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Located on the Esplanade, COAST enjoys views across to the calm waters of Hervey Bay. Relax with ocean breezes on our Front Deck, in our Atrium Bar or Dining Room. COAST has an atmosphere and menu for sharing. Our menu is designed for the middle of the table, for you to share flavours and time with friends.
Olivigna Restaurant at Pietro Gallo Estate
o Nestled in the rolling hills of Warrandyte Victoria, Pietro Gallo Estate proudly celebrates the land, quality produce and the sweet life. Family owned and operated, we’ve created a little piece of Italy just 45 minutes from Melbourne. Step onto the grounds and you’ll be greeted by breathtaking rows of citrus trees and sun-drenched olive groves – each providing the warmest of welcomes. Our signature restaurant, Olivigna, is perfectly nestled within the grounds and invites you to discover the seasonal produce and exceptional dishes that we proudly create on our estate. We welcome you to enjoy our quality wines alongside an array of artisanal grappa, liqueurs and seasonal pantry goods. A visit to Pietro Gallo is made complete by partaking in one of our specially curated masterclasses that teach you everything from pasta making to salami curing.
Montrachet Bar – Comtpoir – Restaurant has been delighting guests for since 2003. A seasonal French menu and extensive French wine list are available Tuesday to Friday, lunch and dinner. The Montrachet Supper Club on Saturday nights from 5:30pm, is a fortnightly changing menu giving guests a chance to experience Chef Shannon Kellam's array of techniques and flavour combinations through a 5 course degustation.”
I Maccheroni restaurant has a perfect mix of classic Italian recipes and sustainable local produce that allows Italian Chef Marcello Farioli to design a menu that is authentic yet modern.
Sandalford Estate Restaurant
Experience a unique blend of vineyard views, fresh regional produce, innovative Australian cuisine, great wines and unmatched service at Sandalford Restaurant. Dine in the rustic ambiance of limestone, wood and a grand open fire. For a historic touch, try the relaxed alfresco atmosphere under 125 year old vines with beautiful views of vineyards and surrounds.
Nestled in the Barossa overlooking our vineyards; the gum tree lined iconic Jacob’s Creek and the Barossa Ranges, St Hugo offers premium food and wine tourism experiences. Since officially opening in September 2016, St Hugo has cemented its reputation as a ‘must do’ Barossa experience and setting a new benchmark for wine tourism developments. At St Hugo, we invite guests to indulge in the elegant world of one of Australia’s most distinguished wine producers. An exceptional sensory journey with St Hugo wines can be enjoyed in our luxurious wine lounge, private tasting room or as part of the fine dining experience in the intimate St Hugo restaurant. Our premium flagship St Hugo Cabernet Sauvignon was first released in 1983 and has earned over 1,000 wine show awards. Together with our wine, our experiences reflect the rich history of Hugo Gramp and his lifelong connection to the region. Each of our guest experiences is unique, whether it be a casual glass of wine in front of our double-sided open fire, a wine flight on our deck, a celebratory lunch in our intimate restaurant, a casual group lunch in our stoned wall courtyard or a private dinner in our VIP Hugo Gramp Room surrounded by our amazing award winning back vintages. No matter what the occasion we take pride in our home and ensure our guests have the most wonderful experience. For the best seat in the house, we recommend our Chef’s Table; the experience starts with a guided tour and tasting, followed by the full St Hugo 8-course degustation menu. Looking straight into the kitchen, guests not only watch our chefs’ work, they can also interact with them, discuss ingredients and techniques and learn how our menu is created. It’s an amazing encounter, as relaxing as it is exciting.
Executive chef and part owner Geoff Lindsay along with head chef Jay Sinclair have crafted a menu to suit the opulent surrounds of the venue. Our modern Australian cuisine is perfectly executed with a wonderful array of quality steaks, the freshest seafood and some of Geoff’s classic dishes from his days at Pearl and from his training under Stephanie Alexander and Andrew Blake. The bar menu is also a wonderful option for those who would prefer a more casual experience in the bar
Bar Patron by Rockpool
Bar Patrón by Rockpool is a sophisticated Mexican restaurant and bar that brings a premium and unprecedented experience to one of the world’s greatest cities. A marriage of two internationally renowned and elite brands, Rockpool Dining Group and Patrón. Bar Patrón by Rockpool blends authentic and aromatic Mexican ingredients with the finest produce that Australia has to offer. It delivers a food and drinks menu that is quality driven and second to none.
A portal for discovery
One of the key strengths of the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card is its capacity to expose people to the wealth of astonishing restaurants this country has on show. The Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card has a truly international culinary offering, with a wide variety of cultural cuisines in some of the nation’s most beautiful locations. There’s incredible gourmet talent on display here too. Some of Australia’s leading innovative restaurateurs participate in the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card as a way to increase the reach of the rich dining experiences they are proud to offer. From keen-and-green foodies to seasoned fine-dining aficionados, the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card invites people to discover their own gastronomical adventure.
An experience for any occasion
Given the breadth of the selection on offer through the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card, you’ll be sure to find the right kind of place for any occasion. Amongst central eateries that are perfect for a working lunch or corporate get-together, you’ll also find intimate establishments where some of this country’s best food and drink can be enjoyed alongside some of this country’s best natural and architectural sights. The Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card is your “in” to a variety of spots from that new trendy greasy spoon in inner-city Melbourne to the rambling ranch-style dining of rural South Australia. Whatever the occasion, the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card has your back in finding that perfect spot.
A great travel companion
Restaurants from all over Australia participate in the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card. From Brisbane to Broome, the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card opens up the culinary possibilities of cities and towns across the country. For those visiting Australia, our gift cards are a way to become immersed in our rich culinary culture and empower people to discover their own favourites wherever they go. For those travelling domestically, the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card can take the hassle out of getting to know a new city, especially for those travelling for work who are notoriously time-poor. Anyone travelling within Australia can have faith that they’re in safe hands with the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card.
A selection you can trust
Gourmet Traveller’s half-century tradition of covering the varied culinary contexts on offer throughout Australia can give you the confidence to trust in the quality of the wide selection of restaurants that participate in the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card. We only work with the best, so the best is what you’re getting here. Between the annual Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Awards and the regular Guides, Gourmet Traveller has earned the respect and trust of this country’s gourmet community, establishing itself as an authority on Australia’s rich dining culture and becoming beloved by amateur foodie and dégustation connoisseur alike. It’s this wealth of tribal food and drink knowledge that the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Gift Card taps into in curating our selection of restaurants and dishing them up for you to enjoy.
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