Wollongong & The Illawarra Modern Australian Restaurants

"Diverse menu of fragrant flavours"
Rookie Eatery

Rookie Eatery

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00: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...
Our Autumn menu is here.... We've added some funky new dishes inspired by street-food from around the world, "beefed" up our Bovine options PLUS a new board - perfect to share.
Babyface Kitchen

Babyface Kitchen

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Wollongong

12 Chef Hat Award
It's more than just food, it's an experience at José Jones on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in the seaside town of Thirroul. Just metres from the beach with the ocean on one side and rising cliffs on the ot...
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, ce...
Whether or not you're a guest of Gerringong's award-winning Mercure Resort, it's Bella Char Restaurant + Wine Bar that is a dining experience deserving of discovery. With an elegant blend of contempor...
Showcasing a panorama of commanding coastal views over Illawarra, Altitude 1148 is a dining destination not to be missed. Sophisticatedly chic, the smart design of this Bulli Tops restaurant demands a...
Swap country or hurried city living for a weekend seaside escape in Gerringong, and when staying at Park Ridge Retreat be sure to follow locals to onsite venue, The Retreat Restaurant. Just a short st...
Red Nectar

Red Nectar

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Helensburgh

Enjoy contemporary Australian dining in a comfortable and cosy environment at Red Nectar restaurant, just a short detour off the Princes Motorway. Drop in by day, where bright sunlight filters through...
Diggies

Diggies

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 6:30:AM

Wollongong

Bulli Beach Cafe

Bulli Beach Cafe

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Sat 7:00:AM

Bulli

Don't miss the Tasting platter, crispy zucchini flowers & risotto, cannelloni of goats' cheese, pumpkin & spinach, duck confit, radicchio & fig salad
The menu may include Salad of Braised Lamb, fetta, mint, roasted pumpkin, rocket and almond with a drizzle of home-made lemon oil & crusty bread.
Experience Illawarra’s welcoming hospitality at the North Wollongong Hotel bar, bistro and function centre, found on Flinders Street and known more affectionately by loyal locals as the ‘North Gong’ H...
$75 for 3 Courses and $62 for 2 Courses inclusive of appetizers and salad