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Centro CBD

28 Stewart St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4225 3556
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“risotto” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28 Stewart St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

A group of us went to Centro for an Ian Moss night. My wife asked for the vegetarian option (it was a set menu night for the function). We have never seen such a pathetic attempt at a 'vegie stack'. One small 7cm eggplant, with...More

Thank Aus_Harry
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant. Always traditional Italian food of excellent quality and service to match. You can't go wrong eating here.

Thank David A
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. The soft shell crabs are too die for. The only problem my wife and I had was trying to decide what to order. Definitely going back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went to Centro for dinner after a show at IPAC - very convenient and have been meaning to try this restaurant for some time. Staff were very friendly and welcoming and did not rush us even as we were the last in the restaurant after...More

Thank BAE199
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Rang ahead to make a booking and to start things off they mucked that up completely and were very rude about it as if it was a real imposition even though the restaurant was almost empty (I am not surprised). Very poor service throughout the...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Beautiful meal, more on the pricier side, but you get that as it is one of the fancier restaurants in Wollongong

Thank aaronaus6
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I always enjoyed eating here until they changed the chicken meal But chicken macadamia is back and well liked by my better half I enjoyed the penne salmon and prawns Will be back

Thank John v
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Italian restaurants in wollongong. Good service great food. Started with antipasta and arancini then gnocchi (semolina and another if chestnut) and penne ragu all beautiful good wine list to help it all come together. Definitely a favorite. Leanne &...More

Thank Paul_Leanne_M1
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We will not return to this restaurant after being seated at a noisy table in a doorway, one order was missed coming 10 minutes after the rest and one meal was cold. The final straw was finding a large bone in the duck lasagne. When...More

Thank Lesley2515
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I have spent some time reading other reviews of this restaurant and my experience does not seem to match. I rarely write poor reviews however I have eaten a lot of Italian food and judging on what I had in my opinion, not only was...More

Thank Travelbug18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Stewart St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4225 3556
  • E-mail
Centro CBD has been serving Italian cuisine in Wollongong for more than 3 decades. Experience sensational flavours that are inspired from our Italian heritage and indulge the palate with both classic and modern dishes that range from various regions of Italy.House made Gnocchi, rich ragùs, fresh seafood and varied meat and game dishes beautifully craftedThe restaurant has a modern feel with a stunning backdrop of Venice, a bar typical of Italy where you can enjoy a pre dinner aperitif or cocktail and an olive grove courtyard for the Italian tradition of “alfresco” dining.To compliment and enhance the flavours of our cuisine we have carefully chosen a variety of Italian and Australian Wines for you to select from.
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