Located in the heart of Wollongong, at the north end of Crown Street, Amigos is the oldest surviving Mexican restaurant in Australia. Opened in 1973, the venue oozes a Victorian-era charm however the ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-amigosmexicanrestaurant.aspx
From a working class history, Wollongong is emerging as one of the premier dining spots on the South Coast of New South Wales. With busy eateries offering high quality local produce and a truly multicultural display of cuisines from around the globe, restaurants in Wollongong are asserting themselves in the battle for New South Wales' dining dollars.
If you're after a place with a laid-back cafe vibe that still serves quality food, then Wollongong will have a spot for you. Casual dining is paired with modern Australian food and fine barista skills to deliver great meals for breakfast and lunch, as well as a cheeky afternoon snack. Take stroll down Crown Street and take a seat in a cafe that wouldn't be out of place in the laneways of Melbourne.
Dining with a view is on of life's simple pleasures - and Wollongong has dozens of vantage points. Whether you choose an elegant beachside dining room, a harbour fronted bistro, or take the hinterland to enjoy a meal in the treetops, Wollongong has a number of fine dining options.
Located on the picturesque Cliff Road in tranquil North Wollongong, Aqua Restaurant offers Modern Australian dining with a dazzling Pacific Ocean view. The contemporary menu showcases a number of fres...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-aquarestaurant.aspx
Greek and Italian culture are best known for hearty, generous meals and warm hospitality - Bernardis Restaurant brings these qualities together in the heart of Wollongong. Whether you're craving homem...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-bernardis.aspx
Take time out to watch the ships roll in to the harbour and tuck into ocean-fresh seafood at Wollongong's popular Bombora Seafood Restaurant. The casual dining room is set above the water and the indo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-bomboraseafoodrestaurant.aspx
Quirky Wollongong restaurant and bar, Cafe on Legs serves Modern Australian cuisine. The Cafe’s menus offer something for all tastes and all times of the day, from breakfast to lunch and dinner ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-cafeonlegs.aspx
Awarded One Chef Hat -The SMH Good Food Guide 2006-2014
Known as the gateway to the south coast, Wollongong is really a destination in itself, with spectacular beaches, quaint coastal villa...
Located on Stewart Street near the shores of Wollongong, Centro CBD has been serving Italian cuisine for more than 3 decades. The restaurant has a modern feel with a backdrop of Venice, a bar to enjo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-centro_cbd.aspx
Costa Azzurra is Fairy Meadow’s local gourmet pizza joint, with a diverse menu of classic Italian fare. The atmosphere is relaxed and welcoming....www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-costaazzurrawoodfirerestaurant.aspx
Local Wollongong institution Diggies dishes up restaurant quality food in a relaxed, cafe setting, with views of the glittering Pacific Ocean. Overlooking a thin curl of golden sand on a busy strip of...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-diggies.aspx
Illawarra’s longest established wood-fired pizza restaurant, Figtree Gourmet Kitchen offers guests a relaxed dining experience with generously portioned meals at wallet-pleasing prices. Pizza is...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-figtreegourmetkitchen.aspx
Harbourfront Restaurant boasts panoramic views of sparkling Belmore Basin. The atmosphere is casual, with helpful and efficient staff to complete the experience. Enjoy a selection of the finest seafoo...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-harbourfront.aspx
Located in the Illawarra district of Wollongong, La Marina Tapas Bar and Restaurant offers authentic Spanish cuisine using fresh local seafood and produce. Chomp on chorizo or pick at paella as you un...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-lamarina.aspx
Situated by the sea where Fairy Creek lagoon meets the Pacific Ocean, with an absolute waterfront location, Lagoon Restaurant boasts breathtaking views. With five private dining rooms each with their...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-lagoonseafoodrestaurant.aspx
Lee and Me is the lovechild of two trendy couples, Lee and Shay Sullivan and Benny and Naomi Hudson. This half-café, half-boutique fashion store is earning itself a coveted reputation amongst Wol...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-leeandme.aspx
Wollongong’s lone Italian fine-diner Ristorante due Mezzi has undergone much transformation in recent years. A name amendment to Lorenzo’s Diner accompanied a change in direction towards a...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-lorenzosdiner.aspx
Michael’s Trattoria calls itself Wollongong’s finest Italian Restaurant and it’s not hard to see why. The dining experience will take you to Rome and back with a modern take on tradi...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-michaelstrattoria.aspx
You can’t go past an Irish pub for a good time, so Murphy’s Bar and Grill is bringing some of its gaiety to Unanderra, in the Illawarra region. The menu is decidedly not Irish, it’s ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-murphysbarandgrill.aspx
For a genuine country experience, head to Ruby’s at Mount Kembla. Intelligently crafted menus that embrace local ingredients and honest country flavours served to diners who are left to enjoy th...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-rubysmountkembla.aspx
Located on Crown Street, Wollongong, Samba Brazil is full of energy and life, with Latin dancing shows performed for diners nightly. The menu encourages ‘all you can eat’, offering traditi...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-samba_brazil.aspx
Opposite the Wollongong Hospital on Crown Street, Emma Huber and Yonatan Miller’s cafe, Sandygoodwhich is already handling a roaring 7am Allpress coffee trade with the passing medical crowds. Th...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-South-Coast-sandygoodwhich.aspx