Geelong & The Bellarine Peninsula Restaurants

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Parkers Steakhouse Geelong

Parkers Steakhouse Geelong

Steak   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Geelong

Set in a charmingly rustic bluestone building circa 1853 at the end of Shorts Place is Parkers Steakhouse, a reputable restaurant on the Geelong dining scene. With an inviting atmosphere and rapport f...
Wine, food, music and good times await at Oneday Estate Winery & Function Centre on Curlewis Road in Curlewis. Just an hour’s drive from Melbourne, this winery is one of the Bellarine Peninsula’s most...
Offering a little bit of everything from café-style to your old school milk bar staples, JB's Café on Sunset Strip is a well-loved Ocean Grove local. JB's is a one-stop-shop with to-die-for burgers, g...
Newfolk

Newfolk

Cafe   $$$$$   Open Now

Newtown

Newtown locals head down Skene Street to find neighbourhood hangout Newfolk café to satisfy food and coffee cravings. Housed in an old corner butcher’s building, this quirky eatery rocks hand-painted ...
For the ultimate expression of what a combination of Modern Australian cuisine and artistic ambiance should be, head to Rustic Ram Café Bar & Restaurant on Wallace Street in Meredith. Strip back the h...
American-style hamburgers and Portuguese flame-grilled chicken are what keep Geelong locals returning time and again to Unorthodox Kitchen & Grill on Minerva Road in Herne Hill. Home to one of the wor...
Izz Cafe

Izz Cafe

Malaysian   $$$$$   Opens at 4:30:PM

Newcomb

Those craving authentic Malaysian fare head along Charles Street in Geelong to find Izz Café. Expect a cheery selamat dating on arrival at this well-loved local restaurant as you take a seat in a warm...
Head along Leather Street in Breakwater to find The Break Artisan Bakery, where a wide range of delicious bread and pastries has been satisfying Geelong foodies for more than 20 years. This wholesale ...
Arani Thai Restaurant

Arani Thai Restaurant

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Geelong

Fresh, bold and imaginative Thai fare is on the menu at Arani Thai Restaurant on Malop Street in Geelong. Settle into a moody vibe of subdued lighting, spice-coloured walls and potted greenery, with f...
Soak up magnificent bay views and fresh, local and soulful fare with flair at Edina Waterfront Café on Harding Street in Portarlington. A hidden gem perched on the hill, sip a coffee on the deck as ba...
Shinya Ramen

Shinya Ramen

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Geelong

Soul-warming ramen served with flair is what keeps Geelong foodies coming back time and again to Shinya Ramen on Gheringhap Street. This restaurant located in the university district close to the wate...
Saltbush Fine Foods

Saltbush Fine Foods

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 9:30:AM

Queenscliff

Set in a historic Queenscliff heritage building, Saltbush Fine Foods delights the inner gourmand with a well-rounded taste of Victorian farm produce, as a café and providore rolled into one. Lining th...
Discerning Geelong diners head along Moorabool Street to find Golden Dragon Yumcha Restaurant for authentic dim sum and Cantonese dishes. Since 2015, this well-loved local has been dishing up the trad...
Find succulent seafood on the menu from dawn to dusk at Bay View Bar & Grill on Eastern Beach Road in East Geelong. Sit alfresco and soak up the sun and balmy breezes, or chill out indoors in a stylis...
Bringing together award-winning wines, delectable food and spectacular views across Port Phillip Bay, head to Terindah Estate on McAdams Lane for fine fare with flair. Visit one of the Bellarine Penin...
El Santo Geelong

El Santo Geelong

Mexican   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Geelong

Touted as the best Mexican north of the border, El Santo Geelong on Ryrie Street is the Mexican laneway you’ve been looking for. A brightly coloured interior paired with vibrant tunes and the watchful...
Man Bo Restaurant

Man Bo Restaurant

Chinese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Geelong

Come and find your lost treasure at Man Bo Restaurant on Moorabool Street in Geelong. After a million-dollar makeover, this Chinese restaurant exudes Oriental charm with golden dragons, red accents an...
Founders & Co

Founders & Co

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Lara

Great food, great value and great company await Lara foodies at Founders & Co on Station Lake Road. Just a 20-minute drive from Geelong’s CBD, this family-friendly contemporary Mod Oz restaurant has u...
Bobby Dre's

Bobby Dre's

Mexican   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Newtown

When burger met taco, a love affair was started at Bobby Dre’s on Pakington Street in Newtown. This fun and funky Tex-Mex restaurant greets amigos with a white cottage façade and paved courtyard, whil...
Hanoi Kitchen

Hanoi Kitchen

Vietnamese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Barwon Heads

Residing within a heritage-listed cottage on Barwon Head’s main shopping strip along Hitchcock Avenue, is locally loved Vietnamese restaurant Hanoi Kitchen. Open the front courtyard gate to be greeted...