Your Guide to Eating Out...

No matter what the case may be, it is still important to eat well and look after ourselves and those around us, even if we are practicing social isolation or distancing.  With restrictions easing and many of our cafes, restaurants and alike starting to re-open their doors, it's a great opportunity to support our local businesses.

Below is an evolving list of businesses who are Bendigo Tourism members that are doing their best to deliver us great food.  Many of our businesses are now offering online ordering, takeaway and delivery service options*.  And the list is slowly growing with those businesses who are now offering dining in.



The Good Loaf Sourdough Bakery & Cafe - Offer a great range of breakfast and lunch meals available with alfresco dining, plus coffee, bread and more. 



All Seasons Hotel Bendigo - Now serving you their full menu 7 days a week with dining available from 12pm to 9pm.

Bendigo District RSL - Bistro now open from 5:30pm daily. Call the team at Bendigo District RSL on 03 5442 2950 to secure a table.  

Botanical Hotel - Enjoy their great menu in the bistro again from June 10.  Bookings preferred as numbers will be limited.  Book online here.

Lake View Hotel - Looking forward to welcoming everyone back for lunch and dinner, 7 days a week, plus all day dining on the weekends.  Bookings preferred but not essential.  

National Hotel Complex Bendigo - All new menus to choose from - yum! Call the team on 5443 0591 to secure a table in the bar or bistro.

Old Boundary Hotel - Now open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.  Check out their new menu here and book a table on 5443 6502.

Tooborac Hotel & Brewery - Now open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner, including their ever-popular Pie Shop for a quick bite to eat.



Bendigo Boardwalk - Opening every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9am - 2pm.  Jump on their Facebook page for their latest updates and be sure to book a table to secure your spot.

Café Essence - They're back and cannot wait to see you in store.  Call 5443 8599 to book a table.

Cortille - Now open with a new menu jam packed with breaky options, waffles, kids menu, coffee and smoothies.  Open 8am - 2pm.  

El Gordo - Now open Tuesday to Saturday, 7.30am - 3pm, with a yummy new all day menu.

Indulge Fine Belgian Chocolate - Enjoy a sweet treat, open Monday to Friday, from 7.30am - midday. Yum! For more info and updates check out their Facebook page.

Sim'R - Offering indoor and outdoor dining, Monday to Saturday from 8am to 4pm. Seating is limited so please call ahead to secure a spot on 5443 5733. Find out more click here. 



Harvest Food & Wine - Cafe now open from 11am - 4pm, Tuesday - Saturday, with their delicious Brunch Menu.  Call them on 5442 4095 to making a booking.



Borchelli Ristorante - Cooking all day from 11.30am, 7 days a week. Book a table to secure a spot. Call 5441 4455.

Bunja Thai - Now open for both lunch and dinner.  Bookings not essential, but recommended. Call 5441 8566 to book your table.

GPO - Opening hours for dinner will be Wednesday - Friday from 5pm, and Saturday - Sunday from midday for lunch.

Malayan Orchid - Open Monday to Saturday, 5pm - 9pm.  Bookings essential, please call 5442 4411.  

Masons of Bendigo - Open for lunch Thursday to Saturday, dinner Tuesday to Saturday. Instant reservations can be made via their website here

Ms Batterhams - Now open Wednesday to Sunday for lunch and dinner, 11.30am - 10.30pm.  Bookings are essential. Click here to secure your table.

Sangria Spanish Tapas Bar -  Now open from Thursday to Saturday.  Dining in available in two sittings at 6pm and 7.45pm.  Please call to book a spot on 5443 5055.  

Schnitz Bendigo - In store dining is open again, 7 days a week.

The Woodhouse - Open 7 nights a week from 5.45pm until late, and open for lunch on Saturday and Sunday from 12pm - 3pm. Plus they have a new winter menu - yum!


