FOOD and WINE

HANOI KITCHEN – Vietnamese cuisine comes to Barwon Heads with Nick and Hong Lee …. a great new offering … at the roundabout (cnr Bridge & Hitchcock) ….Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner 7 days over the holidays.                     Ph (03) 4202 0525

THE BEACHHOUSE – Check out the new deck! …. a very cosy and comfortable venue for you and yours!!

BARWON ORANGE – one of our favourites & don’t forget that they do the best take-away pizzas too!! Call 5254 1090 to order.

CAFE MARITANA – by the bridge … now open for breakfast, lunch and dinner + great coffee all day. Phone 5254 1188 for reservations.

MANGROVES – fresh and local fish plus great homemade burgers, souvlakis, pork sliders and other things. They do coffee and cakes and are fully licenced with great drinks prices. Plus a great location on the roundabout to watch the world go by. Oh & did we mention …. they deliver!!

BEER – the exciting emerging industry in this area. We’ve had Bellarines great beers and those of Southern Bay Brewing (love their IPA!!) for a while. Then Odyssey Tavern Brewery set up in the Torquay Highway about 10 minutes from here and Little Creatures opened their brewery and great “canteen” (they also do brewery tours) just over the River in Geelong. In the last little while Mount Duneed Estate have expanded their offerings to include beer and Little Creatures has been joined on site by The White Rabbit brewery.

OAKDENE WINERY + VINEYARD has a great casual cafe – called Mr Grubb. Only a 10 minute drive from SeahavenVillage via Ocean Grove ….. visit www.oakdene.com.au.

THE BELLARINE TASTE TRAIL – is developing rapidly as the signature activity on the Bellarine. Check for packages incorporating tours, food and wine with Seahaven Village. We love to help. We know the area … and we love the research! Visit www.thebellarinetastetrail.com.au

Great wineries, winery food, music offerings. Try Kiltynane, Oakdene, Pettavel, Leura Park, Jack Rabbit , Flying Brick Cider House, Bellarine Estate, Scotchmans Hill. Winery maps available at reception + we love to help with ideas !!!

e.g. Jazz nights at Jack Rabbit – their fireside series and … music lunches at Leura Park … and more

Check out www.winegeelong.com for information on Shiraz weekend … Beautiful wine, hearty food, music and cosy fires. (and we’ve got the cosiest accommodation at SEAHAVEN!!!)

AT THE HEADS – restaurant are running a great summer menu…  Details at www.atthe Heads.com.au