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Dandelion & Driftwood Cafe Reviews

Dandelion & Driftwood

Shop 1, 45 Gerler Road,Best coffee shop & cafe Hendra, Queensland 4011, Australia

Shop 1, 45 Gerler Road,Best coffee shop & cafe Hendra

Open until 4:00pm today

Facebook@tea_coffeeWebsite+61 7 3868 4559
8.98.9Coffee8.4Atmosphere8.3Service

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Brewing Methods

Equipment

Über Boiler, La Marzocco FB/80, Mazzer Robur-E, Syphon, Trifecta

Beans

Wolff Coffee Roasters

370 Reviews

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  • 9.0

    2 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    This place is defiantly worth going to! Great coffee, friendly staff and good food.

  • 8.3

    7 reviews  ·  2 weeks ago

    Great convenience to pull up out front and grab a excellent quality coffee in the morning

  • 9.3

    3 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Such a lovely shop, delightful staff that are very helpful who actually feel like they love their job and want you to have a great coffee! We ordered takeaways and 1kg of coffee. I'm from adelaide and I wish that we could have something like this back home.

    2 Flat Whites

  • 10

    228 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Have had a great chance to be here a couple of times in the last two weeks and nothing has changed - the coffee is sensational. Had a series of amazing coffees which just remind me that Dandelion and Driftwood really is the benchmark in Brisbane.

    2 Piccolos

  • 8.0

    142 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Was dropping the rental car off and saw Dandelion on the way past. What are the chances!? I've always wanted to check this place out. Pitty I was in a rush and could only get a take away. Regardless it was a superb, very sweet and smooth, strong latte. Wish I had a ristretto as I'm sure it would... Read more

  • 8.8

    134 reviews  ·  6 months ago

    Coffee passion mixed in with a ladies morning tea venue makes for a lovely cafe. I stopped in for a long black and a bacon & egg toasted bagel. Both were delicious although water was steaming hot so crema quickly disappeared but tasted great. Service was quick and very knowledgeable - the coffee... Read more

    1 Long Black

  • 8.5

    157 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Flying out on hols decided D &D was perfect stop off for a good coffee before we were at mercy of high priced, average Airport coffee. It has been 9 mths since I did a review and about the 4th visit in between then. Living at New Farm makes it hard to travel for coffee when surrounded by good... Read more

  • 8.8

    83 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Such a popular little place! Enjoy coming here to get a takeaway coffee when on the drive home from the airport. Always busy busy busy, and can feel quite crammed in such a small space. Having said that, they have managed to fit ALOT in a small area. Many different brew methods on offer, and all... Read more

    1 Flat White

  • 8.8

    88 reviews  ·  3 years ago

    This is a great cafe in Brisbane which is a delight to visit. Peter and Penny and all their staff provide great coffee, particularly to take away, and great insights about various types of coffee, various ways of brewing and drinking coffee. The food has recently increased in variety. Overall a... Read more

  • 8.5

    64 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Very consistent and delicious coffee!

Cafe Regulars

Opening Hours
Monday8:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday8:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday8:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday8:00am - 4:00pm
Friday8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday8:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday8:00am - 2:00pm

370 Reviews

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  • 9.0

    2 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    This place is defiantly worth going to! Great coffee, friendly staff and good food.

  • 8.3

    7 reviews  ·  2 weeks ago

    Great convenience to pull up out front and grab a excellent quality coffee in the morning

  • 9.3

    3 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Such a lovely shop, delightful staff that are very helpful who actually feel like they love their job and want you to have a great coffee! We ordered takeaways and 1kg of coffee. I'm from adelaide and I wish that we could have something like this back home.

    2 Flat Whites

  • 10

    228 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Have had a great chance to be here a couple of times in the last two weeks and nothing has changed - the coffee is sensational. Had a series of amazing coffees which just remind me that Dandelion and Driftwood really is the benchmark in Brisbane.

    2 Piccolos

  • 8.0

    142 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Was dropping the rental car off and saw Dandelion on the way past. What are the chances!? I've always wanted to check this place out. Pitty I was in a rush and could only get a take away. Regardless it was a superb, very sweet and smooth, strong latte. Wish I had a ristretto as I'm sure it would... Read more

  • 8.8

    134 reviews  ·  6 months ago

    Coffee passion mixed in with a ladies morning tea venue makes for a lovely cafe. I stopped in for a long black and a bacon & egg toasted bagel. Both were delicious although water was steaming hot so crema quickly disappeared but tasted great. Service was quick and very knowledgeable - the coffee... Read more

    1 Long Black

  • 8.5

    157 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Flying out on hols decided D &D was perfect stop off for a good coffee before we were at mercy of high priced, average Airport coffee. It has been 9 mths since I did a review and about the 4th visit in between then. Living at New Farm makes it hard to travel for coffee when surrounded by good... Read more

