Rockhampton - Eating
Rockhampton isn’t just about beef, but yes, in the Beef Capital of Australia, you will find some of the best steaks in Australia. You could also head on to the Capricorn Coast and sample the freshest and most tantalising seafood that is literally straight off the trawler, either relaxing on the beach with fish and chips or dining at one of the waterfront restaurants.
Set right on the edge of the Fitzroy River, it blends the best in contemporary Australian cuisine with traditional Central Queensland dishes, and many old favourites. The reasonably priced menu means that you don’t need to wait for a special occasion to enjoy dining out with family and friends.
Ascot Stone Grill Restaurant
You will enjoy the taste and flavour of the food in this restaurant – everything is cooked on volcanic stone! Open from 10am every day. The menu includes steaks and seafood specials.
Great Western Hotel
Great steaks, great beer and great rodeo is what this place is all about. Since Rockhampton is dubbed the beef capital of Australia, this place fits right in.
Why not try one of their delicious meals served with a pint of Guinness? There is an open courtyard and weekly live entertainment including Irish dancing.
Bush Inn Bar & Grill
A straightforward family owned business, it provides simple wholesome food. Realistically priced menu and has an excellent atmosphere and the service is good.
Hog’s Breath Café
Modern Australian food is on offer, as is a relaxed and fun experience. On the menu you will find a lot of different and good dishes like grilled ribs, seafood, pasta and burgers.