Food and Wine 15 April 2024

Dining Delights: Discover Restaurants Across Oaks' Hotel Venues

Oaks Hotels has long been synonymous with exceptional hospitality and unforgettable dining experiences. Across our range of hotel venues, scattered throughout Australia and New Zealand, lie dining delights waiting to be explored. Each location from Melbourne to Broome, Port Douglas to Wellington boasts unique restaurants catering to every palate. We thought we’d walk you through some of Oaks' dining establishments, offering a glimpse into the range of flavours and ambiences awaiting.

Melbourne Restaurants 

Oak & Vine, Melbourne CBD

Tucked away at our Market Street hotel, Oak & Vine offers a respite from the bustling Melbourne CBD. This restaurant is a haven for food enthusiasts with an innovative menu bursting with flavours and ingredients from the finest Victorian producers. Indulge in award-winning wines and ice-cold beers while enjoying a semi-alfresco dining experience. Oak & Vine also offers an exclusive in-room dining seasonal menu for guests. Think elevated comfort food.

Dee Casa Restaurant, Southbank

Conveniently located at the entrance of WRAP on Southbank, Dee Casa Restaurant and Bar exudes chic yet rustic charm. From exciting breakfast options to exotic tapas, this spot caters to all tastes. Unwind in one of Melbourne’s most iconic areas with a cocktail or savour something from the extensive wine or whiskey lists.

Port Douglas Restaurants

Oak & Vine, Port Douglas

Finding yourself in Port Douglas? Nestled amid tropical serenity at Oaks Port Douglas Resort, nearby Four Mile Beach, this Oak & Vine offers a delightful dining experience. Every meal celebrates local flavour, from a tropical buffet breakfast to wood-fired pizzas and prime-cut steaks for dinner. And the extensive drinks menu ensures you find the perfect sidekick to your dish.

Pool Bar, Port Douglas

For a more laid-back dining experience, the Pool Bar, also at Oaks Port Douglas Resort, is the perfect spot. With a refreshing drink in hand and a selection of light snacks, you can relax poolside and soak up the laid-back tropical ambience.

Hunter Valley Restaurants

Oak & Vine, Pokolbin

Nestled within the picturesque Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort, the Hunter Valley’s Oak & Vine is the perfect dinner spot after a day of exploring the stunning area. From alfresco dining with panoramic views to vibrant indoor ambience, every aspect of this restaurant is incredibly charming. Indulge in Sri Lankan dishes paired with exclusive wines, promising an unforgettable dining experience.

Cypress Lakes Bistro & Bar, Pokolbin

At Cypress Lakes Bistro & Bar, also located in Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort, you’ll enjoy a hearty buffet breakfast or casual lunch in a lively atmosphere. It provides the perfect place to chill out after a game of golf, and with live entertainment and a bar, this venue is also perfect for relaxing afternoons with family and friends.

Townsville Restaurants

The Metropole Hotel, Townsville City

Steeped in history, The Metropole Hotel Townsville blends heritage charm with modern comfort. Whether it's a casual lunch or dinner, expect exemplary service and an excitingly diverse menu. It’s located in the most perfect spot, next to the Townsville harbour, just a 5-minute walk from The Strand seafront promenade, so you can enjoy an evening stroll after dinner.

Darwin Restaurants

The O.A.K. Restaurant, Darwin City

The Original Australian Kitchen at the Oaks Darwin Elan Hotel celebrates local flavours in a contemporary, exciting way. Each dish is a masterpiece with an emphasis on fresh, unique ingredients. Pair your meal with a selection from the extensive beer and wine list for the ultimate dining experience. Located in the heart of Darwin's CBD, it’s brilliantly positioned for you to explore the nearby boutique shops and entertainment area. Or, just stay and relax with a dip in the outdoor pool.

Sunshine Coast Restaurants

Oak & Vine Sunshine Coast, Caloundra

Nestled beside a picturesque lotus lake, Oak & Vine Sunshine Coast offers a waterfront dining experience like no other. From breakfast to dinner, the menu caters to diverse tastes, ensuring a memorable food journey for guests of all ages. You’ll no doubt adore sitting on cute Parisian cafe chairs in a tropical Queensland setting, indulging in comfort food favourites.

Mackay Restaurants

Marque Bar & Grill, Mackay

Marque Bar & Grill at Oaks Rivermarque Hotel is a haven for food lovers in Mackay. With a fusion menu showcasing flavours from around the world and impeccable service, every visit promises an unforgettable dining experience. This Mackay restaurant is known for its lamb shanks, steak, and beautifully fresh seafood dishes. The hotel itself consists of modern, well-designed apartments that feature views of the Pioneer River.

Broome Restaurants

1861, Broome

Step back in time at 1861, where history and gastronomy converge to create a truly unique dining experience. This venue is named after a defining year in Broome’s history when a new species of pearl was discovered and turned out to be the largest shell in the world. Open for breakfast and dinner, this restaurant offers a taste of Broome's rich heritage amid contemporary elegance. And yes, you can expect freshly shucked seafood.

Cables Restaurant & Bar, Cable Beach

Relax and unwind at Cables Restaurant & Bar, located in the Oaks Cable Beach Resort, a few minutes drive from the beachfront. It’s a charming, inviting setting offering a mouth-watering selection of breakfast and dinner sensations. It’s become a popular place for locals as well as hotel guests to gather, enjoy a meal with a glass of wine or beer, and take in the beautiful surroundings.

Cairns Restaurants

Oak & Vine, Cairns

Perched on top of Oaks Cairns Hotel, Oak & Vine Cairns offers panoramic views of the Coral Sea alongside modern Australian cuisine. As the sun descends, the terrace transitions into a vibrant cocktail bar, where you can enjoy fine wines, craft beers, and artisanal botanical gins with zesty tonics. Whether you're a local or a visitor, here you can savour some of Cairns' finest ocean views.

Wellington Restaurants

Oak & Vine, Wellington CBD

Experience the best of modern Kiwi cuisine at Oak & Vine Wellington, a restaurant nestled in the heart of Wellington's lively Courtenay Place at our Wellington hotel. Beautiful, vibrant offerings are prepared on an open grill, and the dishes showcase the finest seasonal produce. Every aspect of this restaurant exudes sophistication and flavour, from grilled dishes to signature cocktails. It’s the perfect central spot to enjoy New Zealand’s wines or a locally-crafted beer.

Gladstone Restaurants

Oak & Vine, Gladstone

With a fresh, leafy interior, Oak & Vine in Gladstone offers traditional hotel bistro meals in a laid-back setting. From classic fish and chips to chargrilled steaks, there's something for everyone to enjoy. The Oaks Gladstone Grand Hotel sits at a prime central location, merely a 5-minute stroll from Gladstone Boat Harbour. It’s an ideal retreat for unwinding after a delightful meal.

The Coffee Club, Gladstone

For a casual dining experience, The Coffee Club at Oaks Gladstone Grand Hotel is the perfect choice. Whether you're looking for a quick meal on the go or a leisurely catch-up with friends, expect great coffee and hearty cafe meal options in a friendly atmosphere.

Discover Elevated Comfort Food and New Flavours with Oaks

Oaks Hotels' restaurants offer a culinary journey through some of Australia and New Zealand's most iconic destinations. From vibrant cityscapes to tropical oases, each venue promises exceptional dining experiences amid unforgettable surroundings.

Whether you're a local or a traveller, indulge in the delights that await you at Oaks Hotels.