EAT! Dog friendly eateries in Illawarra and Shoalhaven


There's no need to leave your best mate back at your home/accommodation. Many of Illawarra's and Shoalhaven's top cafes, restaurants, pubs and bars are happy to welcome your four-legged friend. 



The Hungry Monkey Berry has been making its mark on the historic South Coast township since its opening in 2019. 

Offering a lively yet wholesome menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner The Hungry Monkey ensures there is something to suit all tastes. Speciality White Horse coffee is brewed in house, as well Young Henrys available on-tap and an extensive range of cocktails to compliment any meal.

Dishes hand-crafted from locally sourced ingredients and an array of boutique burgers will leave your senses racing and your appetite satisfied. Gluten Free options available.

With plenty of seating outside there is ample space for you and your doggos to sit, eat and enjoy.
Visit Hungry Monkey website for more information

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Conveniently located on the main road of Kiama, Terralong street, Saltwater Kiama specialises in rockin fish and chips, gourmet burgers, schnitzels, salads, breakfast and great coffee!

Start your day with delight, join a tasteful break in the afternoon, or make it yours outside with takeaways and dog friendly seating.

View the delicious menu: Saltwater Kiama

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Nestled on the untouched shores of Jervis Bay, the Huskisson Hotel, affectionately known as the ‘Husky Pub’, is more than just a hotel.

From casual mid-week lunches to vibrant Saturday afternoons with friends, and from innovative cocktails to the coldest beers, they've got it all.

With a dedicated outdoor pavilion area, dogs are welcome making it a convenient place for groups and your furry friends!

Find out more at Huskisson Hotel 

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Photo left to right: Shoalhaven tourism & Huskisson hotel


The Garden is a cafe located in the centre of the beautiful historic town in Berry, NSW. 

With delightful indoor dining spaces and a large, all-weather dog-friendly garden courtyard, we are the ideal meeting place for locals and visitors alike.

We are open 7 days a week offering breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes. Fully licensed, they also offer a range of wines, beers, spirits and cocktails and you are welcome to join them for just a drink and soak up the sun on our outdoor lounges.

Find out more or make a booking: The Garden Berry

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