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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Our Operators


The Tea Inn

Exotic varieties of tea, Hindu vegetarian, Sri Lankan and south Indian dishes or light snack sweet and savoury, all made with fresh and local produce. Come and enjoy our warm hospitality and relaxing ambiance, with selective music. Open Thursday to Sunday from 10am to 7pm.


Tropical Fruit World

Head down to Tropical Fruit World and climb aboard a tractor train for a behind-the-scenes orchard tour. This award winning farm experience includes a fully guided tour of the plantation where you’ll discover more than 500 delicious fruits from around the World. See, taste and learn about all the fruits in season, grown right here…


Tumbulgum Tavern

Nestled on the banks of the Tweed River in the charming village of Tumbulgum, the historic Tumbulgum Tavern awaits your arrival and provides the perfect location for lunch, a cold beer and catching up with friends. As it’s known to the locals, the “Tumby Pub” is one of the must-see attractions in the Tweed Valley,…

Tweed Heads

Tweed Coffee House

Homemade cakes and slices, made on the premises. Open Monday to Friday 6.30-4pm and Saturday 7-2pm.

Tweed Heads

Twin Towns Services Club

Twin Towns Services Club is Australia’s most awarded Services Club, uniquely situated on the border of Queensland and New South Wales. Twin Towns offers a world-class Showroom showcasing a variety of national and international performers, 150 hours of live free music per week within our lounges, an array of dining options, 5 bars and superior…