Dine

There’ll be no going hungry on this holiday. Anglesea brings Melbourne’s culinary flair to the coast, with views and a relaxed surfer vibe to match. From a hearty or healthy breakfast and rich espresso coffee through to a fine dining dinner experience, you’ll need a holiday full of meals to try them all. Of all the ‘must eat’ restaurants in Anglesea, below are some of our favourites.

The Coast

Carefully curated by Head Chef, Chris Barlow, The Coast's fine dining menu offers a variety of Australian fusion dishes and sharing plates, featuring locally sourced produce from the Great Ocean Road and Surf Coast regions. 

You'll find a selection of sharing plates and larger dishes as well as traditional Italian thin based pizzas on their takeaway & room service menu.  

Address: 105 Great Ocean Road, Anglesea
Phone: +61 3 5263 1683 | Email: thecoast@greatoceanroadresort.com.au

Fish by Moonlite

This fish & chip shop is owned by chef Matt Germanchis and partner Gemma Gange. Fresh Victorian seafood arrives daily ready to cook or the classic takeaway fish and chips are also available. 

Address: Shop 4 | 87-89 Great Ocean Road, Anglesea
Phone: +61 480 224 173

Poppies Cafe & Nursery

Set amongst a myriad of plant life, Poppies Café occupies a conservatory like space and extends out under a vine-covered pergola. With a reputation for having the freshest and finest meals, the café draws produce from the adjoining food store that stocks mainly organic produce. Freshly created meals are also available to take home.

Address: 1 Simmons Court, Anglesea
Phone: +61 3 5203 5785 | Email: hello@poppiesanglesea.com.au

Anglesea General Store

Having originally opened in 1929, the Anglesea General Store, (also known as Maid Marion’s), has been an institution in Anglesea for both locals and visitors alike. More recently, local chef’s Angela Frank and Emma Williams have revamped the café with a modern a la carte menu and cabinet options, trading under the name of Anglesea General Store / Maids Pantry and Brunch Bar.

Address: 119 Great Ocean Road, Anglesea
Phone: +61 3 5263 1420

Explore Anglesea...

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ACTIVITIES

With access to mountain bike trails, epic surfing spots, running tracks, gorgeous beaches and the river, Anglesea has something for everyone.

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SHOP

From boutique fashion, provedores, gifts and surfer necessities, Anglesea has the selection to keep you satisfied.

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FAMILIES

​Featuring some of the coast’s most child friendly beaches and activities, Anglesea has long been recognised as a family holiday destination.