Wollongong & The Illawarra Restaurants Serving Lunch

Popular Cuisines : Cafe  Modern Australian  Thai  Italian  Pizza  Indian  Bistro  Pub Food  

"Iconic Venue that always delivers"
Harbourfront Restaurant

Harbourfront Restaurant

Seafood   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Wollongong

12 Chef Hat Award
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 mo...
Slow-roasted Lamb ShoulderThe perfect winter warmerWarm your belly with our slow cooked lamb shoulder, served on a bed of hearty lemon & butter spatzle, savoy cabbage, dutch carrot & thyme jus.
"Amazing Woodfired Pizza"
Kneading Ruby

Kneading Ruby

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00: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 unassumingl...
"Sublime seafood & views to match"
Bombora Seafood

Bombora Seafood

Seafood   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Wollongong

Above Wollongong Harbour’s glistening waters sits Bombora Seafood, a unique dining experience in breezy, stylish surrounds on the jetty. Versatile for all occasions, be it a romantic evening for tw...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Breakfast"
The Hungry Monkey

The Hungry Monkey

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Kiama

A trip down the South East coast is worth the scenic drive if only to try out The Hungry Monkey on Collins Street in Kiama, not far from the iconic blowhole and lighthouse. The smell of freshly bak...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Thai"
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, op...
"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...
Hemingway

Hemingway

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Wollongong

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 ca...
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 a...
"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 wi...
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, al...
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...
Babyface Kitchen

Babyface Kitchen

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

Wollongong

12 Chef Hat Award
Ruby's in Mount Kembla offers a heritage setting and features refined cuisine with a fine dining feel. Signature dishes may include Duck - roasted breast with a braised de-boned leg, celeriac pave,...
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 di...
Crooked River Restaurant

Crooked River Restaurant

European   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

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 a...
Debutant

Debutant

French   $$$$$   Opens at 4:00:PM

Wollongong

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 ...
Nadia's Cafe - Wollongong

Nadia's Cafe - Wollongong

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Wollongong

When in Wollongong Central shopping precinct and craving a tasty snack, head over to Nadia’s Café on Level One for sustenance and thirst-quenching drinks. A trendy fit out lures those passing by, w...
Providing the tantalising flavours of Indian cuisine to the locals of Wollongong is family-friendly dining destination JJ’s Indian Restaurant on Crown Street. Warm and inviting in appearance, JJ’s ...