Retreat Restaurant can be found at the Park Ridge Retreat on the middle floor with stunning views of the garden and park beyond. Enjoy dinner with candlelight and relaxing music. The menu is contemporary, providing authentic Australian foods with a twist. Produce is locally sourced and they also have an extensive wine list. The menu changes often but may include grilled Haloumi skewers, scallops, calamari, oysters, honey-drenched lamb rump, or twice-cooked duck. You can find them at 139 Belinda Street.
Jack’s Grill by Smith Street Foods, located in the Cronin Hotel, serves classic pub food with a few fancy dishes thrown in. The hotel has been a community icon for over 120 years and locals enjoy coming in for good food and drinks. The restaurant is located at 29 Belinda Street and has a full bar, serving beer, wine, and cocktails.
The Blue Goose Café is fairly new in Gerringong, serving all-day breakfast, salads, sandwiches, and some of the best burgers in town. They serve breakfast and lunch at their 3/25 Noble Street location. Breakfast items include bacon and egg roll, eggs Benedict, French toast, and more.
Sea Vista with its views of Werri Beach is a local’s favorite. It offers both indoor and outdoor dining and is a great place to grab a cup of coffee, a relaxing lunch, or breakfast. They offer breakfast items include a green bowl, granola bowl, Eggs Benedict, and more. Lunch items include baked barramundi, steak sandwich, lamb salad, and more. They are located at 2/1 Noble Street.
The Hill Bar and Kitchen offers casual dining with coastal views. The décor is industrial but provides you with beautiful views of Werri Beach and the surrounding farmland. They serve lunch and dinner as well as a bar menu. The food is based on Australian favorites with a twist. All food is created using locally sourced meats and produce. They also have 12 Australian beers on tap as well as a supply of international beers and ciders. Find them at 98 Fern Street.
The Perfect Break’s menu features fresh Mexican and Mediterranean dishes. Locals love their legendary aches a well as the super salad wrap and tasting platter. They have both indoor and outdoor seating. A fireplace provides a cozy feeling during cooler months in the indoor dining room. You can find them at 115 Fern Street
Zoobs Woodfired Pizza serves pizza created from family recipes handed down through generations. All pizza dough is made daily, and hand-rolled. Choose from unique toppings like chili jam, fig and chili jam, basil pesto, and more. They are located at 1/11 Blackwood Street.
Bella Char Restaurant showcases the finest ingredients from the Illawarra area, offering a contemporary menu that reflects the Southern coast of Australia. The menu changes seasonally and is developed around produce that is available each season. They serve breakfast and dinner as well as high tea. They also have Happy Hour Monday through Saturday from 4 to 6 PM. Located in the Mercure Gerringong Resort, you can find the restaurant at 1 Fern Street.