2020 SA Readers' Choice Awards

"Fantastic imagination and technique"
Just 15 minutes from Adelaide, overlooking the rolling patchwork of Piccadilly Valley, is Mount Lofty House, home to Hardy’s Verandah Restaurant. An elegant atmosphere awaits, styled with true refinem...
"Easy, breezy, alfresco dining."
The Shack Cafe & Pizzeria

The Shack Cafe & Pizzeria

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Aldinga

For a tasty bite to eat when in Aldinga, make your way to The Shack Café & Pizzeria on Old Coach Road. This coastal heritage listed café is a short drive from the turquoise coastline of Port Willunga ...
Discover the beauty of McLaren Vale at Serafino, a winery, restaurant and accommodation venue nestled among 200-year-old gum trees, lakes and rolling hillsides. The largest venue space in McLaren Vale...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
An all-encompassing destination for wine tastings, functions, mouth-watering local cuisine and an enviable view, Mt Lofty Ranges Vineyard has fast warranted itself an enthusiastic loyal following. A r...
The Feathers

The Feathers

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 9:00:AM

Burnside

Simple done well is the motto at Feathers Hotel & Pavilion on Glynburn Road in Burnside. This newly renovated venue delivers three dining options – a bustling café with a fun vibe of great coffee, piz...
"2019 Readers' Choice - Regional"
Built in 1988, Woodstock Coterie Restaurant in McLaren Flat encompasses Mod Oz dining amid a quintessentially native Australian backdrop. Designed among towering, century-old gum trees, this semi-circ...
Mimasu

Mimasu

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Adelaide CBD

12 Chef Hat Award
Taking inspiration from modern Japanese culture, cuisine and style, Mimasu on King William Street in Adelaide garners a loyal local following. Join friends at the neon lit bar and share an after-work ...
"Plant-Based Vietnamese Eatery"
Metta Sol

Metta Sol

Vietnamese   $$$$$   Opens at 9:00:AM

Goodwood

Symbolising universal loving kindness by nature, Metta Sol in Goodwood is inspired by Vietnamese roots in family and culture. This plant-based eatery lies within a sandstone cottage on Goodwood Road, ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Providing the ingredients for a quintessential Adelaide Hills dining experience is Maximilian's Restaurant and Saint & Scholar Cellar Door. Nestled among vineyards, this heritage homestead circa 1851 ...
"Best Restaurant on Kangaroo Island"
Sunset Food & Wine

Sunset Food & Wine

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Kangaroo Island

13 Chef Hat Award
Residing on the idyllic Kangaroo Island off the coast of South Australia is renowned restaurant, Sunset Food & Wine. With undisturbed ocean views, the surrounding environment has influenced a coastal ...
Slate Restaurant

Slate Restaurant

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Sevenhill

12 Chef Hat Award
Taste produce straight from the garden accompanied by estate wines at Slate Restaurant on Polish Hill Road in Sevenhill. At the heart of everything involved with Pikes Wines in the Clare Valley, Slate...
"The perfect place to wine down."
Commitment to culinary traditions and memories inextricably linked to the family dining table are the catalyst behind Mitolo Wines – Little Wolf Osteria on McMurtrie Road in McLaren Vale. This newly r...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
The Lane Vineyard

The Lane Vineyard

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Hahndorf

13 Chef Hat Award
Worth a detour? Without question! If not for the picturesque setting, the food at The Lane Vineyard restaurant in Hahndorf certainly makes any travel worthwhile. Nestled in the Adelaide Hills, The Lan...
For those looking to stay a night or two in the Adelaide Hills, Longview Vineyard Accommodation is sure to have you covered. Located only a 45-minute drive from Adelaide’s CBD and built on gentle slop...
"2019 Readers' Choice Award"
BA:M Adelaide

BA:M Adelaide

Asian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Adelaide CBD

Residing along Currie Street in the heart of Adelaide City is locally loved Korean fusion restaurant BA:M Adelaide. Discover an interior fitted out with blond timber furnishings, bamboo ceiling featur...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Cafe Sia Gawler

Cafe Sia Gawler

Mediterranean   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Gawler

Tucked inside the Gawler Green Shopping Centre on Tulloch Road, Café Sia Gawler finds popularity among a loyal local crowd for sumptuous cuisine and tantalising beverages. Warm and inviting for the wh...
Nestled amid a tranquil garden setting you’ll find William Macintosh Motor Lodge, on Stewart Terrace in Naracoorte, just inland from Mount Gambier. Whether you’re travelling between Melbourne and Adel...
360 Gradi

360 Gradi

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Adelaide CBD

For traditional Italian cuisine in Adelaide, take to 360 Gradi restaurant on Magill Road in St Morris. Greeted by friendly staff into a warm atmosphere as thick aromas waft from a wood-fired oven, gue...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
While visiting the Port Lincoln area of the Eyre Peninsula, a visit to The Line & Label on Whillas Road is an absolute must. Perched regally above the vineyard of Peter Teakle Wines, The Line & Label ...
The Cudlee Cafe

The Cudlee Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Cudlee Creek

Nestled in the Adelaide Hills, perched atop of winding Gorge Road in Cudlee Creek is locally loved The Cudlee Café. A cosy interior awaits with comfy sofas, an open fireplace and homely ornaments, whi...