Food and Wine

The Bellarine Taste Trail is the perfect place to start your Bellarine food journey. Pick up a map from reception or download one here and discover the local delicacies and farm produce of the Bellarine Peninsula directly from the farm gate.

Enjoy wine tasting and a bite to eat at one of the many local wineries including Jack Rabbit VineyardBellarine Estate WineryScotchmans Hill, Bennetts on Bellarine, Lethbridge @ Hat Rock or Terindah Estate. The Whiskery is also an experience for gin and whiskey lovers.

Take the kids berry picking at Tuckerberry Hill Berry Farm, indulge in some fresh milk or hand-made goats cheese and yoghurt at Drysdale Cheeses, or try the smoked goodies available at Bellarine Smokehouse, mmm yum!

Grab some locally-grown mussels fresh off the boat at Portarlington Pier or pick them up at one of our local traders! Don’t forget the locally-produced olive oil from Lighthouse Olive Oil or Manzanillo Olive Grove, both located in Drysdale. Locally-grown produce and goods can be bought at the Buy Bellarine Produce Barn located at Bellarine Estates Winery. All goods sold contain the Buy Bellarine seal of approval.

Just after a bite to eat in town? There are plenty of options to choose from including the Portarlington Golf Club, Pier St, Fine Aromas Cafe, The Grand Hotel, The Little Mussel Cafe, Edina Waterfront CafeSaints & Sailors, Wildings, plus more.