Restaurants

Top Choice Japanese in Noosa

Wasabi

An award-winning, waterside destination restaurant, Wasabi is on the lips of every local gourmand. Premium produce from the region and Wasabi's own farm sings in delicate yet thrilling dishes like handmade duck-egg …
Top Choice Modern Australian in Noosa

Noosa Beach House

An uncluttered mix of white walls, glass and timber, this effortlessly chic restaurant belongs to globe-trotting celebrity chef Peter Kuravita. Seasonal ingredients and fresh local seafood underscore a contemporary …
Top Choice Modern Australian in Noosa

Thomas Corner

Lunching ladies rightfully adore this casually chic, alfresco nosh spot. It's run by locally renowned chef David Rayner, whose vibrant, beautifully plated creations might see locally smoked fish paired with endive, …
Top Choice Modern Australian in Noosa

Ricky's River Bar & Restaurant

Perched on the Noosa River, elegant Ricky's is the darling of business folk discussing deals over long lunches. Reserve a table for lunch (the view is half the experience) and swoon over dishes like chargrilled cala…
Burgers in Noosa

Betty's Burgers & Concrete Co

Betty's has achieved cult status all the way down Australia's east coast, which explains the queues at its lush, semi-alfresco Noosa outlet – but the burgers are worth the wait for pillowy soft buns and flawlessly g…
American in Noosa

Bordertown BBQ & Taqueria

Pimped with murals by Queensland artists Mitch 13 and Thom Stuart, clued-in Bordertown rocks great burgers and succulent tacos (with authentic shells made by a Mexican family in Melbourne). Libations at the concrete…
Pizza in Noosa

El Capitano

Down an easy-to-miss path and up a set of stairs is Noosa's best pizzeria, a hip, swinging hot spot with bar seating (good for solo diners), louvred windows and marine-themed street art. The light, fluffy pizzas her…
Bakery in Noosa

Tanglewood Organic Sourdough Bakery

Part of the upmarket Belmondos Organic Market, Tanglewood will have you oohing and aahing over its just-made, buttery pastries, artfully displayed on timber logs. If you can't make up your mind, opt for the standout…
Modern Australian in Noosa

Gaston

While the food may not always knock your socks off, it's tasty and matched by an unpretentious air that makes Gaston a winner. People-watch over chilli-spiked Vietnamese sticky-pork salad or spanner-crab spaghettini…
Cafe in Noosa

10 Hastings

A breezy, buzzing cafe with especially delicious breakfast dishes. Chow down a smashing smashed avo with sweet-potato hummus, pumpkin seeds, Persian feta and pistachio dukkah, or tackle the healthier-than-thou Super…