What's Open in the Clare Valley

With restrictions still in place, some businesses have altered their opening times.

Please refer to this list for current opening hours. This list is updated regularly.

 

Businesses in italics are yet to be confirmed since the COVID Lockdown. Please call to confirm.

Restaurants marked with an * require bookings. It is strongly advised to book ahead at all venues to avoid disappointment.

Restaurants & Cafes - Dine-In

Clare

*Umbria Rustic Italian - Open Tuesday-Saturday for dinner from 5:30pm. 

*Indii of Clare - Open for lunch 11:30am to 2:30pm daily and dinner 5pm to 9pm Sunday-Thursday, and 5pm to 10pm Friday and Saturday. 

*Mr Mick Kitchen - Open for lunch 7 days from 12pm, and dinner Friday and Saturday evenings, 

*Clare Central Burger Bar - Open Monday to Friday 5pm to 7:30pm.

*Bentleys Hotel - open daily from 11am for lunch and dinner. Bookings appreciated.

*Conners Restaurant at the Country Club- Breakfast Monday to Friday to 7:00am to 9:30am, Saturday & Sunday to 7:30am to 10:00am. Dinner Tuesday to Saturday from 6:00pm, bookings recommended (No dinner service Sun & Mon).Cafe 1871 - Monday to Friday 6:30am to 3pm, Saturday 7am to 12noon, Sunday & Public Holidays 8am to 12noon.

The Olive Bus - 10am to 4pm Friday to Monday. Closed from 5th February to 5th March 2021

Clare Rise Bakery - Monday to Friday 7am to 3pm, Saturday 8am to 2pm (Closed Sundays and Public Holidays).

Just Julie's Cafe - Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm, Saturday 9:00am to 1:00pm, closed Sunday until March long weekened.

*Clare Hotel - Open for breakfast Saturday and Sunday 8am to 11pm, lunch daily 12noon to 2pm and dinner 6pm to 8:30pm. Full menu available as a takeaway, extra 50c.

Zest Cafe - Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm, Saturday 8am to 2pm & Sunday 8.30am to 2pm.

*Taminga Hotel - Open daily from 9am to 11pm, Sunday from 10am. QuiK Stix Chinese available Tuesday to Sunday lunch and takeaway.

Panchos - Tuesday & Wednesday 4:30pm to 9:00pm, Thursday to Sunday 11:30am to 9:00pm.

Daily Grind - Monday to Friday 5:45am to 2pm, Saturday & Sunday 7:30am to 1:30pm.

Mainstreet Bakehouse - Monday to Friday 8:30am to 3pm, Saturday 10am to 2pm, Sunday 11am to 2pm.

Ho Nai Vietnamese Kitchen - 11am to 2:30pm Monday to Friday. 

Seedstreet Diner + Takeaway - Permanently closed, new venue due to open in March 2021.

 

Auburn

Velvet & Willow Pantry - Monday to Friday 7am to 2pm, Saturday to Sunday 8am to 2pm, 7477 7848.

*Terroir Auburn - Open for dinner Wednesday to Sunday. Sittings at 6pm and 8pm. CLOSED from Sunday 21st February and reopen on Wednesday 3rd March 2021.

*Rising Sun Hotel, Auburn - Lunch 12 noon to 2pm daily, dinner Monday to Thursday 6pm to 8pm, Friday and Saturday 5:30pm to 8pm, Sunday 5:30pm to 7pm.

Simpson Rices Creek Cafe & Mini Golf - Thursday and Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm, Saturday and Sunday and Publix Holidays 9am to 5pm.

Cogwebs Cafe - Friday to Tuesday, 9.30am to 4pm.

Leasingham

*O'Leary Walker Wines Restaurant - Platters available 7 days, Restaurant menu from Thursday to Sunday.

Watervale

Watervale General Store - Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 8:30am to 12 noon.

Watervale Hotel - open daily 11am to late, all-day dining from 11am to 9pm. 

Sevenhill

*Sevenhill Hotel - Open daily 11am to late. Lunch 11:30am to 2pm, Dinner Sunday to Thursday 5 to 8pm, Friday & Saturday 5 to 9pm. Takeaway available 7 days and home delivery Thursday night from 5 to 8pm.

*Skillogalee Winery Restaurant - Open 9:30am to 5:00pm daily. 

