers renae

Reviewed 4 March 2016

Courteous, friendly and informative staff. Pleasant meal in convenient location.They know their fish,,!

Thank paulen25
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

Thanks for the shout OUT!!:)

Reviewed 26 February 2016

Had takeaway last night. Grilled fish was awful, we ate half and threw it out. Not sure if it was due to how they grilled it, but if we had of been close by, we would have taken it back. Chips were really nice, and...More

Thank Brizvegas1313
Renae09, Manager at Essence Coolum Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2016

Hi there!!! Thank you for taking the time to make a review on our business. We do review all comments and I'm sorry to hear about your grilled fish. Please come & try us again we do use alfoil however it shouldn't of been dry,...More

Reviewed 14 February 2016

We phoned a large order for 10 people and it was ready on time. Overall, the food was very good, including one hamburger, with generous servings of chips and calamari. The only minor complaint was that a couple of the pieces of barramundi weren't grilled...More

Thank OzHolly
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

So been a visitor of Coolum for 13 years now and on our first visit we came across Essence Coolum Seafood. I am a little cautious about the fish I eat as I tend to have an allergic reaction and therefore had not eaten any...More

Thank Daviij
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Enjoy fish and chips Food was hot and chips and fish you couldn't fault staff were pleasant and tables to eat outside

Thank coombes3
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Elisa H
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Response from Renae09 | Property representative |
Sure can I email you one?? We also take phone orders :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 3 | 1788 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
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Http://www.agfg.com.au/guide/qld/sunshine-coast/sunshine-coast-north/coolum-beach/restaurants-dining/coolum-seafood-essence
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