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Just a short stroll from our North Adelaide properties is over 80 of Adelaide's best cafes and restaurants, mainly located on 2 thoroughfares, namely Melbourne Street in Lower North Adelaide and O’Connell Street in Upper North Adelaide. Complimentary delivery of room service is also available from a selected few of these restaurants, including Scuzzi Cafe & Beyond India! Click each restaurant below for more details.


Breakfast is available in all suites at our Adelaide Accommodation properties, to enjoy anytime at your leisure. 24 hours confirmed notice is required for breakfast orders. We can arrange for low fat, vegan, kosher; whatever you require, please advise at the time of booking. See menu for further details.



Regent Thai

165 O'Connell St North Adelaide - (08) 8239 0927
A product of husband and wife team Thao Te and Sanom, this busy eatery serves traditional Thai fare with an emphasis on seafood.

Try the prawn choo chee or the succulent lemon fish. 
Open every day for dinner, Wednesdays to Fridays for lunch & dinner.



Royal Oak

123 O'Connell St North Adelaide - (08) 8267 2488

Brekky, lunch & dinner or snacks. Under the verandah, at the bar or in an intimate setting in the cosy dining room, do it your way.

The Chef challenges himself each season using fresh and local produce to create innovative modern Australian dishes that will stimulate the senses.


The Flying Fig Deli

Cnr Buxton & Jeffcott Sts North Adelaide - (08) 7226 1788      

Experience New York style deli-café ... Freshly baked bagels, house smoked meats & pickles with plenty of seating indoor & outdoor!  Very close to Buxton Manor & open from 7:30am Tuesday to Sunday for breakfast, brunch & lunch.






Ruby Red Flamingo

142 Tynte St, North Adelaide - (08) 8267 5769
One of our favourite restaurants, with casual authentic Italian dishes to share.  Bookings are recommended, very popular with locals.  

Open Tuesday to Saturday for dinner. 

(2 sittings, 6.30 & 8.30, very busy weekends).





Kosho Exhibition Restaurant

  26 O'Connell St North Adelaide - (08) 8267 4083      

Japanese fusion cuisine, very popular & excellent restaurant.  Fabulous service & great value. 
Open Wednesday to Saturday for dinner.






Beyond India

170 O'Connell St North Adelaide - (08) 8267 3820

Southern and northern Indian dishes make up the menu at Beyond India. Vegetarians will appreciate the wide range of options including the house-made paneer (fresh cheese) with pureed spinach. The food is aromatic and filling.







Krung Thrup Thai

147 O'Connell St North Adelaide - (08) 8367 0932         

Thai food is hardly the new kid on the block, but that just means that the competition is all the more fierce. Authentic Thai and excellent seafood.   Open 5.30pm nightly.   









42 Melbourne St North Adelaide - (08) 8267 4653

Claiming the title of Adelaide's oldest Mexican eatery, the multi-awarded Zapata's is a survivor on the North Adelaide strip. While you're chomping your way through nachos, burritos and tortillas, don't forget to wash it all down with some refreshing sangria.







Bakery on O'Connell

128 - 130 O'Connell St North Adelaide - (08) 8361 7377

Being open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, you can come in at any time and enjoy great coffee made by our friendly staff whilst indulging in one of our many cakes on offer, or after a night out, enjoy a hot pastry straight from our pie warmer.   For an authentic Adelaide treat, try the Pie Floater, or if you prefer the vegetarian & vegan cafe menu is fresh and healthy.






Lion Hotel

161 Melbourne St North Adelaide - (08) 8367 0222 Adelaide's glam set, well-to-do culture junkies and business movers and shakers can all be found here. The Lion remains a mainstay in this city, whether it's for a sublime lunch or dinner, or just a coffee over the newspaper.






The Wellington

36 Wellington Sq North Adelaide - (08) 8267 1322

Whether you like the comfort of a booth, or prefer to sit in a large garden atrium restaurant,  friendly staff will happily cater for your needs. 




Located in Upper North Adelaide, including:

  • Foodworks Supermarket, corner of Tynte & O'Connell Streets, open 8am-10pm 7 days.
    This 'Foodworks' Supermarket includes Butchery, fruitery, gourmet delicacies & take away foods.

  • Foodland Supermarket, located in the North Adelaide Village (67-79 O’Connell Street), open 7 days.
    This Foodland Supermarket is a large, extremely well-stocked supermarket; with a health food store attached & great range of South Australian cheese & speciality products.


North Adelaide Village offers a host of specialty shops, a number of which we use and can highly recommend, including:

  • Palmdale Meats               

  • Metropolitan Fresh Fruiterer   

  • Romeo’s Organic Wholefoods