You can’t live without it, but it sure makes life worth living!

Eugowra has a range of food choices from full function catering to dine-in restaurants; counter lunches, takeaways or just the ingredients for a delightful picnic lunch under the trees beside the creek.

The choice is yours!

Girl with soup

The Central Hotel: phone 6859 2300. Open daily. Counter & takeaway lunches available weekdays. The popular Moonlight Restaurant is open in the dining room on Friday nights. Booking is recommended.

Eat Your Greens Function Centre: phone 6859 2386. Catering for weddings and all occasions, they serve modern Australian fare and local Australian wines. Eat Your Greens is located on the site of the old golf course, 2km north of Eugowra. It provides a perfect private tranquil setting amongst the gum trees for that special occasion. Visit www.eatyourgreens.com.au for a look at the menu.

Bowling Club Chinese Restaurant: phone 6859 2805. Open Tuesday – Sunday from 6 pm.

Eugowra Quality Meats: phone 6859 2372. Call in, meet Bill “The Snag King”, and try some of his sausages! They sell cooked chooks, deli meats and salads, groceries, taste-tempting local pork and delicious lamb cutlets. Open Mondays to Saturdays.

Cafe Fifty One: phone 6859 2586. Burger and Snitty Burgers, Steak Sandwiches, Hot Seafood and Seafood Basket and a large choice of Pizzas. Open Wednesday to Friday 11 am to 2 pm / 5.30 pm to 8 pm, Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 2 pm / 5.30 pm to 8 pm.

Supermarket: phone 6859 2420. While you’re in there picking up your groceries, fruit, veg and bread, have a chat, grab a newspaper, leave your dry cleaning, or, you might like to buy a lottery ticket or try a scratchy, just for luck!

Smiths Shed: phone 6859 2218. Fruit and vegetables are available in season. Smith’s is a “fruit salad” farm where they grow pumpkins, tomatoes, cherries, peaches, oranges etc. Look for the signs on your left as you come into Eugowra along the Orange road. If Judy, the check-out chick and local news-hound is missing, she’s undoubtedly on the phone! So use the honesty tin and smile for the camera! Email: eugjudy@yahoo.com.au