8 spots for Christmas Day lunch on the Sunshine Coast

Christmas lunch

A number of Sunshine Coast restaurants are opening their doors for Christmas lunch, allowing you to enjoy local seafood and a traditional Christmas spread without the hassle.

With so many great restaurants to choose from, it’s the perfect way to relax and celebrate with family and friends this festive season.

Christmas lunch

Christmas lunch

Noosa Boathouse

Experience the magic of Christmas Day at Noosa Boathouse. Leave the hard work to experienced hands and enjoy a delicious festive lunch at this waterfront location, right on the Noosa River. Enjoy a four-course lunch featuring fresh seafood and locally harvested produce in the main restaurant, or head upstairs for a Christmas Seafood Experience.

The Savvy Squire

Christmas lunch at the Savvy Squire comes with an appearance by Santa himself. Food includes a set menu of seafood, roasts, steak, desserts and so much more. Bookings are essential.

Noosa Reef Hotel

Enjoy Christmas lunch with expansive Noosa views at the Noosa Reef Hotel this year. Celebrate with a tasty set menu including summer fresh seafood mixed with traditional festive feast items. There are two sittings: 11:30am and 1:00pm. 

Kawana Waters Hotel

Bring your Christmas cheer to Kawana Waters Hotel for a delicious seafood lunch, plus a dessert bar! Tuck into fresh prawns and oysters with a side of Christmas ham. The event is popular so book in quick!

Christmas lunch

Christmas lunch

Surfair Marcoola

Revel in the festive cheer with our all-inclusive Christmas Day Seafood Buffet! Enjoy all your traditional favourites and more, from fresh prawns to Moreton Bay Bugs, honey-mustard glazed ham to oven-baked barramundi, pavlova to Christmas pudding, and so much more! There’s something for everyone.

  • Adults : $150
  • Children(5-12): $59
  • Children(4 & under): Free

Miss Moneypenny's

Indulge in seafood and a Christmas lunch with all the festive trimmings before finishing with classic pavlova at Miss Moneypenny's in Noosa. There are two seatings on Christmas Day and the price is $169 per adult and $95 for kids under 12.

Buderim Tavern

Seafood, roast dinners and delicious desserts are what you find at Buderim Tavern this Christmas Day. Make it a festival and upgrade to include a drinks package.

Villa Noosa Hotel

Tuck into a Christmas Buffet with all your favourites at Villa Noosa Hotel. The dessert buffet is sure to please the whole family!