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Lake Macquarie Eating Out

Sesames on the Lake
Sesames on the Lake brings a taste of Asia to Belmont Bay with its unique blend of East meets West fusion cuisine. Inspired by the regions of South East Asia, traditional flavours are given a distinct modern twist to create aromatic meals in a relaxed seaside environment. Opt for the banquet menu or be sure to sample their signature dishes.

Fully Licensed (no BYO)

Quackers Restaurant of Ducks Crossing
Quackers Restaurant of Ducks Crossing in Eleebana is a cosy cottage-style haven offering diners modern Australian country cooking. Head Chef Adam Gibson's hearty dishes are full of flavour and best enjoyed by the cosy fire with a decadent drink from the bar.


Fully Licensed (no BYO)

Lakehouse Cafe
Set high amongst the tree tops with views over Lake Macquarie, the Lakehouse Café is perfect for a casual breakfast to start the day, a lazy lunch or a stylish dinner. Enjoy post-prandial walks along the lake after you feast on Modern Australian dishes such as seared salmon or sage-crusted pork medallions, and make sure you leave room to indulge in a rich chocolate tart for dessert.


Fully Licensed (no BYO)

Al Lago Restaurant
Raffertys Resort offers quality self-contained accommodation to visitors to the Lake Macquarie region, which is 90 minutes north of Sydney and 30 minutes south of Newcastle. The property is situated on the shores of Lake Macquarie, a picturesque spot for adventuring or relaxing. There are a number of casual and formal dining options on-site, including Al Lago Italian Restaurant, a family-friendly eatery metres from the lake's edge and alongside the resort pool.
 

Fully Licensed (no BYO)

Deck 56
Belmont's Deck 56 radiates with sophisticated style from its refined International menu to its inviting interior and tasteful décor in sumptuous hues of ruby red, russet and black. This moody fine-diner is also a chic café by day catering to cappuccino sipping yummy mummies and business types.

 

Fully Licensed (no BYO)

Peacock Palace
Peacock Palace is an enduring hit with Lake Macquarie locals. The speed and professionalism of the service is consistently high, and the quality of the food parallel to that of a major city. Menu highlights include fried pork in plum sauce, shredded steak and salt and pepper crab. Peacock Palace is popular as a family dining destination, or for a quick takeaway.


Licensed & BYO (wine only)

Brown Sugar
Macquarie, Bay Views offers one of the most picturesque and comforting dining experiences. The modern Australian cuisine on offer at Brown Sugar restaurant is a seasonal affair full of fabulous flavour. Enjoy the unique lakeside setting for lunch through to dinner as you sip on a glass of crisp chardonnay and soak in the warming rays of the setting sun.


Fully Licensed (no BYO)


 

Salty Dog Bistro
Lake Macquarie Yacht Club is one of New South Wales' premier sailing venues and its clubhouse is home to Salty Dog Bistro. Offering unobstructed views out over the marina, it's the perfect place to relax by the lake and watch the boats come in. The menu at Salty Dog Bistro is Modern Australian, with a range of seafood, meat on the grill, salads, pastas and burgers to choose from.

 

Fully Licensed (no BYO)
 

New Shanghai
New Shanghai Charlestown is dumpling heaven, where you can find doughy dumplings and soupy Xia Long Bao. This Chinese eatery once started in Ashfield but now has several restaurants around Sydney – proof of the delectable and addictive qualities of the Xiao Long Bao. Dressed in the lux oriental colours of red and black, this is a beautiful restaurant to enjoy al carte or yum cha.


Fully Licensed (no BYO)