When you are in Sydney, travelling the beautiful sights, exhilarating recreational activities, and heart-warming food, check out the booming suburb in New South Wales: Cronulla. A vibrant place by the sea, you can find beaches, parks, commercial centres, mixed with local culture and a great lifestyle in Cronulla.
Food in Cronulla is always fresh and offers the best flavours to tourists and Australians alike. Here are our top 5 restaurants which you should try!
Top 5 Restaurants in Cronulla
1. Giro Osteria
If you’re looking for a unique Cronulla gastronomical experience, then one of the restaurants on your list should include Giro Osteria. They focus on giving you superb Italian dishes cooked to perfection and a stunning view of the Cronulla beach every time. According to Trip Advisor reviews, diners find the burnt sage and butter gnocchi an ultimate delight, together with the arancini of pork belly. Paired with an apple martini, customers rave about this restaurant’s Australian take on Italian cuisine. If you are interested in working in any one of these restaurants, you should consider getting a QLD Food Safety Supervisor Certificate.
Giro Osteria is located at 31 McDonald St., Cronulla, New South Wales, 2230.
2. Albi’s Taverna
A “great, all-around dining experience”, is how Trip advisor reviews describe Albi’s Taverna Restaurant in Cronulla. One of the few places where the Chef-Owner is trained by 2-3-star Michelin Chefs in Italy to provide foodies, couples, and families with a high-rated customer experience. Chef Albi has delectable taste with over a decade of culinary skills, training and expertise that leaves tourists and locals wanting more. One of the crowd favourites is the 48-hour roasted lamb with pumpkin puree, salt and pepper scallops, and Nonna’s meatballs. The strawberry misu is a must-try for dessert because of its scrumptious strawberry tiramisu flavour.
Albi’s Taverna can be found at Shop 1-2/1 Ocean Grove Ave, Cronulla North South Wales, 2230
3. Sealevel Restaurant
An architectural masterpiece, the dining space of Sealevel Restaurant has a circular view of the sea providing customers with a unique beachside perspective regardless of where they are seated. Aside from the spectacular sights, Sealevel restaurant offers a modern take on Australian seafood dishes that are freshly sourced and perfectly cooked. Their 3-course meals are always a hit - be it for small gatherings or large groups celebrating a special occasion. Check out their Humpty Doo barramundi filet in sweet corn puree with zucchini and Sicilian green olive salad, or their famous seafood platter for sharing. An authentic Cronulla dining experience that makes an ordinary day special.
Sealevel Restaurant is at 2 Kingsway, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230.
4. Alphabet Street
A Tripadvisor customer review says that this cuisine is “fresh Thai goodness that’s yummy every time”. Alphabet Street is famous for its seascape vicinity and its authentic Asian dishes. Try the Miang betel leaf with tea smoked trout, Massaman curry lamb shank, the three flavoured crispy whole fish, and so much more. Be sure to check out their apple or espresso martini to complete the ambience with an appetising meal. As Georgia Waters from Good Food puts it: “Tradition with a nod to fun: that’s Alphabet Street.”
The Thai restaurant is located at 5/8 The Kingsway, Cronulla, New South Wales, 2230.
5. Summer Salt
If you are wondering where to find a restaurant in Cronulla that serves fresh seafood and the highest-quality meat with perfection, you are in the right place! Summer Salt Restaurant is an excellent combination of the modern and conventional approaches to Australian cuisine. Not only that, but the menu is changed quarterly to preserve their distinctive taste and flavour. Summer Salt’s popular dishes include house-made potato gnocchi, calamari in lime juice, and zucchini flowers. Pair it with their Summer Salt banana pudding with sticky cream for that East-meets-West feel. Summer Salt Restaurant is at 66 Mitchell Rd Inside Elouera Surf Life Saving Club, Cronulla New South Wales 2230.
It’s not every day you get to enjoy fabulous food and excellent service, with a mesmerising seascape by the side of your table. When you’re in Cronulla, be sure to grab a drink or two, book a table and order an entree (or a 3-course meal), and find pleasure in a delectable time that’s one for the books. You deserve it.