*Slate Restaurant - Open for lunch from Thursday to Sunday, from 12pm – 3pm. Choose from our A La Carte menu or dine on our ‘Feed Me' four-course menu for $75pp. Add matched wines to your experience for $30pp. Bookings essential. 

*Pikes Beer Garden - Open daily from 10am to 4pm for tastings and sales. Full Beer Garden Menu available from 12pm – 3pm, Thursday to Sunday, with platters offered daily. Bookings are recommended. 

*Paulett Bush Devine Cafe - A la carte menu available 11am to 4pm.

Little Red Grape Bakery - Open daily 7am to 4pm, 

Riverton

Riverton One Stop Takeaway Shop - Monday 6am to 2pm, Tuesday to Friday 6am to 2pm & 4pm to 8pm, Saturday, Sunday and PH 7am to 8pm.

Emporium Bakehouse - Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm, Saturday 9am to 2:30pm, closed Sundays.

*Riverton Hotel - Open for dinner with sittings at Sunday to Thursday 6pm and 8pm.

Hotel Central Riverton - Lunch 12pm to 2pm, Dinner 6pm to 8pm (no meals Monday and Tuesday). Bar from 11am daily.

Mintaro

*Magpie & Stump HotelOpen daily, Monday to Thursday 11am to 10pm, Friday & Saturday 11am to midnight, Sunday 11am to 9pm. 

*Reillys Restaurant - open from Friday to Sunday from 12pm to 2:30pm with Tasting Platters, A la Carte, and Long Lunch Menu’s available. Closed Monday to Thursday. 

Burra

St Just Cafe - 8:30am to 5pm daily.

White Cedars Cafe - Breakfast & Lunch Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday 8am to 2pm, Dinner Thursday to Saturday from 6pm to 9pm. Bookings preferred 8892 2867. 

*La Pecora Nera (The Black Sheep) - Open Wednesday to Sunday, lunch 12noon to 1pm and dinner from 6pm to 7pm (no dinner on Sunday). Takeaway available 12 noon to 1m and 5:30pm to pm or until sold out.

Gaslight Cafe, Collectables & Old Books - Open Saturday -Tuesday 7:00 am to 2:00 pm for breakfast, morning tea and lunch, and Thursday and Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm to include afternoon tea (Closed Wednesday).

Royal Exchange Hotel - open 11am to late daily. Meals available between 12noon to 2pm & 6pm to 8pm daily.

The Burra Hotel - Monday to Thursday 4pm to midnight, Friday 4pm to 2am, Saturday 11:30am to 2am, Sunday 11:30am to 10pm.

Burra Roadhouse - 7:30am to 8:30pm daily.

Jumbucks Restaurant - Planned to reopen on the 6th of March. 

Saddleworth 

*Gilbert Valley Hotel - Lunch 12noon to 2pm, Dinner 5pm to 8pm daily.

Ready, Steady, Eat! - Tuesday to Friday 9am to 4pm.

Blyth

Blyth Cafe - Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4pm.

*Blyth Hotel - Open Tuesday to Saturday 12 noon to late.

Tarlee

Tarlee Bakery - Weekdays 7am to 4pm, Saturday 8:30am to 4pm, Sunday 8:30am to 3pm.

Four Leaf Milling - 8am to 3:30pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 3pm on Friday. Closed Weekends and Public Holidays.

Brinkworth

*Junction Hotel - Dinner Wednesday to Sunday, 5pm to 8pm phone: 88306061.

Balaklava

Golden Wheat Bakery - Monday to Friday 7:30am to 5pm, Saturday 9am to 12:30pm (closed Sundays).

Balaklava Takeaway and Convenience - Open daily 7:30am to 8pm.

Farrell Flat

Farrell Flat Hotel - Open 10:30am to 9pm daily.

Lochiel

Jitter Bean Cafe - Open Wednesday to Sunday 7am to 4pm.

For a list of takeaway options, please read 

Where you can get a takeaway meal in the Clare Valley

Attractions

Visitor Information Centres

Clare Valley Wine, Food and Tourism Centre - Open 9am to 5pm weekdays, 10am to 4pm weekends. Phone 08 8842 2131 or email ask@clarevalley.com.au for assistance.

Burra and Goyder Visitor Information Centre - Open 9am to 5pm Friday to Monday, 10am to 4pm on Tuesday to Thursday. Call 1300 775 540 or email discover@visitburra.com for assistance. 

