27 Jul Where to eat on Norfolk Island
Bring your palate to life with some of the freshest food available today. With majority of produce being locally grown, Norfolk Island makes the paddock to plate experience a reality.
There are many eateries available on the island, below are our top picks.
1. The Olive Cafe
The Olive Cafe is located in town in the Village and is open 7 days a week from 7am – 3pm for breakfast and lunch. This is a favourite amongst the locals and has great coffee and gluten free options.
The Olive Cafe is within walking distance from Broad Leaf Villas.
2. Dinos at Bumboras
Located out of town in an old 1800’s island-style home, Dinos is a great venue for a special lunch or dinner. The restaurant boasts exceptional food and a great ambiance. Open for dinner Thursday – Saturday from 5pm and open for lunch Saturday and Sunday from 11:30am.
3. The Jolly Roger Bar and Restaurant
The Jolly Roger, located in town, is a pirate themed bar with live entertainment. This venue is perfect for something a little more quirky and entertaining. Open Wednesday – Sunday evenings and is walking distance from Broad Leaf Villas.
4. Hilli Restaurant and Cafe
Hilli’s is loved by locals and visitors with excellent food and even better cocktails. It is located next to the Cyclorama Gallery on Queen Elizabeth Avenue, walking distance from Broad Leaf Villas. It is open for lunch from 12-2pm and dinner from 6pm.
5. Bedrock Tea Gardens
Located out of town, this island clifftop home has breathtaking coastal views. Explore the gardens whilst indulging in local food and beer. Open Tuesday – Friday and Sunday, 10:30am – 2pm.
6. Two Chimneys Wines
This boutique vineyard and winery serves lunch platters and has full cellar door facilities. It is located out of town and is a quality food & wine experience. Open Tuesday – Sunday 11am – 6pm.
Experience Norfolk Island Traditional Dishes
Norfolk Island has its own unique traditional dishes. Visitors can experience these local delicacies on Progressive Dinner tours at local’s homes or Sunset Island Fish Fries. All touring operators on the Island provide these experiences.
For locally grown and made fruits, veggies, cheeses and juice head down to Rawson Hall in town every Saturday morning for the Local Produce Markets. For fresh local fish, you can buy fillets directly from the local fisherman at Kingston Pier around lunch time on most days.
Slick & Son’s, the local butchery, specialises in fine meats and a wide selection of gourmet delicacies. Think cheeses, fresh fruits, veggies, pates, etc. Perfect for picking something up for a picnic.
With Broad Leaf Villas’ self-contained kitchen, its the perfect place to whip up your own meals using the Norfolk Island produce.