  • 8.8

    83 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Such a popular little place! Enjoy coming here to get a takeaway coffee when on the drive home from the airport. Always busy busy busy, and can feel quite crammed in such a small space. Having said that, they have managed to fit ALOT in a small area. Many different brew methods on offer, and all... Read more

    1 Flat White

  • 8.8

    88 reviews  ·  3 years ago

    This is a great cafe in Brisbane which is a delight to visit. Peter and Penny and all their staff provide great coffee, particularly to take away, and great insights about various types of coffee, various ways of brewing and drinking coffee. The food has recently increased in variety. Overall a... Read more

  • 8.5

    64 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Very consistent and delicious coffee!

  • 4.3

    72 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Our family loves this little cafe but it seems like the love affair may be waning. Today three out of three of our coffees were without the blissful caramel stickiness expected of the blend. Too hot coffee milkshakes We want the old DandD back.

  • 8.8

    60 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    This place never disappoints. My Ethiopian Galena Abaya, as a piccolo was off-taps! Matt nailed the description; fruit smoothie.

    I'm never disappointed by D&D.

  • 8.5

    85 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Up here on business last week and enjoyed two beautiful coffees here. Beautifully balance long black with lots of chocolate through it, followed by a rick and full flavored strong latte. Beautiful coffee.

    1 Long Black, 1 Latte, 1 Long Black, 1 Latte

  • 9.0

    84 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Tried two different beans on a long macchiato, house blend & single origin. Both ready fruity 'tones'
    Very consistent coffee, well interpreted long mac. These guys REALLY know their coffee.

    2 Long Macchiatos

  • 6.3

    85 reviews  ·  3 years ago

    I felt like total coffee wannabe compared to these guys. Coffee was really quite good but the food was the upper edge of average.

  • 9.5

    45 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    What more can I say that has not already been said. As a roaster from Sydney visiting Brisbane for a few days on business I had almost lost faith that anyone in Brisbane had any idea of which end of the portafilter to hold, little much understand what grind on demand means. Just stepping one foot... Read more

  • 9.5

    45 reviews  ·  10 months ago

    Never let us down. Great(:

  • 9.0

    41 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    I can see what all the fuss is about. Makes trips to the airport much more appealing!

    1 Flat White

  • 10

    40 reviews  ·  6 months ago

    Equally best coffee in Brisbane, and the staff are fantastic.

    2 Flat Whites

  • 8.2

    35 reviews  ·  8 months ago

    Great coffee here, I love how they give you a little card with a story about the bean you're about to drink. Have some amazing food options also. Cute and quirky :-)

  • 5.8

    36 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    The driftwood blend is lovely and the decor is cute but the service was not enthusiastic, overly friendly or warm. The baristas weren't very interactive or forthcoming with recommendations... The two times I've been here have been yummy but underwhelming overall. A shame!

  • 9.5

    54 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    The only bad thing you can really say about Dandelion & Driftwood is that it's too popular ;) I brought my mother along today to sample the best coffee in Brisbane but we had to make do with a takeaway as the place was packed with customers. The tea garden was closed due to the rain so normally... Read more

    2 Flat Whites

  • 9.5

    183 reviews  ·  3 years ago

    OK, here I am doing another follow-up review. But I wouldn’t do this unless I had something really interesting to share… We recently arrived at Brisbane airport after a quick trip to Sydney. We decided to take the new Airport Drive which then becomes the East-West Arterial Road. It... Read more

  • 9.0

    42 reviews  ·  3 years ago

    Great coffee, service and food! Not my vibe but I can appreciate what they are trying to do.. The filter options are endless but might pay to concentrate on one brew method?

    All in all I highly recommend and will return :)

  • 10

    66 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    What more can I say than the reviews below? This place is no benchmark cafe, it is the ultimate coffee experience. Sourcing, roasting and brewing all in one. 4 grinders on the go and all types of brew methods to choose from. I had 2 piccolos and a chem x. Flawless on every level with tasting notes... Read more

Brewing Methods

Equipment

Über Boiler
La Marzocco FB/80
Mazzer Robur-E
Syphon
Trifecta

Beans

Wolff Coffee Roasters

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Detailed Information

Name Dandelion & Driftwood
Address Shop 1, 45 Gerler Road, Hendra, Brisbane, Australia
Phone +61 7 3868 4559
Email what_the@dandeliondriftwood.com
Twitter @tea_coffee
Wifi Available No
Brewing Methods
Equipment Über Boiler, La Marzocco FB/80, Mazzer Robur-E, Syphon, Trifecta
Beans Wolff Coffee Roasters
Opening Hours
Monday8:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday8:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday8:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday8:00am - 4:00pm
Friday8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday8:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday8:00am - 2:00pm