Merne at Lighthouse will reopen Thursday June the 4th.

Merne at Lighthouse is in the middle of the beautiful Bellarine Peninsula. Our idyllic restaurant is conveniently accessible from Geelong, Drysdale, Portarlington and  Ocean Grove.

With a thriving olive grove and emerging vineyards, Merne at Lighthouse has panoramic views that are unsurpassed. The surrounding landscape is home to farms, dairies, orchards and vegetable growers. It is these that inspire us at Merne.

Our chef-selected menus are bursting with local produce and provide various eating options. At Merne at Lighthouse, we aim to satisfy every palate and dietary requirement.

When it comes to weddings and functions, Merne at Lighthouse offers more than just delicious and broad food options. Our scenic location and versatile space, local wines and professional, warm and friendly service ensures that you will have the perfect celebration.

Make a reservation or purchase a gift voucher online, or contact us for bookings or more information.


Lunch – Thursday through to Monday from 12pm

Dinner – Friday and Saturday nights from 6pm


Phone 5251 5541 to book, or email for all enquiries.

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Menus  At Merne we welcome you to experience our unique plot on the Bellarine. We offer a multiple-dish grazing menu, as well as a selection on mains and desserts, to be shared while absorbing the view from the dining room....
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WeddingsWe recognise that your wedding is your special day. It’s a day that not only will be etched in your memory eternally, but will linger for all your family and friends. Here at Merne, we will help you to create that...
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