Eating out - Noosa Style
We love food here in Noosa and are blessed with plenty of fresh & local produce. When it comes to eating out, Noosa offers a smorgasbord of choices from fine dining award winning restaurants with stunning views, street cafe’s, family friendly options including Noosa’s famous surf club on main beach and Sunshine Beach Surf club built into the sand dunes at Sunshine Beach – both offer sensational views and food to suit everyone. No matter what the occasion Noosa offers the perfect dining experience!
Bookings essential? Some of our finest and most famous restaurants will require that you give them a quick call especially during school holidays or during popular events.
Here is a list of our favourites
Baked Poet Cafe
Baked Poetry Café is located in the tranquillity that is Peregian Beach on the beautiful Sunshine Coast of Queensland. We are surrounded by lots of trees, with no cars driving past, and the grassy adjoining area is a safe and happy place for children to play, whilst you relax and enjoy your coffee and food.
218 David Low Way
(07) 5448 3500
Take in the view of Noosa’s Laguna Bay over breakfast, lunch or dinner at Bistro C. Chef Dayle Merlo created each menu inspired by the amazing local produce our region has to offer. His team’s passion for food is evident in the award-winning cuisine. Our relaxed, light filled space offers the perfect setting for a leisurely breakfast, long lunch, afternoon cocktail, or moonlit dinner. Bistro C is also the ideal venue for weddings, functions and corporate events. Bistro C is open from 7.30am until late, seven days.
49 Hastings Street
(07) 5447 2855
Previously Berados Bistro on the Beach, with spectacular views overlooking Laguna Bay Noosa is a perfect venue for breakfast, lunch and dinner, offering the best in ocean dining using the freshest produce sourced from Noosa and the Sunshine Coast. The cuisine is Modern Australian inherently linked to the seasons, sustainability and our climate.
49 Hastings Street
(07) 5448 0888
Gusto Riverfront Restaurant
Gusto is positioned to make the most of the breezes from its slightly elevated position overlooking the Noosa River, it has become a favourite haunt for both locals and those further a field. The casual atmosphere, simple food using the best local ingredients and excellent service are perfect for a holiday dining experience on the Sunshine Coast.
257 Gympie Terrace
(07) 5449 7144
Land & Sea Brewery
Having fun and the realisation that being in Noosa, whether visiting or residing here, is pure wealth for the soul. Time your life by the tides. Don’t believe us – come visit, taste, feel and understand. We love and care about our natural environment and we certainly love what we do, and it shows… we create our products using only the finest local sunshine and ingredients which are sourced as locally and sustainable as possible. We support our community and our team, giving back where possible. Our beer is best enjoyed as part of your perfect lifestyle, adding to any adventure. Making the most of any journey, whatever you do, be yourself. We are craftsmen. We apply a quiet, thought out, scientific approach to creating our beer, yet we always leave room for creativity and the unknown. Like any adventure you have to leave a little to chance. It’s the only way to create something unique and memorable. Welcome to paradise, enjoy our beer.
19 Venture Drive
(07) 5455 6128
Little Humid has always focused on preparing fresh food everyday. Wherever possible all produce is delivered fresh daily. The chefs begin work early in the morning to prepare all menu dishes on the day for the evening services. We pride ourselves on making our dishes completely in our own kitchen, from fresh pasta, baking desserts, to rolling our house lavosh. The menu is Contemporary Australian cuisine, with a heavy modern Italian influence. Our menu changes along with the Queensland seasons.
235 Gympie Terrace
(07) 5449 9755
Drawing heavily on Italian tradition, Locale Noosa offers a seasonally changing menu using the best in local produce and premium imported ingredients. Surrounded by lush gardens, Locale Noosa sits in a protected corner of Hastings Street just a few steps from the golden sands of Noosa Main Beach. Our menu features handmade pasta, stone fired pizzas, traditional Cicchetti, and an impressive selection of wines, beers and cocktails.
62 Hastings Street
(07) 5447 5111
Magic of India
At Magic of India, we are known for our heavenly Butter chicken, freshly baked Naan breads. We’ve been open for more than 20 years and are committed to serving only the best quality, traditional Indian Tandoori and Curry cuisine possible! Want to know the secret to our success? We grind and prepare every spice mix in-house to ensure a taste that’ll definitely bring you back for more! Thanks to our head chef, we are proud to have won multiple awards in our industry. There is no doubt that our food will take your taste buds for a culinary tour through regional India.
