Your Guide to Lunch and Dinner Specials From Local Restaurants in and Around Wollongong

Find the best restaurant lunch and dinner deals in Wollongong and the Illawarra.

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Outsource lunch or dinner and enjoy these bargain dining deals.

Burrito Bar – Globe Lane, Wollongong

Burrito Bar $2.50 Taco Mondays (with any drink purchase). $9.95 lunch deal Monday-Friday includes reg. Burrito, fries and drink. Wednesday 50c Wings (with any drink purchase). Everyday happy hour for the adults 4pm-6pm $5 selected beers, $9 selected cocktails. Hola!

Manjits Family Dinner Pack – Corrimal & Wollongong

Manjit’s special Family Dinner pack. Now available (during Dinner Time Only Sunday – Thursday) $50.00 $26.99
1 x Entree, 2 x Curry (option Normal: 1 Non-veg and 1 Veg Curry, and Veg. option: Both Veg Curries), 2 x Plain Steamed Rice, and 2 x Plain Nan. (Set menu; entree and curries will change every day).

The Bavarian, Wollongong

Bookings accepted for The Bavarian:

MONDAY: $15 Chicken Burger, Fries & 300mL beer!

TUESDAY: 2-for-1 Schnitzels! Buy one, get one FREE!

WEDNESDAY: All-You-Can-MEAT! ($35pp)

SUNDAY: Kids Eat FREE! 👪 11am – 4pm.

Towradgi Beach Hotel

Visit Towradgi Beach Hotel Monday and grab a whole Rotisserie Chicken with three sides, $25, from 5 pm. T&C applies. Or, Tuesday get Chicken Schnitzel with Chips, Salad, and your choice of sauce, $12, from 5 pm. T&C applies.

North Gong Hotel – North Wollongong

North Gong Hotel, $7.50 Schnitzels every Wednesday. T&C applies.

GRILL’D Burgers – Wollongong

Grill’d Burgers Meat Free Monday!, 2-4-1 Vegan Burgers on Monday when you join the Relish Club. T&C applies.

KITCHEN ON CHARLOTTE – Collegians Wollongong

KITCHEN ON CHARLOTTE at Collegians Wollongong have $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non-Member Specials Available Monday – Friday, Lunch Specials.
Monday Lunch Special – Chicken Schnitzel, Chips, and Salad.
Tuesday Lunch Special – Beef Lasagna, Chips and Salad
Wednesday Lunch Special – Sirloin Steak, Chips and Salad
Thursday Lunch Special – Chicken Parmigiana, Chips and Salad
Friday Lunch Special – Battered Fish, Calamari Rings, Chips, and Salad

1TWO6DINER – Collegians Balgownie

1TWO6DINER at Collegians Balgownie have $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non Member Specials Available Monday – Friday, Lunch Specials.
Monday Lunch Special – $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non Member Chicken Schnitzel, Chips and Salad.
Tuesday Lunch Special – $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non-Member Beef Lasagna, Chips and Salad
Tuesday Dinner Special – $16.90 Members | $21.90 Non-Members every Thursday Night. Your choice of a 300g Black Angus Sirloin or Scotch Fillet, served with chips & salad. Complete with a complimentary glass of house wine.
Wednesday Lunch Special – $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non-Member Sirloin Steak, Chips and Salad
Thursday Lunch Special – $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non-Member Chicken Parmigiana, Chips and Salad
Friday Lunch Special – $7.90 Member / $9.90 Non-Member Battered Fish, Calamari Rings, Chips and Salad

Amigos Mexican Restaurant

Amigos in Wollongong host Taco Tuesday – $3.50 Grungo Tacos, $5 Casa Tacos, $8 Margs (Casa or Strawberry), $3 Tequila Shots, $3 Tecates. Wing Wednesday (based on availability) – 60 cent Wings, 10, 20 or 30 wings, in four flavours, Franks hot sauce, chipotle, BBQ and Plain. Choose your dipping sauce, blue cheese, chipotle cream, ranch or coriander cream.

Jaffa at Corrimal RSL

Jaffa at Corrimal RSL have lunch specials available on Weekdays, 10 am – 3 pm, $10 each
House-made quiche with chips and salad, house-made pie with chips, toasted Focaccia (3 fillings) with chips, fish bites and chips, Chicken Schnitzel with chips and gravy, coffee and a toasted sandwich (2 fillings), or coffee and cake $6.

The Fraternity Fairy Meadow

Lunch Specials are available at The Fraternity in Fairy Meadow for $9.90 All served with a bread roll & homemade dessert *Members Only
MONDAY Lunch Special Roast of the Day. w/ vegetables.
TUESDAY Lunch Special Chicken Parmigiana. w/ chips & salad.
WEDNESDAY Lunch Special Mystery Meal Wednesdays.
THURSDAY Lunch Special Chicken Schnitzel. w/ mash & salad.
FRIDAY Lunch Special Fish & Chips. w/ salad.

Il Porcellino Balgownie

Head on up to Il Porcellino in Balgownie for Dinner specials from 4 pm Monday – Wednesday.
Monday Dinner Special from 4 pm – Grab a pizza plus pasta for $20 every Monday night.
Tuesday Dinner Special from 4 pm – Schnitzel special, chicken or veal $20, parmigiana $22, with chips and salad.
Wednesday Dinner Special from 4 pm – Scotch Fillet Steak $20, T-Bone Stead $25, with child and salad

Wollongong City Diggers

Lunch and Dinner Bistro Specials every day at Wollongong City Diggers. Crispy Pork Belly, Pan Seared Barramundi, Rissoles, Panko Crumbed Schnitzel or Pank Crumbed Prawn Cutlets. All with sides for $15 each.

Rashays North Wollongong

Rashays in North Wollongong have lunch Specials are available Monday-Friday until 4.30 pm. Excludes public holidays including Schnitty & Chips, Bolognese, Garlic Chicken Pita, Beef Burger, Fish & Chips, Crispy Chicken Pita, Tenders & Chips, Creamy Mushroom Fettuccine, all $15 each.

Chimichangas Bulli

Drop into Chimichangas in Bulli for Wednesday Take Away Fiesta, 2 x Tex Mex Plates + 1 x Corn Chips and Dip for $40 – Take away only. Or, visit on Thursdays for the Thursday Tacos $4 each in Beef, Chicken Pork or Frijole.

The Cabbage Tree Hotel, Fairy Meadow

The Patchoffers some brilliant weeknight dinner specials. Tuesday half-rack of ribs with fries $11, Wednesday 50c wings, Thursday Snitty specials start from $8 🙂

Headlands Hotel Weekday Dinner Specials

Enjoy weekday specials at the Headlands Hotel in Austinmer, not available on Public Holidays:
Monday – Chicken Snitzel with Chips and Salad $12
Tuesday – Any Burger with Chips $12
Wednesday – Steak and Drink with Chips and Salad $20
Thursday – Tacos of the Day $15
Friday – Pizza of the Day $15

Five Islands Hotel – Cringila

Enjoy weekday $15 Lunch specials at the Five Islands Hotel, not available on Public Holidays: Plus
Sunday – Pizza $12
Tuesday – Buy one main get the lesser value main free
Wednesday – Loaded Shnitty $15

Thursday – 1 Kilo Ribs N WIngs (500g of each) $22


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