Sangria Spanish Tapas Percy and Percy Harvest Food and Wine




Beechworth Bakery - They have hot and cold food available for take away, plus family packs and essentials including bread and milk.  Check out their Facebook page for more info.

The Good Loaf Sourdough Bakery & Cafe - Offer a great range of breakfast and lunch meals for takeaway and dining in options, plus coffee, bread and more.  Or you can order online here



All Seasons Hotel Bendigo - Still offering takeaway as an option across their entire menu from 12pm - 9pm daily, plus delivery services available from 5pm to 9pm.

Axedale Tavern - Their kitchen is open for takeaway for lunch and dinner, from snacks to meals for the whole family.  Check out their take away menu here and for more info.

Bendigo District RSL - Open for lunch from 12pm-2pm and dinner from 5.30pm to 8.30pm daily. They are also open for breakfast from 9am to 11am on Sundays. Takeaway available from 4.30pm to 8.30pm daily. Make sure to check out the menu on their website

Botanical Hotel - Great menu complete with tasty takeaway food available for pick up or delivery, Thursday to Saturday evenings and Friday lunch time. Check out their menu and order here.

Lake View Hotel - Takeaway menu is available, check it out here.  Text your order to 0474 936 453 or email

National Hotel Complex Bendigo - Offering their full bar menu for take away!  Check out their menu here.  They’re happy to take phone orders on 5443 0591 (press 2 when prompted). 

Old Boundary Hotel - New takeaway menu now available. Menu available here.  Call 5443 6502 to place your order or check out the website.  Pick up only.

Tooborac Hotel & Brewery - Are offering a great range of parmas, pizzas and burgers for takeaway in the Tooborac & Heathcote region, plus beverages.  Check out their menu here.



Adam and Eve - Offering a great range of vegan meals for takeaway and delivery.  Phone orders most welcome on 0466 376 699. Keep up-to-date on their Facebook page here.

Bay Leaf Food Store - Offer some great yummy bites available for takeaway.  Check out their menu you here.

Bendigo Boardwalk - Delicious takeaway hot food and drinks, plus takeaway home meals are now available Tuesday - Saturday, 8.30am - 1.30pm.  Jump on their Facebook page or click here to check out their updated menu online.

Bendigo Bowling Centre - The cafe at Bendigo Bowling Centre will remain open for takeaway only. Find out more here

Café Essence - Have take away meals and day packs available, packaged cold ready to heat when needed.  $25 per person, order by 2.15pm for pick up by 2.45pm or delivery available between 8am - 2pm. Order online here.

Cortille - Are still here serving you a Speedy Takeaway Menu every day from 8am - 2pm.  Check out their Facebook page to see the menu.

Crooked Kitchen - Offering great healthy meal options for takeaway, cold or hot, catering for a broad range of dietary requirements.  Check out their Facebook page for more info or their website here for delivery and meal options.

El Gordo - Call or text ahead to pre-order and pick up their food on the go. Phone 0401 412 894. Available Tuesday to Saturday, 7.30am - 3pm.

Indulge Fine Belgian Chocolate - Enjoy a sweet treat, open Monday to Friday, from 7.30am - midday. Yum! For more info check out there Facebook page.

Old Green Bean - The team have got you covered with their locally roasted coffee and beans, sweet and savoury snacks and meals all available for takeaway. Click here to order or check out their menu. 

Peppergreen Farm - The team are offering a broad range of pre-made meals for individuals to families.  Check out their website to order online.

Percy & Percy - Offering great take away meals including salads, pastas and more.  Keep up to date on their Facebook page here.

Quarry Hill Cafe & Larder - Takeaway options available on coffee, sweet treat and meals.  Feel free to call and pre-order on 5444 4884.  They'll even deliver it to your car as you pull up out the front of the cafe. For more info click here.

Sim'R - Open for takeaway coffee, meals, fresh sourdough bread and more on Monday to Saturday from 8am to 4pm. Find out more of what they are offering here. 



