Discover the Best Port Pirie Restaurants

The Mid-North town of Port Pirie is a great little spot for an escape from the city. And as you explore the historic town and its sites, make sure you fill your day with treats and visit the town’s many restaurants. Local food here is sure to keep you well fed during a stay. Not sure where to go first? To help get you started, we have narrowed down our top Port Pirie restaurants to ensure that you taste the very best of what this quaint town has to offer!

Restaurants in Port Pirie

Whether you are on the hunt for the best cup of coffee with a hearty breakfast, a cosy pub lunch or a delicious dinner accompanied by a bottle of red out, we know a place! In this article we share the best Port Pirie restaurants and help you eat like a queen or king during your visit.

1. Safavi

If you are looking for the perfect place to get your morning coffee fix and tasty breakfast, then Safavi is the place to go. Located in Florence St, Safavi’s is one of the most unique Port Pirie restaurants. Set in a 130-year-old church, it has been lovingly renovated into one of Port Pirie’s favourite brunch spots. From pancakes to eggs benedict, the menu has something for everyone and will give you the fuel you need to start exploring the town.

2. The Black Pig Bar & Grill

For excellent food, delicious craft beer and a relaxing ambiance, you need to visit The Black Pig Bar Grill. This is a great place to head for dinner during one evening of your stay, due to its fantastic beer garden and range of tasty meals. From steak to seafood to pasta, the menu has a wide range of options as well as a kids menu for the little ones. They also host a number of live music nights to keep you entertained whilst you dine.

3. Café Delizioso

Serving breakfast, lunch, drinks, and snacks, Café Delizioso is the ideal stop-off for a bite to eat and a coffee. They have an extensive lunch menu with freshly cooked food including burgers, baked spuds, hot pasta, and salads. It is also a great place to cool down with one of their special iced drinks; smoothies, milkshakes and refreshing iced coffees.

4. Portside Tavern

The Portside Tavern is the place to go for a delicious pub lunch or dinner. Within the building you will find a lounge bar, gaming lounge, and Caffe Primo. Head to Caffe Primo for a vast selection of steak, seafood, chicken, pasta, and pizza. With a menu of over 70 options, you will be spoilt for choice. Caffe Primo is one of the largest Port Pirie restaurants. Seating up to 100 guests, they can accommodate groups both large and small.

5. Angus & Co. Bar and Grill

Located at the John Pirie Motor Inn is one of the best Port Pirie Restaurants, Angus & Co. Part of a chain originally established in SA in 2015, the Angus & Co. restaurants are all about quality food using the famous Angus beef. If you are looking for a hearty meal, then this could be just the place for you. The menu offers steakhouse favourites including, ribs, burgers, steaks, and schnitzels. You can also indulge in a tempting selection of starters and desserts.

The Angus Pure beef burger

6. Spirou Seafood and Salad

If you are a seafood lover, then Spirou Seafood should be on your list of Port Pirie restaurants to visit. The family-run business sits in the oldest Congretional Church in Port Pirie. Converted over 20 years ago the Church is now part of the Barnacle Bills franchise. Serving up delicious seafood, from classic fish & chips to grilled prawns and crispy squid, Spirou has become a community hub in Port Pirie visited by tourists and locals alike, keeping the heritage of the building alive.

7. Cj1 Indian Curry

Looking for something really tasty? Cj1 Indian Curry is an Indian restaurant located in Port Pirie. Known for its delicious Indian cuisine, it has received heaps of positive reviews from customers over the years. Locals rave about the mouthwatering dishes, including signature dishes such as lamb korma and butter chicken. Treat yourself to a real feast at one of the best Port Pirie restaurants there is!

SA Escapes Top Hotel Pick

The John Pirie Motor Inn is the ideal base for your weekend escape to Port Pirie. Centrally located the cosy and comfortable hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, BBQ facilities and free Wi-Fi.

John Pirie Motor Inn also features one of the best Port Pirie restaurants Angus & Co. Bar and Grill. The accommodation consists of standard, family rooms, spa rooms, and two-bedroom apartments, amongst other options.

For more information on things to do in Port Pirie, check out our ultimate guide.