WINE AND DINE
Dine in Amazing Forbes to enjoy a wide range of options. Appreciate a relaxed meal at a cosy cafe or restaurant, enjoy hearty fare and a yarn with a friendly local at one of the town’s pubs, pick up a takeaway or pre-made picnic to enjoy leisurely at your own quiet spot in one of the many idyllic locations.
From authentic international cuisines, to country pub meals, to family friendly options, there is plenty to choose from while you are visiting Forbes.
Ben Hall Beau Thai
14 Dowling Street, Forbes
Ben Hall Beau Thai restaurant serves amazing authentic Thai food. Ben Hall Thai is located within the Globe Hotel.
Club Forbes Bar and Grill
Established in 1918, Club Forbes has a rich history, proudly serving the people of Forbes, NSW for over a century. Club Forbes remains focused on serving ex- and current service members whilst also offering entertainment and dining options for visitors and members. Our Café is open from 10 am daily serving great coffee, desserts, sandwiches, wraps, pizzas, melts and more. Templar’s Bar & Bistro is open for lunch & dinner from Wednesday to Saturday 12.00 noon to 8.00pm.
95/97 Lachlan St, Forbes
Domino's Pizza is a fast food outlet guaranteeing hot and tasty pizzas, delicious sides and decadent desserts. Dine in or takeaway.
Forbes Country Bakehouse
The Bakehouse is a family-owned bakery in Forbes, home to the freshest and the most delicious baked goodies in town. Established in 1990, initially a small bakery but since then, the bakery has grown to become a 70-seat cafe serving the best meals in town. Specialising in artisanal baked goods which are prepared fresh by talented bakers 6 days a week. All staff have a great passion for hospitality. The vibrant atmosphere, heady smells, and scrumptious flavours in the bakery are waiting for you!
Forbes Golf and Sportsman’s Hotel
Offering our own take on a modern country pub menu with delicious fresh ingredients. Dine in the Par 5 Bistro, bar, or outdoor entertaining area. The function room has the most amazing views of Billabong Creek and the golf course, it creates a space perfect for any event.
Forbes Inn Hotel
The Forbes Inn offers a selection of cuisines for lunch and dinner 7 days a week in their bistro on the ground level, as well as an upstairs function area and restaurant which can be booked for those intimate occasions. Don’t forget the kids, with both upstairs and downstairs including enclosed play areas that can keep the little ones entertained for hours on end no matter the age.
Coffee Shop and Café open 6 days. Offering great coffee and tea, a selection of delicious options for breakfast, morning and afternoon tea, and lunch, in a lovely, family-friendly café atmosphere. Isabel's Place is locally owned. This is a little country town gem. Come and check them out!
22-36 Parkes Rd Forbes
KFC is the world's most popular chicken restaurant chain, specialising in our famous Original Recipe® fried chicken. Get you KFC fix in Forbes!
Lakeside Takeaway Café
20 Wambat Street, Forbes
Lakeside Takeaway Cafe is a family run business offering tasty coffee & cakes along with traditional takeaway favourites. On street dining available.
Pickles Coffee Collective
Pickels Coffee Collective aims to bring you beautiful homewares and giftware, and healthy, treats. Pickles Coffee Collective uses organic ingredients for the foods they prepare and also the candles they create, (all hand-poured). A meal prep service is also provided to help you through your busy schedule.
Shaoming Golden Century Restaurant
175 Lachlan Street, Forbes
Asian fusion restaurant in Forbes open for lunch and dinner Wednesday to Sunday.
23-25 Rankin Street Forbes
Sylo Cafe provides quality food & beverages in a landmark building with a sophisticated setting. As a social enterprise, Sylo Cafe also provides a positive training environment for individuals to gain new skills and qualifications for ongoing employment. Please note: Sylo is currently operating out of a van due to flood refurbishments.
The Brew Coffee and Juice Bar
The Brew Coffee & Juice Bar is the place to go for great coffee, delicious juices such as the Hangover Helper and Green Machine and light healthy snacks. The cafe's menu, which is focused around seasonal locally sourced produce, changes on a regular basis, serving everything from pulled pork wraps to homemade granola.
The Foodary Caltex Forbes
22-36 Parkes Rd, Forbes
As well as being a refuelling stop, the store offers breakfast, lunch and dinner options to go, locally roasted barista-made coffee and goods from local businesses and baked goods from artisan bakers. Healthy fresh food for on-the-go is available from the The Foodary Caltex Forbes.
The Vandenberg Hotel Restaurant Forbes is a great place to meet for a drink with friends and enjoy the many food options. The Vandenberg's philosophy is to produce quality, fresh, honest food. The Van's Chefs endeavour to source as much local, seasonal produce as possible.