• 3 Moorabool Street
  • Geelong Waterfront
  • (03) 5224 2241
  • Open 7 days
  • For breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • 8.30am ‘til late

Sailors' Rest News

Sailor’s Rest Geelong cafe an interesting part of our City’s history

March 8 2018

Sailors’ Rest has established itself as an iconic part of the Geelong Waterfront for over a century, serving both Geelong locals and travelers for over 105 years. Geelong architect Percy Everitt designed the Sailors’ Rest building in 1912 as a tribute to King Edward VII, with its purpose being a place of refuge and comfort…

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Waterfront dining for Geelong's Festival of Sails

Waterfront dining offers great views for Geelong’s Festival of Sails

January 9 2018

The Festival of Sails is one of Geelong’s premier waterfront events – so why not grab the best seat, food and drinks in the house and enjoy top-quality waterfront dining at Sailors’ Rest? Whether you’re taking in the sights on your own, with friends or bringing the whole family down for a day of fun,…

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Sailors Rest Geelong restaurant Re-opening

Geelong restaurant renovations in full swing for summer

October 17 2017

With summer just around the corner, we’re feeling super excited about all the good things coming your way at our Geelong restaurant! Stage 1 of our three stage renovation is complete, with more coming as we speak! While we love our famous Sailors’ Rest heritage-look building, we wanted to bring more atmosphere and buzz with…

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Winter updates from our café in Geelong

Winter updates from our café in Geelong

July 14 2017

If you’re feeling those winter blues, you’re not alone! But we hope this little update on what’s happening at our café in Geelong warms you from the inside out. There’s lots to look forward to in the coming weeks and months at Sailors’ Rest… New winter menu for Sailors’ Rest café in Geelong We’re excited…

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Sailors' Rest open for Labour Day dining in Geelong

Sailors’ Rest open for Labour Day dining in Geelong

March 10 2017

It’s your day off – and you’ve earnt the chance take a load off and put your feet up. Sailors’ Rest is open for Labour Day dining in Geelong, so you can treat yourself to a little ‘me’ time. No matter the weather, we’ve got indoor and outdoor dining areas to keep you comfortable for as…

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Summertime dining, Geelong

NEW menu for summertime dining in Geelong

February 15 2017

We’re super excited to share our brand-spanking-new menu, so you can make the most of summertime dining in Geelong! Now that we’ve all well and truly kicked the year off, it’s the perfect time to treat yourself to an experience at Sailors’ Rest. Just picture it now – you’re sitting comfortably in our alfresco dining area, basking…

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Waterfront café Geelong's top spot for Cadel Evans race

Waterfront café Geelong’s top spot for Cadel Evans race

January 11 2017

Our waterfront café in Geelong is the best place to start your day and catch all the action on show as part of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. Sailors’ Rest is super-excited to be right in the middle of the excitement at the race start line! The premier sporting event runs from Thursday 26…

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New Years Eve restaurants Geelong

Celebrate NYE at one of the premier restaurants in Geelong

December 14 2016

We’ve worked hard to set ourselves up as one of the premier restaurants in Geelong – so if you’re looking for the perfect place to celebrate the end of 2016, there’s something for everyone this New Year’s Eve at Sailors’ Rest. Our renovations have already proved a hit with the crowds, and will be the place…

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Premier geelong dining supports local events

Premier Geelong dining supports local events

November 16 2016

Enjoy top-quality Geelong dining and make the most of a front-row seat to some of summer’s best events at Sailors’ Rest. Our new deck and alfresco areas will be ready, just in time for the busiest – and in our opinions, best – time of the year! We’re open to everyone, including children and pets. While…

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Geelong restaurant updates

Updates set to make our Geelong restaurant your new favourite

October 26 2016

If you’re looking for a new favourite Geelong restaurant – Sailors’ Rest has some exciting news to share! With the weather starting to warm up, we’ve had our first glimpse of summer, and we just can’t wait to let you in on our latest updates… We’ve been busy little worker bees over the last few…

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