Hospitality is doing it tough once again (alongside live music, gyms and more) so if you want to help your local favourites survive this latest round, seek them out, check if they’re open, and spend, spend, spend! From buying gift vouchers to ordering takeaway, or just getting a daily coffee, there are plenty of ways to show your support to your fav cafes and restaurants. Plus of course, you can still dine in, and enjoy a gorgeous meal made from delicious South Aussie produce. Many of the venues listed in this guide have outdoor dining available, and all venues would love to see you!
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Patrons need to follow the SA government regulations to be covid safe prior to and on arrival and should check with each venue to ensure they’re open before turning up, as everything is quite volatile at the moment.
Adobo Co. serve authentic Filipino cuisine and are offering indoor dining, with a full menu ala carte. They have alfresco outdoor dining for 10 maximum. No minimum to spend but they ask for patrons to limit dining to 2 hours max. Please book due to their limited capacity.
Unit 1 / 118 Commercial Road Port Adelaide 5015
Banksia Tree Cafe
Banksia Tree Cafe is offering indoor dining with 20 seats inside. Please book! They also have an outdoor area undercover, and they are being allowed to extend their outdoor area to allow for more seating (so about 45 capacity). They also have delivery on everything including their lobsterfest event over the New Years long weekend.
147 St Vincent St Port Adelaide
Brothers at War Wines
Brothers at War Wines are open and covid safe with rapid cleaning and social distancing, but bookings preferred. Outdoor tastings and platters, capacity is from 60 down to 19 🙁 They have under shade tasting on the balcony.
58 Murray Street Tanunda
Cafe de Vili’s Blair Athol
Cafe de Vili’s offers indoor dining with no booking required. Open 24 hours. Outdoors they have seating with umbrellas as well as alfresco dining with heating and cooling under a vergola. Special deal in store and on Uber, Deliveroo and Menulog.
426 Main North Road, Blair Athol
Cheeky Grin Coffee
Cheeky Grin Coffee are offering both indoor and outdoor dining. Please limit your visits to 30-45 mins.
74a Gage Street Firle
Chicken Chef Blair Athol
Take away only. Uber Eats also available.
438b Main North Road Blair Athol
Coopers Alehouse Gepps Cross
Indoor dining available, bookings essential. Outdoor dining in the beer garden. Walk ins welcome. 140 capacity. Booking required. 1 hour 45 minute seating time. Take away available.
560 Main North Road, Blair Athol 5084
East Borough Eatery
East Borough Eatery are offering indoor dining at 25% capacity and can fortunately still seat large bookings due to their venue size. They’ve just launched a new menu and updated function menu. No outdoor dining is available. No special conditions are required for booking, but plenty of notice before a cancellation is appreciated. They also take deposits for tables of 15+. East Borough Eatery have discounted rewards and delivery on Uber Eats!
96 Glen Osmond Rd, Parkside
Estia Restaurant offers Greek dishes in a laid-back space with outdoor dining on blue and white deckchairs, plus sea views. Seatings are limited to 90 minutes and bookings are recommended.
255 Seaview Road, Henley beach 5022 SA
Froth & Fodder
Froth & Fodder is an eclectic and cozy café, focused on S.A producers, featuring a seasonal all-day brunch menu and Adelaide roasted coffee. Outdoor dining is available under their veranda & umbrellas.
Shop 1/41 Mortimer Street Kurralta Park SA 5037
Gingers Coffee Studio
This dog-friendly coffee house is open for bookings. Reservations are 40 minutes for coffee and cake and 90 minutes for meal sittings.
109 Goodwood Rd, Goodwood
Limited seating is available so takeaway is encouraged. The full menu and excellent coffee is available for takeaway and always served with a smile (under our masks of course).
26-28 Metro Parade, Mawson Lakes.
Great Nature Vegetarian Snacks and Grocery
Great Nature Vegetarian Snacks and Grocery has indoor and outdoor dining available, plus they are pet friendly.
Shop 3/48 Beach Road Christie’s Beach
Victor Harbours only family-owned hotel is open for business. Experience part of Victor Harbor’s famous heritage by visiting the iconic Grosvenor Hotel. Built-in 1897 and now over 115 years old, this beautiful hotel is constructed in local sandstone and has a rich and vibrant history. Bookings are preferred.
40 Ocean Street Victor Harbor
Headquarters on Henley
HQ on Henley continue to trade, and offer indoor dining but ask patrons to call the cafe to book in advance. They have limited outdoor seating with umbrellas. Bookings are asked to stay under 90 minutes.
11 Henley Beach Rd Henley Beach
Henley Breeze Cafe
Indoor dining remains as long as you wear a mask and check in. Outdoor dining is also available for 20 pax.
303 Seaview Rd
Henry and Rose Cafe
Henry & Rose Cafe are offering indoor dining, and patrons need to wear a mask & be sure to use their QR Code when arriving. They also have outdoor dining with fans & blinds, couches, bar tables & dining tables. Their outdoor capacity is 50 people.
