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Modus Operandi

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Australian, Brew Pub, Contemporary, Pub
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14 Harkeith St, Mona Vale, Pittwater, New South Wales 2103, Australia
+61 2 8407 9864
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect place to relax, taste some great beers and eat delicious food (highly recommend the burger). I live nearby and it's a real treat to pop in, even bring the dog and enjoy. I've gone too many times now I've lost count. They also have wine options and in the right season they offer Cider as well.

Thank bechamilton
Sydney, Australia
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98 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend said do you like boutique beer? Depends. So we went here and what a nice well hidden little wonder this place is. On two levels with part of the brewery able to be seen. A good menu for a pub and for a bloke who drinks Corona a great surprise as to how much I enjoyed the two... More 

Thank Hugary1
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Lucky to have them on our door step. Great alternative lunch or night out. Limited but well cooked menu and a good choice of beers

Thank Louise H
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very cool brewery with a laid back atmosphere. Staff are wonderful, always up for a bit of banter and are more than happy to discuss the beer range to aid your decision making. Beers are wonderful and go along with some great eats. Worth a visit

Thank Matthew W
Perth, Australia
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900 reviews
388 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

If you like boutique beers then Modus Operandi is the place for you as they serve a good selection. Modern funky decor and friendly staff are the go but it can get very busy.

Thank lindakthomas
Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We had a small celebration at Modus for my husbands 40th. The beer ,the food ,the staff were all Brilliant. Thank You Modus ...Would Highly Recommend !

Thank clcampbell106
Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Trendy brewery where you can drink great beer and the food is awesome too. It's the kind of place that either you can get a table or you can't and if you don't you're unlikely to get one as people don't leave... It's a very casual atmosphere and a nice place to be. The beer paddle at $25 isn't cheap... More 

Thank Owen M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Love the place as our "go to" when nothing else on. Beers are superb and food good as well. And often live music 😊

Thank pete4Sydney
Sydney Australia
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288 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Great food. Service with a smile. Quick to get meal. Good size for the money you pay. I bet locals love this place. Yes from us.

Thank AeroDDD
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Between MO, Four Pines and Nomad we are seeing seriously great beer being brewed on the Northern Beaches. Go for a tasting flight and then choose your favourite for a follow-up pint! Both the beef and the chicken burgers were worthy accompaniments to the beer. I can vouch for the Layback Aussie Pale. Make sure you get a growler to... More 

Thank Oliver R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Australian, Brew Pub, Contemporary, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Harkeith St, Mona Vale, Pittwater, New South Wales 2103, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Pittwater  >  Mona Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8407 9864

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