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Alexandra Gibson4 years ago

Try these four dining delights in the heart of the city

Sometimes the best thing to do after a big day at work is head to a restaurant with quality food and great drinks. Whether you're into fine dining or Mexican, Wollongong has a restaurant to suit every appetite on any budget. If you don't fancy holding out until Friday before spoiling yourself with sensational food and beverages, we have located four fantastic restaurants that you can visit after work during the week. So make arrangements with your colleagues and beeline to these four these restaurants when the clock hits 5pm. Start the week off enjoying great Wollongong dining with your work buddies outside of the office.



Fine dining, Caveau Restaurant - Wollongong
Fine dining, Caveau Restaurant – Wollongong

The Caveau restaurant is more than just a place where you go to order great meals. With a string of awards for their culinary delights, if you haven’t already reserved a table here then you’re definitely missing out. Specialising in modern French cuisine you can see the attention to detail in everything from the interior decor down to the food on your plate. Every meal is individually crafted to perfection in the kitchen before being brought out to your table by a courteous waiter. Their degustation menu is among the most popular selection for smaller groups who are looking for an intimate and exciting dining experience. This restaurant is also a great place to celebrate an anniversary or special occasion, so be sure to make a reservation well in advance.
Where: 122/124 Keira Street, Wollongong NSW 2500

Gourmet Casual Dining

My Pantry

Tuck into a burger, My Pantry - Wollongong
Tuck into a burger, My Pantry – Wollongong

Sometimes when you decide to eat out, all you really want is some wholesome food which is fast and tasty. Dressing up to go out to fancy restaurant can be tedious, so if you’re looking for great food without putting a tuxedo on then head to My Pantry. The atmosphere at My Pantry is laid-back with the friendly team saying hello as soon as you walk in the door. Their signature Wagyu cheeseburger with American style onion rings is a meal that simply can’t be missed. Don’t feel obliged to use a knife and fork as you wrestle this mammoth of a burger. Once you’ve stepped into My Pantry, you will realise why the locals flock here during the week.
Where: 5/16 Cliff Road, North Wollongong NSW 2500

Seafood and Steak

MuBlu Grill

Enjoy your steak, MuBlu Grill - Wollongong
Enjoy your steak, MuBlu Grill – Wollongong

The MuBlu Grill, located in the Collegians Rugby League Football Club is where you can find the freshest seafood and steak in the area. For those on the hunt for the most succulent steak known to mankind you have come to the right restaurant. With different meals incorporating meat, you can choose how you want your steak cooked and avoid being disappointed. Unlike other restaurants, the MuBlu Grill offers up quality and quantity with its unforgettable dishes that are well worth the drive. Find yourself cutting into Wagyu rump from the Darling Downs or Cape Grim Eye Fillet from King Island which has been sourced just for your eating experience in Wollongong.
Where: 3A Charlotte Street, Wollongong NSW 2500


Amigos Mexican Restaurant

Viva La Tacos, Amigos Mexican Restaurant - Wollongong
Viva La Tacos, Amigos Mexican Restaurant – Wollongong

Who doesn’t love Mexican? It can be hard trying to find a favourite Mexican restaurant to be a staple in your diet. Amigos Mexican Restaurant promises delicious food surrounded by bright colours, laughter and the cheering of drinks. Considered to be the most popular Mexican restaurant in Wollongong, you will be surprised to discover that even your fussiest friends would be happier with their fantastic menu. If you and your friends love nothing more than to drink a few cocktails, order a Pacific Blue which has tequila, coconut, pineapple and blue curacao for one hell of a night.
Where: 116 Keiran Street, Wollongong NSW 2500

Where do you like to dine after work in Wollongong?