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Japanese in Jindabyne

Takayama

Takayama isn't your typical small-town Japanese restaurant; for starters there's very little sushi on the menu. Instead, expect heartier, weather-appropriate dishes such as gyoza (dumplings), karaage (fried chicken)…
Persian in Jindabyne

Café Darya

Fill up on slow-cooked lamb shank in Persian spices and rose petals or a rustic trio of dips at this long-standing eatery. BYO beer and wine. Cash only.
Cafe in Jindabyne

Birchwood

Healthy salads sit alongside toasted sandwiches and burgers on the menu of this bright and breezy cafe, which we would endorse more enthusiastically if it weren't for the insipid coffee on our last visit. On weekend…
Microbrewery in Jindabyne

Banjo Paterson Inn

This large stone building on the main road into town incorporates a pleasant-enough pub with a large front terrace, a dependable bistro and a winter-only nightclub. Kosciuszko Pale Ale is brewed on-site, and there a…
Cafe in Jindabyne

Red Door Roastery

Grab an outdoor table with lake views and plan your day's adventure over Jindy's best coffee and an all-day menu that includes a terrific breakfast wrap.