Warrnambool restaurants

Cafe in Warrnambool

Simon's Waterfront

Feeling more Bondi than Warrnambool, this uber-trendy cafe has killer seafront views. It does a breakfast pizza among the usual cooked-egg options, while for lunch there's a pleasing choice of moules frites, seafood…
Pizza in Warrnambool

Standard Dave

Standard Dave attracts a young indie crowd, here for awesome pizzas, a drink and decent music. Its thin-crust pizzas use quality ingredients made from scratch or sourced locally. Be sure to head next door to bar Dar…
Cafe in Warrnambool

Pavilion Cafe & Bar

Sun streams into this industrial-feel cafe right on the breakwater. Gaze out to the ocean through big glass windows or from a spot on the deck. Lunch is modern Australian, with the likes of tempura-flathead burgers …
International in Warrnambool

Proudfoots Boathouse

Directly on the Hopkins River, this 1885 heritage-listed boathouse does a seasonal menu featuring the likes of Portland flake and chips, beef rendang and pork-belly dishes. The shimmering lake views are glorious whe…
Cafe in Warrnambool


A hipster-centric deli doing the likes of smoked bacon and poached eggs with sriracha mayo for brekkie, and slow-cooked lamb-shoulder tacos or gourmet steak sandwiches for lunch. There's also single-origin coffees a…
Burgers in Warrnambool

Kermond's Hamburgers

Likely not much has changed at this burger joint since it opened in 1949, with Laminex tables, wood-panelled walls and classic milkshakes served in stainless-steel tumblers. Its burgers are an institution.
Food Truck in Warrnambool

Matchbox Espresso

Parked outside the Fletcher Jones Market is this cool little caravan doing great coffee and toasties. In summer it sets up a garden bar from 3pm Sundays.
Cafe in Warrnambool

Fishtales Café

Upbeat, earthy and friendly, with a massive menu covering the globe. There are plenty of enticing all-day breakfast options, too, and the sunny courtyard is a nice spot for a glass of wine.
Cafe in Warrnambool


A classy cafe in a heritage building with minimalist decor and tables lined with butcher paper. Expect sophisticated breakfasts, homemade sausage rolls, cakes and coffee.
Market in Warrnambool

Fresh Market

If you're in town on the first or third Sunday of the month head down to Warrnambool's seaside market to sample local produce from the vendors who set up shop.