"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Table 426

Table 426

Modern Australian   $$$$$

Corrimal

A hidden culinary gem in Corrimal, Table 426 is dedicated to offering a dining experience that reflects just how passionate they are about fresh food. This family-run restaurant has a relaxed, welcomi...
Shellharbour locals are flocking to an intoxicatingly new entertainment venue, Addison's Piano and Cocktail Lounge on Addison Street. Positioned above one of the region’s largest seafood restaurants, ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Established in 1998, Crooked River Wines is a destination unto itself, situated in a picturesque valley in Gerringong, 90 minutes from Sydney. This family owned and operated winery sits on volcanic al...
"Iconic Venue that always delivers"
Harbourfront Restaurant

Harbourfront Restaurant

Seafood   $$$$$   Open Now

Wollongong

Boasting sweeping views across Wollongong harbour, tri-level Harbourfront Restaurant is stunning both night and day. Breezy outdoor decks and floor-to-ceiling windows make the most of the views on eve...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Pizza"
Figtree Gourmet Kitchen

Figtree Gourmet Kitchen

Pizza   $$$$$

Figtree

When visiting the Illawarra region and the taste for authentic Italian inspired cuisine calls, make your way down Bellevue Road to discover Figtree Gourmet Kitchen. As the area's longest established w...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Grill"
levelone@harbourfront

levelone@harbourfront

Grill      Open Now

Wollongong

The breathtaking Wollongong Harbour provides a vibrant backdrop for levelone@harbourfront, a dynamic tapas bar and grill on Endeavour Drive. An extension of the iconic Harbourfront Restaurant, this el...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Crooked River Restaurant

Crooked River Restaurant

European   $$$$$

Gerringong

Escape to the countryside to enjoy culinary refinement at Crooked River Restaurant at Crooked River Wines Estate in Gerringong. A panoramic view of rolling hillsides and thriving vineyards can be admi...
"2019 Readers Choice Award"
Deli & Dine on Market

Deli & Dine on Market

Cafe   $$$$$

Wollongong

Those strolling along Market Street in the coastal suburb of Wollongong will stumble across quaint providore and café, Deli & Dine on Market. A welcoming interior awaits with a neutral colour palette ...
"Delicious homely food"
JJ's Indian Restaurant Wollongong

JJ's Indian Restaurant Wollongong

Indian   $$$$$

Wollongong

Providing the tantalising flavours of Indian cuisine to the locals of Wollongong is family friendly restaurant JJ’s Indian Restaurant on Crown Street. Warm and inviting in appearance, JJ’s is fitted o...
"2019 Readers Choice Award"
Franks 'n Beans

Franks 'n Beans

Cafe   $$$$$

Corrimal

Focusing on serving mouth-watering, nutritious food and aromatic coffee is Franks ‘n Beans, a delightful café and grocer in Corrimal. This establishment’s tiled floor and worn wooden furnishings creat...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Italian"
Gambinos Italian Ristorante

Gambinos Italian Ristorante

Italian   $$$$$

Corrimal

Follow tantalising smells wafting from the pizza oven to Gambinos Italian Ristorante on Princes Highway in Corrimal. This neighbourhood favourite greets diners with colourful chairs, sassy red accentu...
"Can't go past the burgers"
The Hungry Monkey

The Hungry Monkey

Cafe   $$$$$

Kiama

A trip down the South East coast is worth the scenic drive if only to try out The Hungry Monkey in Kiama, not far from the iconic blowhole and lighthouse. The smell of freshly baked treats entices pat...
"2019 Readers Choice Award"
At Harbour Thai Restaurant

At Harbour Thai Restaurant

Thai   $$$$$   Open Now

Shellharbour

Boasting a stunning waterfront venue and exotic cuisine to suit, spoil yourself and loved ones At Harbour Thai Restaurant at the ocean end of Addison Street in Shellharbour. Offering a spacious, open ...
"Fresh and modern Chinese"
Miss Lee's

Miss Lee's

Chinese   $$$$$   Open Now

Wollongong

Pushing the boundaries of modern Chinese cuisine, Miss Lee's on Keira Street in Wollongong is the new kid on the block for fare with flair. Blending exotic herbs and spices to match the relaxed and fu...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Breakfast"
Minnamurra Cafe

Minnamurra Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$

Minnamurra

Located in the heart of picturesque Minnamurra, charming establishment Minnamurra Café draws a crowd of friendly locals to its doors on Rangoon Road. This casual venue radiates a warm and inviting vib...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Dagwood

Dagwood

   Open Now

Wollongong

Meet friends for a catch-up and hang out at Dagwood bar, a modish venue oozing a cool vibe on Market Street in Wollongong. An easy ambiance is complemented by a soundtrack of smooth tunes as locals mi...
The Blowhole
Discovered by George Bass on his voyage of coastal exploration on December 6, 1797, the local Aboriginals had for generations referred to it as Khanterintee. Under the right conditions, large waves en...
5th Ave

5th Ave

American   $$$$$

Shellharbour

Friendly neighbourhood locale 5th Ave café draws loyal crowds from in and around Shellharbour, located on the corner of Wentworth and Addison Street. Matte black walls with concrete tabletop styling c...
Saigon Senses

Saigon Senses

Vietnamese   $$$$$   Open Now

Wollongong

Passersby on Crown Street in Wollongong are treated to appetising aromas from busy Vietnamese restaurant, Saigon Senses. A humble store front opens to reveal a contemporary fit out of bold coloured lo...
The Deck

The Deck

International   $$$$$

Thirroul

If you’re a local, you already know of The Deck in Ryan’s Hotel, though if you’re passing through the northern seaside suburb of Thirroul you may want to jot this one down as a pleasant family dining ...