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armchair collective

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian
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9a Darley St E, Mona Vale, Pittwater, New South Wales 2103, Australia
+61 99992871
Today
07:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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Sydney
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sunday breakfast/brunch at Armchair was a great experience. However, would have liked more breakfast menu items past 11:30 given it was Sunday. Muffins/Friands were moist but the icing was a bit sweet. Bacon and egg rolls were perfectly done - bun was soft, aioli was flavourful and egg and bacon were cooked perfectly as requested. Leg ham with pesto ciabatta... More 

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Thank Oreogirl
Mona Vale
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Come here often and am always impressed. Being so busy they manage to get the food out quick and on point. For breakfast the bacon and egg roll is the best. Coffee is excellent too.

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Thank MonaValeMark
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Price: Above Average / Expensive Portion: 2.5/5 Service: Great (Quick to order, and food came out relatively fast though the place was fairly busy) Beef Burger & Chips - 3/5 - Tasty meat, Cheese and fresh veges Cons: Too small, burger fell apart, too greasy & too pricey Soft Shell Crab Burger & Chips (Special) - 4/5 - Fresh veges,... More 

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Thank Alexander D
Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A return visit after a year and the food is still delicious and generous. Lovely atmosphere, with lots of beautiful things to buy and the plates are piled high with crispy bacon, masses of chunky avocado and crunchy toast with gooey poached eggs. A winner.

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Thank MN21
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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95 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Can be very busy on the weekend. Serving portions are generous. Food well presented and tasty. Restrooms onsite and clean.

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Thank Lorikeets
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Always a good meal at Armchair and relaxed venue. Let the kids drink water as 3 milkshakes cost $20. Great for coffee and burgers.

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Thank TZarsoff
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Interesting breakfast menu, not just variants of eggs/sourdough toast etc. You can have for eg corn fritters, or a haloumi cheese stack with mushrooms. Great to see a creative menu done well, in a quirky cafe that is part restaurant and part homewares store. I eat there regularly. Recommended.

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Thank Kelvin C
Sydney, Australia
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We met friends here for brunch, and were lucky enough to be able to find a car park spot directly across the road. It was busy and, like in most cafe's, you find your table first and then order at the counter. The menu wasn't extensive, but the items they did list were of a solid quality. I ordered the... More 

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Thank Grant R
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

My partner went to the Armchair Collective in August 2016 for brunch. I had the vegan burger and an almond hot chocolate. Staff wasn't very friendly but the food paid out: the burger was very good and fulfilling, and I think the place is quite expensive because every single item in the burger was healthy and tasty. As for the... More 

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Thank carolguarino
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

love having breakfast at this coffee shop. the lov=cation is great, food is delicious and coffee even better. but the best part it's for sure the staff. Beautiful smily people:)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9a Darley St E, Mona Vale, Pittwater, New South Wales 2103, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Pittwater  >  Mona Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 99992871
Description
restaurant and furniture store

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