When visiting the Mornington Peninsula, why not take yourself on a culinary adventure to some of the best cafés, wineries, and restaurants in the heart of this charming paradise. Here are a few of the best food spots to include in your itinerary:
1. Laneway Espresso
Coffee in the morning is always a good idea! Start your day with a good cup of coffee from Laneway Espresso. Located in Point Nepean road in Dromana, Laneway offers artisanal coffee, decadent pastries, and hearty meals including the classic BLT burger.
2. The Long Table
Highly rated for their innovative seasonal menus, The Long Table in Red Hill South serves up dishes inspired by each season and the harvest it brings. They work with the best producers, growers, and winemakers to ensure that they only use quality ingredients for every food and beverage they put on the table.
3. The Cup Estate
If you’re up for some wine tasting, head over to The Cup Estate. This architecturally designed cellar captures the spectacular view of the Moonah Links Golf Course and its neighboring vineyard and olive grove. Also known as “The Cups”, this exquisite cellar offers a warm and relaxed environment as you indulge in some of the best wines in the world including Pinot Gris, Merlot, Shiraz, Moscato, Rose, and Chardonnay.
4. The Baths Restaurant
Craving fresh seafood? Some fish and chips maybe? Check out The Baths Restaurant in the heart of Sorrento. Offering a unique dining experience, this sought-after food destination features a stunning view of the beach while enjoying delectable dishes with your family and friends. Their menu includes a la carte lunch and dinner, coffee, and wine.
5. Red Hill Epicurean
For a truly sophisticated dining experience, drop by the Red Hill Epicurean. Featuring a large section of historic timber columns, this European-inspired restaurant offers a diverse menu to delight your palate. They specialize in Italian wood fire pizzas, Italian artisan breads and pastries, freshly roasted specialty coffee, creamy Italian cheeses and a large selection of bottled wines.