Food, food, and more food! Are you looking for the best restaurants in Yeppoon for the ultimate eating experience?
If there’s one thing that makes Yeppoon worth visiting, it’s our culinary delights of fresh seafood, delicious meats, summer cocktails and their generous wine selection. Not only is this coastal town known for its outdoor adventure and beachside views, but it’s also a great place to enjoy food and explore the best restaurants in Yeppoon. It’s time to go on a gastronomic adventure, and we’re giving you a full list of what we consider to be 5 of the best restaurants in Yeppoon, and all just a 5-minute walk from Villa Mar Colina.
Whether you’re on vacation with family, friends or on a romantic getaway with your partner, there’s an array of restaurants to choose from while staying at Villa Mar Colina. So, If you’re in search of what to eat in Yeppoon, look no further! We’ve got our very own top picks for your food cravings.
After your sunny adventures sailing away in the ocean, swimming, snorkelling and spotting turtles at sea, find the perfect spot to hang out and have sunset cocktails – there are just so many exciting places to wine and dine in Yeppoon! Indulge in fresh and delicious seafood with the best selection of wines and spirits, and find the top 5 must-visit culinary destinations in Yeppoon.
1. Vue Wine Bar & Restaurant
Located right at the heart of Yeppoon’s bustling downtown Capricorn Coast, Vue definitely makes our list of the top 5 restaurants in Yeppoon. Vue is the perfect choice for a midday bite or a delicious dinner. Open from 11 am on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and 3 pm from Tuesday to Thursday, you can plan for a weekend lunch and or weekday dinner feast. Directly across from the beach, it’s a great spot to unwind for some sunset cocktails amidst its contemporary atmosphere.
Dine indoors, relax in the casual bar seating, or enjoy the tables outdoors where you have full sea breeze access. Expect a classy, modern and bold menu, described as “the future of modern Australian cuisine,” that’s surely palatable and exciting.
2. Beaches Restaurant
Looking for something unique and fresh? Head to Beaches Restaurant, located just metres from Kemp Beach and Keppel Bay Marina. Beaches Restaurant is most welcoming and equipped with a rooftop deck, as well as indoor and alfresco dining if you’re keen on enjoying dinner with the fresh ocean breeze.
Talking about fresh, Beaches menu is designed to use naturally grown, chemical-free produce from their nearby organic permaculture farm, as well as locally sourced, ethical and sustainable seafood and meat whenever available. It’s important for Beaches to educate their community not only about healthy food but also mindful eating, using ingredients that are “grown with love.”
A special feature happens every Sunday, as they host “Mario’s Sizzling Parrilla at Beaches”, hence, booking is essential.
3. Waterline Restaurant Keppel Bay Marina
If you want to sit close to the sea, then Waterline Restaurant is the best option. As a past “Winner of the Queensland Tourism Restaurant of the Year,” this establishment offers good food, a great atmosphere and impeccable service.
Boasting of the friendliest and most welcoming staff, you’ll feel right at home at the Waterline. Located at Keppel Bay Marina, their produce is fresh and local. The beef dishes are a must-try, as the owner of Waterline also owns a cattle farm… talk about fresh and premium beef!
4. The Rocks Yeppoon
Nestled above Yeppoon Lagoon sits The Rocks, a breathtaking venue that offers great food, amazing sea views across the lagoon and a relaxing atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. This family-friendly high-class restaurant offers dishes that are even better when shared. Grab a cup of coffee and share a pizza or two, or sit overlooking the pool and have some sunset cocktails and tapas. Whatever tickles your tastebuds, The Rocks has got it all for you.
5. Your very own private kitchen at Villa Mar Colina
Feeling too relaxed to stroll into town? There’s always an option to stay in and cook together with your family, friends or special someone. Ingredients can be delivered straight to you, making it the easiest way to relax and enjoy your time together. They say that “food brings people together,” and cooking together will surely make a fun activity for everyone to enjoy!
If you want to stay in and eat in, then that’s definitely an option at Villa Mar Colina as all our villas are equipped with a fully functional kitchen with cutlery and crockery that will have you dishing up your like a MasterChef.
Best Restaurants in Yeppoon
With so many places to choose from you’re never going to be short of options.
Plan your trip ahead and find the best places to eat in Yeppoon. So why not treat yourself to a gastronomic trip around town with some of the finest restaurants around? You can also pack some yummy items to cook in your very own private kitchen here at Villa Mar Colina.
I hope you’ve enjoyed the pick of our 5 favourites. It always seems somehow unfair not to mention some of the other amazing venues here in Yeppoon, so I’m going to just do that now. Whisk, Flour, Citrus, Pie Alley, Food for thought Cafe, Keppel Bay Sailing Club, Tsuruya Japanese Restaurant, Happy Sun Restaurant… the list really does go on… you’ll find plenty of places to choose from here in Yeppoon.
Get in touch if you’d like to know more. We can help you plan the perfect itinerary for your stay. Great food, great activities, great times! Make Yeppoon and the Capricorn Coast your next dream trip,
See you soon! Glenys, Gavan and the team at Villa Mar Colina