Top Choice Japanese in Wollongong Region


Buzzy and loud, this relative Wollongong newcomer combines Japanese ideas with some wild Australian herbs and berries to create a satisfying blend of flavours. Salmon and kingfish are the backbones of the menu, whic…
Top Choice Modern Australian in Wollongong Region


This lauded restaurant serves gourmet treats such as kingfish tartare and poached scampi. The menu changes seasonally and there's a three-course menu ($85) available from Tuesday to Thursday. There's a separate degu…
Italian in Wollongong Region

Lorenzo's Diner

Seriously nice people run this upmarket modern Italian restaurant. It's low-lit and attractive, with exuberant colour splashes on the wall, small tables and wooden chairs. The food matches the excellent service and …
Indonesian in Wollongong Region

Balinese Spice Magic

Look forward to excellent Indonesian food and welcoming service from the friendly family owners. Thai and Vietnamese eateries also line Keira St, but this is our pick of the best flavours to remind you of your time …
Cafe in Wollongong Region

Lee & Me

A cafe and art-and-clothing store in a two-storey, late-19th-century heritage building. Standout dishes include ricotta hotcakes or the very decent beef-and bacon burger.
Pub Food in Wollongong Region

Scarborough Hotel

Built in 1886 and heritage-listed, Scarborough Hotel boasts one of Australia's finest beer gardens. The ocean view is truly spectacular and the main reason to come: the long queues for decent but fairly standard pub…
Cafe in Wollongong Region


With a magic location right on North Beach and great views of the rolling waves, this is a decent spot to fill up after a morning surf, or devour a leisurely weekend brunch. The alfresco setting is more of a highlig…