(07) 5449 7788
Mooshka Restaurant and Bar located at beautiful Sunshine Beach, Queensland has a funky eclectic mix of retro and vintage furniture, delicious drinks/dishes & DJ’s spinning old school vinyl on the weekends, all to create the Mooshka vibe, a relaxed cosy and welcoming atmosphere
46 Duke Street
(07) 5474 5571
Mr Jones and Me Cafe Bar and Grill
Mr Jones & Me Cafe Bar Grill is a locally owned restaurant providing quality craft beer and cider, mouth watering slow cooked Rib Fillet & more.........
301 Weyba Road
(07) 5474 1394
A three-level bistro, bar and events destination in an absolute waterfront location, offering a relaxed dining experience, panoramic water and sunset views and a modern Australian menu that lets seasonal produce shine.
194 Gympie Terrace
(07) 5440 5070
Noosa Heads Surf Life Saving Club
The Surf Club Restaurant offers beachfront dining with an extensive a la carte menu including: - seafood - steaks - pasta - fish & chips - salads - coffee & cakes as well as daily blackboard menu specials. Open Daily for lunch/dinner: 11am to 8:30pm (from 11.30am on Sat & Sun) Breakfast: Sat and Sun 8am to 10.30am
69 Hastings Street
(07) 5474 5688
Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar
Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar is perfect for a casual, yet elegant dining experience, overlooking a calm canal inlet of the Noosa River. A touch of elegance graces a spacious setting surrounded by lush greenery. The Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar menu is inspired by our Italian heritage: changing seasonally and honouring fresh and locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. Tantalising modern Italian cuisine is paired with award-winning wines from Australia’s most bountiful regions and imported from Europe to complete a memorable dining experience. Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar can be reached by road or boat along the beautiful Noosa River, and is one of the premier dining establishments on the Sunshine Coast and regularly hosts degustation dinners, long lunches, winemaker’s dinners and more.
142 Gympie Terrace
(07) 5474 4444
Orange on Sunrise
Orange on Sunrise is a family run, quaint, fun and funky, cafe/pizzeria located on the Noosa range. Homemade pizzas Wednesday till Sunday nights and lunch on the weekends.
1 Kingsgate Drive
(07) 5449 1100
Pitchfork Restaurant is located in the heart of Peregian Beach Square. We offer a modern Australian cuisine with a seasonally changed menu, licensed, stylish decor with a rustic feel. Owners Kim and Craig Galea are both chefs that completed their apprenticeships on the Sunshine Coast, with years of travel and experience in kitchens around Australia, they settled back on the coast and in 2010 opened Pitchfork Restaurant in the beautiful coastal town of Peregian Beach Expanding the Restaurant in 2013 to the space it is today, and winning a few awards along the way A place for locals and tourists alike come and experience Pitchfork Restaurant for your self !
5/4 Kingfisher Drive
(07) 5471 3697
Sails Restaurant Noosa Beachfront
Sails Restaurant Noosa Beachfront and its natural understated elegance is framed perfectly by views of Laguna Bay. A creative fusion of modern Australian cuisine, while keeping a strong focus on fresh, seasonal produce, is complimented by an award winning wine list, where three working cellars house one of the largest purpose built collections in Australia
75 Hastings Street
Sum Yung Guys
Here at Sum Yung Guys we have not only designed the menu, but also the dining room to highlight our spirit and passion for Asian cuisine and culture. The food is an expression of everything we have come to love about the region, the cocktails have been developed to compliment. We have crafted the menu to promote a share style; this would suggest we strongly encourage dining with friends, family and beyond. The dining room has been styled to capture the personalities of the 4 partners that share this dream; it has a warmth and energy that resembles the food we put on the plate. Our dream is not only to have our food and beverages represent our passion for excellence, but also have our service exceed anyone’s expectations in a casual environment.
