The Best Bars in Eumundi

Unveiling Hidden Gems: The Best Bars & Pubs of Eumundi

The Best Bars in Eumundi

Beneath Eumundi’s serene facade lies a lively bar and music scene waiting to be discovered. 

The quaint town of Eumundi in Queensland, Australia, might be famed for its artisan markets but more locally it’s known as one of the best places to head to on the Sunshine Coast if you’re seeking vibrant bars, cool hang outs and live music.. And this year the nightlife has gotten even more interesting, with the opening of Matso’s Sunshine Coast right in the heart of town, plus a number of other refreshing new arrivals and makeovers.

From atmospheric pubs to funky cocktail bars and live music venues, Eumundi offers a variety of options for locals and visitors alike to unwind and enjoy a night (or day!) out. Let’s take a closer look at some of the best bars and pubs that Eumundi has to offer…

Imperial Hotel Eumundi

Perched in the heart of Eumundi, the iconic Imperial Hotel oozes with the town’s rich history, vibrant culture and passion for live music. Dating back to the early 1900s, The Imperial Hotel Eumundi stands as a testament to the Sunshine Coast’s rich heritage. It houses the renowned Eumundi Brewery and Eumundi Distillers, and complete with a kids room, it’s an essential stop for all. 

Guests are greeted by a vibrant atmosphere, where colourful decor and murals, expansive verandahs, and a charming beer garden beckon you to immerse yourself in the laid-back vibe of The Imperial. 

Indulge in a diverse dining experience, ranging from classic pub favourites to contemporary dishes and don’t miss the chance to sample the signature brews from the Eumundi Brewery, including their Pale Ale and Ginger Beer, alongside a rotating selection of seasonal offerings. For gin aficionados, the Eumundi Distillers gin bar is a funky bar, serving up handcrafted Eumundi Folktale Gin and an array of tantalising cocktails (check for opening times). 

The hotel also plays host to an array of live music acts, with acoustic sets in the beer garden throughout the weekend and ticketed shows featuring top-notch bands in the entertainment spaces. 

If you’re looking to host a memorable event. The Imperial offers a range of function areas, ideal for everything from intimate cocktail soirées to grand weddings and corporate gatherings. 

Whether you’re seeking a laid-back afternoon or a lively evening out dancing, The Imperial Hotel Eumundi promises an unforgettable experience in the heart of the Sunshine Coast’s creative hub.

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Terella Brewing

Terella Brewing is a hidden gem for beer enthusiasts seeking a taste of local craftsmanship in a vast hinterland space. It has the additional benefit for families of a farmyard oasis with a diverse array of friendly animals to occupy the kids for hours. The food, live music and events are pretty awesome too! 

Visitors can sample an ever-changing lineup of innovative brews, each bursting with flavour and character. With a focus on sustainability and supporting local suppliers, Terella Brewing not only delivers exceptional beer but also embodies the essence of the Sunshine Coast’s vibrant craft beer scene. 

Whether you’re a seasoned beer connoisseur or a curious newcomer, a visit to Terella Brewing promises an immersive and unforgettable experience, where every sip tells a story of passion, creativity, and community spirit.

The farm area allows the kids to run amok meeting the playful goats, curious pigs, clucking chickens and cute fluffy rabbits and they host frequent events, cinema nights and markets.

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The Doonan

Set on a vast and beautiful 2-hectare property just moments away from Eumundi, The Doonan offers a plethora of dining and entertainment options to suit every taste and occasion. 

Whether you prefer the cosy ambiance of indoor dining or the refreshing breeze of exquisitely landscaped outdoor seating, this venue has you covered with a seamless blend of both. From lively bars to tranquil beer gardens, a mouthwatering pizzeria to a delightful ice creamery, and a cellar door offering the finest wines, the diverse offerings ensure there’s something for everyone to enjoy. 

With multiple function spaces available, The Doonan is also the perfect destination for hosting special events. And for the little ones, the outdoor kids playground provides hours of fun and excitement, making this a great destination for families and friends alike.

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The Doonan
The Doonan
The Doonan

Matso’s Sunshine Coast Brewery

Nestled in Eumundi’s bustling main street, the newly opened Matso’s Sunshine Coast Brewery stands as a testament to Queensland’s rich heritage, tracing its roots back to the historic Commercial Hotel, Eumundi’s first hotel – erected in 1891. Through fires, rebuilds, and quirky name changes, this iconic pub has endured, recently reincarnated as Matso’s Sunshine Coast Brewery in 2024. 

Matso’s Sunshine Coast embodies the essence of inclusive dining and relaxation, offering a menu inspired by the bounty of local ingredients amidst a variety of inviting spaces. 

From the atmosphere of the front bar to the vibrant energy of the main bar, the cozy charm of the restaurant, the laid-back vibe of the sprawling beer garden, to the playful allure of the pool room, Matso’s caters to every taste and preference. 

Whether you’re craving a casual drink with friends or a sumptuous meal with loved ones, Matso’s Sunshine Coast promises a truly memorable dining and drinking escapade in Eumundi.

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Matsos Eumundi

Bella 101

Located in an enchanting heritage building, leafy Bella 101 beckons as a haven for aficionados of both coffee and wine. 

This laid-back, Modern Australian restaurant exudes an inviting ambiance that promises to captivate your senses. With a steadfast commitment to sourcing the freshest produce, showcasing specialty Padre Coffee, and curating a selection of vibrant wines, the dedicated team at Bella 101 is eager to welcome you into their fold. 

Whether you’re seeking the perfect cup of coffee to kickstart your day, a glass of wine to unwind with friends or a delicious meal, Bella 101 offers a warm embrace and an unforgettable culinary journey that awaits your discovery.

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The Tiki Bar Eumundi

With an abundance of beachy vibes, The Tiki Bar Eumundi effortlessly transports guests to a laid-back Hawaiian paradise. 

Boasting a vibrant atmosphere and a charming Hawaiian theme, this beloved establishment serves up the finest cocktails amidst a backdrop of great music, delighting both locals and tourists alike. 

Reopened in January 2024, The Tiki Bar is now nestled in a leafy setting on Eumundi’s main street, just a stone’s throw away from the bustling markets, formerly known as the Bohemian Bungalow. 

Follow The Tiki Bar Eumundi on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated on all the exciting events and happenings, where every visit promises to be a unique and memorable experience!

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Tiki Bar Eumundi
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