Restaurants and dining
After a big day, all you want to do is put your feet up, relax and have a nice meal. Of course all houses as part of The Houses Daylesford will help you relax with their large gardens, unique and cozy properties and warming service, but you may want to drop into town to get a hot meal and try some of the great local wines which are available.
Hotel Frangos (82 Vincent St, Daylesford) is a stylish and modern restaurant serving a delectable range of meals catering to all pallets. Hotel Frangos would be at home in the heart of the CBD, with trendy decor and a vibrant menu. This restaurant is a popular option for large groups staying in town, as they offer a range of services for birthdays, weddings and all other events. If you’re looking for something a little lighter, we recommend checking their cafe, Koukla, next door, which is a go-to spot in Daylesford for coffee and delicious meals throughout the day.
The Farmers Arms (1 East St, Daylesford) For most locals, The Farmers Arms needs no introduction. A mainstay of Daylesford since 1862, this pub/ restaurant is where you should go for a true local experience. The Farmers Arms offers the perfect blend of country charm and sophistication, with an extensive seasonal wine, beer and food menu. Far from typical pub fare, The Farmers Arms serves dishes with both European and Asian influences, made from high quality, locally sourced ingredients. Check out their website to see if there are any upcoming events you can attend, but we recommend you arrive early as this is one of the most popular restaurants in town!
The Palais (111 Main Road, Hepburn Springs) is a modern, refined, seductive performance venue where history enticingly meets the lure of the now. The space is indulgent, inviting, aspirational and warm, think warming textures, quality fabrics and lush surrounds. The palette is rich, dark and sensual with a bold personality, refined and opulent with a lush and sophisticated furnishing style. The Palais offers an entertainment experience with a side serve of indulgence. The venue features a main theatre, lounge bar, wine bar and a private room perfect for anything from large functions to small intimate gatherings.
For extra restaurant options feel free to ask us on 03 5348 2008.