Ahhh Noosa, the relaxation capital of Australia. With it’s beautiful beach and breathtaking National Park, it really is the perfect holiday spot or weekend getaway if you’re lucky enough to be local. And with any good holiday, comes delicious food and dining experiences. We’ve listed some of our favourites for anyone lucky enough to be visiting the area.
Your morning is set with a visit to Blended Health Bar. Using AllPress Coffee Roasters, the coffee here is some of the best you’ll find along Noosa’s famed Hastings St. Whilst ordering your morning caffeine hit, be sure not to miss the insane blended health bowls this bar whips up. Although the famed açaí may be your top option, don’t shy away from trying one of the other insane creations. Our pick? Either the Blue Ocean Bowl or Hulk Bowl, all topped with homemade GF muesli and delicious fruits. Make sure to take a pic, these bowls are irresistibly pretty!
18 Hastings St, Noosa Heads 4567 | 0468 407 440 | www.blendedhealthbar.com.au
The perfect spot to people watch along Hastings St. Aromas, a French-style cafe/ restaurant provides mouthwatering breakfast, yummy baguettes for lunch and an extensive dinner menu. Or alternatively choose something from their bar menu and sip on a cocktail or two whilst watching the world pass by.
32 Hastings St, Noosa Heads 4567 | (07) 5474 9788 | www.aromasnoosa.com.au
With pastries that guarantee to sell our before 10am, Felix is popular with locals and tourists alike. This is the perfect pit stop before walking up to the National Park or spending the morning on Noosa Heads Beach. From Wednesday – Sunday night, be sure to enjoy what Felix has to offer by night with a cheese platter, accompanied by French or Italian wine from their extensive list.
60 Hastings St, Noosa Heads 4567 | (07) 5449 2135 | www.novellusgroup.com/hasting
This pizzeria claims to make the best pizza on the Sunshine Coast, and honestly it would be hard to find a contender to beat their delicious sourdough pizzas. Begin the night on the Salumi and Mozzarella Bar before moving to their pizza menu. Be sure to share, you’re going to want to try a few. El Capitano makes it’s pizza bases from organic sourdough which is fermented for 72 hours. The Wild Mushroom, cheese based pizza is one not to be missed, along with the San Daniele Prosciutto. Don’t eat too much before arriving, you’re going to want to be hungry to enjoy everything at this superb pizzeria. Takeaway is also available.
Upstairs 52 Hastings St, Noosa Heads 4567 | (07) 5474 9990 | www.elcapitano.com.au
Don’t be put off by the long line, Betty’s knows how to deliver delicious burgers, and quickly. Betty’s is an iconic Noosa establishment, which has now expanded Australia wide. So it seems necessary that when in Noosa you check out this original burger shack and enjoy one of their mouth-watering burgers or delicious creamy shakes. What’s more, Betty’s currently offer free delivery along Hastings Street and Noosa Main Beach! So skip the line all together by ordering online.
Shop 2/50 Hastings St Noosa Heads 4567 | (07) 5455 4367 | www.bettysburgers.com.au
A trip to Noosa isn’t complete without a drink and dinner at the Surf Life Saving Club. Located on Noosa Heads Beach, this is the perfect place to sit during lunchtime and watch the swimmers, paddle boarders and surfers out at play. Or arrive later in the afternoon to watch the sunset. You’ll find all the pub favourites including the Chicken Parma and the Surf Club Fish & Chips. Food comes quickly, so be prepared once you order.
69 Hastings St, Noosa Heads 4567 | (07) 5474 5688 | www.noosasurfclub.com.au
Located on the top deck of Noosa Boathouse, the Sunset Bar offers you one of the best sunset views in the area. Delicious cocktails, including the $10 Noosa River Sling, this is the perfect place to sit back, relax and enjoy a few drinks whilst the sun goes down. Remember your sunglasses, you’ll need them.
194 Gympie Tce, Noosaville 4566 | (07) 5440 5070 | www.noosaboathouse.com.au/sunset-bar
Recently opened Land & Sea Brewery is Noosa’s first and original craft brewery. Located in Noosaville, this place doesn’t only provide great beer but features a delicious menu with the homemade fresh potato chips a must. And if you’re a beer lover, we recommend booking a brewery tour to learn all about the process used by the brewers here. Oh and did we mention $10 Aperol Spritz all day Saturday from 10am. Now that sounds like a perfect way to start the weekend!
19 Venture Dr, Noosaville 4566 | (07) 5455 6128 | www.landandseabrewery.com