Discover a treasure trove of goodness for the taste buds, stomach and soul at Launceston's array of providores, farmgate markets and specialist food stores. Local and imported food delicacies line the shelves and stock the fridges at a number of providores and delicatessens around the City. Discover Tamar Valley cool-climate wines, French and Italian-inspired breads and pastries, ethically produced local meats and Tasmanian seafood. Saturdays see the locals flock to Harvest Market (voted Delicious Magazine's national Outstanding Farmers Market), stocking their pantries for the week ahead. Be sure to allow enough time for a locally-roasted coffee, or order from one of the food stalls and vans onsite or enjoy in historic City Park just across the road. Pick up a selection of cheeses and other gourmet delights from the Stillwater Providore (situated at the mouth of the Cataract Gorge) then wander through our iconic Cataract Gorge.
Awarded one of the top five food stores in Australia, theWursthaus Kitchenis a feast for the eyes (and the stomach!) specialising in charcuterie, premium cheeses and wine. Our foodie haven extends beyond the city centre with restauranteur Daniel Alps Alps and Amici,Trevallyn Grocer and Lilydale Larder offering an impressive selection of local and imported taste sensations. Looking for a late night gastronomic delight? A must-visit for gourmands is Davies Grand Central, awarded Australia's “best 24-hour corner store” by Gourmet Traveller Magazine.
Get ready to indulge, you simply won't be able to help yourself!