Travelling for Party In The Apocalypse? Don't know what else there is to do in Launceston? We've got a list for you

PITA isn't the only attraction Launceston has to offer- we have a fantastic range of inner city bars, cafes and restaurants, venues that host live music and even a record store. Hang around before or after the festival and you might just discover a new favourite!

This guide has some hidden gems that locals love, so read on to discover them for yourself...

Cafes & Restaurants

BURGER JUNKIE

Canadian style burgers, poutine & sides

TURKISH TUKKA

Authentic kebabs, falafel, HSPs & salads

FIRESTORM TACOS & BAR

Tacos, nachos, drinks & sides

OFF CENTER COFFEE

High quality coffees & food

THE TOASTED TIMES

Elevated toasted sandwiches

VEGOUT ON GEORGE

Vegan fare so good you won't even notice it's vegan

CHARLIE'S DESSERT HOUSE

Decadent desserts, open late

SUSHI PLUS

Delicious sushi, fast service

MOJO ON THE AVENUE

Rustic food, good coffee- connected to Avenue Records

MAD APPLE

Vegetarian eatery serving a wide variety of foods & coffee

VALLEY COFFEE

Delicious coffee & pastries

EARTHY EATS

Wholesome, fresh produce cooked simply & deliciously

INDIAN EMPIRE

Authentic curries, entrees & breads

GATSU GATSU

Ramen, sushi & donburi

DING SING

Family-style Chinese dining; yum cha available

GUERRILLA ESPRESSO

Fantastic coffee, fast and friendly service

GOTCHA HOUSE

Huge range of bubble tea

SAIGON KITCHEN

Best bahn mi & pho in Launceston

BAO TIME

A large selection of bao buns on offer

MIKE'S COUNTRY KITCHEN

Salads, sandwiches & succulent roast meats

YUMMY YUMMY BBQ HOT POT

Classic Asian-style takeout, open late

Bars

BAKERS LANE

Good drinks, friendly & fun atmosphere

KINGSWAY BAR

Cosy couches, expertly mixed cocktails, live music

SAINT JOHN CRAFT BEER

Specialty beers & spirits

ALCHEMY

Bar as well as a restaurant, alfresco seating available

CINCO PASSIONES

Upper floor lounge bar, best for pairs and small groups up to 4

THE BARREL COLLECTIVE

Tasmanian spirits, beers & wines

THE PLOUGH INN

A pub with nearby parking, meals available

PHOENIX

Good drinks in a central location

THE STAR BAR

A popular destination, sometimes hosts live music

Other places you'll love

AVENUE RECORDS

Record store with hundreds of titles & merchandise available

THE ARCADE BAR

80s nostalgia galore; this bar has old arcade machines to play & a light up dance floor

ROCKIN' HOT PIZZA

The only place in Launceston that offers karaoke