Christmas Day at Matilda 159

Enjoy a quintessential Australian Christmas at Matilda

Scott and the team welcome you to celebrate at Matilda this Christmas. We’re open for Christmas Eve lunch and dinner and Christmas Day lunch.

We’re pleased to now be able to take bookings of up to 50 people, perfect for your Christmas function or a family Christmas meal. With spaces across two levels and private dining rooms available, our team are here to help you design your special event.

For large group bookings please email

We’ve designed a special Christmas lunch set menu featuring both signature favourites
and new dishes to try. Enjoy your Christmas with us at one of two sittings:

First sitting

Second sitting



Three-course (plus snacks)
$250 pp ($120 children under 12)

Salmon roe tartlets, bonito cream
Merimbula oysters, finger lime, black caviar
Beef tartare, bbq sauce, cured egg yolk

Entrée to share
Dressed Fraser Island spanner crab, flatbreads
Stracciatella, heritage tomato, grilled peach
Mooloolaba prawn, native salsa verde

Main to choose
Humpty Doo barramundi, native grenobloise, shallot and saltbush
Hand rolled gnocchi, peas, zucchini, green goddess
Wagyu sirloin, fermented garlic, grilled leeks, gremolata

Sides to share
Baby kipfler potatoes, smoked sour cream, pickled onion and chives
Charred cucumbers, yoghurt and quinoa

Dessert set
Raspberry and lemon myrtle pavlova


Wine match available on the day