The Illawarra Brewery is located down by Wollongong's beautiful south beach. It is the first brewery in the Illawarra and makes beers that are chemical and preservative free. The food is contemporary Australian with a selection of bar food and tapas plates to share, as well as outdoor barbecues. ...read more
Popped in here for Sunday lunch. The steak was delicious - tender meat and perfectly cooked. The soft shell crab burger was interesting but could have been better. The slaw was served in the bun which made it soggy, also needed a salad served with it as there was not enough veg in this meal. Overall the food and atmosphere was OK, the food took longerread more
Firstly although not a local I have previously been to the brewwery and loved it. Sadly things seem to have changed. Got there are got some drinks with quick friendly service and beers were all good. It went downhill when we went to order food. From not having enough menus to take back to our table to being short of the little buzzer things that tell you youread more
The five islands brewing company was truly a great experience where i was able to sit down and observe the Illawarra's beautiful coast while enjoying a beautiful steak and one of there refreshing and delightful beers. The beers at the brewery where a very new experience because they gave no hangover effects whatsoever and i heard they were lowread more
On busy nights it is quite hard to find a seat and the brewed beer isn't very nice. One of my male companions likened it to the taste of meat. The food is upmarket bistro style, if that's even a style because there is nothing upmarket about bistro style. The only stand out at this venue is the view and you'll pay for it.