Custom Coffees - Get your caffeine fix and purchase online here from regional Victoria's first coffee roaster.

Get Naked Espresso Bar - Grab a pre-paid coffee card that will support small business now and your caffeine addiction moving forward.



Bendigo Wholefoods - For local produce greengrocer and café, check out their website here for Click & Collect options and you can order from their Café online for takeaway food options.

Edwards Providore - Whether it's for dinner tomorrow night or it's to pop in the freezer or to drop by the doorstep of a mate who you know will appreciate it, take home meals are available for individuals through to families, available online and via phone orders.  Click and collect and home delivery. Plus you can add on 'essentials'. For more info click here.

Flora Hill Quality Meats - Pre-order meals, food and quality ingredients.  For more information please click here

Harvest Food & Wine - Offering beautiful Harvest Take Home Meal Food staples, made fresh in store and can be frozen. Plus their Harvest Deli Cellar has all your pantry essentials. Buy online here. Deli is open Tuesday - Saturday, 9am - 4pm.



Borchelli Ristorante - Cooking all day from 11.30am, Wednesday to Sunday.  Check out their takeaway menu here.

Bunja Thai - Takeaway available Monday to Saturday on your Thai favourites.  Check out their menu here and call 5441 8566 to order.

Clogs - Offering takeaway and delivery.  Check out their menu here. And yes you can freeze all of their pizza and pasta for later.

FOS Kitchen & Bar - Jump onto @menulog and order your dinner, they’re doing home delivery. The menu includes moussaka, souvlaki and Greek salad! For more info click here.

GPO - Now re-open for dining in from Wednesday 3rd June.  Opening hours for dinner will be Wednesday - Friday from 5pm, and Saturday - Sunday from midday for lunch.

Order straight to your door with their UberEats delivery service options. For more info check out their website or keep up to date on their Facebook page here

Grill’d - Open for takeaway as per usual. Check out their menu here and ordering available online here.

House of Khong - Their extensive menu is available online and ready for takeaway or delivery.  Delivery drivers happy to simply knock on the door to let you know your food has arrived and leave it at your doorstep.

Imperial Palace - Open 7 days a week.  Deliver to your home, motel or caravan park.  Menu available here. Call 5443 4329 to order.

Malayan Orchid - Their woks are cooking up an Asian-inspired storm of takeaway food, available from Monday to Saturday.  Call 5442 4411.  Check out their menu here.

Ms Batterhams - Delivering gourmet food and wine with 'Winnie of Wheels'. Click here to order.  

Piyawat Thai Restaurant - Takeaway available Tuesday to Sunday.  Call 5444 4450 to order.

Redgum Bendigo - Spanish and European inspired cuisine is available for take away and delivery.  Check out their Facebook page here for their menu and more info.

Sangria Spanish Tapas Bar -  Now open for dining in or takeaway, Thursday to Saturday.  Dining in available in two sittings at 6pm and 7.45pm.  Takeaway available for pick up only between 5pm - 6pm.  Please call to book a spot on 5443 5055.  Check out their takeaway menu here.

Schnitz Bendigo - Full menu available online and available for takeaway.  For more info and their menu, click here.

The Woodhouse - They're doing it! Don't miss out on their mouthwatering menu of takeaway food now available Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights for pick up, 5pm-7.30pm.  Be sure to pre-order by 4pm that day to get your order in.  View their menu here.


Edwards Providore Clogs Bendigo


Here is another list prepared by I Heart Bendigo which includes other businesses in Bendigo and surrounds. 

Remember to look after one another.  Many of our other cafes and restaurants also offer gift vouchers which you can purchase now and use later.

*Please note, this list doesn't cover all the options available in Bendigo.  This list is being updated as we receive the latest information from businesses and is correct at the time it was posted. Be sure to keep up-to-date with the latest information on each individual business via their individual social media profiles (Facebook and Instagram) and their websites.  Thank you.