Taking a trip to the hinterland this week? Stop by one of these hidden gems that are sure to satiate your hunger and help you zone out after a big day. If you’re ready to go exploring, we have the perfecr places for you to visit. Check out these top 3 hidden Tweed Coast restaurants, pubs and cafes that are affordable, friendly and offer fantastic food!
Seagulls Club

Take in the beautiful lakeside views, Seagulls Club - Tweed Heads West
Take in the beautiful lakeside views, Seagulls Club – Tweed Heads West

Having been part of the Tweed community for more than 40 years, it’s no wonder this lakeside club is so popular among the locals. If you’re after an amazing feed with spectacular views, head 10 minutes west from the Tweed CBD and you’ll find this secluded location nestled in Tweed Heads West. Offering amazing lunch, dinner, coffee and drinks, this is a great place to grab a quick lunch and admire the views, or simply unwind after a big day. Open 7 days from 10am until late, you’re guaranteed a great time here.
Where: Gollan Dr, Tweed Heads West NSW 2485

Birdwing Café & Curios
Quaint and simply adorable, Birdwing Cafe & Curios - Tumbulgum
Quaint and simply adorable, Birdwing Cafe & Curios – Tumbulgum

If you’ve never made the trip out to Tumbulgum, it’s definitely got to go on your list! Though it is a small riverside town, what it lacks in numbers it makes up for with spirit. Offering beautiful and picturesque views of the Tweed River, this is a quaint café that is sure to impress. If you love looking at curious and rare items, or just can’t go past a fantastic coffee and a good book, make the journey to Birdwing Café and Curios. Indulge in homemade meals, cakes and large fluffy scones, or choose one of their gourmet pizzas. Take some time and browse through their curio shop, which is home to a range of items including paintings, handcrafts and produce, all made by local artists.
Where: 116 Riverside Dr, Tumbulgum NSW 2490

Juice Art
Delicious & refreshing chia cups, Juice Art - Murwillumbah
Delicious & refreshing chia cups, Juice Art – Murwillumbah

Want to head out of the Tweed and into the picturesque nature of the hinterlands? Drive over to Murwillumbah and feast your eyes on the amazing—and healthy—selection on offer at Juice Art. Whether you’re in the mood for fresh juice, a delicious smoothie, a caffeine hit or something more substantial, the friendly team at Juice Art caters to all tastes and budgets. If you’re a big fan of breakfast, you will love their all-day menu! Open from 6:30am to 4:30pm, you can grab some smashed avocado on rye bread, amazing eggs benedict or opt for the big brekky, it’s all good. They also offer amazing healthy treats including chia cups, savoury muffins and pumpkin salad.
Where: 4/13 Wharf St, Murwillumbah NSW 2484
Love the hinterland so much you want to make a holiday of it? Bring the kids to these great farmstays on the Tweed Coast and create some lasting memories!
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