 

Transport

Clare Valley Taxi - Monday to Thursday, 9am to midnight, Friday 9am to 2am, Saturday,8am to 2am, Sunday, 8am to midnight. Service outside of these hours available by pre-booking.

Hop on Hop Off Wine Tours - Every Saturday starting on 27th February. Contact the Clare Valley Wine, Food and Tourism Centre for more information and bookings. 

Riesling Trail Bike Hire - Wednesday to Monday: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, closed on Tuesdays. Please call ahead for all bookings.

Clare Valley Cycle Hire - open 6 days, 8:30am to 6pm Monday-Saturday and Sundays 9:30am to 6pm, closed on Thursdays. TWILIGHT CYCLING Friday to Wednesday from 4:30pm to 8:30pm, pick up from 56 Warenda Road until the end of February.

Scoot the Valley - Bike hire by appointment only.

Cogwebs Hub Bicycle Hire and Information Outlet - Friday to Tuesday 9.30am to 4pm. (Closed on Thursdays).

 

 

Art Galleries

Clare Valley Art Gallery - Thursday to Monday 10am to 5pm. 

Medika Gallery - 10am to 5pm weekdays; 2pm to 5pm on Saturday. (closed on Sundays) Other times by appointment 0498 763 434. 

Burra Regional Art Gallery - 10am to 4pm daily.

Dingo Dreaming Cultural Centre - Open 10am to 5pm Tuesday to Saturday. Closed from 2 to 16 February 2021.

Arts Collective Clare Valley - Wednesday to Sunday 10:30am to 3:00pm, Monday 10:30 to 3:30pm. (Closed Tuesdays)., 

Studio Meadows Art Gallery - Friday & Saturday 10am to 4pm. 

Riverton Light Gallery - by appointment only.

Balaklava Courthouse Gallery - Open Thursday, Friday and Sunday 2pm to 4pm or by appointment, call 0411 753 256.

Jen McDonald Art Gallery - Open most days 10am to 4:30pm. Call 0414 345 527 to confirm.

Linhay Gallery - Open Saturday & Sunday 10am to 4pm. Closed until February.

Vine Art Studio and Gallery - Open by appointment only.

 

Recreational/Outdoor Activities

Clare Valley Model Trains - 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month, 5 to 7:30pm.

Gleeson Wetlands - Open every day during daylight hours

Scholz Park Museum, Riverton - Open on the last Sunday of the month (excluding December and January) from 12pm to 3pm with blacksmiths in attendance and by appointment. 

Simpson Rices Creek Mini Golf & Cafe - Thursday and Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm, Saturday and Sunday and Publix Holidays 9am to 5pm.

Mintaro Maze - Closed for February, reopen Saturday March 6th 2021. 

Brooks Lookout - Closed during the fire-ban season.

Blyth Breakout - Open Thursday 9:30am to 8:15pm, Friday 9:30am to 9:45pm, Saturday 9:15am to 9:45pm, Sunday 9:15am to 6:45pm or by appointment with notice.

 

Museums and History

Burra Heritage Passport - Collect from Burra & Goyder Visitor Information Centre open 9am to 5pm Friday to Monday, 10am to 4pm on Tuesday to Thursday.

Bungaree Station - self-guided historical tours and farm shop to Open daily, 10am to 4pm.

Clare Old Police Station Museum Friday from 1pm to 3pm (in conjunction with the Clare History Room), Sunday from 10 am to 3 pm. Other times by arrangement. 

Clare History Room - Every Friday from 1 pm to 4 pm.

John Horrocks Cottage - First Sunday of the month, 2pm to 4pm.

Polish Hill River Church Museum - First Sunday of the month 11am to 4pm

Martindale Hall - open 10am to 4pm daily (closed Tuesday except in SA School Holidays).

Sevenhill Cellars - open 10am to 5pm daily. Self-guided tours available, collect maps from their cellar door. Closed News Years Day, Good Friday, Christmas and Boxing Day.

 

Producers

Bonina Olive Oil - Open Tuesday to Sunday and Public Holiday Mondays 10am to 5pm, - 0418 890 130

Evilo Estate - Farm Gate open 10am to 3:30pm Friday to Monday, weekdays refer to the road sign.

For a list of Cellar Doors that are open, please read 

Open Cellar Doors in the Clare Valley 

 

For a list of things you can do in the Clare Valley that you don't need to book, please read

Things to do in the Clare Valley that you don’t need to book

Article produced, published and being updated by the Clare Valley Wine, Food and Tourism Centre