Ol’ Cactus Eating House & Bar

Ol' Cactus Eating House & Bar

Ol’ Cactus Eating House & Bar

Described as being Mexican with a little bit of Asian influence, Ol’ Cactus is all about creating fresh tasty food that goes with the great vibe of the restaurant with seating either inside or outside.

The taste-tempting menu offers a selection of fresh seafood from the Raw Bar, a choice of Tacos or Rolls with appetizing fillings, mouth-watering mains such as Twice Cooked Pork Belly with Chilli, Tamarind & Pineapple, and vegetables and sides.

Of course it wouldn’t be Mexican without a kick-ass Margarita list. With flavours such as Habanero and Pineapple, or try Corona & Tecate Buckets, Bloody Marys or Caesers.

Come along for Taco Tuesdays with $3 per taco every Tuesday night. Mix and match how you like.
Add a margarita of your choice for $15.

Look out for Senor Sundays with live music from 3 to 6pm. BYO wine, with no corkage every Wednesday night for bookings only.

Bookings: Phone (07) 5326 1135
Opening Hours: Tuesday – Thursday – 4.30pm to 9.00pm, Friday – Sunday 12.00pm to 10.00pm

Ol’ Cactus Eating House & Bar is located at 3/150 Alexandra Parade Alexandra Headland.

The Mirage Alex Resort is located in the heart of Alexandra Headland, known to the locals as ‘Alex’ and is the perfect place to base yourself for your Sunshine Coast Holiday. Select from a one, two or three bedroom apartment only 50 metres to the Alexandra Headland Beach. BOOK NOW

Alex Bar and Grill

Alex Bar and Grill

Alex Bar and Grill is a Steak House famous for its prime cuts, USA style ribs and chicken wings. With uninterrupted view of the beach from Alex to Maroochydore, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy a cold drink and hearty meal.

The newly refurbished Alex Bar and Grill has a full range of beers, wines and spirits as well as soft drinks. Chill on the balcony and catch the afternoon sea breezes whilst enjoying the coastal views.

Check out $5 Friday where you can get $5 off all burgers and steaks or come along for Sunday’s specials and live music from 5.30pm. Thursday Rib Night gives you Wings & Ribs Combo for $25 and $10 off all Rib Dishes.

If you need a beer and a breeze, come and say hello and enjoy the friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.

Alex Bar and Grill is located at 3/152 Alexandra Parade, Alexandra Headland.

The Mirage Alex Resort is located in the heart of Alexandra Headland, known to the locals as ‘Alex’ and is the perfect place to base yourself for your Sunshine Coast Holiday. Select from a one, two or three bedroom apartment only 50 metres to the Alexandra Headland Beach. BOOK NOW

The Attic Cafe

The Attic Cafe

The place where the locals like to congregate, The Attic Cafe is a friendly community-minded café in Alex right opposite the beach.

All meals are cooked fresh with wholesome ingredients and the menu includes an all day breakfast, sandwiches and wraps, gourmet burgers and full meals with salads. 

There is a great selection of coffees and milkshakes, frappes or smoothies and most of the sweet treats, like cakes and cookies are cooked home-baked.

The local arts and crafts that decorate the café are for sale on a no commission basis to help out. The interested decor provides a cosy comfortable feel for those dining in or you can sit outside to take in the incredible sea view. 

Open: Thursday – Tuesday 7.30am – 3.30pm

Location: 168 Alexandra Pde, Alexandra Headland
Check out The Attic’s Facebook page for more information.
Plan your next Sunshine Coast Holiday at Alexandra Headland right opposite the beach at The Mirage Alex. With full resort facilities and a selection of one, two or three bedroom apartments set amongst beautiful tropical gardens, you won’t be disappointed. BOOK NOW

One Up Bar & Bistro

One Up Bar & Bistro

For an icy cold “brew with a view”, visit One Up Bar & Bistro perched up one level on an open terrace with views across Mooloolaba Beach.

Enjoy the open-air bar area and cooling sea breezes while you quench your thirst. If you’re thirsty then there’s plenty of beverages to choose from, including cocktails, beer towers, cocktail towers, fishbowls, craft beer and Corona buckets.

One Up Bar & Bistro offers all day dining from an extensive menu with a primary focus of using fresh seasonal produce, sourced locally where possible. They use all-organic and free range chicken and eggs, hormone and preservative free beef, Bangalow pork and fresh seafood caught off the coast off Mooloolaba. 

Fill up on the likes of wraps, burgers or a chicken parma, or go for something more exotic, like pork buns or drunken chicken.

One Up Bar & Bistro is open for lunch, tapas and dinner daily from 11.00am until late.

Free live music every Friday night, Saturday night and Sunday lunch.

Located at 26/121 Mooloolaba Esplanade, Mooloolaba. Phone (07) 5478 2742 for reservations.

