Throughout the coast, you can discover heaps of different dining experiences from the traditional cooking of the hinterland to new style cuisine with inspiration from all over the world. What’s more, the climate is perfect for alfresco meals at all times of the day. Restaurant hubs are Hastings St in Noosa, Thomas St in Noosaville, Sunshine Beach, the Plaza Food Court in Maroochydore and Mooloolaba’s Wharf and Esplanade.
The food here is delicious and the views are great. Blue Angel’s cuisine is made with organic seasonal products from local farmers, and seafood from local fishermen.
The Terrace Seafood Restaurant
This award-winning restaurant is the place to go if you are a seafood lover, because of its fresh selection of seafood and its roasts – oh, and do remember the delicious dessert bar of course.
Wasabi Sunshine Beach
This Japanese restaurant offers a unique and stylish dining experience either in the traditional Tatami room or in the contemporary dining room with a menu ranging from sushi to wagyu steak.
Bistro C Beach Bar & Restaurant
Bistro C Beach Bar & Restaurant is great for good old traditional Australian food. Also, the breakfast here is excellent so make sure not to miss it.
This is a lively restaurant with live music entertainment at weekends. You can come here for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Magic of India
This award-winning restaurant (Best Take-Away in Noosa) serves delicious traditional Indian curries and Tandoori cuisine. You have the option of dining in, take-away or have your food delivered to your door.
At Aromas, they serve delicious Asian and Mediterranean inspired dishes in a spacious and modern interior. Not only will you eat great Asian food here but they also make an exquisite espresso.
This long-established Thai restaurant serves up tasty dishes. Have a delicious meal to a great price, good option when you are in the mood for Thai.
Holy Mackerel Fish Café
You gotta try the fish’n’chips and homemade ice cream at this place – it’s mouth-watering.
EBB Waterfront Restaurant
Stylish food with a focus on premium produce from the local and regional areas around Australia and overseas awaits you at EBB Waterfront Restaurant. This is also a great venue for bigger events such as weddings, birthday parties and other celebrations.
Earth Bistro Wine Bar
This restaurant serves some of the best tapas available along the Sunshine Coast. They are open every day of the week and if you cannot make it for dinner then try to go there for lunch.
Watch the pelicans dive for fish in the Maroochy River as you sink into the comfortable cane lounges devouring Asian and Mediterranean flavours. The food is absolutely delicious here.
Cato’s Restaurant & Bar
Cato’s excellent seafood buffet offers a super selection including Sydney rock oysters, king prawns, freshly cooked sand crab and wok-fried dishes cooked while you watch. The restaurant has its own wine list and wine cellar, or you can bring your own.
Key Restaurant Maleny
This restaurant will invite you to an evening of a fusion between African, Caribbean and Mediterranean flavours. If you have something special to celebrate, or even if you do not, this is a place which you cannot miss out on.
At Spice Bar you are in for a real Asian treat. The owners have had many successful restaurants around Australia but have finally settled down here in the beautiful Sunshine Coast. The menu changes with the season and the service is knowledgeable and attentive.
Pitchfork Restaurant is located just in the centre of Peregian Beach Square. The menu is modern Australian and changes with the season. You can come here for brunch, lunch or dinner.