Southern Highlands restaurants

Top Choice Modern Australian in Mittagong & Bowral

Biota Dining

Innovative seasonal menus include dishes such as salted cucumber with oysters and beach plants, and the wine list is as good as the weekend brunch. Try the crab and creamed egg sliders with a restorative pepperberry…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Mittagong & Bowral


This heritage sandstone cottage showcases superb modern Australian cooking. Flavours could include sesame-crusted alpaca tataki (thinly sliced, seared meat) with watermelon, kaffir cream and wild rice. Desserts are …
Cafe in Mittagong & Bowral

Raw & Wild

Enter through the health-food shop to reach Bowral's best cafe, with a focus on all things organic, local, wild and sustainable. It's all very tasty too, and quality beers and wines mean you don't need to be too vir…
Bistro in Mittagong & Bowral

Bendooley Bar & Grill

Just north of Berrima, this is a top spot for a leisurely lunch showcasing local and seasonal produce. Try the prawn-and-chilli pizza with an Aussie craft beer. Attached to Berkelouw's Book Barn & Café.
Modern Australian in Mittagong & Bowral

Centennial Vineyards

This flash winery restaurant serves lunch. Cellar-door sales and tastings are on offer, too.
Cafe in Mittagong & Bowral

Josh's Café

An eclectic cafe with a focus on Turkish flavours.