Eat + Drink

Eat + Drink

We love our food and drinks – 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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Kingscliff Beach Hotel

The Kingscliff Beach Hotel is an historic northern icon on the northern New South Wales coast. With its beachfront location and alfesco dining area, come and enjoy our relaxed, family atmosphere, great live entertainment, delicious bistro meals, fantastic drink specials & our free local courtesy bus every weekend.


Kingscliff Farmers Markets

Kingscliff Farmers Markets is on at Kingscliff TAFE every Saturday from 7am – 11am (NSW time). We will showcase approximately 25 artisan stalls including fresh farm produce (including organic), gourmet and homemade foods, plants, street food and coffee. Each week there will be live entertainment to enhance your shopping experience.


La Barrita Mexican Cantina

Salts Mexican Restaurant, offering casual, comfy, family friendly dining with a extensive tequila bar

Clothiers Creek

Madura Tea Estates

At Madura Tea Estates, we take our tea as seriously as you do and that is why we are committed to producing award winning tea and have been for over 35 years. We truly believe tea is just one of life’s simple pleasures, so we’ve kept it simple ourselves. Over twenty blends with one ultimate…


Mahsuri Thai

Located at Salt Village, Mahsuri Thai is a purveyor of fine Thai dining from our esteemed Chef’s & Staff. Mahsuri Thai Restaurant and Bar. Mahsuri Thai provides authentic Thai cuisine using the best, freshest seasonal produce available with a commitment to cooking with simplicity. The respect for ingredients at Mahsuri Thai is showcased with clean flavours and the taste…

Mount Warning

Mavis’s Kitchen & Cabins

Your meal at Mavis’s Kitchen and Cabins at Mt Warning reflects what’s important to us…food grown organically (in our own garden where possible)…sourced locally…picked seasonally…prepared and served lovingly. But a meal at Mavis’s is more than that…it’s about taking the time to savour the flavours…to relax into the breathtaking beauty that surrounds you…to enjoy what…


Murwillumbah Golf Club

This Northern Rivers country golf course is arguably one of the finest in Australia. Close to Wollumbin Mt Warning National Park, the towering mountain peak is ever-present as you traverse the spectacular layout. The natural beauty and serenity of the course has to be experienced to be believed and no keen golfer should miss the…


Murwillumbah Services Club

The Murwillumbah Services Club extends a warm welcome to all visitors, members and their guests to come in and enjoy our modern facilities and welcoming atmosphere. There is something for everyone to enjoy. We are located just off the bridge as you come into town. Our cafe is open for lunch seven days from 10am…


Natural Arch Cafe Restaurant

The Natural Arch Cafe Restaurant, also known as the Two Pines Cafe, is one of the oldest and most historic cafés in the Numinbah Valley near Springbrook. It is located by the Hinterland’s most famous landmark – the Natural Bridge National Park with its amazing Natural Archway. The Natural Arch Café is licenced and serves home cooked…



In Italy an Osteria was originally a place serving wine and simple food. Lately, the emphasis has shifted to the food, but menus tend to be short, with an importance placed on local specialties such as pasta, grilled meat or fish, and often served at shared tables. At Osteria we value fresh local produce, sourcing…