46 Duke Street
Sunshine Beach Surf Club
You only have to experience the million dollar views and great vibe here once to keep coming back for life! Relax out on one of our decks and take in the fresh salty air or dine inside out of the elements. There is no better place to enjoy great service, delicious meals and refreshing beverages. The Surf Club Restaurant offers a range of tempting meals crafted from fresh ingredients and local produce at an affordable price. Relax out on one of our decks and take in the fresh salty air or dine inside out of the elements. There is no better place to enjoy great service, delicious meals and refreshing beverages. Reservations are preferred ~ please book your table with our friendly restaurant staff (07) 5447 5491 Take advantage of our Courtesy bus and relax knowing you can enjoy all the best we have to offer without hassle. The Surf Club is a Licensed club for Members and Guests (18 years+), please show your membership card or sign in upon entry. Family friendly: Parents and children will all enjoy a visit to our Club with a kids cubby and children’s menu on offer. Children must be supervised. Dress code: Casual – no bare feet and no wet togs.
(07) 5447 5491
Open 6 Days a week Tuesday-Sunday Lunch 11am-3pm Dinner 5pm-9pm (Closed Mondays) Sushi Yah-man is an authentic Japanese Izakaya Restaurant & Sushi Bar in one ... With a fun twist!! We only play reggae music!! We have bought our favourite food and favourite music to the one place to create a fun, relaxing & delicious dining experience.
7 Sunshine Beach Road
(07) 5324 1071
The Imperial Hotel Eumundi
A cornerstone of the hinterland village of Eumundi, the iconic Imperial Hotel has been welcoming locals and tourists since its opening in 1911. Now home to the Eumundi Brewery, this majestic Queenslander hotel is a Sunshine Coast 'must do'. With its colourful creative décor and murals, sweeping verandahs, sensational beer garden and relaxed vibe, you'll be drawn to the groove that is The Imperial – and indeed, the creative hub that is Eumundi. Our dining menu features classic pub favourites along with a selection of contemporary dishes – guaranteed to appeal to all the foodies in your tribe. When it comes to brews, try our very own Eumundi Brewery Lager or Eumundi Brewery Pale Ale + a range of other seasonal beers. Book in for a 60 minute Eumundi Brewery Tasting Tour, where you'll learn about the history of brewing in Eumundi, see where and how beer is made, and of course, sample the brews. The hotel is also a great place to soak up live music, with acoustic sets in The Beer Garden all weekend + some of the best bands in the business playing ticketed shows in our entertainment spaces known as The Bunker and The Brewery.
1 Etheridge Street
(07) 5442 8811
The Reef Hotel
The Noosa Reef Hotel captures the spirit of Noosa. With amazing views and an expansive panorama of the beautiful Laguna Bay and the North Shore, topped off with spectacular sunset views. Sit back, relax & enjoy all on offer at the Laguna Bar & Bistro. Our sun-soaked deck is the perfect place to enjoy a great meal with friends & family. Our bistro offers a wide selection of modern Australian cuisine at affordable pub prices. We have a family friendly dining atmosphere and you'll love our huge kids room with the latest movies in our mini cinema + climbing wall + retro video games + colouring in for the youngsters. On our lower level, we have raised the bar for Irish Pubs in Australia with our Flanagan's Irish Bar offering Guinness and Kilkenny on tap alongside a great range of beers and ciders. The menu is traditional Irish fare with great daily specials that can't be beaten.
19 Noosa Drive
(07) 5430 7500
BOOKINGS NOT REQUIRED Open Monday - Thursday 4pm - late Friday - Sunday 3pm - late Kitchen open until 11pm everynight The Village Bicycle concept started in 2013 in a park hangout after work. Trevor Aylward and Luke Czajkowskyj meet working at Woodfire Grill. After realising there was nowhere open past 9pm serving food they saw an opportunity and decided to as they say 'put their nuts out there' and give it a go.
6/16 Sunshine Beach Road
(07) 5474 5343
Zachary's Gourmet Pizza Bar
We have been providing locals and tourists with great food, cocktails and service for many years. Whether you’ve just come off the beach or are having a night out; wanting a table for two or a family friendly place on Hastings, Zachary’s can cater for you!
15 Hastings Street
(07) 5447 3211
Chill out and watch the world go by at Zachary's on the River, Noosaville. The perfect spot to enjoy cocktails at sunset and stunning views all the way to the Noosa River mouth. Well known for its relaxed atmosphere, and child-friendly lounge area, Zac's on the River is the perfect place to unwind. Open 7 days
271 Gympie Terrace
(07) 5440 5522