Holiday Hospitality: Adelaide’s Restaurant, Café and Bar Summer Opening Hours

Each year, more restaurants, bars and cafés are open during the holiday season, proving that this city really is a food and drink hotspot to those complaining interstate family members who say that nothing is open in Adelaide over Christmas lunch. Read on for our selection of great restaurants, cafes and bars staying open through the holiday period.

Restaurants

A HEREFORD BEEFSTOUW
143 Hutt St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25-27, Jan 1-2
(08) 8232 6868

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AFRICOLA
4 East Tce, Adelaide
Open Tuesday to Saturday
Closed Dec 24-Jan 3
(08) 8223 3885

ANDRE’S CUCINA & POLENTA BAR
94 Frome St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Saturday
Closed Dec 25-28, Dec 31-Jan 12
(08) 8224 0004

APOTHECARY 1878
118 Hindley St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 24-27, Dec 31-Jan 8
(08) 8212 9099

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BLACKWOOD
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25-27, Jan 1
285 Rundle St, Adelaide
(08) 8227 0344

GONDOLA GONDOLA
1 Peel St, Adelaide
Open Tuesday to Saturday
Closed Dec 24-26, Jan 1, Jan 6-7
(08) 8123 3877

SHIKI, INTERCONTINENTAL
North Tce, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
No holiday closures
(08) 8238 2400

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THE PLAYFORD RESTAURANT
120 North Tce, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
No holiday closures
(08) 8213 8844

TWO-BIT VILLAINS
Shop 150 Balcony Level, Adelaide Arcade
Open Tuesday to Sunday
Closed Dec 24-25, Dec 31-Jan 2
(08) 8232 1302

CHIANTI
160 Hutt St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25-26, Jan 1
(08) 8232 7955

CULSHAW’S RESTAURANT
55 Frome St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Saturday,
and Sunday for breakfast only
Closed Dec 25 except lunch,
bookings required
(08) 8100 4494

COAL CELLAR + GRILL
233 Victoria Square, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
No holiday closures
(08) 8237 0697

PEEL ST
9 Peel St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Saturday
Closed Dec 24 -27, from Dec 31 until mid-Jan
(08) 8231 8887

BOTANIC GARDENS RESTAURANT
Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide
Open Tuesday to Sunday, Monday, Dec 19 and NYE
Closed Dec 25-30
(08) 8223 3526

Bars

HAINS & CO
23 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
Open Tuesday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25
(08) 8410 7088

LINDES LANE
Lindes Lane, Adelaide
Open Tuesday to Saturday
Closed Dec 25, Dec 31, Jan 1, Jan 9-12
(08) 8227 2613

LA BUVETTE
27 Gresham St, Adelaide
Open Tuesday to Saturday
Closed Dec 24-25, Dec 31-Jan 2
(08) 8410 8170

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BIBLIOTHECA
27 Gresham St
Open Tuesday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25, Jan 1-4
(08) 8212 6979

MOTHER VINE
22-26 Vardon Ave, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25-26, Dec 31-Jan 1
(08) 8227 2273

THE WHEATSHEAF HOTEL
39 George St, Thebarton
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25
(08) 8443 4546

Cafés

ADELAIDE CENTRAL MARKET
Zed’s Café, Lucia’s Pizza Bar, Zuma Café,
T Bar, Jamface Central, Big Table, Comida,
Le Souk, The Latvian Lunchroom
Markets open Tuesday to Saturday
Closed Dec 25-27

HEY JUPITER
Ebenezer Place, Adelaide
Open Monday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25, Jan 1
0416 050 721

MARKET ST
11 Market St, Adelaide
Open Monday to Saturday
Closed 25-27, Jan 2
(08) 8231 5014

PRUNERS HUT
Trott’s Rd, McLaren Flat
Open Friday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25-26, Jan 1
0409 670 922

RED POLES
190 McMurtrie Road, McLaren Vale
Open Wednesday to Sunday
Closed Dec 25
(08) 8323 8994

Photos: Johnathan van der Knaap, Meaghan Coles, Andy Nowell

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