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Jose Jones Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, International,
222-226 Lawrence Hargrave Dr | Thirroul, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
+61 2 4268 5406
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“buddha bowl” (10 reviews)
“sliders” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
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Bar, International, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
222-226 Lawrence Hargrave Dr | Thirroul, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in twice while on holiday on the South Coast, first time we went in in they quickly found us a seat and while we only planned on drinks the chicken curry nachos looked so good that we ordered them too. They were huge and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Martin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After almost 2 weeks with various kinds of fried food on the road in southern Australia, we finally got some decent food, or actually better than that: fantastically good meals!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ztiv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant long lunch on a sunny Saturday. Food was sensational in particular the polenta. Service was constant but unobtrusive. Beers were high quality. Arrived at 1 and left at 6. That tells the story!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Z7376QVpeterm
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Friendly staff, extensive menu and good selection of drinks, food arriv d hot and was well presented.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RobShirl
Reviewed 12 December 2018

A range of good Australian food, much better than a meatpie or fish and chips, and a strangely good ambiance given it is the front of a motel on a highway.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cole H
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Had a family catch up for Christmas , had budha bowl salad with omelette that was delicious , other mains of equal quality . Everyone rated the food and service highly. Unfortunately we were there on a sunny Sunday morning for lunch and the traffic...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gary C
Reviewed 24 November 2018

when this restaurant first opened my thoughts were, "can't see this place doing well." how wrong I was! The food is sensational, the staff extremely efficient and friendly. My favourite is the Budda bowl with seaweed.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank betr0ss
Reviewed 20 November 2018

My friend and I made reservations for a mid-week dinner and enjoyed excellent food, cocktails where the service was outstanding. A happy, helpful team provided delicious dishes and wonderful cocktails. We will definitely return. Make sure you book ahead to avoid disappointment!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank toniw19
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

My friend and I were going for a beer, but then we saw the specials on the menu. We could not resist the sound of a barramundi with sauteed veggies. Jamian made our day with this delicious meal! It’s a lovely restaurant with a good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DayTrip55197178599
Reviewed 18 November 2018

My go-to restaurant in Thirroul. The great food is complimented by the service, staff are always very attentive and friendly. Jamien does a great job both in the kitchen and out with customers. Can't wait to go back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Capital2800
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222-226 Lawrence Hargrave Dr | Thirroul, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Thirroul
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4268 5406
  • E-mail
At Jose Jones Restaurant & Bar in Thirroul - NSW, our emphasis is on providing fresh, locally sourced, exquisite food, and an atmosphere to relax within. We offer a bold range of exquisite cocktails, and a mouth-watering array of locally brewed beers and craft ales. Come and discover the relaxed, beach-side atmosphere of Jose Jones, situated in the heart of the coastal town of Thirroul. We are only 1 hour from Sydney CBD, and only 15 minutes from the city of Wollongong, NSW.
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