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Austi Beach Cafe

104 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Austinmer, Wollongong, New South Wales 2515, Australia
+61 2 4268 5680
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
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8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Austinmer, Wollongong, New South Wales 2515, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with friends for lunch on a sunny but chilly day and it was great to be still able to enjoy the beach view while inside in the warm! Our meals were delicious, from the traditional fish and chips, to chicken Kiev and gnocchi....More

Thank OpaMarnie
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Austi Beach Cafe in Austinmeer is perfect for a weekday brunch/lunch. Just the right time to eat if you've headed out from Sydney in the morning. Tables on the wide verandah have a view across to the beach, and parking out front is easy on...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Pretty disappointing to pass through on a public holiday long weekend (with plenty of ppl around) to be told "we're closed" curtly by th manager.. not sorry mate we jst closed or sorry u jst missed us. And thats the manager. It may have been...More

Thank Johnno-121
Reviewed January 28, 2018

nice cafe along the beach, due to short of shops it get really busy & expect long wait for your order, service stuff bit rude maybe due to the volume of client

Thank j0e0007
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Great little cafe for lunch. Good variety on the menu and the gelato looked pretty good too. My son enjoyed his fancy egg and bacon roll - very generous serve and my mushrooms and feta on toast was nice. Fresh juices available however my Coffee...More

Thank denycee64
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Friendly owner! Great spot for coffee, breakfast or whatever you like (it is a gelateria as well. My coffee and my muffins were fine. Wifi is working well.

Thank FranckJa
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Driving from Sydney to the South Coast via the Grand Pacific Drive, we were attracted to the lovely swirls of the ocean at Austinmer’s beach. It was then that we thought of having lunch here and decided to give this ocean-facing restaurant a try. And...More

Thank ChanIrene2014
Reviewed December 6, 2017

We went with friends for lunch and took with us a shopper docket which certainly helped with the cost, thank you. Food and service was great, and the setting is lovely, directly opposite Austinmer Beach

Thank OpaMarnie
Reviewed November 30, 2017

Stopped by on our way from Sydney to Wollongong, found here as a great place for a cup of coffee overlooking beach. Very relaxing.

Thank 3millionmiletraveler
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Get there early on weekends, very busy. Good food and service. During the week it is nice and quiet. Great beach and park opposite. Road is noisy on weekends

Thank wayne b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Austinmer, Wollongong, New South Wales 2515, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong  >  Austinmer
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4268 5680
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