Eat + Drink

Eat + Drink

We love our food and wine – so will you.

The Tweed regions fertile volcanic soil produces the most fresh, flavourful produce all year round. Attracting some of Australia’s finest chefs and most awarded restaurants who effortlessly transform this wealth of locally grown produce into mouth-watering culinary delights.

So where would you even start? Take a leisurely drive through the Tweed Valley and you’ll pass roadside stalls selling freshly harvested produce from nearby farms. You can also stock up the pantry or picnic basket with whatever’ is in season at weekly Farmers’ Markets where you can chat with our growers and providores. Don’t forget to sample the unique Tweed specialties like native fingerlimes plucked straight from the orchard in Chillingham, or what about hauling in your own seafood banquet from the oceans and rivers of the Tweed. Some of our most popular local restaurants serve up a daily feasts of deep-sea fish, prawns, mudcrabs, spanner crabs and oysters.

The Tweed also dishes up some truly awesome foodie events throughout the year, check out the event calendar to see what’s on.

So where are the best dining locations you ask? Well there is Knigscliff, Salt Village, Tweed Heads, Tyalgum, Tumbulgum and Murwillumabah just to name a few.

The Tweed also is renowned for its world-class sports clubs and Surf Life Saving Clubs which offer great value dining, international shows, gaming and live entertainment every night of the week. Chillax on the balcony at a local surf club and dine with absolute ocean front views. The region is also home to a host of historic country pubs where you can chat with the locals over a bevvie or two. With their classic pub architecture and memorabilia, each hotel has its own story to tell.

Delight in the diverse tastes of the Tweed, there’s plenty to keep you satisfied. Eat, drink and be merry.

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Our Operators


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Coolangatta

Café D’Bar

The d’bar team of chefs make sure our products are sourced locally prepared & cooked from scratch. Our creative & innovative team are apiring to give you the best produce at all times.  Offering a selection of fresh ingredients for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.  Offering a modern casual breakfast a fabulous variety of lunch including…

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Tweed Heads

Catch a Crab

Fun, food and adventure for the whole family. Enjoy cruising on the Tweed River with activities including pelican feeding, yabby pumping (tide permitting), fishing, trapping for mud crabs and crab show. All equipment is supplied and tours include morning tea. Visit the Oyster Farm for the Oyster Show and the opportunity to buy fresh oysters….

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Murwillumbah

Cenzo Cafe

Owner/Chef Jed (aka the ‘Muffin Master’) has won awards for his breakfasts in Melbourne and now runs Cenzo Café in picturesque Murwillumbah. From Spanakopita with sour cream pastry, hollandaise sauce, seasonal fruit jams, and hazelnut meringue with chocolate ganache, strawberries and cream, everything is made in-house. And the strong but smooth locally roasted Ground Control coffee…

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Chillingham

Chillingham Bush Tucker

Situated just outside the historic town of Murwillumbah in the quiet village of Chillingham, in the beautiful Tweed Valley, Northern New South Wales, Australia. Not far from the beaches of the Gold Coast on a peaceful drive, surrounded by the beautiful waterways of the Northern Rivers in Northern NSW, and close to a range of…

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Cabarita Beach

Coastal Visions Photography Gallery/Cafe

Coastal Visions Photography gallery/cafe is a must see experience on the Tweed Coast. The walls of this boutique gallery/cafe are lined with spectacular oceanscape scenes from the Tweed Coast. Renowned photographer , Paget Thomson has spent thousands of hours on the local beaches documenting the area – he is often in the cafe serving up…

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South Tweed Heads

Coolangatta & Tweed Heads Golf Club

Located just south of the Queensland and NSW border, Coolangatta & Tweed Heads Golf Club offers the best of both worlds – great golfing in one of Australia’s most popular holiday destinations. Whether you are looking for a challenging game of golf, or a great day or night out, family friendly dining or a relaxing…

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Kingscliff

Cudgen Headland Surf Life Saving Club

The Cudgen Headland Surf Life Saving Club is located at the southern end of Kingscliff Beach adjacent to the restaurant strip and business centre. It is close to many accommodation facilities and only a short drive from the Gold Coast Airport. The club is open seven days a week and provides a perfect panoramic for…

Cumin Kitchen | Murwillumbah Restaurant
Murwillumbah

Cumin Kitchen

Our restaurant is located in the main street of Murwillumbah. Come in for: Aussie breakfast and lunch. Indian lunch and dinner. Coffee and homemade cakes. Try our Indian lunch special deal: Any chicken or vegetarian curry with rice and naan bread for $9.90. 

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Tweed Heads

Drift Tackle and Takeaway

Visit the friendly team at Drift Tackle and Takeaway for all your tackle requirements including NSW fishing licences (including half priced Tweed only). If you want to know the best places to throw in a line and want some expert local knowledge the staff are always happy to help. You can also purchase great local coffee, cakes,sandwiches,…

Flamingoe
Murwillumbah

Flamingoe’s

Flamingoes Cafe changed ownership in July 2014. The new owner, Roslyn Spiller brings with her a lifetime of experience in professional cooking and baking, and Murwillumbah’s finest cafe team. Whether you are looking for a satisfying meal after climbing Mount Warning or simply in need of an afternoon pick-me-up, we can provide it at Flamingoes….