Wollongong & The Illawarra Restaurants

Ambiance Ristorante

Ambiance Ristorante

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Unanderra

Dine with the ‘pasta pros’ at Ambiance Ristorante on Princes Highway in Unanderra. They not only make pasta at this authentic Italian eatery, they live, feel and breathe it; from breakfast until dinne...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Breakfast"
The Hungry Monkey

The Hungry Monkey

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Kiama

Kids Eat FreeMonday & Tuesday NightsYep, you read that right! Grab any salad or burger and chips from our dinner menu and your little monkeys eat for free. Available in store and via Bopple, one free kid’s meal per adult order; to order...
Debutant

Debutant

French   $$$$$   Opens at 4:00:PM

Wollongong

12 Chef Hat Award
A classic French bistro combines with a modern Australian steakhouse at Débutant on Keira Street in Wollongong. This sister venue to Rookie Eatery, serves sophisticated steak frites for the modern bon...
"Diverse menu of fragrant flavours"
Rookie Eatery

Rookie Eatery

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Wollongong

13 Chef Hat Award
Whether a first-time diner or seasoned regular, Rookie Eatery on Keira Street in Wollongong welcomes guests to a contemporary Asian fusion dining experience well worth remembering. Clean and casual, R...
"Iconic Venue that always delivers"
Boasting sweeping views across Wollongong harbour, tri-level Harbourfront Restaurant on Endeavour Drive is stunning both night and day. Breezy outdoor decks and floor-to-ceiling windows make the most ...
"Amazing Woodfired Pizza"
Kneading Ruby

Kneading Ruby

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Wollongong

Nestled in the heart of Wollongong and participating in the town’s cheery seaside dining scene is Kneading Ruby on Crown Lane. Imposing from the outside with high brick walls, inside is unassumingly e...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Chinese"
Miss Lee's

Miss Lee's

Chinese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

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   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Minnamurra

Located in the heart of picturesque Minnamurra, charming establishment Minnamurra Café draws a crowd of friendly locals to Rangoon Road. This casual venue radiates a warm and inviting vibe, rich with ...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Italian"
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...
Takeaway Pies Only $16.9 PLUS TWO sidesThere are few dishes in the world that are as quintessentially Australian as the classic meat pie. Our handcrafted pies are a sure-fire way to stay warm this winter, we've taken traditional recipes...
Madam Choi

Madam Choi

Asian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Thirroul

Classic Chinese with a Pan-Asian twist is what you will find on the menu at Madam Choi on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Thirroul. A rustic vibe of recycled timber, bifold windows and subtle lighting awai...
Just like the famous author, Hemingway on Northfields Avenue in Wollongong is larger than life, loves food, coffee, drink, people and adventure. Located inside Wollongong University, this rustic café ...
Foodie House

Foodie House

Vietnamese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Dapto

Fresh, light and delicate Vietnamese flavours are on the plate at Foodie House on Princes Highway in Dapto. This restaurant delivers a true taste of Vietnam in warm and welcoming surrounds ideal for c...
Great buns make great burgers at Joe’s Milkbar on Russel Street in Albion Park. Nestled inside Albion Park Shopping Village, this burger joint is well-loved for its housemade buns and doughnuts, along...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Pizza"
Figtree Gourmet Kitchen

Figtree Gourmet Kitchen

Pizza   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Figtree

When visiting the Illawarra region and the taste for authentic Italian cuisine calls, make your way down Bellevue Road to discover Figtree Gourmet Kitchen. As the area's longest established wood-fired...
Three Flamingos Espresso

Three Flamingos Espresso

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Albion Park

There’s something for every taste, occasion and experience at Three Flamingos Espresso on Terry Street in Albion Park. This café and newly-opened restaurant next door exude casual charm with whitewash...
"Sublime seafood & views to match"
Bombora Seafood

Bombora Seafood

Seafood   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Wollongong

Above Wollongong Harbour’s glistening waters sits Bombora Seafood, a unique dining experience in breezy, stylish surrounds. Versatile for all occasions, be it a romantic evening for two or family lunc...
"Readers' Choice Award - Coffee"
Franks 'n Beans

Franks 'n Beans

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Corrimal

Focusing on serving mouth-watering, nutritious food and aromatic coffee is Franks ‘n Beans, a delightful café and grocer on Murray Road in Corrimal. This venue’s tiled floor and worn wooden furnishing...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Thai"
At Harbour Thai Restaurant

At Harbour Thai Restaurant

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

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 ...
Babyface Kitchen

Babyface Kitchen

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Wollongong

12 Chef Hat Award