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Coogee Cafe

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Coogee
Cafe, Australian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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221 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9665 5779
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07:00 - 17:00
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Sun 08:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I had breakfast here. The service was fast and very good and the food came superquick. We had the haloumi stacks and they were amazing. Great little cafe we will be back.

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Thank Elise G
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great food ( pumpkin/ beetroot salad and vegan breakfast ) and very pleasant waiter. I would visit again definitely. Highly recommended

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1 Thank Petermarsh307
Sydney, Australia
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120 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Overall we thoroughly enjoyed our brunch, I enjoyed the Eggs Hemingway & my husband enjoyed his Brekky Sandwich our companions enjoyed their choices, starting with & finishing with great coffee.Service was okay and the prices were average for the area.

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1 Thank vlp50
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Greeting was pleasant. Service was friendly and efficient. As it is open at the front and no air conditioning it was still very warm inside on a humid day. Food was no frills but OK. Coffee was very good. I would happily and confidently return for breakfast

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2 Thank lke63878
Jersey, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

stayed in Coogee, I had Vegan stack and my girlfriend had Haloumi stack. We both really enjoyed them. Very friendly staff.

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1 Thank dirkus1962
Hong Kong, China
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This is an honest and unpretentious cafe in the heart of Coogee. The service is good and the servings are generous. The menu is interesting and the dishes contain quality ingredients. Highly recommended for all day breakfast.

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1 Thank MateoHongKong
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent coffee and food. Great place to work on laptop too. Always friendly yet relaxed and happy to let you sit for a while and chat.

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3 Thank Keith B
Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

So many cafes to choose from on Coogee Bay Road, but we keep coming back here. The various breakfast stacks are my personal favourite: The brekky stack or the haloumi stack. Juices also rate highly as well as the milkshakes (nice a thick on request). Coffee always good. The random Indonesian lunch dish is also delcious

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3 Thank bridgid20
New South Wales, Australia
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Only went in for coffee. Must be backpackers working here as hard to understand and not very friendly. Average coffee, no almond milk offered! Nice outdoor seating but that's probably the only thing going for it when there are so many other cafes worth venturing out to.

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Thank 1234bambie
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112 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Food was average and the wait was very long for the amount of people there. It was a busy street at the time so chose the less busy place. Probably a reason for that...

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Thank Toby H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick  >  Coogee>  > Coogee
  • Neighbourhood: Coogee
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9665 5779

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Coogee

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Coogee
Very accessible by public transport, Coogee is the smaller, friendlier, more intimate version of Bondi Beach. Coogee is the only beach in the Eastern suburbs that does not have big waves, making it an excellent family beach. The Coogee Bay Hotel, located right across the beach, has one of the biggest beer gardens in Australia and plenty of entertainment every night of the week. Be on the lookout for celebrity footballers! A little further south is Wylie’s Baths, offering sweeping 180 degree views over the Pacific Ocean, and it is perfect for a swim or a few laps. Plenty of dining choices surround the beach, including the famous fish and chips.
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