Dining Experiences At Stradbroke Island Restaurants

When on holiday, we want to escape and take a break from the rigours and routine of daily life. It’s time to kick back and relax without having to worry about work, cooking and cleaning. During your stay on North Stradbroke Island, you will come across an array of culinary delights. Prepared to be wined and dined whilst enjoying stunning, vivid views of the ocean. You’ll be able to unwind and create a wealth of marvellous memories with friends and family, while enjoying Stradbroke Island Restaurants.
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You’ll Be Raving About The Quality Of Local Seafood In Restaurants On Stradbroke Island

Gastronomy is often a big part of our holidays. That’s why the restaurants here ensure the selection of food on Stradbroke Island is of the highest quality. There are breakfast and lunch menus, bar snacks, weekly specials, night-time events and gourmet options, as well as vegetarian-friendly and gluten-free places. You’ll find fresh, locally caught Island seafood, with specialities like the fabulous rock oysters, Spanish mackerel, bugs, prawns and reef fish. You’ll be pleasantly surprised by the emerging street food scene with food vans located at Cylinder Beach.

Atmosphere, Fun & Service At North Stradbroke Island Restaurants

So, if you’re interested in a holiday destination with divine eateries, look no further than this gorgeous island. The fresh produce is accompanied by incredible scenery and welcoming smiles so that you can have an outstanding overall experience. We work so hard each year and whilst we may steal a date night, family outing or special occasion, there is nothing better than savouring a wonderful meal in holiday mode. The feeling of being truly and utterly relaxed, in the moment in a beautiful setting with those we love most. So, come to enjoy a variety of cafes and restaurants on North Stradbroke Island, you won’t be disappointed.

North Stradbroke Island Restaurants: More than Just Places to Eat

Our North Stradbroke Island restaurants are more than just places to eat; they’re places to make memories. Whether you want a romantic dinner for two, a place to hold a kid’s party or somewhere to relax and enjoy laid-back dining with your buddies, you’ll find the perfect venue here on Stradbroke. Our restaurants pride themselves on giving their diners exactly what they want, whether that’s a place to grab a quick lunch or a dine-in experience that will stay in their memory long after the exquisite tastes have disappeared from their lips.

A Fantastic Choice of Stradbroke Island Restaurants

With such a fantastic choice of Stradbroke Island restaurants, you’ll always be able to find an appropriate venue for what you have in mind. Whether you simply want a quick snack or you’re looking to eat out for a very special occasion, there’s a Straddie restaurant for everyone. To help you decide, we’ve put together a list of some of our favourites. Of course, new venues are opening all the time, so it may not be a comprehensive list of where to eat on North Stradbroke Island, but we think it comes pretty close.

On Straddie, you’ll find restaurants cooking up all kinds of cuisines from fresh fish and seafood to international dishes such as Indian and Thai curries, Moroccan tagines, schnitzels and homemade Italian gelato. Of course, there are cakes, cookies and pies galore and a wide choice of freshly cooked pizzas. Vegetarians, vegans and those on a gluten-free diet are also well catered for with many restaurants now offering tasty plant-based and gluten-free alternatives on their menus. In fact, with so much on offer, it will make your mouth water, just thinking about the choice of food available on Stradbroke Island.

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Point Lookout

The main Stradbroke Restaurant precinct is at Point Lookout situated on the easternmost tip of the island, where there are a small number restaurants and cafes.

Fishes at The Point, 15 Mooloomba Road, Pt Lookout 07 3415 3444

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS: Friday to Sunday 8:00 am – 7:00pm, Tue – Thu 8am – 4pm
OUTSIDE HOLIDAYS: Tuesday – Wednesday: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Monday, Friday & Saturday 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Fishes Cafe is a great place to eat on Straddie. Offering a variety of weekly dinner specials, awesome breakfast and lunch menu, coffee fanatics, seafood addicts and brunch goers alike. Fishes Cafe is open 7 days a week and is the ultimate stop for a fresh seafood meal or a great “Big Breakfast and coffee”.

Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, 158 East Coast Road, Pt Lookout  07 3409 8188

Sunday – Wednesday
Breakfast 7:00 am – 10:30 am, Lunch 11:30 am – 3:00 pm & Dinner 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Thursday – Saturday
Breakfast 7:00 am – 10:30 am & All day Dining 11:30 am – 8:30 pm

There is a bottle shop, bar with gaming facilities along with an onsite bistro. Soak up the captivating Coral Sea views while you enjoy a tasty selection of meals and snacks at the bistro and bar. From sensational seafood platters to a traditional salad and schnitzel, you will find plenty of options for your taste buds.

