Top Choice Cafe in Tamworth

Ruby's Cafe & Gift Store

This fabulous, funky cafe with sprawling courtyard could be straight out of Melbourne's inner west, serving inner-city breakfast treats like Moroccan eggs, avocado smash and a particularly noteworthy take on the hum…
Top Choice Bakery in Armidale

Goldfish Bowl

First-rate coffee and delectable baked goods pulled from the wood-fired oven make this a worthy pit stop while in Armidale. Load up on pastries, sourdough bread or gourmet pizza for carb-loaded heaven.
Top Choice Modern Australian in Tamworth

Pig and Tinder Box

In the heart of Tamworth, 'the Pig' is the consistent go-to for tasty small plates, delicious wood-fired pizzas, killer cocktails and a bustling vibe.
Modern Australian in Tamworth


Almost always open and just as frequently popular, the polished concrete floors amplify the din of the delighted diners in this modern park-side establishment in Tamworth, but there's no denying one of the better al…
Fusion in Armidale

Bistro on Cinders

Behind Armidale's post office is this cool, contemporary, family-run bistro à la mode focused around a small courtyard. The ever-changing menu fuses a variety of Asian and Western styles to create inventive dishes l…
French in Tamworth

Le Pruneau

This French-owned cottage-style cafe and restaurant in West Tamworth is worth seeking out for its creative, delicious cooking. There's a local organic market behind the cottage on Saturday mornings. Dinner bookings …
Cafe in Tamworth

Wray Organic Market & Cafe

This organic market in Tamworth is a great place to pick up certified organic goods for a picnic, or just stop in for free-trade coffee and delicious guilt-free treats.
Pizza in Tenterfield

Tenterfield Gourmet Pizza

Tenterfield's only pizza joint just happens to be an excellent one. Fans of the genre will not be disappointed. Tasty homestyle pastas are also available.
Asian in Tamworth

Dragon Palace

The best thing about this Chinese joint is the chef's willingness to accommodate those with food intolerances. The banquets are excellent value.
Modern Australian in Inverell

The Union Bar

For the best food, vibe and drinks in Inverell, head to the Union, with an ever-changing Modern Australian menu, and chic inner-city vibe.