Mooloolaba is less than 3 kilometres from The Mirage Alex Resort and has a large selection of restaurants, bars and cafes. This luxury four and a half star Alexandra Headland resort is set 50 metres from the main road and offers stunning views without the traffic noise. BOOK NOW



 Milk and Beans Coffee House

Milk & Beans Coffee House

Like superior coffee? Milk and Beans is a unique speciality coffee house and they are located just around the corner from Mirage Resort on Alexandra Parade.

Milk and Beans put great emphasis on what goes into every cup of coffee – from the award winning milk supplied by locals at Maleny Dairies to the exquisite beans from master roaster, Wolff Roasters.

If you’re not a coffee drinker then they cater for tea drinkers too. Choose from a range of premium organic Chamellia teas. Also there’s hot chocolates, chai tea, cold drip coffee and a selection of cold drinks to choose from.

Milk and Beans are open every day for breakfast, through to lunch and afternoon tea. Check out their extensive breakfast and lunch menu or maybe just a freshly baked muffin. Try a healthy Acai Bowl or a tasty American style waffle. For lunch munch into a delicious burger or a freshly made wrap.

Opening Hours: 6am to 4pm every day

Location: 22/156-158 Alexandra Parade, Alexandra Headland

The Mirage Resort at Alexandra Headland is the perfect Sunshine Coast Accommodation for your next holiday. Perched between Mooloolaba and Maroochydore, close to the beautiful beaches at Alexandra Headland and to shops, restaurants, clubs and cafes. BOOK NOW



Elliott's Bistro @ Alex

Elliott’s Bistro @ Alex

The fully licensed Elliot’s Bistro at Alexandra Headland is a great place to eat or just have coffee for breakfast, lunch or dinner six days a week.

The restaurant is owned and managed by a husband and wife team with friendly staff and a relaxing atmosphere. Elliott’s fresh tasting menu is the result of sourcing as many local products as possible.

Here’s some suggested items off the menu:

Breakfast special: Mango Fool with fresh mango, kiwi & passionfruit, layered with coconut yoghurt, peanut butter granola, mint and lime.

Dessert menu: Dark Chocolate Mousse with home made honeycomb and fresh strawberries

Coffee treat: Passionfruit Melting Moments or the amazing Snickers Bars!

Roast Night: Try their great Thursday night roast menu 3 courses $ 45 or 2 courses $35 

Location: 102/98-110 Alexandra Parade, Alexandra Headland 
Open: Tuesday – Wednesday 7.00am to 3.00pm, Thursday – Saturday 7.o0am to 10.30pm, Sunday 7.00am to 2.oopm
Phone: (07) 5479 5115
Facebook Page : Elliotts Bistro

Elliott’s Bistro is within an easy walking distance to The Mirage Alexandra Headland. Explore the amazing range of facilities in Alexandra Headland Accommodation perfect for your family to enjoy all year round. BOOK NOW



Alexandra Headland Surf Club

One of the best places on the Sunshine Coast to enjoy a cold beverage or delicious meal with exceptional beach views, is Alexandra Headland Surf Club.

The Alex Surf Club is situated not far from The Mirage Resort. It has been perfectly designed to make the most of its prime, beachfront location with great views across the beach and the Pacific Ocean.

The Lookout Bistro menus feature great family value meals cooked with some of the best locally grown and made produce on the Sunshine Coast. There are also daily lunch and dinner specials for the budget minded.

Meanwhile the Cafe offers all day dining, and is perfect for an early morning snack or late afternoon meal. Try their Coffee and Slice for $6!

For those who love some entertainment The Alex Surf Club has the largest gaming facility out of all Surf Clubs on the Sunshine Coast. With 131 gaming machines and weekly promotions you are sure to have some fun!

Every Friday and Saturday nights and Sunday afternoon there is fantastic live music entertainment provided in the Bluff Bar.

The Alex Surf Club is the perfect spot to eat, drink and keep entertained during your holiday on the Sunshine Coast.

Book your next Sunshine Coast Holiday at The Mirage Resort in Alexandra Headland, ideally located halfway between Maroochydore and Mooloolaba. Select from a one, two or three bedroom apartment at a luxury four and a half star resort.  BOOK NOW

Black Bunny Kitchen

Black Bunny Kitchen

Chillax at one of Alexandra Headland’s funkiest eateries with an icy cold craft beer or freshly brewed coffee, at Black Bunny Kitchen.

Located at 180 Alexandra Parade, just opposite the main beach, Black Bunny’s has a selection of over 100 craft beers, either on tap or in nicely chilled bottle. 

Each day Black Bunny Kitchen fires up the offset wood smoker to cook up the best traditional slow cooked and seriously tasty BBQ.

Then every weekend they have some fantastic local talent showcasing their awesome skills, from chilled blues and indie rock to reggae funk.

Open Tuesday to Sunday 7am – late. Black Bunny Kitchen is the perfect place to enjoy the laid-back vibe of Alex and is only minutes from The Mirage Resort. 

Book your Sunshine Coast Accommodation in the heart of Alexandra Headland at The Mirage Resort. BOOK NOW