Have you visited the Banana Bender Pub yet? It's the Sunshine Coast's newest pub, well, sort of, 'newest'. The iconic cartoon-like Ettamogah Pub in Palmview has recently undergone a total facelift and now has boasting rights to a brand new name, a fresh new menu, plus an enviable new look, more in keeping with our beloved Sunshine Coast lifestyle.
The Banana Bender Pub, besides being a very close neighbour to Aussie World, can quite easily lay claim to being Australia's quirkiest pub because it offers something totally different and yet uniquely Australia.
From the playful name to the quirky and eclectic decor, the Banana Bender Pub is a place of fun, where nobody takes anything too seriously. Guests will love exploring the magnificently coloured visual tribute to the fun and lifestyle of the Sunshine Coast. Fabulous photo opportunities abound - surf with a kangaroo or koala, pose with a chill-laxed 'roo or spend some time checking out the mammoth range of memorabilia, displayed over three levels of the pub.
The Mango Bar & Grill is the Banana Bender Pub's laid-back and welcoming dining destination, showcasing some of the Sunshine Coast's best local produce in a truly innovative and tropically inspired menu.
Banana Bender Pub is committed to supporting local business, where possible, and proudly source the majority of their products within a 50km radius. The delectable seafood served on the Banana Bender Pub's Menu is delivered fresh from Mooloolaba, salad leaves and herbs are sourced in Palmview, their fresh meat comes from Mooloolah and fruits and vegetables are provided by a variety of artisan local farms. With weekly special and seasonal changes, the Banana Bender Pub's menu always has something new to try.
Lunch 11.30am to 3.00pm and Dinner 5.30pm to 8.00pm To book, please call (07) 5436-3814
Whether you enjoy an ice-cold local Sunshine Coast beer, cider, wine or spirits, why not appreciate your favourite tipple at the Banana Bender Pub's new beer garden! The extensive drinks Menu has a favourite to appeal to every discerning palate. Can't get away to visit the Banana Bender Pub? No worries, all your Bottle Shop favourites can be ordered online - check out the online link here.
Need to plan a function? Think Christmas, birthdays, corporate, any special occasion or 'just because', the Banana Bender Pub has options to suit any group size and any budget, with a selection of inviting spaces available. For more information, please call (07) 5494-5444 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A welcome that's in-keeping with our beloved Sunshine Coast lifestyle
If you have not yet had the privilege of visiting the all-new Banana Bender Pub, add it to your 'to do' list, it's the perfect place for a catch-up with friends and family, the flamboyantly colourful decor will add sunshine and cheer to every visit.
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