15 Heritage Street Keith
Indoor dining available. Outdoor dining available with heaters. TIME LIMITS OF 2 HRS AND BOOKINGS FOR DINNER TAKEN IN 2 SLOTS – 5:30 – 7:30 PM AND 8:00-10:00 PM
114-116 O CONNELL STREET
This stunning 1857 pub, is a fan favourite. The Inglewood Inn has been revitalised as a destination venue with must-see views of the Adelaide Hills. Serving up classic bistro meals the Inglewood Inn are still trading under their regular hours, however, bookings are advised. Takeaway is also available.
1931 Northeast Road, Inglewood
Joe’s Henley Beach
Joe’s Henley Beach are now limiting their hours to 7am till 3pm, 7 days a week. This means they are sadly no longer doing dinner. Further, all bookings are now cancelled and they will be operating on a walk-in only basis. If you have a booking, you will be contacted by a Joe’s team member soon. For some good news, their menu is available to takeaway! Whether you want to enjoy fish & chips on the beach or a coffee at home, they’ll have you sorted. We can get through this Adelaide! See you soon.
Cnr of S St and The Esplanade, Henley Beach Adelaide, SA, Australia 5022
John Doe’s Local Bar
Indoors, John Doe’s have max 25 people capacity, outside they have max 50 people, with a bar outside also. They also have A new years event. $80 ticket, free flow alcohol from 8pm. See Facebook events
162 Gilbert Street, Adelaide
Mamma Carmela’s is offering indoor dining, with a maximum 6 people. Guests must wear mask on entry and when ordering. They are also offering outdoor dining, which is recommended, with sunshades & blinds with a 30 person capacity. Time limits apply: 1 hour & 15 minutes bookings preferably. They also offer delivery through Uber Eats or Pick Up.
4 Jetty Road Glenelg
Mosaic Hotel is open for indoor dining with bookings essential. During the school holiday there’s free soft drink refills for kids, plus there’s a seniors lunch menu from Monday- Thursday.
37 Turner Drive West Lakes
Indoor dining with no need to book, but please adhere to the social distancing requirements on arrival. Outdoor dining also available. No changes to current opening hours, we’re in for ride, so please show your support!
Glenelg: Shop 13/7 Mosely Square Glenelg. Para Hills: Shop L, Para Hills Shopping Centre, 2 Wilkinson Rd Para Hills
Neighbourhood Espresso Bar
Some indoor dining available but it’s very limited as it’s a small space mainly suited to takeaway.
129 Churchill Rd Prospect
Pickle in the Middle
Reopening from Wednesday. Walk-ins only and no bookings. No outdoor dining. 90 minute seatings
134 Unley Rd
Prancing Pony Brewery
Prancing Pony Brewery have indoor seating available, and an outdoor covered beer garden. Blinds and heaters for the cold nights, misters for hot summer days. Bookings are essential, no minimum spend but 2 hour seatings.
42 Mt Barker Rd. Totness
Raj on Taj
No bookings . Indoor dining available with walk ins only. Max occupancy is 8pax at any one time. Outdoor dining is available. 1 hour time limit … no minimum spend..no bookings
13-23 Unley Rd Parkside
Ruggy’s Food & Wine
Ruggy’s Food & Wine are offering indoor dining, with limited seating indoor & outdoor. Masks are mandatory. Takeaway coffee, drinks and food available.
525 Brighton Road, Brighton SA 5048
Sao Paulo Char Grill
Sao Paulo Char-Grill on Days Road in Ferryden Park specialises in Brazilian cuisine. Their menu features speciality cocktails, they also have outdoor dining.
216 Days Road, Ferryden Park
Schnithouse Rundle St
The Schnithouse on Rundle Street are open for indoor dining, however there might be a time limit depending on how busy they are. There’s outdoor dining, with an outdoor partition in place for wind breaks and to seperate smoking and no smoking area. 3 wall fitted and 2 portable gas heaters are in place when required. They’re offering half price Cocktails on Mondays and Tuesdays all day (Excluding PH and Fringe), Half price Wings Wednesday (Excluding PH and Fringe), Happy Hour everyday from 3pm-6pm and 9pm-10pm (Excluding PH and Fringe), $14.90 Schnitzel on Mondays (Valid UNI ID required, Excluding PH and Fringe).
260 Rundle St Adelaide SA 5000
Indoor dining available but please book before arriving. There’s undercover alfresco dining area or seating out on the deck. Bookings essential. Sitting 12pm and 130pm or 6pm & 730pm. Takeaway ordering with online payment available. Open 7 days, Lunch & Dinner in the Clare Valley.
Horrocks Highway, Sevenhill
Smiling Samoyed Brewery
Smiling Samoyed Brewery are offering indoor seating, with bookings essential. Bookings may also be seated outdoors or on the verandah. Outdoors they have seating with wind breaks and sunscreen available. Heaters in verandah area. Capacity 90. 90 minute bookings. Bookings preferred.
