Top Choice Italian in Mission Beach

Caffe Rustica

This contemporary corrugated-iron beach shack is home to some seriously delicious home-made pastas and crispy-crust pizzas; they also make their own gelato and sorbet. Be sure to book ahead.
Top Choice Cafe in Mission Beach

Bingil Bay Cafe

Everything is groovy at this lavender landmark, from the eclectic menu to the mellow vibes emanating from the porch. Breakfast is a highlight, or just grab a coldie and immerse yourself in the art displays, live mus…
Barbecue in Mission Beach

Scotty's Bar & Grill

There are no surprises at this bar-grill; it’s linked to Scotty’s backpackers and offers up cheap backpacker meals of the lasagne and pasta type, as well as free wine (ask when!). There’s a bit of a disco in the wee…
Modern Australian in Mission Beach


Cafe in Mission Beach

Early Birds Cafe

Early Birds’ all-day tropical Aussie Brekkie ($13.50) of bacon and eggs, grilled tomato and local banana, toast, and tea or coffee goes down a treat after a morning swim.
Modern Australian in Mission Beach

Garage Bar & Grill

This super-social spot on Mission's 'Village Green' serves delicious 'sliders' (mini burgers), free-pour cocktails ($14), good coffee, cakes and tapas. Wash it all down with some toe-tappin' live music.
International in Mission Beach

Mission Beach Ecovillage Restaurant

Licensed, on-site restaurant.
International in Mission Beach

Castaways Bar/Restaurant

Seafood in Mission Beach

Fish Bar

For socialising and scarfing, this place is tough to top. It's laid-back yet lively, with a zingy menu that includes lots of seafood.
International in Mission Beach


The colourful chairs on the pavement mark Zenbah as the vibrant little eatery/hang-out that it is. The food ranges from Middle Eastern to Asian all the way back to pizza, and you can digest it all against a backdrop…