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106 Yarrara Rd, Pennant Hills, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia (Formerly Java Lava Cafe)
+61 2 9980 2780
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07:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let me highlight GREAT coffee........ BUT........in my 4+ visits I have ever received the meal I ordered..............maybe a stream of hot lava screwed the plate............. Seriously, I initially used this for breakfast business meetings.............we no longer do that BUT we still go there for great coffee.......

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Thank Ian L
Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had a quick lunch here with a group of work colleagues. The staff were very friendly and accommodating to a large group. My meal of beer battered flat heads tails and salad was good. Recommend for a quick bite to eat.

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Thank gregandjulie1972
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I'm never disappointed. I go there daily and staff are up beat and helpful. Although options are opening up for coffee shops in Pennant Hills, I'm sticking with my vote

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Thank Digby W
Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

great staff and good friendly staff fast service good value for money daughter took takes us their when we visit

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Thank greg415
Australia
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423 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This is the kind of place where you want to buy morning coffee. A good range of breads, cakes and even good cookies for $1. My husband loved his pear and raspberry bread. The female barista creates this helpful, welcoming atmosphere. The coffee was quite good, there were plenty of big tables and a choice of sitting out the front,... More 

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Thank Planner55
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65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Poped in the other morning first time was recommended by a mate Well very friendly place and people breakfast was at a great price and was a lot their too couldn't finish it all top marks will be returning again

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Thank Uffrich
Dural, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I often buy my coffee in the morning at Java Lava. Their mocha is very nice. Good and friendly customer service.

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Thank Trissy H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The worst experience ever!!!!!! We had to return our breakfast back 3 times. Not sure if the in experienced waiters had something to do with it or the kitchen staff got it wrong. Either way won't be going back ever again!!!!!! As a cafe owner ourselves if we stuffed up people's food we would offer complimentary coffee or discount. NOTHING... More 

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Thank Lielette C
Sydney, Australia
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80 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

A very cozy ambience for a tete a tete with my girlfriends. There is a good choice of beverages and cake .

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Thank Diana522013
Sydney, Australia
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286 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 608 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Access to the Java Lava café is excellent for the disabled and elderly, with access front & rear. Nearby council car park just a minute or two away. Orders must be placed for and paid for at the counter. Food is brought out to the table and is delivered quickly. Seating is crammed not much room for prams, and high... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, International, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Yarrara Rd, Pennant Hills, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia (Formerly Java Lava Cafe)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby  >  Pennant Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9980 2780

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