Eat and Drink in Yamba and Region


For a small coastal town Yamba offers a surprisingly wide array of eateries for the visitor who fancies taking a break from cooking.  Be sure to check your guest envelope when you arrive for any special offers or vouchers we have managed to gather up for you to use during your stay.

Here are just a few of our Restaurants, pubs, clubs and cafes, with a few comments from the Raine & Horne team who've tried them. 


They are the best flavoured prawn you can find, and we are not the only ones who think so.  If you are here during the Christmas holidays make sure you book your prawns in advance or you could miss out.  There are a number of places to satisfy your desire for crusteaceans including the Clarence River Fishermans Co-operative on the Yamba Road, Sarika Seafood at the Marina or Watos on Coldstream Street.  

Many of the local restaurants will be happy to serve you with delectable dishes featuring our sweet and succulent prawns, so just browse below to plan your holiday dining. 



Pizza and pasta in a family friendly atmosphere

Famous for their 'Rat Baits' which are much better than they sound!

02 6646 1011


Real Italian Cuisine cooked by real Italians using local ingredients and imported Italian products

Buon appetito!

02 6645 8286


Traditional Mexican food and an atmosphere to match

Don't forget to try their cocktails! Tegan says the Mango Margarita is amazing

02 6646 8259


Enjoy Indian flavours with a modern twist as the sun sets over the Clarence River

Danielle is still raving about their Chicken Tikka.

02 6646 8941


At the top of the hill and specialising in seafood

Great for family gatherings sharing multiple plates

02 6646 2918


Offers a huge range of traditional chinese meals

02 6646 1461


Traditional Thai food to eat in or take-away 

02 6646 1333



Thai food  - try the Massaman beef curry that everyone is raving about.

02 6646 9156



Traditional French food with a modern twist

One of our newest restaurants having opened its doors in August 2017, The French Pan Tree is rapidly gaining a reputation for excellence.

02 6646 2335



Modern Australian fine dining in a rainforest setting

02 6646 8600



Tapas and cocktails at the top of the hill in a friendly, vibrant atmosphere



For exotic burgers with an innovative flair, look no further

02 6646 1481


Tucked away in Angourie, Barbaresco is an Italian eaterie and bar close to Spooky Beach with a reputation for excellence

02 6646 3745



Famous for their curries, and also great for breakfast

0490 027 301




Famous for great coffee and friendly service.  The lunch specials change on a regular basis. 

02 6646 9777

Bush to Beach Cafe   

Delicious burgers, tasty cakes and takeaways available.

Contact Carly if you need a cake for a special occasion

02 6646 1164


Irons and Craig

If you are an early riser head to Irons and Craig for their 5.30am coffee and donuts.  Luckily breakfast runs until 11.30am for those who prefer a later start to the day.

02 6646 1258


Leche Cafe

Proving that healthy food can taste good too.  A favourite with Tegan, but you don't have to rely on her opinion, just look at the reviews.

0401 471 202


Beachwood Cafe

Local and organic menu with a focus on mediterranean and middle eastern flavours

(02) 6646 9781 

 Bean Scene Café 

In the heart of Yamba and offering warming winter cuisine at the moment, but ready for a change of menu when the warmer weather arrives..

02 6646 2619

Latitude 29

02 6646 3909


Perfectly located on the corner of Clarence and Queens Streets for you to grab breakfast and coffee on your way to Main Beach for the day.

02 6646 1425

Pinewood Corner

02 6646 8665

Drift Cafe

A family owned cafe/restaurant with the goal of using organic ingredients wherever possible.  

One Fine Cup

02 6646 8882

Yum Yum Angourie

02 6646 2467

The Marina Cafe

02 6646 3311

Cafe Angourie

Main Beach Kiosk

Caperberry Cafe

02 6646 2322


Yamba Golf and Country Club

Offers a courtesy bus and a variety of dining options

Yamba Bowling Club

Family friendly with a climbing wall, ten pin bowling and putt putt to keep the kids amused.  The courtesy bus will be happy to collect you for a family night out.

Yamba Shores Tavern 

On the canals you can enjoy meal and a drink keeping an eye open for the dolphins that visit the Clarence Estuary on a regular basis.  

The Pacific Hotel

An iconic part of the Yamba scene, the Pacific Hotel is located high above Main Beach offering stunning views of the ocean.  Wouldn't it be amazing to be eating lunch whilst watching whales performing tail slaps and breaches as they migrate along the East Coast.



Yamba Icecreamery

Yamba Fudge


If you are exploring beyond Yamba here some popular spots for breakfast or lunch stops during your travels.

Brushgrove Hotel

Great pub food.  Sue says the spare ribs are the business!  It can get very busy, especially for weekend lunches so consider making a booking if you are a large group.

02 6647 6201

Botero Espresso

Just ask Sue, Botero breakfasts in Maclean are part of her Sunday routine thanks to the amazing coffee and beautiful food.  Incorporating a roastery, Botero brings a bit of the metropolis to the Clarence valley.  You'll kick yourself if you don't pop in to find out what all the fuss is about.

02 6645 5541