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Jose Jones Restaurant & Bar

RR - RRR, International,
222 Lawrence Hargrave Dr | Thirroul Beach Motel, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
+61 2 4268 5406
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“buddha bowl” (9 reviews)
“sliders” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
Bar, International, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
222 Lawrence Hargrave Dr | Thirroul Beach Motel, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

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

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank betr0ss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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!

Thank toniw19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank DayTrip55197178599
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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!

Thank Capital2800
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

There were quite a few reviews that criticized the service. May be they have taken this on as the service couldn't be faulted. We had at least 3 people looking after us at times. We had a selection of tapas. May bw a bit pricey...More

Thank James188113
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I often visit Jose Jones and it does have a really good atmosphere and is a lovely place to sit outside on a Sunny afternoon. The eclectic decor outside is really appealing. However if you sit inside it lacks atmosphere and is actually quite ordinary....More

Thank 15kimg
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

My partner and I love this venue. Amazing food, friendly and attentive service, great live music on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons. Do yourself a favour and go.

Thank AnneM116
Reviewed 13 October 2018

A bit of a groovy kind of joint. A great cocktail bar with boutique beers on tap and a restaurant that serves very good meals. They have entertainment on the weekends. I highly recommend a visit here whether you are passing through or not.

Thank jvtec
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This was our fourth visit to Jose Jones. The food is fab - we particularly like the tapas. Great menu with great beer, wine and cocktail options in a really relaxed atmosphere. It's a "go to" for us now when meeting friends. Highly recommend.

Thank Sara G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Lawrence Hargrave Dr | Thirroul Beach Motel, 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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