Tin Can Bay Restaurants

Local Restaurants in Tin Can Bay

Welcome to Sleepy Lagoon Motel

Tin Can Bay has a variety of restaurants just a short distance away from Sleepy Lagoon Motel – where we hope you and your family will be staying for your holiday! A selection of local and exotic cuisines ensures that all members of the family get to enjoy a delicious meal of their choosing. Book your stay at Sleepy Lagoon Motel and enjoy all that the Tin Can Bay restaurants have to offer!

Restaurants in Tin Can Bay

The seaside village of Tin Can Bay is located on the mainland, north of Noosa, near the southern coast of Fraser Island. Nestled amongst the Tin Can Inlet, this sleepy village adjoins the Great Sandy Strait and offers easy access to an array of local and natural attractions near the Sleepy Lagoon Motel.

The restaurants in Tin Can Bay are all-time favourites for holiday-makers and travellers alike. A selection of cuisines, both local specialities and exotic meals, are available nearby to Sleepy Lagoon Motel, ensuring that no matter your palate, the restaurants in Tin Can Bay will have something for you!

Lee Fishing Company

There’s nothing like freshly caught fish, and at the Lee Fishing Company, you can enjoy the freshest fish Tin Can Bay has to offer! Holidaymakers staying at Sleepy Lagoon Motel can enjoy a special offer from the Lee Fishing Company: for a low charge, you can order a seafood platter at the Sleepy Lagoon Motel reception, comprising delectables like prawns and oysters, and have the fresh platter ready for you on the same day!

Open seven days a week, 9:30 – 15:30

Groovy Goat Pub Café

(Formerly Prawn and Steer)

Right next door to Sleepy Lagoon Motel is the Groovy Goat Pub Café, a local favourite. Serving belly-warming classics like steaks, schnitzel, pizza, and nachos, the Groovy Goat Pub Café is a convenient place for a night out or a hearty meal. This buzzing venue is a great place to take the kids and has a selection of entertainment available for all!

Sleepy Lagoon Motel guests are welcome to order takeaway and eat in, or dine at the Tin Can Bay hotel. To order takeaway and eat in, or dine at the Tin Can Bay Hotel which can be contacted at 07 5488 0679

Open seven days a week, all-day grazing menu, meals served  from 12:00 – 20:00

The Country Club

The Country Club provides a warm, friendly atmosphere that is welcome to everyone. The well-stocked bar provides the perfect opportunity for patrons to trade stories and golfing tips. The bar also offers a variety of beverages, including a range of domestic craft beer that is on-tap.

If you and the family are hungry, the golf club’s Chinese restaurant serves an array of delectable authentic Chinese dishes – including deep-fried ice cream! The venue offers catering as well and can accommodate up to 120 people, so be sure to book if you have any special events during your stay in Tin Can Bay.

Open seven days a week, 10:00 – 21:00

Chinese Restaurant open seven days a week, 12:00 – 14:00 & 17:00 – 20:00

Marina Bar & Grill

The Marina Bar & Grill is situated right on the water’s edge, allowing for spectacular views of Tin Can Bay’s calm waters. A very popular hotspot, this fantastic local restaurant offers a seafood platter that should definitely be a part of your itinerary! It includes delectable items like prawns and scallops, but visitors hoping to get a taste should be sure to provide 24 hours notice!

Open Wednesday to Sunday for breakfast, lunch and dinner

*Please note temporarily close – undergoing renovation. 

Barnacles Cafe

One of Tin Can Bay’s greatest drawcards are its dolphins – and if you want to see dolphins, the Barnacles Cafe is the place to be! Here, you can enjoy a classic breakfast with your friends and family while watching the dolphins do their daily morning visit. Feeding the dolphins is a must during your stay in Tin Can Bay!

Open 7 days a week, 07:00 – 15:00 for breakfast and lunch; Thursday – Sunday, 16:00 – 19:00 for dinner

*Please note take away only due to Covid restrictions. 

Other Local Favourites

Sleepy Lagoon Motel Accomodation

Self-contained cabin accommodation

Sleepy Lagoon Motel accommodation in Tin Can Bay offers 24 air-conditioned cabins, as well as a three-bedroom holiday house. The accommodation boasts modern amenities and facilities to make any discerning guest feel right at home during their stay. The cabins can accommodate between two and five guests, while the three-bedroom holiday house accommodates up to eight adults and one child. Each accommodation option comes with comfortable beds and a bathroom, as well as linen and bath towels.

Inside the cabin accommodation, guests will find a kitchenette with modern appliances such as a microwave, a kettle, a toaster, and refrigerator, ideal for whipping up a quick meal. After a long day out and about in Tin Can Bay, guests can sit back and relax in the spacious living area, or sit outside on the private balcony and enjoy the tranquil surroundings of Sleepy Lagoon Motel.

Other amenities in the self-contained cabins include air conditioning, heating, and free Wi-Fi access.

Three-bedroom holiday accommodation

This fully-refurbished holiday accommodation is located in the centre of Tin Can Bay and provides the perfect opportunity for a weekend getaway with the whole family. This Tin Can Bay accommodation comes with three bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate up to eight adults and one child. In the bedrooms, there are two queen-size beds and three single beds, while the bathrooms have showers and amenities. Linen and towels are provided by Sleepy Lagoon Motel.

In the living area, there is a lounge, a kitchen, and a dining room. Here, guests can kick off their shoes after a day exploring the Great Sandy National Park and watch their favourite movie. When guests get hungry, the fully-equipped kitchen provides modern appliances to make cooking a breeze. There is also a dining table, perfect for sharing a meal with the whole family. Other amenities include air conditioning, heating, and a DVD player.

Outside, there is a deck with an outdoor table and chairs. Here, guests can enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning, or a glass of wine as the sun goes down. This Tin Can Bay accommodation is centrally located—allowing for easy access to most attractions and amenities, including a supermarket and the foreshore, which are a five-minute walk away.

Accommodation Tin Can Bay
Tin Can Bay Country Club - Sleepy Lagoon motel living room

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Why book direct with us

Competitive Rates

No Booking Fees

Free Wifi

Later checkout up till 12.00 noon on request

Features & Facilities

Restaurant/Bottle Shop next door

3 minutes drive to dolphin view area

Approx 25 minute drive to Rainbow Beach & Fraser Island Barge

Supermarket only 3 minute walk away

Fully Air Conditioned

Bus stop next door

3 minute walk to walking tracks run along the Foreshore of Tin Can Bay

Laundromat and BBQ facilities are available