Top Choice Cafe in Koonwarra

Koonwarra Store

Local produce and wines are on sale in this renovated timber building. It's also a renowned cafe that serves simple food with flair, priding itself on using organic, low-impact suppliers and products – go the Koonie…
Top Choice Japanese in Inverloch

Tomo's Japanese Inverloch

Modern Japanese cuisine prepared to perfection. Start with tender sushi or sashimi, and don’t miss the gyoza (dumplings) or tempura tiger prawns. They have Sapporo on tap and a good range of Japanese whiskeys. Cash …
Pub Food in South Gippsland

Ocean View Hotel

An iconic coastal pub, the Killy is worth a stop for a meal or a pint. Enjoy ocean views from the outdoor terrace or sit by the fire. The classy bistro with polished floorboards has a good menu of seafood dishes, pa…
Cafe in Fish Creek

9 Acres

Along Fish Creek's charming main strip is this rustic cafe-provedore with a countrified inner-Melbourne vibe. It's one of the best spots for coffee in South Gippsland, and its menu is big on local produce, as well a…
Pub in South Gippsland

Archies Couch

Definitely worth making a detour for is this cool little gastropub that specialises in local Gippsland beers and wines. The menu is all about regional produce and you can expect the likes of Southern fried chicken, …
Cheese in South Gippsland

Prom Country Cheese

Get among Gippsland's rolling green countryside, famed for it's dairy products, and pay a visit to this family-run farm producing award-winning soft cheeses. Grab a tasting plate ($10) to sample eight of its cheeses…
Pub Food in Fish Creek

Fish Creek Hotel

Within an impressive historic art deco building (c 1939), this iconic pub is Fish Creek's best spot for a meal. Food is standard pub fare – parmas, fisherman's baskets, steaks etc – but it does a wonderful selection…
Cafe in Inverloch

Vela Nine

New owners have transformed this tapas bar into a smart cafe-bar that does excellent coffee, cooked breakfasts, steak sandwiches and homemade pies. On Friday and Saturday nights they do a modern Australian dinner.
Cafe in Korumburra

Grow Lightly Food Hub

Just across from the Coal Creek Village is this earthy cafe that stocks organic, biodynamic produce grown no further than a radius of 60km – and sold at prices that undercut the major supermarkets. They also do Ethi…