If you’re taking a break on this gorgeous island, you’ll need a few reliable spots to find the best food. Whether you’re looking for a good coffee, a tasty burger, or the best seafood and fresh produce available, we’ve got you covered for the best places to eat on Magnetic island.
Check out our list of the best places to eat on Magnetic Island
A bright, airy cafe is situated right across the beach at Horseshoe Bay. Make sure you stop by Nourish for a breakfast or brunch to set you up for a day of hiking, swimming, and beach time on the island.
This place has a great menu and the coffee is top-notch. We loved that our coffee is served with a small glass of sparkling water! This was one of our favourite and best places to eat on Magnetic Island.
A fun place to enjoy a tasty and affordable meal. Try the burgers in the evening or come here for a tasty breakfast and morning coffee. The staff is great and there’s a pirate theme going on, so the kids will love it!
They do a fire show on Saturday nights but make sure you book a table so you don’t miss out.
A fantastic restaurant and beach bar which specialises in fresh local seafood and premium steaks. The location is perfect making it one of the best places to eat on Magnetic Island! Right on the stunning beachfront of Horseshoe Bay.
The seafood pasta was delicious, I’d highly recommend it.
Overlooking the beautiful Horseshoe Bay, this restaurant offers a relaxing dining experience with award-winning food and wonderful wine to match. It is considered one of the best places to eat on Magnetic Island. The unique thing about this restaurant is the attached art gallery.
Browse through the Barefoot gallery after your meal, a beautiful space that showcases a variety of top artists and local talent.
For those who appreciate authentic Thai cuisine, you’ll be loving the menu here. The food is made in-house and it’s super fresh. Thai Again restaurant is BYO and they don’t charge any corkage! Yay! Another reason why Thai Again is on our list of the best places to eat on Magnetic Island.
That means you can bring your own bottle of chilled sauvignon blanc to enjoy alongside the mouth-watering food they prepare for you. What a win!
Best places to eat on Magnetic Island – Saltwater Restaurant. (credit Instagram)
Saltwater offers modern Australian & Asian fusion, with a focus on quality poultry and fresh seafood. This is all about fine dining and one of the best places to eat on Magnetic Island.
If you can’t make it here for a meal, order one of their ‘grazing platters’ to take with you for the day. Beautifully presented seafood or sushi boxes are perfect for that sunset on your favourite Magnetic beach, and you’ve got at least 17 to choose from!
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Rach is a self-confessed travelling foodie. Her passion for food and culture has seen her eat her way through 190 countries. She's currently on a big food adventure to visit EVERY country in the world!
When Rach isn't travelling, you can find her at the beach, drinking coffee or wine with friends or chowing down on the best eats around her home city of Melbourne, Australia.