Italian Restaurants in Cronulla
Tucked a few streets down from the beach, on Surf Road is 1908. An exceptional space from the outside appears as a greenhouse, while inside seems to be an industrial mill. Seafood rules here as 'flavours of the ocean' help curate an extensive modern Australian menu.
1/15 Surf Rd Cronulla 2230
Italian-born chef, Albi Cuni has used all his experience from training in Michelin-starred restaurants to make a real taste of Italy. Before he worked at Quay in the central business district, before masterminding his dishes like the four cheese and truffle ravioli to make Albi's Taverna a local favourite since 2017.
1-2/1 Ocean Grove Ave Cronulla 2230
Do you want an Italian meal to match the season's ocean view? If yes, Gino Osteria more than fits the bill. Ecuadorian chef, Ruben Martinez develops seasonal experiences paired with only the finest Italian wines. Fine dishes such as seawater snappers and beef carpaccio have been featured in the past.
3/1 McDonald St Cronulla 2230
Much like the name suggests, Little Italy offers authentic food from a beautiful country, as head chef and owner Antonio Di Santo moved to Australia in 1993. The exposed brick and rich wood tables give off the aura of Italian charm, whereas the wood-fired pizza takes your tastebuds direct to Naples.
99 Gerrale St Cronulla 2230
Named after an archaic Italian monarch, Queen Margherita is all about the Neapolitan tradition. They follow strict rules on cooking with exact specifications on temperature and cooking duration. The menu strays very little from what a Naples pizzeria would serve, but surprisingly has three vegan-friendly options.
9/2-8 Surf Rd Cronulla 2230
A New Italy? That's exactly what the Salt Meats Cheese brand offer. Dripping pizzas are commonplace, especially on Mondays as you can eat-all-you like for $25. Or indeed, you can forge your own Italy in the kitchen with one of the Italian cooking classes regularly held at the restaurant.
shop1/66-70 Cronulla St Cronulla 2230
Simplicity is championed at Wheat and Barrel, with a focus on creating memories with 'good food'. Italian home recipes come to life with freshly made pasta and vintage wines to match. Whatever mood you're in there's surely a pasta to match with gnocchi, carbonara and 'ravioli of the day' options available.
2/59-65 Gerrale St Cronulla 2230