Top ChoiceGreek in Apollo Bay

Chris’s Beacon Point Restaurant

Feast on memorable ocean views, deliciously fresh seafood and Greek-influenced dishes at Chris' hilltop fine-dining sanctuary among the treetops. Reservations recommended.

Cafe in Apollo Bay

Platypi Chocolate

A tasteful cafe in a modern architecturally designed space, Platypi has a prime location overlooking the bush where you can enjoy its delectable homemade Belgian chocolates. Its signature item is the...

Australian in Apollo Bay

La Bimba

Come to this relaxed upstairs fine-diner bistro for a seafood-heavy selection driven by seasonal, local catch and produce. Ocean views and a good wine list complement the likes of chilli Portarlington mussels,...

Cafe in Apollo Bay

Sandy Feet Cafe

One of the better choices along the main drag, this health store and cafe offers the full gamut of cooked breakfasts, sandwiches, and decent vegetarian and vegan choices. It stays open for dinner at weekends,...

Cafe in Apollo Bay

Otway NouriShed

An old potato shed converted into a rustic cafe, NouriShed serves sourdough toasties, pies and burgers, along with fair-trade coffee. Scattered about are several interesting local-history displays. It's on the...

Cafe in Apollo Bay

Forrest General Store

This appealing provedore on Forrest's main strip has house-made pies, toasties and excellent coffee roasted in nearby Apollo Bay. They also have basic groceries for campers, and produce their own gin here,...

Cafe in Apollo Bay

Bay Leaf Cafe

A local favourite for its innovative menu, good coffee, breakfast bagels, lobster rolls (in summer), Wagyu-beef burgers and chargrilled squid. Add a boutique-beer selection and a friendly atmosphere, and you have...

Fish & Chips in Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay Fishermen's Co-op

The best fish and chips in town is at the local fisherman's co-op, directly on the wharf. Most of its fish and crayfish is caught locally; check the Facebook page for the latest catch.

Italian in Apollo Bay


The best Italian food you'll get for some distance, Casalingo is a no-brainer if you're after thin-crust pizza or homemade pastas, including the likes of slow-braised ragú with gnocchi or blue-swimmer-crab linguine.

Bakery in Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay Bakery

Tasty selection of homemade pies, including the signature scallop pie (though these days it's exorbitantly priced). Also does sandwiches on freshly baked sourdough.