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Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Chinese Restaurant
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“Amazing food and view. Restaurant is floating on the water. Great place for date night, romantic feel about it.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Fantastic food, served in a picturesque location with stunning views. A little on the pricey side, however, their food is worth paying for if you feel like treating yourself. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Winery
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“Where fine wine, food and art come together Tucked away on the North Arm of the Gippsland Lakes at Lakes Entrance, Wyanga Park is Gippsland's oldest, family run winery which is easily accessible by vehicle or boat – park your boat at our jetty and stroll up to the winery or catch the Wyanga Park Winery Cruise run by Peels Ferry Service who are situated on the Esplanade opposite the Post Office. Visitors can sample and purchase unique, handcrafted a wines, including our Gippsland Gold Medal winning Chardonnay, Riesling, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot and Pinot Noir, and you will love our famous frozen Muscat. Free Wine Tasting 9am to 5pm Daily ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Harbor / Marina
“A cruise on the water is a great way to enjoy the views Lakes Entrance has to offer. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
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“Now located in the heart of Lakes Entrance, Albert & Co has been turning on the charm for local residents & tourists for more than three years. Formally from a little corner milk bar store in Kalimna, the Albert & Co team made the big move right across from the Cunningham Arm over looking the Southern hemisphere's largest fishing fleet. Serving everything from Breakfast, Coffee, Lunch & Dinner together with a Cocktail Bar, Corporate & Private Conference Centre and adjoining premier hotel.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cafe
“Nick's is a Cafe, Restaurant & Bar serving Thai & Australian cuisine. Located on the Esplanade in beautiful Lakes Entrance. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
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“Focusing on freshness & quality, we offer breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week, including a large selection of house made cakes, sweets & pastries. Come and enjoy great food & exceptional coffee in a relaxed atmosphere, just a short walk from the footbridge. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pub
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  • 1 local recommends
Town
“take a walk along this coastline, maybe you'll see dolphins surfing the breakers.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“A must for anyone visiting Lakes Entrance as this is the best walk in the world.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Floating restaurant built on an old ferry, serving a Modern Australian menu with global influences. Great service and great location for very fresh seafood. Homemade meals are fresh and tasty. Limited wine selection by the glass but locally made wine available which is delicious.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“If you are into offshore fishing make sure you head out with these guys who have expert knowledge of the area. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Huge menu to choose from. All our meals are available for dine in or take away. Pizza and pasta are truly exceptional. Staff are nice and attentive.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Chinese Restaurant
“Amazing food and view. Restaurant is floating on the water. Great place for date night, romantic feel about it.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Fantastic food, served in a picturesque location with stunning views. A little on the pricey side, however, their food is worth paying for if you feel like treating yourself. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Winery
“Where fine wine, food and art come together Tucked away on the North Arm of the Gippsland Lakes at Lakes Entrance, Wyanga Park is Gippsland's oldest, family run winery which is easily accessible by vehicle or boat – park your boat at our jetty and stroll up to the winery or catch the Wyanga Park Winery Cruise run by Peels Ferry Service who are situated on the Esplanade opposite the Post Office. Visitors can sample and purchase unique, handcrafted a wines, including our Gippsland Gold Medal winning Chardonnay, Riesling, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot and Pinot Noir, and you will love our famous frozen Muscat. Free Wine Tasting 9am to 5pm Daily ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“Focusing on freshness & quality, we offer breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week, including a large selection of house made cakes, sweets & pastries. Come and enjoy great food & exceptional coffee in a relaxed atmosphere, just a short walk from the footbridge. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
“Floating restaurant built on an old ferry, serving a Modern Australian menu with global influences. Great service and great location for very fresh seafood. Homemade meals are fresh and tasty. Limited wine selection by the glass but locally made wine available which is delicious.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Huge menu to choose from. All our meals are available for dine in or take away. Pizza and pasta are truly exceptional. Staff are nice and attentive.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Department Store
“Fast and friendly! DT and Open until 11pm (Boxing Day to Aus Day - 10pm during normal periods)”
  • 3 locals recommend

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