Blue Room Cafe, 1 Mintee Street, Pt Lookout 0400 866 615

Open Tuesday & Wednesday: 7:00 am – 10:30 am
Open Thursday – Monday:
7:30 pm – 2:00 pm
During busy periods the cafe may be take away service only

Coffee, juices, smoothies, homemade cakes, salad, gourmet pies…This beachy cafe serving breakfast and lunch everyday until 7:30 – 2pm.

Point Lookout Bowls Club,75 Dickson Way, Pt Lookout 07 3409 8182

Sunday – Thursday: 11:00 am – 9:30 pm
Friday – Saturday: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Serves lunch and dinner Tuesday to Saturday. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the club has a reduced 58 person dining capacity. As dine in numbers allowed in the club are limited, bookings are encouraged to avoid disappointment.

Prawn Shack, 3 Mintee Street, Pt Lookout 0427 895 957

Fantastically Fresh Local Seafood – the best Straddie has to offer, Local Prawns, Bugs, Fish, Oysters and much more

Stans Beer and Chicken, 110 Dickson Way, Point Lookout  07 3415 3628

Wednesday Closed
Thursday – Tuesday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm & 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Overlooking Home Beach, specialising in, well, Chicken & Beer. Also gluten free and vegetarian friendly, takeaway or dine in.

Mal Starkey’s Seafood, 1 Donahue Street, Point Lookout, QLD, Australia, Queensland

We are a small, unique, fresh seafood retail shop providing our customers fresh local seafood. Try our gourmet cheese selections!

Kokomo Beach House and Bar, 21-25 Cumming Parade, Pt Lookout 07 3474 9603

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday Closed
Thursday & Sunday 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday & Saturday 4:00 pm – 12:00 am

Amazing cocktails, delicious wines and tasty drinks, add to this the freshest local catch seafood to share with you in a relaxed island style thatched building with breathtaking ocean views. Get there fast, then take it slow.

Point Lookout Roadhouse, 126 Dickson Way, Pt Lookout  07 3415 3347

Open 7 days A Week 6:00 am – 7:00 pm

Specialising in Indian curries, Point Lookout Roadhouse offers a variety of items including food, groceries, drinks, petrol, ice cream, and the Indian curries which are becoming quite famous on the island.

Fins and Fries, 2 Meegera Place, Pt Lookout 07 3409 8841

Open Tuesday to Sunday : 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

 Burgers, fish n chips, fresh salad and wraps.

Also breaky burgers in the morning.

Oceanic Gelati, 19 Mooloomba Road, Pt Lookout 07 3415 3222

Open 7 days A Week 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Enjoy fresh home made Italian ice cream-gelato, rich espresso coffee & baked goods at the Oceanic Gelati and Coffee Bar.

Loaves Bakery, 1/15 Mooloomba Road, Pt Lookout 0439 654 963

Open 7 days A Week 6:00 am – 3:00 pm

Loaves offers great value food for all the family. Warm pies, sausage rolls, and fresh salad rolls & sweet treats.

Bella Balena Gelateria, 4/15 Mooloomba Road, Pt Lookout 0478 194 191

Open 7 days A Week: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Bella Balena Gelateria has a wide range of Delizia gelato and sorbet flavours to choose from and a shaded outdoor seating area with views across the ocean.

Amity Point

Sealevel 21, 21 Ballow Street, Amity 07 3409 7886

Mon & Tue Closed

Wed & Thu 12:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Fri to Sun
08:00 am – 09:00 pm
Breakfast 8:00 am – 11:00 am, Lunch 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm & Dinner 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Amity Point’s very own licensed dining venue with gourmet options, fresh Island seafood, kids meals and special nights, all at friendly prices. Open Wednesday to Sunday afternoon.

Amity Point Community Centre, Claytons Road, Amity Point 07 3409 7110

Monday &Tuesday Closed
Wednesday & Thursday
11:00 am – 9:00 pm
11:00 am – 10:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday
10:00 am – 9:00 pm

The Amity Point Community Club is for families, friends, locals and tourists to all come together and have a good time.

