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Your guide to Outdoor Dining Venues in Geelong and The Bellarine

Your guide to Outdoor Dining Venues in Geelong and The Bellarine

Victoria has reopened, and many hospitality venues are now rocking Alfresco style options too, transforming their outdoor spaces into pop-up dining areas ready to accommodate Victorians fresh out of pandemic hibernation. Looking for somewhere to dine out? Check these spots out.

Edge - Situated on Geelong’s iconic waterfront, the deck at Edge is the perfect spot to take in the sun-drenched harbour while catching up with mates.

Mt Duneed - Located in the stunning Barrabool Hills just 15 minutes from Geelong, this spacious, award-winning winery has now opened its books for outdoor reservations.

Provenance Wines - Expect garden party vibes when dining at Provenance Wines’ new outdoor dining space.

Sailors Rest - Think sun-drenched rooftop and bottomless brunch.

Bennetts on Bellarine - An expansive deck overlooking a verdant vineyard. Grab a tasting platter and you’re away laughing.

360Q - Enjoy panorama views of Queenscliff Harbour while tucking into a juicy eye fillet. Also a great choice for brunch.

St Leonards Hotel - Port Phillip Bay views, brews and a classic pub feast awaits.

Basils Farm - For artisanal fare and stunning views across Swan Bay to Queenscliff.

Mr Grubb @ Oakdene - Wine not? Taste your way through their wine list and pair it with a delicious meal.

Scotchmans Hill - A gorgeous outdoor bistro perfect for lunch or dinner.

McGlashans  Estate - a boutique winery on the Bellarine Peninsula specialising in Chardonnay, Shiraz, Pinot Noir and Pinot Grigio.

The Dunes Ocean Grove - Light, open and breezy pull up for some lunch and a coffee.