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Wine and Cheese Plate

Very nice wine bar to meet and greet friends. The wine and cheese platter were excellent. Would... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Sharon H
Harden-Murrumburrah, Australia
Excellent wine bar

Stopped by to catch up with friends after work on a Friday and the atmosphere and vibe of this... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Brad H
Wollongong, Australia
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88 Kembla St | Shop 2, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4225 8053
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With time to kill before a show at Wollongong Town Hall we were directed to the The Throsby by theatre staff. We had 40 minutes to kill and figured that would be enough for a drink (or two) and a light snack. The place looked...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Very nice wine bar to meet and greet friends. The wine and cheese platter were excellent. Would recommend to any one!

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Stopped by to catch up with friends after work on a Friday and the atmosphere and vibe of this place was great. The wine selection and service was 1st class and although we didn't try any of the food, the cheese plates did look good,...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

good for after work drinks or pre theatre. Small food dishes-reasonably expensive but pleasant atmosphere

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

This intimate bar was packed to the rafters when I visited prior to a concert at WIN stadium. The staff managed to attend to all the tables regular & promptly. The drinks menu was adequate and nibble platters were very nice. Unfortunately the atmosphere of...More

Thank Sheryl W
maddisonsullivan, Owner at The Throsby, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi Sheryl, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our little bar. With the dry weather we've had the past few months & gas heaters running most days our little garden was looking a little sad and sorry but I'm happy to...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Love this place on a weeknight! Great cheese, interesting wine list- just right for pre-theatre drinks and nibbles.

Thank Allison L
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Called in for a nightcap and cheese platter. Enjoyed it all. The platter was great. Red wine listing maybe a little bit lacking. But we enjoyed the vibe and will certainly return.

Thank aldavril
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Very impressed with the Throsby, classy, quiet, sophisticated and perfect for wines with the girls or a cheeky drink before dinner. Very syd and great if you're not into the loud, young bar scene. Highly recommend you indulge in a cheese platter - varied selection...More

Thank Rayna1980
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere with delicious cheese selection and some classic wine. I could easily spend every Sunday afternoon here sitting in the courtyard sipping wine enjoying great company. The staff are friendly and knowledgable and the wine menu changes so there is always something new.

Thank ahnieb
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great wines and fabulous cheese selection in a town where it's hard to get interesting cheese! Always friendly and not too crowded.

Thank Helen F
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