Only one hour north-west of Sydney sits the most perfect collection of towns. The region has 17 small towns and villages with more than 70 percent of the area being National Park.
The Hawkesbury is full of history and heritage, and as such is an ideal place to visit for those who have an interest in the early days of Australia.
Nestled on the edge of the Wollemi and Blue Mountains National Parks The Hawkesbury invites you to explore the countless bushwalking, camping, canoeing, and swimming activities, as well as the most gorgeous picnic and BBQ spots.
These are listed in alphabetical order.
Aldo’s Pizza Restaurant Richmond
Homestyle Italian cuisine served in an easy going trattoria with tiled floors and outdoor seating.
Address: 2/296 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 1525 Hours: Open daily 5–10pm
Bistro Smiles @ Richmond Golf Club
Fresh produce used to create delicious dishes whatever your dietary requirements.
Address: 34 Bourke St Richmond NSW 2753
Phone: 02 4578 1739 Hours: Every day 12noon-2pm; 5.30-8.30pm
Black Duck Espresso
Sandwiches, salads & sweets mostly made on site with coffee & juices.
Address: 2/285 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:0407 141 771 Hours: Mon-Fri 6.30am-3pm Sat 6am-1pm Sun 7am-1pm
Ciccio Bello Café
All day breakfasts and meat, fish, fowl & vegetarian Paleo Meals that are gluten and dairy free.
Address: 1/10 W Market St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:0420 572 826 Hours: Open Mon-Sun 8am–5pm
Chutney Café @ Richmond Mall
Providing quality homemade delights including burgers, quiches, slices & cakes.
Address: 271 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5888 Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5.30pm Sat 8am-2.30pm
Coffee, cakes, slices, salads & bakes all freshly made from local ingredients.
Address: 334 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 3660 Hours: Mon-Fri 7.30am-6pm Sat 7am-3pm
Delishus Tapas Bar
Laid-back, buzzy place for Spanish small plates, with fireplaces, wood tones and a beer garden.
Address: 122 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 6999 Hours: Tues-Thurs 12–2:30pm, 6–9:30pm Fri 12–2:30pm, 6–10:30pm Sat 12 noon-11pm Sun 11.30am-4pm
East Court Restaurant Richmond
Classic Chinese dishes served in a spacious dining room in a traditional setting.
Address: 1st/144-148 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5050 Hours: Mon-Wed 12-2.30pm 5-9.30pm Thurs 12-2.30pm 5-10pm Fri – Sun 12–2:30pm, 5–11pm
Embers Wood Fired Pizza
Fully licensed wood fired pizza, pasta & gelato with some a la carte dishes using local ingredients.
Address: 332 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5028 Hours: Tues – Sun 5–9:59pm
Jamaica Blue UWS Hawkesbury Richmond
Signature coffee blends, plus diverse brekkies, light lunches & sweets, in a laid-back atmosphere.
K4 in Stable Square, UWS Hawkesbury Campus
Phone: (02) 4578 4500 Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-3.30pm
Jesters Bistro at the Richmond Inn
Good bistro pub food at reasonable prices, Sunday roasts a speciality
Address: 90 March St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone: (02) 4578 1044 Hours: Lunch & Dinner 7 days per week
Burgers, pizzas, toasties & wraps to eat in or takeaway
Address: 3/137-139 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5515 Hours: Open Sun-Thurs 11am–10pm Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
Kasalong Thai Restaurant
Authentic Thai food provided at family-oriented prices
Address: 173A Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 8223 Hours: Open Mon-Fri 11am–9pm Sat-Sun 5-9pm
Homecooked pies, pizzas, bakes & salads for breakfast and lunch with speciality teas available.
Address: 304 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753, tucked away in an arcade
Phone:(02) 4578 8875 Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-3pm
KFC Richmond South
Fast-food chain known for its buckets of fried chicken, plus wings & sides.
Address: March St & Bosworth Street, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 1480 Hours: Open Sun-Thurs10:30am–10pm Fri-Sat 10.30am-11pm
Classic, long-running fast-food chain known for its burgers, fries & shakes.
