The 10 Best Breakfasts in Wollongong | Visit Wollongong


Diggies Cafe

It’s time to start your day right with the best breakfasts in Wollongong. Boasting a vibrant breakfast scene in the city or next to the ocean, your day will be a little brighter. Whether your a  coffee connoisseur, a pancake lover, health-focused or simply craving a classic big brekky, there’s something for everyone in this coastal city. In no particular order, here are the 10 best breakfasts in Wollongong:

1. Diggies

Begin your day with a breath-taking view of North Wollongong Beach at Diggies. This beachside gem is renowned for its fresh juices, excellent coffee, and mouth-watering buttermilk pancakes that are bound to put a smile on your face.

2. Lee and Me

For those in the heart of the city, Lee and Me is the go-to spot for a superb breakfast experience. Located in an old terrace building, with the perfect morning sun under the  trees. Serving up freshly baked goods to delicious chilli eggs and mouth-watering bagels. Oh, and you can’t leave without tasting their speciality coffee.

3. Headlands Austinmer Beach

A stunning oceanfront venue located in Austinmer, along the northern suburbs of Wollongong. You’ll find a range of delicious brekky options including corn fritters, healthy green bowl or the breakfast grill.

4. Longboard Cafe

Surf’s up! Longboard Cafe is the place to be if you’re looking for a beachy breakfast vibe. Enjoy a hearty breakfast and a delightful ocean view at this coastal hotspot. Lots of vegan and vegetarian options. Don’t forget to bring your furry friend with you for their fresh doggie biscuits!


5. Levendi Wollongong Harbour

Offering a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, and a classic brekky menu with plenty of smoothie options. Enjoy your morning coffee and take in the views or walk along the Blue Mile.


6. Palisade Kitchen & Bar

Find a seat next to the window and enjoy the stunning views over North Wollongong beach. With a menu that focuses on fresh and locally sourced ingredients. 


7. The Coffee Club

A popular chain, The Coffee Club is a reliable choice for a quick and tasty breakfast. Their menu includes classics like fritters, fluffy pancakes and their famous eggs benny.

8. Uncle Earl’s

Conveniently in the heart of the CBD, brewing delicious coffee. You can’t go past one of their mouth-watering toasties or sambos. Plus, their extensive menu of iced drinks like the iced Biscoff latte.

9. Altitude 1148

Located at the Southern Gateway Centre, with incredible views from the top of the escarpment at Bulli Tops. You must try one of their big breakfasts or delicious waffles. 

10. His Boy Elroy

A must-visit in Wollongong’s city center, His Boy Elroy offers a unique breakfast experience with a modern twist. With their loaded egg muffins, breaky burgers, pancakes and waffles,  you are spoilt for choice.

Check out our list of lunch spots or more food & drink ideas.