After a day out on the water in the Whitsundays sunshine there is nothing better than enjoying a delicious cocktail and meal whilst enjoying the beautiful views. Whitsundays and Hamilton Island is marked with tropical bars, licensed poolside havens and relaxed pubs. Find below your extensive list of amazing bars and restaurants, which are a must visit during your adventure in the Whitsundays.
Ideal for a pre-dinner cocktail or relaxing night cap. Located in the Hamilton Island Reef View Hotel. Featuring live entertainment every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in a relaxed and cultured atmosphere, the Reef Lounge is a fun bar to enjoy.
One Tree Hill
With Breathtaking 360 views as the sun sets you can enjoy a delicious cocktail at One Tree Hill. With an extensive bar menu to choose from you will be amazed by the 360-degree views over the Whitsundays waters and neighbouring islands.
The Verandah Bar
A relaxed tropical atmosphere, The Verandah Bar is an inviting and airy bar to enjoy long afternoons with various cocktails overlooking the resort pool. It adjoins Sails Restaurant also overlooking Catseye Beach on Hamilton Island. Laze around in the sunshine and head into pre dinner drinks at The Verandah Bar.
This late-night entertainment venue is located on Front Street, overlooking Hamilton Marina. You will find Captains Club has a live DJ playing from 11pm until late every Friday and Saturday night. Get your dance shoes ready for the dancefloor at Captains Club!
The Marina Tavern is where you want to be for generous pub style meals with a cold refreshing drink. A colonial style building right on the waterfront overlooking the Hamilton Island marina. It is the perfect spot to meet up with friends on the deck and enjoy the laidback tavern atmosphere. They even have Karaoke nights for some extra fun!
Bommie is the signature restaurant at the amazing Hamilton Island Yacht Club. A modern restaurant with a delectable menu, positioned right upon the water at the Marina. An Al a Carte menu is offered with access to outdoor balcony seating and air-conditioned seating inside. Please note: Bookings are essential.
Anchor Bar Airlie Beach
It is cocktail time! Anchor bar at Airlie Beach has the beautiful sea views, the high-end cocktail list, and delicious shared plates that mean you won’t want to leave. With views soaring over all others and the relaxing and casual atmosphere Anchor Bar is where you want to be.
Northerlies Beach Bar & Grill
This is where you want to go to soak up the panoramic views of the Whitsundays while enjoying the casual and family-friendly feel. They have a local casual menu, which changes seasonally and ensures that fresh produce is offered straight from the local waters. Sit back along the beach with a cocktail, local beer selection or a champagne to enjoy the view.
Fat Frog Beach Café
A local coffee favourite nestled into Cannonvale Beach, Fat Frog Beach Café is the perfect stop pre- or post-dip. With a very sunny outlook set on the waterfront along Bicentennial Boardwalk you will find a menu full of homemade dishes, ready-to-grab options and many sweet treats to enjoy with the locals saying is the best coffee in the area.
KC’s Bar and Grill
For a pub experience you can’t go past KC’s Bar and Grill! With so much character the moment you step up to KC’s with live music and delicious premium steaks, you won’t want to leave the fun. Enjoy the Airlie Beach atmosphere and feel like a local on your holiday at KC’s.
Fish D’vine and Rum Bar
Airlie beach’s longest established restaurant where you will enjoy fresh seafood and the best mojitos in town. You can’t go past the rum tasting flight, followed by the mouth-watering chilli mud crab, and freshly caught from the coral sea, local tiger prawns. There is so much more to offer, but you really need to visit and see for yourself!