Wollongong & The Illawarra Restaurants With Vegetarian Options

"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 ...
Ambiance Ristorante

Ambiance Ristorante

Italian   $$$$$   Opens Wed 6:00:AM

Unanderra

Open for DinnerCome and EnjoyDid you know we are now open for dinner from Wednesday to Saturday nights? Come in and enjoy dishes like spaghetti carbonara, to book your table call 0422 428 174.
"Diverse menu of fragrant flavours"
Rookie Eatery

Rookie Eatery

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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...
Debutant

Debutant

French   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
"Readers' Choice 2020 Winner"
Crooked River Restaurant

Crooked River Restaurant

European   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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 admi...
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.
"Sublime seafood & views to match"
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...
Austi Beach Cafe

Austi Beach Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 8:00:AM

Austinmer

Stroll up from the sand to grab a gelato in hand at Austi Beach Café on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Austinmer. Opposite one of the most beautiful beaches in the area, soak up the amazing vista in a rel...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Pizza"
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...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Breakfast"
The Hungry Monkey

The Hungry Monkey

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 6:30:AM

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...
Papi Dulce

Papi Dulce

Burger   $$$$$   Open Now

Thirroul

Fat burgers, loud music and wicked drinks are on the menu at shady neighbourhood dive bar Papi Dulce on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Thirroul. Pumping raucous tunes until the doors close, grab a Hola Pa...
"Amazing Woodfired Pizza"
Kneading Ruby

Kneading Ruby

Italian   $$$$$   Open Now

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 - 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, open ...
"Readers' Choice Award - Coffee"
Franks 'n Beans

Franks 'n Beans

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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 - Breakfast"
Minnamurra Cafe

Minnamurra Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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 2019 - Chinese"
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 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...
Babyface Kitchen
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...