The village of Evans Head has a few dining options, most showcasing the fresh local seafood.
Local restaurants include the Illawong Hotel, which has been recently updated it restaurant. Several local fish and chips shops, a Thai restaurant and two Chinese options. The RSL and Bowling clubs also have large restaurants and cater for all tastes.
The local fisherman’s co-op has some of the freshest seafood on the coast. Join the locals in grabbing a bag of school prawns and relax along the river bank.
Throughout the year there are a number of markets held on the second Sunday of the month which cater for the foodie.