Eating out

Below are links to some of the great places to eat around the Cooloola Coast. Check them out!!

The Snack Shack

Cafe and Burger Restaurant. Enjoy fresh local seafood cooked to your liking.

Location: 35 The Esplanade, Tin Can Bay

Lee Fishing Company

Lee Fishing Company has been operating since 1951, they operate a fully integrated operation incorporating catching, processing and marketing, of quality Fresh & Frozen seafood, which is distributed throughout Queensland, Interstate and Internationally.

A must visit while in Tin Can Bay.

Delicious prawns, crabs, bugs, scallops, fresh fish all available in their retail shop...

Retail hours 7 Days : Monday – Saturday 7.30am – 5.00 pm, Sunday 8.30am – 4.00pm
Tastys @ TCB

Serving delicious home cooked food including Vegan and gluten free.
Yummy coffee, cold drinks and great atmosphere.

Location: Dolphin Shopping Centre, Tin Can Bay

Sleepy Lagoon Hotel

Prawn & Steer Restaurant: Char Grill, Pizza, Pasta and more!!



Location: 12-16 Bream St, Tin Can Bay

Cooloola Eco Tours

Our authentic regional Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tours allows you to explore and enjoy Rainbow Beach in an environmentally conscious way.  We want to create experiences which will be remembered!   

Cafe & Culture Tour

Presenting this deliciously mouth-watering walking tour through the heart of Rainbow Beach and immerse yourself to discover the fresh local produce from the Gympie Region! This tour will  introduce and share Rainbow Beach's unique cafes and restaurants.  Join us for a 3.5 hour fun-filled guided walking tour while exploring  food, beverage, and dessert tastings at five local eateries.

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Tin Can Bay Country Club

You are assured of a welcome at the Tin Can Bay Country Club. We cater for all ages and especially welcome visitors from outside the area. Our friendly staff are on hand to serve you in our Chinese Restaurant or cool drinks in the bar areas where you can meet with your friends and relax in the climate controlled rooms at the Tin Can Bay Country Club.

Feel like a round of golf or bowls? For more information on golf days and competitions contact reception and we can organise it all for you.

Location: Tin Can Bay Road, Tin Can Bay

Gympie Gold Regional Produce

Welcome to Gympie Gold - Regional Produce,precious produce from the ocean and the earth.

Location: Old Bank Building, Cnr Nash & Channon Street, Gympie

Marina Bar and Grill

Ideally located adjacent to the Marina Villas Marina Bar & Grill is the perfect location to sit back and enjoy the view with a beautiful meal, whether it is breakfast, lunch or dinner. Maybe just coffee and cake or a cold beer/wine is your choice we are here to be enjoyed.

Location: 2 Oyster Parade, Tin Can Bay

Temptations by the Water

Cafe, Gallery and BYO.Come sit and enjoy one of the best veiws in town and enjoy from our selection of local seafood and other tempting items from our new menu.

Location: 152 Toolara Road, Tin Can Bay

Tin Can Bay Yacht Club Bistro

Located at the Tin Can Bay Yacht Club and serving Breakfast and Lunch 7.30am until 2.30pm. Excellent Food, Friendly Staff and the best view in town.

Location: Esplanade, Norman Point, Tin Can Bay