20-22 Hansen Street, Myponga
Sparkke at the Whitmore
Sparkke have alfresco style indoor dining which patrons can book a table via their website. Sparkke are a double vaccinated venue and require patrons to check-in via the QR code, wear a mask unless consuming food or beverages and show their vaccination status if requested. The open-aired rooftop bar is available for bookings. They have outdoor heaters, wind breaks and misting fans to make sure our customers feel relaxed each season. Rooftop capacity is 45 patrons.
317 Morphett Street, Adelaide SA 5000
St Louis Mawson Lakes
With 50 seats available inside and plenty of outdoor dining, St Louis Mawson Lakes full menu is available for both dine-in and takeaway. There are 70 seats outside, all with a beautiful view of the lake and palm trees.
121 Mawson Lakes Blvd, Mawson Lakes
Swell Brewing Co
Want to add craft beer to your McLaren Vale experience? The uber-cool Swell Brewing Co is open from 11 am Friday – Monday. Offering epic views of their beautiful vineyard, taste their awesome craft beers, enjoy a delicious menu, all while the kids run around on the large lawn. Bookings are advised, each reservation is for 2 hours.
168 Olivers Road, McLaren Vale
The Big Grill
No bookings required but they ask you adhere to rules set by SA Health. Outdoor dining is available in all locations. They are open 24/7. Deluxe beef burger regular fries and can of coke $10.95 all locations.
44 Waymouth Street Adelaide
965 Port Wakefield Road Bolivar
174 Murray Street Nuriootpa
The Bridgewater Inn
The Bridgewater Inn is offering indoor dining with bookings essential. Outdoors they have a two level beer garden. Plenty of shade under trees, vines & umbrellas and keep cool with misting hoses. They have recently increased seating capacity with their new pallet deck area. Outdoor seating capacity is 160 people & they have all day dining on weekends and public holidays. Bookings essential on weekends & public holidays. They will continue to provide live music on Saturdays & Sundays regardless of their density restrictions. The live music industry has been hit hardest of all & they need everyone’s support.
The British Workingmen’s Club
Indoor dining is available with QR on entry, 6 per table seated whilst eating and drinking. Booking for Meal / Music www.trybooking.com/BOMBI. Meals 6 – 8.30 pm Disco to 12.30 am.
15 Davis Street Wingfield
The Coffee House, Ardrossan
No indoor dining is available, but all of their food and drink with be provided takeaway to enjoy in the garden or down the beach. They have umbrellas for shade and seating for 34 persons.
33a First Street Ardrossan
The Lane Vineyard
The Lane Vineyard will be offering limited al fresco dining on our outdoor deck for lunch, with umbrellas provided. We also offer picnics at seven different locations on the estate with umbrellas and picnic rugs provided.
5 Ravenswood Lane, Hahndorf, SA 5245
The Logical Indian
Experience a delectable journey through India’s myriad culinary destinations. Begin at the Coromandel Coast of India, sail over spice-infused South-East Asia and come ashore our very own Festival State, Down Under. With the full menu available The Logical Indian is set to spice up your next meal out.
50 Rundle Mall, Level 1 Rundle Mall Plaza, Adelaide SA
The River Cafe
The River Cafe are open for both indoor and outdoor trading with a set menu. Bookings are essential.
War Memorial Drive Nth Adelaide
The Somerton Bar & Bistro
The Somerton Bar & Bistro are staying open for indoor dining. Bookings are appreciated. They also have balcony seating with a beach view; Max 17 guests on balcony. Full menu available takeaway
Somerton Surf Life Saving Club, Cnr Repton Road And Esplanade, Somerton Park SA 5039
Tower Hotel are offering indoor dining. It is essential to book, and walk ins will be directed outside. They are offering outdoor dining with a capacity of 140. They have multiple heat lamps, cushioned seating and Me&U ordering facilities. The Tower Hotel has a time limit on each table of 2 hours. Bookings are essential.
621 Magill Road, Magill, SA, 5072
Red Ochre Barrel & Grill
Red Ochre are offering indoor and balcony dining, along with a private function room for 20. All dining is from a set menu.
Established in the original dining room of the old Blyth hospital and featuring a display on the history of the site, the Waffle Ward serves delicious fresh-made Waffles and coffee. Gluten-free and vegan options are available. Waffle Ward is a part of Blyth Breakout Escape room and Virtual Reality complex which are also open.
3 South Terrace, Blyth SA 5462
Wangolina continue to welcome customers to their beautiful cellar door, with plenty of outdoor capacity. They have umbrellas and have set up to facilitate outdoor tastings. Bookings preferred.
8 Limestone Coast Road, Wangolina SA 5275
A Clare Valley hidden gem. The Watervale Hotel has a huge Beer Garden and Veranda spaces. They also have tables undercover from the sun. The Watervale is a farm to plate eatery so guests are guaranteed the freshest, tastiest meals.
37 Main North Road Watervale
If you’d like to be added to the list, fill out the form here, and we’ll endeavour to include your business too (but please be patient as we’re on holidays and not at our computers as often as usual!).