Rufus King Seafood, 44 Sovereign Road, Amity Point 07 3409 7224

Open 7 days A Week:  9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Rufus King Seafoods have been spoiling Straddie visitors and locals alike for over 20 years, supplying the freshest quality seafood North Stradbroke Island has to offer.

Located in Sovereign Road, Amity Point you need to follow the main road all the way into the town, it is the last road on the left.

Bo Beans Coffee, 44 Sovereign Road, Amity Point 0437 281 881

Open 7 days A Week:

Weekdays: 6:30 am – 11:30 pm
Weekends: 6:30 am – 1:30 pm

Bo Beans Coffee is located at Amity Point (outside Rufus King Seafoods on Sovereign Road). Grinding Moreton Bay Coffee Co. beans into delicious coffee. Bo Beans Coffee provide smooth, full bodied coffee accompanied by notes of malt and dark chocolate.

Amity Point General Dealers, 1 Llewellyn Street, Amity Point 07 34097212

Open 7 days A Week 364 days A Year 6:30 am – 6:00 pm

Not just Fuel , grocery, Amity Point General Dealer also serves hot food and coffee.

Moroccan Magic Food Truck, 44 Sovereign Road, Amity point 0474 830 350

Usually Operates Friday to Sunday 7:30 am – 1:30 pm

A great way to explore The Moroccan culture through delicious traditional dishes on North Stradbroke Island.


Lime Leaf Straddie Sharks Club, 21 Ballow Road, Dunwich 0478 894 226

Monday: 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Wednesday to Sunday:
12:00 pm – 2:30 pm & 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Enjoy traditional Thai/Cambodian Cuisine including Pad Thai, Tom Yum, Green Paw Paw Salad (Som Tum), Thai Fish Cakes, Beef Salad (Nuer Yang), Sizzling Mango, Pineapple Fried Rice, and much more! Dine in or take Away Tuesday – Sunday.

Little Ships Club, 1 Yabby Street, Dunwich 07 3409 9022

Wednesday – Saturday: 11:00 am – 8:00 pm  (Lunch & Dinner)
11:00 am – 4:00 pm (Lunch)
Public Holiday:
Check with Club prior to public holiday

Bistro style meals and bar snacks overlooking the bay. Open Wednesday to Saturday serving lunch and dinner.

CJ’s Island Pizza, 7 Ballow Road, Dunwich 07 3415 2444

Cafe menu available
7 days a week 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pizza menu available
7 days a week 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Delivery to Point Lookout and Amity Point only on Friday and Saturday nights

Island gourmet takeaway pizzas with vegetarian and gluten free options also available. Open 7 days a week.

North Stradbroke Island Golf Club, Alfred Martin Way, Dunwich 07 3409 9999

Open Tuesday to Sunday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

The only golf course on the entire island, offering exquisite views of Brown Lake, Moreton Bay from Redland Bay to Brisbane and North to the Glasshouse Mountains.

Open for breakfast and lunch. Free tea and coffee. Free putt putt for all ages. Golf carts available for wildlife spotting. Lots of resident kangaroos and koalas.

Island Fruit Barn, 15 Bingle Road, Dunwich 07 3409 9125

Monday to Sunday 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

This locally run cafe is open 5 days a week, serving Coffee along with breakfast and lunch including homemade cakes and cookies.

Stradbroke RSL-Stan’s Chicken & Beer, 23-27 Mallon Street, Dunwich 0499 281 578

Wednesdays to Saturdays:
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (lunch) & 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (dinner)
(lunch only) 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Dine in or Takeaway. Stan’s Chicken are the new caterers at Stradbroke RSL. With a great variety on the menu available for dine in and takeaway, including non-chicken options.

Dunwich Bakery, 11 Ballow Road, Dunwich 0439 654 963

Open 7 days A Week: 6:00 am – 3:00 pm

Situated on the main street for shops, the Straddie Island Bakery offers a selection of pies & bakery treats, freshly made salad rolls, great value fish & chips and much more. Take away or eat in and enjoy a cup of coffee and the view.

Skips Takeaway Snackbar, Shop 3, 5 Ballow Road, Dunwich 07 3409 9061

Monday – Saturday: 6:00 am – 5:00 pm
7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Located overlooking the Bay on Ballow Road in Dunwich with indoor and outdoor seating. Famous for yummy burgers, fish and chips, seafood packs, fresh local fish when available.