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Dinner with a view

A room with a view is all well and good, but add some delicious food to the mix and things are looking even better.

Dinner with a view

A room with a view is all well and good, but add some delicious food to the mix and things are looking even better.

Let nature provide your dinner theatre at these restaurants which each offer their own unique Sunshine Coast view.

Pier 33

Sitting on the edge of the Mooloolaba Marina, Pier 33 offers up some epic waterside dining.

Keeping with the seaside theme, the menu entices with an array fresh local seafood. The meals are designed for sharing between all diners at the table giving you the chance to taste even more.

You have the option of casual, long tables right on the water, seating alongside a grassed area under the umbrellas or head inside to the spacious formal dining room.

Mooloolaba Surf Club

For a casual meal with a scenic outlook, you can’t go past Mooloolaba Surf Club which offers the perfect coastal spot to eat, drink and be entertained – with 5-star views.

Enjoy a long lunch or an afternoon on the deck accompanied by an ice-cold beverage from the bar or watch as the sky changes from day to night for dinner.

Elements at Montville

Tucked down the way to Kondalilla Falls with sweeping views over the valley, lies a little building filled with temptations... clothes, china, and art... and award-winning food.

Stop in for lunch or treat yourself to a decadent high tea filled with freshly baked scones, cucumber sandwiches, and mouth-watering cakes and tarts.

Tides Waterfront Dining

If you are looking for delicious food with a side of stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, Pumicestone Passage and the Glasshouse Mountains, head to Tides Waterfront Dining in Caloundra.

The menu is focused on fresh seasonal produce with an emphasis on the stunning local seafood the Sunshine Coast is renowned for.

Flaxton Gardens

Discover a hinterland gem that offers up coastal views stretching from Noosa to Moreton Island.

Nestled in an iconic Queenslander with wrap-around verandahs, you can choose to dine alfresco on the terrace, at an intimate table on the verandah or indoors while perusing a menu bursting with fresh local produce.

Bistro C

You can’t get much closer to the beach than Bistro C! Perfectly positioned, this beachfront restaurant offers uninterrupted views over Noosa's iconic Laguna Bay.

Open for breakfast through to dinner, the innovative Modern Australian cuisine on offer showcases the finest produce of the region. Make sure you enjoy a sunset cocktail too.

The Boat Shed Cotton Tree

The Boat Shed’s views are relaxingly beautiful… sand bars breaking through the water surface of the expansive Maroochy River, mangroves of the northern shore and fisherman in tinnies or on the water’s edge.

This riverfront oasis serves up tasty, fresh, local food that might just be the Sunshine Coast’s best kept dining secret.

Noosa Boathouse

There aren’t many three level, floating-on-a-river restaurants, so you know you have found something special when you dine on the Noosa Boathouse.

Perched directly over the Noosa River via a jetty on the marina, experience spectacular waterfront dining views and a unique vantage point to watch the breathtaking sunsets along the river.

On board, enjoy the bistro-style menu that focuses on fresh local seafood, quality beef and locally sourced seasonal produce.

Flame Hill Vineyard

Come for the wine, stay for the views! Flame Hill Vineyard near Montville has it all. Stunning vistas, luscious vines, amazing food - and of course, delicious wine.

The dining is a true paddock-to-plate experience. The farm and kitchen garden produce grass-fed Angus beef and many of the herbs and vegetables served in the award-winning restaurant.

The Edge Montville

For uninterrupted panoramic views of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, stop at The Edge.

Perched on the edge of the escarpment, you can enjoy the cool mountain air as well as your lunch or just stop by any time of day for coffee and cake.