Top Choice Seafood in Ceduna

Ceduna Oyster Bar

Pick up a box of freshly shucked molluscs and head for the foreshore, or sit up on the rooftop here (are the renovations finished yet?) and watch the road trains rumble in from WA. Fresh as can be.
Top Choice Italian in Coober Pedy

John's Pizza Bar & Restaurant

Serving up table-sized pizzas, hearty pastas and heat-beating gelato, you can't go past John's. Grills, salads, burgers, yiros, and fish and chips also available. Sit inside, order some takeaways, or pull up a seat …
Top Choice Pub Food in Stirling Area

Stirling Hotel

The owners spent so much money tarting up this gorgeous old dame, it's a wonder they can pay the staff. A runaway success, the free-flowing bistro (classy pub grub and pizzas) and romantic restaurant (upmarket regio…
Top Choice Cafe in McLaren Vale

Blessed Cheese

The cute staff at this blessed cafe crank out great coffee, croissants, wraps, salads, tarts, burgers, cheese platters, murderous cakes and funky sausage rolls. The menu changes every couple of days, always with an …
Top Choice Cafe in Gulf St Vincent Beaches

Star of Greece

Port Willunga is home to the eternally busy, cliff-top seafood shack the Star of Greece, named after a shipwreck: funky decor, great staff and a sunny outdoor patio. We asked the waiter where the whiting was caught:…
Top Choice Cafe in Streaky Bay


It looks like a big shipping container from the street, but this jaunty corrugated-iron-clad cafe is the town's social pacemaker, with murals, Moroccan lanterns and water views from the wrap-around balcony. Dishes f…
Top Choice Seafood in Port Lincoln

Fresh Fish Place

Check the fish-of-the-day on the blackboard out the front of this fabulous seafood shack. Inside you can buy fresh local seafood straight off the boats (King George whiting, tuna, kingfish, flathead etc), plus Coffi…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Auburn


'Terroir' – a word often associated with the wine trade – defines the nature of a place: it's altitude, its soil, its climate, its vibe. At this excellent restaurant it applies to ingredients, sourced seasonally fro…
Top Choice Cafe in Mount Gambier

Metro Bakery & Cafe

Ask a local where they go for coffee: chances are they'll say 'Metro'. Right in the thick of things on the main drag, it's an efficient cafe with natty black-and-white decor, serving omelettes, focaccias, sandwiches…
Top Choice Cafe in Quorn

Quorn Cafe

The menu board at this unexpected hippie cafe is an old door hung on the wall, covered with brown-paper sandwich bags. Each bag has a menu item scribbled on it: lamb burger, chicken and smoked salmon salad, egg and …