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Charlies Cafe

#945 of 4,932 Restaurants in Sydney
7 Cowper Wharf Rdwy | Shop 5, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9358 4443
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
9 Dec 2017
“Lovely service, tasty food”
18 May 2017
“Clean cafe with good value food and friendly service”
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Cafe, Australian
7 Cowper Wharf Rdwy | Shop 5, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I was just browsing around the Finger Wharf and needed some food but refused to pay $26 for bits of egg and bacon. So I walked away from the area and found this cafe and paid $9 for a delicious spinach and feta cheese Gozleme...More

1  Thank tuluulah
Reviewed 9 December 2017

What really stood out to me was how lovely the young woman at the counter was. Even though it was just a few minutes to the shop closing, she chatted with me while making my sandwich and was just really nice. My sandwich and fries...More

1  Thank Jenny_in_Palo_Alto
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Stopped in here today during my walk from Potts Point to Botanical Gardens. Was greeted by a lovely lady who was very welcoming. Ordered coffee and a really good bacon and egg roll which was yum! Will recommend this place for their polite friendly staff...More

1  Thank Jason L
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Ovolo hotel across the road, but didn't book direct so didn't have breakfast included. On our first morning we had decided to set out for the Blue Mountains by train, so went searching for an early breakfast. Charlie's not only opened...More

1  Thank bizzimumPerth
Reviewed 30 July 2017

a nice snack food with nice people, nice music, nice surroundings, nice price... and nice food (Gozleme + turkish coffee)

Thank Dominique B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I am not sure about how the food tasted, because I ended up NOT eating. The wait was over an hour to eat what we had ordered. One of the party's order was completely forgotten as well. It does have slow wifi...which is a plus...More

Thank travelbunnycritic
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great for a quick breakfast or sandwich lunch at reasonable prices. Friendly staff. I enjoyed a salmon salad sandwich and cappuccino.

Thank JJWriting
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

My wife had eggs on toast; son had eggs, bacon and toast; and I had Charlie's big breakfast. We all agree that the toast was really good. The big breakfast-sausages, two eggs and small pot of beans ok. However, the hash browns tasted oily. Overall,...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We first wandered into Charlies Cafe when we got chased out of Criniti's across the street due to a sprinkler system malfunction. This old fashioned cafe had none of the ambience of Criniti's but it is pleasant enough, the food is delicious and you can...More

Thank navajodali
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Great food and value. Fish and chips were fabulous. OJ squeezed on the spot. Recommended and patronised by locals.

Thank suellens2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Cowper Wharf Rdwy | Shop 5, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City East
  • Neighbourhood: City East
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9358 4443
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