We could tell you it’s no big deal, that it’s just food. But if we’re being honest, it’s not just food—Noosa is packed with culinary experiences that will make your getaway one to remember. But only if you know where to go. Luckily, we have the inside scoop on the best plates in town.
If your hours of pampering and lounging haven’t relaxed you enough, take a quick stroll to Bistro C to wine, dine and unwind. Its classic resort fare changes with the season, so make sure to swing by again on your next stay.
Where the atmosphere is as explosive as the food. With cracking Asian fusion cuisine, music and delicious cocktails, Sum Yung Guys is so much more than the sum of its parts. Their fun and flavourful eats are the perfect way to wake up after an afternoon nap by the pool.
Slow holiday mornings equal perfect timing for a ferry adventure along the Noosa River followed by lunch at Noosaville's Noosa Boathouse. Best known for their stunning water views and fantastic food and service, this popular Noosa establishment offers something for everyone across all three levels.
Ricky’s is a great spot for holiday-goers—in part because it’s where locals go to feel like they’re on holiday. Swing by to sip on best-in-class cocktails with your friends, and make some new ones while you’re there.
There’s eating local, then there’s eating Locale. This Italian diner is just steps away from Netanya, but it’s locally-sourced bites would be worth a trek across town. Stop by for lunch, dinner or a cocktail—or all three. It’s right there, after all.
Eating at Miss Moneypenny’s is like going on a holiday from your holiday. The meals are Mediterranean-inspired with a global twist, for an all-around well-traveled dining experience. Your next destination? Anywhere you want.
VanillaFood is anything but vanilla, with a bright and bold array of palate pleasers. From smoothie bowls to salads, everything is artfully crafted and locally sourced, guaranteeing a totally authentic taste of Noosa.
If your holiday planning was constantly interrupted by daydreams of beachside seafood with world-class wines—pinch yourself. Then book in at Season Restaurant. Easy yet elegant, Season Restaurant combines the sights and tastes of Noosa in one incredible dining experience.
Pair beach walks and El Capitano and you’ve got the perfect Noosa day. This fine bistro is trusted for its take on old world pizzas, made using certified organic fresh milled flour, filtered water, sea salt and a 72hour fermentation process. Plus, it has just about as many cocktails as Noosa Main Beach has grains of sand.
Fresh, seasonal produce on the beach. Need we say more? Boardwalk Bistro on Hastings offers the very best in beachfront dining, serving up modern Australian cuisine featuring seasonal, sustainable and ethical produce. Don't miss out on their $2 oyster happy hour - perfect to pair with one of their chilled cocktails or boutique wines.
By now you’re probably full. But there’s always room for dessert. Our pick? Artisan gelato from Massimo's Gelateria or waffles-on-a-stick from Happy Pops on Hastings St. After all that, it’s definitely time for a lie-down.