Eat & Drink


Our Fave Fish’n’Chips

Like blue & white stripes and bacon & eggs - fish and chips just go together. Here are some of our fave places to net fish'n'chips on the Central Coast.


Stylish dining at The BOX Ettalong

Since opening on Ettalong's waterfront a few years ago, The BOX on the Water has breathed new life into fine dining on the Peninsula.


Six Seaside Cafes for Sunday Brunch

Sunday brunch is a local tradition and with cute cafes up and down the NSW Central Coast, it’s worth whiling the day away with a relaxing seaside breaky.


Seasalt: Fine Dining with a View

There's something about restaurants in hotels. So often you think they're just for the guests. There's no reason why locals should miss out on Crowne's Seasalt

Eat & Drink

Best Pancakes on the NSW Central Coast

From buckwheat to buttermilk, we've been flat out with the tough task of finding the Coast's best pancakes. Here’s how they stack up...


Finding LooLoo (and God in an Espresso cup)

With its retro formica tables and chairs, hessian stools, rustic bunting, giant Aussie flag, LooLoos Coffee Warehouse is just our kind of grungy, shabby chic cafe.


Safran: Feast Like An Ottoman at Ettalong

Tapas has been a food trend for many years but it's usually the Spanish kind. Safran in Ettalong is bringing the Turkish take, meze, to the table on the NSW Central Coast.


Six String: Our Local Brew

There’s nothing more refreshing in summer than an ice cold beer, so let’s get behind the local ‘crafty’ brewery companies on our very own Central Coast doorstep.



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