The Sunshine Coast Hinterland is a culinary hub, with an abundance of restaurants, cafes and eateries catering to a wide range of tastes and styles. From raw food vegan to degustation menus … the choice is yours!

Vegetarian and vegan cafes are popular in Maleny at lunchtime, and for a casual experience the Upfront Club is also open some nights, where you may be treated to live music as you wile away your evening.

Between Maleny and Mapleton you’ll fine German, Thai, Indian, Chinese, Italian, French, African and Seafood cuisine choices, as well as modern contemporary and pub style food.

Finbar’s Irish Bar offers live music, guinness and gourmet woodfire pizza, with an Irish session on every Sunday, where musicians from all over the hinterland come to play traditional Irish music.

Gourmet produce also abound, with locally made cheeses, condiments, ice-creams, chocolates, and sweets available across the hinterland.