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Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach

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2-14 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4226 3555
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2-14 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a lazy Sunday morning breakfast! Views are great over looking the beach Huge variety of delicious food that was constantly refilled and the area kept clean Barista coffee was spot on. Our waitress Angela was fantastic - when she found out it...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place: One of the best view for Breakfast. Sun rising at the horizon. It is located at Novotel North Beach where we are staying. People: Very courteous and steadfast in clearing the tables so it can accommodate more people. Food: It has a big breakfast...More

Thank Henry E
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Henry E, Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our breakfast offerings and found our staff so friendly whilst still efficient. We must agree that we have a great location opposite North Wollongong Beach. We do our best to provide...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being an Accor members we have eaten here many times but last night was the worst yet. Being a Novotel branded restaurant you expect a certain standard. I'm not fussy but when they are charging $85 a head for the Buffet I do want the...More

Thank chickabar
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear chickabar, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback regarding your Good Friday buffet dinner. It is disappointing to hear that your expectations were not met on this occasion and I would like to sincerely apologise. We strive to provide...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous breakfast Novotel at Northbeach has to offer. There are the cereals, the cold servings of fruit and meats, cheeses etc. There is the absolutely everything hot one would want in a full breakfast. Drinks galore, tea coffee juices etc. A little bit...More

Thank aldavril
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear aldavril, We value your patronage as an Accor Plus Member and appreciate your feedback about our breakfast offerings. We are so pleased you choose to dine with us on a regular basis and look forward to serving you up your next breakfast buffet. Kind...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

We attended with our kids for the Friday night seafood buffet. The seafood was plentiful with lots of variety and was very fresh and tasty. There were plenty of non seafood dishes as well that were also fresh, nicely cooked and had plenty of flavour....More

Thank Paul M
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Dear Paul M, How wonderful it is to hear that you and your family chose our restaurant for your Friday night dinner venue! There is definitely no shortage of options when it comes to the buffet and we are so pleased you made the most...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the Novotel for a week and had brekkies here. Included in the room rate so unsure of the walk up price however looked forward every morning in putting on the nose bag!

Thank Peter L
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Peter L, We are so pleased you enjoyed our breakfast spread and that there was enough variety for you to enjoy all week. Our restaurant is open every day of the year and walk-ins are very welcome. Kind regards, Alana Quirke Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 12 February 2018

Amazing view across North beach and lots of variety to choose from. 'REAL' coffee available at no extra charge

Thank nimsaynoel
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Dear nimsaynoel, We are so pleased you enjoyed our buffet breakfast spread and were able to get your espresso coffee fix at the same time! Kind regards, Alana Quirke Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We have stayed at the Novotel Wollongong numerous times and on most occasions dined at Windjammers.Being in the Novotel complex is also a bonus . The seafood buffet has an enormous selection of not only seafood but fresh salads ,cold meats,soups,hot food and delicious desserts....More

Thank Lissa_lou75
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Lissa_lou75, Thank you so much for your patronage! We are so pleased to hear that you often stay and dine in-house and that you enjoy our buffet options for both dinner and breakfast. How great is it to have the chef cook up your...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Ate here daily. Food is tasty and a decent selection. Juice station is great. Nothing beats freshly made apple and carrot juice. The supervisor Ari is reason enough to keep going back. She was so attentive and looked after us every day. Thanks Ari and...More

Thank James S
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Dear James S, We are so pleased you enjoyed our breakfast buffet and were looked after so well by Ari. We hope to serve you again soon. Kind regards, Alana Quirke Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 29 January 2018

Seafood galour - fresh Bugs, salmon, crab & prawns. Lovely selection of salads and pasta dishes. Buffet constantly replenished. Great service from Michelle, Nicholas and Ross for lunch and a lovely asian lady for dinner.More

Thank Got2try
NovotelWollongong, Manager at Windjammers Restaurant @ Novotel Northbeach, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Dear Got2try, We are pleased you had such an enjoyable dining experience. The seafood buffet is definitely a treat! Our chefs strive to provide an extensive selection of delicious dishes for our diners and we are so glad this was your experience. Kind regards, Alana...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:30 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 am - 10:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-14 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4226 3555
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  • This restaurant is at Novotel Wollongong Northbeach
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