Restaurants

Top Choice Modern Australian in Tanunda

Fino Seppeltsfield

From humble beginnings in a little stone cottage on the Fleurieu Peninsula, Fino has evolved into one of Australia's best restaurants, now ensconced in the gorgeous 1851 Seppeltsfield estate west of Tanunda. Food fr…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Adelaide

Peel Street

Peel St itself – a long-neglected service lane in Adelaide's West End – is now Adelaide's after-dark epicentre, lined with hip bars and eateries, the best of which is this one. It's a super cool café/bistro/wine bar…
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, squid etc), p…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Port Elliot

Flying Fish Cafe

Sit down for a cafe breakfast and you'll be here all day − the views of Horseshoe Bay are sublime. Otherwise, grab some takeaway Coopers-battered flathead and chips and head for the sand. At night things get classy,…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Adelaide

Press

The pick of the restaurants on office-heavy Waymouth St. Super stylish (brick, glass, lemon-coloured chairs) and not afraid of offal (pan-fried lamb's brains, sweetbreads, grilled calf's tongue) or things raw (beef …
Top Choice Modern Australian in Penola & the Coonawarra Wine Region

Pipers of Penola

A classy, intimate dining room tastefully constructed inside a 1908 Methodist church, with friendly staff and seasonal fare. The menu is studded with ingredients like truffled parsnip, mustard fruit and labneh (Leba…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Mintaro

Reilly's

Reilly's started life as a cobbler's shop in 1856. An organic veggie garden out the back supplies the current restaurant, which is decorated with local art and serves creative, seasonal Mod Oz food (antipasto, rabbi…
Top Choice Cafe in Mount Gambier

Metro Bakery & Cafe

Ask a local where they go for coffee: chances are they'll say, 'the Metro, you fool!'. In the thick of things on the main drag, it's an efficient cafe with natty black-and-white decor, serving omelettes, salads, san…
Top Choice Cafe in Hahndorf

Seasonal Garden Cafe

Swimming against Hahndorf's mainstream currents – although slightly less earthy than it was, in its snappy new shopfront – this zero-waste cafe is adorned with wreaths, piles of pumpkins and strings of chubby chilli…
Top Choice Asian in Adelaide

Gin Long Canteen

This energetic food room is a winner. Chipper staff allocate you a space at the communal tables (bookings only for six or more) and take your order pronto. The food arrives just as fast: fab curries, slow-braised Th…