Where to Dine in Chinchilla
Albeit a small town, Chinchilla, Queensland is a rather unknown gem when it comes to dining experiences. From authentic international cuisines to premium Australian meals that will make award winning chefs proud, it’s time to explore the best restaurants in Chinchilla as recommended by patrons and locals.
Club Hotel’s Deck Restaurant
Rated a strong 4 stars out of 5 by over a hundred patrons on TripAdvisor, the Club Hotel’s Deck Restaurant has won the hearts of locals and travellers alike.
It’s the top recommended bar in Chinchilla, which comes as no surprise given the beer garden that features over a dozen of fresh cold beers on tap ready to be served.
When it comes to the food, the quality is the talk of town with the steaks winning the hearts of many. Delicious meals include a wide range of succulent steaks, schnitzels, chicken parmigiana, lamb cutlets, Tasmanian salmon, pasta, salads, and more. Kids and Seniors have their own specials, which makes it even that much more enjoyable to bring the whole family along. Kids get a free colouring pack with their meals too.
You’ll easily find your traditional Aussie favourites here at the Club Hotel’s Deck Restaurant. You’ll also be glad to know that all meals are made of fresh seasonal produce, ensuring quality is always up to standard.
The Club Hotel qualified as the top Queensland contender in the 2015’s Pepperjack – Battle of the Steaks. Needless to say, the quality of our steaks and the skills of our chefs have only gotten better ever since.
Don’t miss out on the best Chinchilla dining experience as rated by locals and travellers. Book to avoid disappointment by calling (07) 4669 1100.
The Masala Hut
If you’re looking for something spicy, authentic, and Indian, you won’t want to pass a dining session at the Masala Hut in Chinchilla.
From beef vindaloos and lamb madras to fish curry and curry puffs, most of these authentic dishes have raving reviews on TripAdvisor with some patrons saying that the butter chicken is the best they have ever tried. The naan breads are fluffy and full of flavour and pair beautifully with the curries served.
The Masala Hut restaurant is run by Rishabh and his team, who work hard in meeting your needs and ensuring that your experience at their restaurant is a good one. Many locals have made this establishment their favourite go to spot for Indian food, so if you’re feeling in the mood for spice, be sure to pop by for a meal here.
The Downtown Cafe
If you’re looking for an easy bite for breakfast, brunch or lunch, the Downtown Cafe could be the spot for you for cafe style food.
Crepes, burgers, big brekkies, sandwiches, scones, cakes, soups and other cafe style treats are served up here. Fresh juice comes highly recommended with the apple juice serving as a big winner. Coffee is a hit and miss with some patrons saying that it can’t compare with other coffee establishments.
Parents will be glad to know that there is a small playpen for little kids to enjoy. Seating is however limited as a result of Covid, so do try to get in early to avoid a long wait.
For those craving for some Thai food, Thai Delicious has you covered with all of the classic dishes that will have your appetite wanting more.
Opened for lunch and dinner, some of the most popular dishes include pad thai noodles, penang curry, crispy pork, coconut lemon prawns, basil chicken, vegetable stir fry, and coconut rice to name a few. Beyond Thai food, you’ll also find some fresh sushi and Vietnamese cold rolls made daily. There’s also a wide range of international alcoholic beverages including Japanese beers and other authentic Asian drinks such as coconut drink, jasmine tea, green tea, and more.
The chef is willing to make your meal just the way you want it so don’t hesitate to make requests for changes or dietary requirements. The interior feels very boutique and modern, not authentic, which still offers a nice appeal for dining in.
If you’re feeling like something sweet, a taste of their desserts will help satisfy your cravings. Patrons adore their unique Thai dessert twists such as the cheesecake spring rolls with ice cream, sweet Thai sticky rice with coconut milk and custard, fried banana with ice cream, and lychee with vanilla ice cream.