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Alexandra Gibson3 years ago

Enjoy food with a view at the Whitsundays

Find yourself surrounded by the beauty of the Whitsundays as you taste find cuisine at these local restaurants. Come with us to discover 4 restaurants that will entice your tastebuds and have you wishing that you arrived sooner at this tropical paradise. So if you can't find a great place near you, trust these restaurants to take your dining experience to a whole new level at the famous Whitsundays.

Airlie Beach

Clippers Restaurant & Lounge Bar

Clippers Restaurant & Bar - Whitsundays
Feel the ocean breeze, Clippers Restaurant & Bar – Airlie Beach

Considered to be one of the best restaurants in Airlie Beach, Clippers Restaurant & Lounge Bar is the winner of the Whitsunday Salon Culinary Competition, Restaurant of Champions and Chef of the Year. With a string of awards it is safe to say that your meals are going to be as spectacular as the waterfront view. Look out over the ocean as you dine in style and embrace the beautiful weather at Airlie Beach. Find the time on your busy holiday to sit down with your significant other to truly taste a culinary experience like no other.
​​Where: 25 Ocean View Avenue, Airlie Beach QLD 4802

Sorrento Restaurant & Bar

Sorrento Restaurant & Bar - Airlie Beach
Seafood platter – Sorrento Restaurant & Bar – Airlie Beach

Get your sailor hat on and take a walk to the marina to order a table for two at the Sorrento Restaurant & Bar. This restaurant is great for the whole family if you don’t want the kids to miss out on the view. Find yourself at the water’s edge which an assortment of mediterranean dishes that will satisfy your seafood cravings. For those of you who are early risers, go on your brisk morning walk around the marina and order the big sailor’s breakfast which includes eggs, bacon, Italian sausage, roasted field mushroom, grilled vine ripened tomatoes and a hashbrown served with toasted sourdough.
​Where: 22 Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach QLD 4802

Hamilton Island

​Marina Tavern at Hamilton Island

Marina Tavern - Hamilton Island
Family-friendly dining, Marina Tavern – Hamilton Island

The Marina Tavern is a great family-friendly restaurant for laid back dining. As you take a chair on the beautiful outdoor deck, soak up this spectacular location while eating fish and chips. The price range for at the restaurant is reasonable so you don’t have to worry if you have a large family. With generous sized pub-style meals, you’ll be left feeling full after a scrumptious schnitzel or steak with salad. So, if you have had a huge swim and explored the island, head back to the Marina Tavern for lunch and great conversation about your adventures earlier in the day.
Where: Front Street, Hamilton Island QLD 4803

​Romano’s Italian Restaurant at Hamilton Island

Romanos Italian Restaurant - Hamilton Island
Enjoy Italian at the water, Romano’s Italian Restaurant – Hamilton Island

Whether your celebrating a holiday, birthday or special event at Hamilton Island, Romano’s Italian Restaurant is the place bring family and friends for good conversation and great food. Overlooking the water you can choose entrees which showcase fresh local seafood or head straight for the main meals that are as authentic as their Italian names. The perfect way to end a night in the Whitsundays is by ordering the Dolce degustazione plate that is nothing short of amazing. Don’t forget to order a round of cocktails from the bar as you laugh the night away with friends.
Where: Front Street, Hamilton Island QLD 4803

Where do you like to enjoy waterfront dining in the Whitsundays?

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