All over the Fleurieu Peninsula there are renowned chefs that showcase only the best of what the region has to offer with its selection of dining treats for you to enjoy. Whether you are enjoying a freshly brewed coffee in one of the cafes, having lunch in an al fresco restaurant or sampling some of the locally caught seafood and wines from the area, your taste buds will feel like they are on holidays as well. All along the coastline of the Fleurieu Peninsula and in the countryside hills and traverse valleys are many varying places for you to have a dining experience to remember.
Accomplished chefs prepare, daily, mouth water treats for you to try! Breakfast by the sea, lunch in a vineyard or dinner out on the water will always prove to be a pleasure. Many well known restaurants are based within the Fleurieu Peninsula where you can dine on local produce, award winning wines and international cuisines. All of the restaurants purchase much of their ingredients from the local farmers because within the Fleurieu Peninsula you will find that the region produces its own lamb, venison, seafood, wines, cheeses, almonds and coffee and there are also yabby farms, olive groves and cockle farming, so much of the produce that each restaurant buys comes straight from the local farmers.
Choose from cafes, pubs, taverns and bars that provide great menus for quick and light meals as you sit back and relax and there are also seaside restaurants, vineyard restaurants and tapas bars. Families can grab a fresh feed of fish and chips and have it on the beach at one of the local take away outlets or you can take the kids to a great family restaurant that won’t cost the earth. Enjoy jam and scones at a local tea house or set out on a dinner cruise along the rivers.
From night dining under the stars to arranging a gourmet picnic hamper for the two of you, you will find a variety of dining choice when holidaying in the Fleurieu Peninsula. From light and tasty, to hearty and filling right through to fine dining and romantic meals for two, you can find a dining experience that you are searching for right here. There are also food and wine festivals showcasing the region delights where you can wander and browse, taste and buy along the way! Join in on one of the culinary classes to polish your skills or book yourself and anyone else onto one of the food and wine tours that will take you through the countryside to great restaurants, wineries and cellar doors.
The Fleurieu Peninsula provides romantic dining, family dining, budget dining and dinner cruises! If you are looking for a good steak, locally caught seafood, gourmet delights, international cuisines or a wine bar to watch the sunset in, the Fleurieu Peninsula has it. The dining here is an attraction within itself, as food lovers from all around come to try and taste the regions delights. Base your holiday around one of the food festivals, come and try some newly released wine, enjoy dining by the sea or plan a romantic dining evening for the two of you. The Fleurieu Peninsula has a fresh approach to dining so why don’t you come and see for yourself!