Eating Out on the Far South Coast of NSW


Old Toms Restaurant at Eden Fishermen’s Recreation Club
217 Imlay St. Eden (02) 6496 1577 is open for lunch and dinner 7 days. Family dining 7 nights a week, with top bay views.

Eden Gardens Country Club
Princes Hwy. Eden (02) 6496 1085 has excellent club catering in a fantastic location. You don’t have to be a golfer to enjoy. Call in and see for yourself!


Wild Rye’s
26 Quondola St. Pambula (02) 6495 6649 Cafe style eating featuring organic sourdoughs, gluten-free cakes & pastries, gourmet pies & pasties and the finest Australian grown coffee. Also gourmet Pizza’s on Friday & Saturday nights – 6.00pm to 9.00pm. View the menu at



The Glasshouse Restaurant at Pambula-Merimbula Golf Club
Arthur Kaine Dr. Merimbula/Pambula (02) 6495 6154
The Pambula Merimbula Golf Club offers a quality dining experience for all. Chef, Rob Fieg, uses only the freshest local produce in his delicious seasonal menus.
A La Carte Dining – The Glasshouse Restaurant provides an outstanding dining experience. Enjoy the wonderful views over the golf course, the lake and the township. The Daily Specials Board complements the seasonal, a la carte menu. There is a special menu at lunchtime offering smaller size, light meals.

Merimbula Aquarium & Wharf Restaurant
Lake St. Merimbula (02) 6495 4446 offers contemporary cafe dining with coffee & cake served daily 10am-5pm. Lunch 11.30-2.30pm.

The Coral Sea Restaurant at Merimbula RSL Club

52-55 Main St. Merimbula (02) 6495 1502 has great food with their “Dollar Saver” lunches 12-2pm and dinner from 6pm-8.30pm. Friday night is Carvery Night-bookings essential.

The Lakeview Hotel
Market St. Opposite the Marina, great view over the water. Bar & Grill. Ph.64951 202.

Merimbula Pizza
Ph 6495 1557 eat in our home delivery right next door to TOP FUN.

Merimbula Ice Creamery, Hylands Corner Plaza, Merimbula. Ph 6495 2311
40 flavours of ice cream plus gelati, frozen yoghurt, sundaes, milkshakes, coffee, nachos and hot dogs.

Blue Wren Café at Potoroo Palace, 9km north of Merimbula on Princes Highway. Ph 6494 9225
Licensed café open for lunch and Devonshire tea.


The SamSu Inn at Tathra Beach Country Club

Andy Poole Dr. Tathra (02) 6494 1220 has Chinese/Australian food to cater for all tastes. Open for Dinner Tues-Sun and Lunch Wed-Sun.


Bega Cheese Heritage Centre, Lagoon St, Nth Bega. Ph 6491 7762. Open 7 days. 
Light meals, cheese tasting and sales, range of gourmet fudge, ice creams, coffee and cake.

Mal’s Pizza Bites, next to Coles, 98 Carp St, Bega. Ph 6492 6000. Open 7 days.
Award-winning range of food, pizza deals and more. Phone ahead for prompt service.

Thornleigh On Newtown Licenced Cafe, 187-189 Newtown Rd Bega. Ph 6492 4359
Morning & Afternoon Tea & Lunch served from Tuesday-Friday 10am-4pm
Breakfast & Lunch Saturday 8am-2pm
The cafe is the perfect place to sit back and enjoy our coffee with great company & our friendly service. Everyone is welcome
Bookings preferred but not essential
Our menu is Dine-in only, please call 6492 4359 to secure your table.
Licenced, off street parking, Eftpos, disabled facilities available. 


ABC Cheese Factory, 37 Bate St, Central tilba. Ph 4473 7387.
Cheese tastings of Tilba Club Cheese, freshly ground Byron Bay coffee, ice-cream and other refreshments. Open 7 days.

My Heaven On Earth Cafe
(02) 4473 7534  A home-like feeling cafe right at the entry to beautiful Tilba. The food is home-made, and mostly sourced from the local district, so come in and enjoy hand made middle eastern tapas, dips, local cheese platters by South Coast Cheese, smoked meat by the local butcher and lots of yummy sweets served with local jersey cream. As recently featured on the television show River Cottage, we aim to create food selections to suit all needs – Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free or plain carnivore. My Heaven On Earth is a great place to relax, with great coffee and a wide selection of teas by Orits Tea, some of the finest organic teas handmade on the far south coast.
Come and have a cheese platter on the deck on Sundays with live music. Or book in for our popular Friday dinners.
Open 7 days a week, like us on Facebook. My Heaven On Earth at 1 Bates St Central Tilba.

Batemans Bay
The Oyster Shed, on the north bank of the Clyde River, Wray St, Batemans Bay. Ph 4472 6771.

Freshly shucked oysters or unopened. Eat in, take away or home delivery.