Food and Wine

Great Ocean Road Food & Wine

The stunning Great Ocean Road and the Otway region is quickly becoming a favourite foodie destination. Sample gourmet delights along the Otway Harvest trail, while away the days at seaside cafes up and down the coast, or dine in one of the gourmet restaurants nestled in the Otway ranges. There are food and wine choices for everyone! There are also a few craft breweries and wineries nearby where you can stop in and sample some new great tastes.

As the most luxurious fully self-contained accommodation closest to the 12 Apostles on the Great Ocean Road, each of Alkina’s lodges feature a stunning Gaggenau equipped gourmet kitchen, spacious dining area, an outdoor entertainment area and Weber barbeque.

After exploring the region’s fantastic Otway Harvest trail, bring your food and wine back to your lodge and take advantage of your superior kitchen and dining facilities by cooking a wonderful meal together.

We also have available a range of beverages for your enjoyment. View our Drinks List here - Download file

Please Note: All our food options require seven days notice prior to arrival. Please contact our chef to discuss your requirements/food allergies, and the date and time for delivery.

Winter Warmer Special $155 (serves 2 adults)

Enjoy an intimate setting, eat privately and at your leisure. Alkina Lodge offers a Winter Warmer Special for $145 for two adults.

Upon arrival, your meal will be ready and awaiting you in your kitchen.  All you have to do is plate up your meal, pour your wine  and settle in for a romantic dinner for two.The chef will require a minimum of seven days notice prior to your stay.

You can contact the chef by phone: 0401 056 031 or by e-mail: manager@alkinalodge.com.au to discuss the menu options selected as well as the date and time of your meal.

Our special includes:

  • Tomato and white wine chicken with gremolata (kept in a slow-cooker for your leisure)
  • A bottle of Mad Fish Gold Turtle Chardonnay
  • Local sourdough bread with organic butter
  • A garden salad with dressing
  • Assortment of slices and treats for dessert
 

Alkina Food Hampers

Alkina Lodge is pleased to offer guests a range of gourmet food hampers that have been lovingly sourced and assembled by our in-house chef.

Our remote location can mean a long drive to source the best local food. Our hampers offer a taste of the region without the need to drive many kilometres. We do all the hard work for you, and all you have to do is sit back and enjoy – after all you’re on holidays.

These hampers serve to support the local community as well as to satisfy your tastebuds. We source as many items as possible from the Great Ocean Road and Otway region and use organic products where we can.

 

Choose from the following hampers:

Pamper Hamper

Indulge yourself or that special person in your life with our wonderful ‘pamper hamper’. Thoughtfully placed on your beautifully appointed king bed, the hamper contains everything you need for an intimate and luxurious experience of pampering.

Each hamper cost $159 and contains:

  • A bottle of Mumms Champagne, France
  • A package of dark chocolate covered freeze-dried strawberries from The Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie, Anglesea
  • A savoury treat made by Nuts Inc, Kennedys Creek
  • A Beautiful scented candle from Loosha, Torquay
  • A bath melt, handcrafted at Alkina Lodge, Wattle Hill

Personal Chef

A personal Chef meal is available for a base price of $395 (to hire the Chef) with an additional cost of $95 per person. To create your personal Chef meal, download the menu and select one entree, one main, and one dessert.

The Chef requires a minimum of seven days notice prior to your stay. This option is only available to one lodge per day and is available on a first come first serve basis. Please book early to avoid dissapointment - contact Chef Cindy on 0401 056 031.

About our Chef

Chef Cindy Leveillee-Goulet is a French Canadian, international chef, and studied the culinary art of haute cuisine in Kingston, Ontario. She invites you to sample the local flavours, and to sit back as she creates a food experience just for you, or if you are so inclined, to join in on the kitchen fun!

Please note, guests who would like to book our Specials must book seven days prior to their arrival.

Our chef can be contacted by phone: +61 401 056 031 or by email: manager@alkinalodge.com.au.