Seafood Platter for Two ($40) from Addisons Seafood Restaurant,

On July 23rd, 2007 my nephew was born. The next day was my Mother’s birthday and we wanted to celebrate both events. After a late lunch at the Ocean Beach Hotel we made our way down Addison Street to the famed Addisons Seafood Restaurant. The weather had grown chilly and the warmth of the restaurant…

Cuisine: Mexican: Pot of Gold Mexican Cantina, Wollongong

Chimichanga with beans  ($16) “Enchilada combination – seafood enchilada, tako and chimichanga ($16)” Interior of Pot of Gold Mexican Cantina “Carafe of Sangria ($14) MENUS Lunch | Dinner Pot of Gold Mexican Cantina, Wollongong144-146 Crown StreetWollongongNew South Wales 2500 Illawarra Food and Restaurant Reviews http://illawarrafoodreviews.blogspot.com

Satay House, Wollongong

Back in March I visited Satay House, a small restaurant located off Wollongong’s Crown Street Mall in a side street near Camera House. I am a big fan of Satay food and I was not disappointed. I ordered the Satay King Prawns ($8.50), Curry Beef with rice ($6.50) and some green tea. Satay King Prawns…

Löwenbräu Schlachtplatte – a platter of German fare

We were visiting Sydney for the 75th Anniversary of the opening ofthe Sydney Harbour Bridge and stumbled upon a german restauraunt that I have wanted to visit. Our feet were sore and what better place to see the passing parade than with a stein in one hand and a fork filled with German fare in…

Metro Grill, Keira Street Wollongong

As an early birthday celebration I invited my Sister for lunch at The Metro Grill in Keira Street, Wollongong. We had read about their ‘buy one main get one free’ deal on the Rewards Club website and thought it was a great excuse to try out this new restaurant on Keira Street Wollongong, Opposite the…

chefs choice – steamed pippies in XO sauce, deep-fried tofu and pork ribs with sweet&sour sauce

On Friday March 9th I went back to Chefs Choice. It really is an amazing restaurant and the prices are the most reasonable in Wollongong. Every table receives a big thermos of green tea and most meals include free rice. Chefs ChoiceAddress: 166 Keira StreetWollongong 2500Phone: (02) 42284811Fax: (02) 42284811 Opening Hours: 10:30am- 10.00pm Mon-SunLicensed/BYO:…

Crown Thai in Globe Lane, Wollongong

Perusing the menu I chose the mixed entree. Philip selected Crying Tiger and Stan the Dear Crab Mixed Entree $6.50 Money bag, Thai fish cake, satay skewer, spring roll Dear Crab $6.50 Dear Crab – fried crabmeat with a delicious dipping sauce Crying Tiger – $6.50 You’d cry with joy if you tasted it! Strips…

Baan Krua Thai Restaurant

We decided on Banquet A for two people which included Mixed Entree (moneybags, satay sticks, curry puffs and spring rolls) followed by Penang Curry and Deep-Fried Soft-Shell Crab with a glass of wine or coffee. All at the low price of $26 each. At $26 a head it was very reasonably priced and absolutely delicious!…

chefs choice – Seafood laksa wonton soup, Chicken with chinese mushroom hotpot

One of the best restaurants in Wollongong is Chefs Choice. You cannot beat it for value. There is a large thermos of green tea on every table and unless your meal has noodles you will usually get a big bowl of free rice. There is something to please everyone here. My favuorite meal is the…

The Park restaurant

Located inside Wiseman Park Wollongong City Bowling Club is The Park restaurant. Being a local I really love it that a top class restaurant is so close by. Their chef is very friendly and will cater to those with low carb needs. I swear by his warm thai salad and the garlic prawns are amazing.…