Address: Cnr March & East Market Streets, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5145 Hours: Open 24 hours
Macquarie Pizza Place
Pizza and ribs served authentically in small Italian-themed restaurant
Address: 144 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 3686 Hours: Sun to Thurs 5-11pm, Fri & Sat 5-12pm
Richmond Marketplace Food Hall & Cafes
Address: 78 March Street, Richmond NSW 2753 Phone: 4588 6722 centre office
Hours: Mon-Wed 9am-5.30pm; Thurs 9am-9pm; Fri 9am-9.30pm; Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 10am-4pm
Includes the following eating places: Subway (sandwiches & salads), Ala Sultan (Turkish), Cobb & Co (roast meats & veges), D’Café (modern Australian cuisine), Sushi Hub (seafood), Michel’s Patisserie (baked goods), & Wonder Sushi (seafood)
Web: http://www.richmondmarketplace.com.au/services/food/ shows the contact for each place
Music Store with café serving pies, pastries, cakes & slices, with chocolate foods a speciality
Address: 161 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 1251
Richmond Star Kebab
Turkish Restaurant with authentic seating & decor
Address: 3/148 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5544
Delicious Thai food served at prices families can afford
Address: 16 E Market St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5521 Hours: Open 12–2:30pm, 5–9:30pm
Royal Family Hotel Bistro
Good quality food at a reasonable price
Address: 163 Windsor Street Richmond NSW 2753
Phone: 02 4578 1011 Hours: Sun-Fri 11.30am-3pm; 5.30-9pm; Sat11.30am-9pm
The Richmond Club – Star Buffet & Crafty Brew Café
Address: 6 East Market Street Richmond 2753
Buffet – Roast meats, salads & vegetables in self-serve style
Hours: Mon-Fri 11.30am-2pm; Sat-Sun 11.30am-2.30pm; Sun-Thurs 5.30-9pm; Fri 5.30-9.30pm; Sat 5.30-10pm Phone: 02 4578 1542 or ring the Club on 02 4578 1144
Web: http://www.richmondclub.com.au/Dining-Bars/Star-Buffet for prices
Crafty Brew – café style meals Hours: 9am-9pm everyday
Phone the Club on 02 4578 1144 for more information.
Courtesy bus available 5pm-3.30am (28 seater). Phone Club number to arrange group pickups.
Stock Bar & Grill
Char grill, seafood & pasta dishes with entrees & desserts served in hardwood or wet styles.
Address: 1/78 March St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 7640 Hours: Open 9am–10:30pm
Quality Indian food served in a la carte style
Address: 24 E Market St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 7788 Hours: Open 5–10pm
Eat in or takeaway burgers, fish & chips, chicken, fish etc on hot bread rolls.
Address: 185 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4588 5860 Hours: Open 7am–8pm
The Rail Café
Breakfast & lunch – salads, sandwiches, pasta, burgers & fried foods with yummy baked goodies
Address; 11/16 East Market Street Richmond NSW 2753
Phone: 02 4505 1587 Hours: Mon-Fri 5am-4pm; Sat-Sun 6am-3pm
The Right Bite Café
Modern Australian breakfast and lunches with indoor & outdoor seating
Address: 219 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 269 Hours: Mon-Sun 7am-4pm
Ugly Mug Coffee House
All day breakfast & lunch sandwiches, wraps & burgers served with beverage, preferably coffee, in a happy yellow cup.
Address: 1/223 Windsor St, Richmond NSW 2753
Phone:(02) 4578 9795 Hours: Mon-Fri 5am-4pm Sat-Sun 5am-3pm
Links for eating places in the Hawkesbury:-
http://www.restaurantfoodguide.com.au/allsuburb.aspx?council=hawkesbury 2017 Restaurant Food Guide Hawkesbury Council Region, courtesy of Fuma Pest Control, North Richmond (best list as of March 2017)
To find out what the Hawkesbury has to offer for you visit www.hawkesburytourism.com.au