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Wise Monkey Cafe

4 Berowra Waters Rd, Berowra Waters, Hornsby, New South Wales 2081, Australia
+61 474 875 002
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“toasties” (2 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Berowra Waters Rd, Berowra Waters, Hornsby, New South Wales 2081, Australia
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

coffe is great! no sugar to marks the brew. service is warm and friendly with th he need paper at hand. Wether raisen toast or cooked breakfast with coffee, it's just delitefull. thankyou Chris

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Just popped in after visiting Muagamarra National Park. Late in the day and they couldn't have been more helpful re food and dietary requirements. Lovely experience!

Thank hamishdunlop
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We asked for the gluten-free banana bread but in a ‘safe-way’ avoiding potential issues as Allison is a coeliac and has to be super-careful. The awesome barista advised however that not only was it all GF but that it was grilled using fresh paper to...More

Thank thosthegooner
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I live in Berowra and unfortunately don't have many choices for a relaxing morning coffe. The food here is pretty good. But everytime, whether I've gone by myself or with the family, they get something wrong with our order. 😐 If the person taking the...More

Thank MattBGreen
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Have been here before and enjoyed the food. However, this morning the poached eggs on two breakfasts were very over cooked, completely hard yolks made it feel like eating a hard boiled egg on toast. Coffee and service were fine.

Thank Jill A
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Always friendly service, fabulous coffee, best in the area, food and snacks very good. This small, cosy cafe is a fabulous place to grab a coffe to stay or go, meet with friends and have a cake or snack. Recommended.

Thank gwarren9
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We were on our way back to the central coast and needed a bite to eat. Found this place from the reviews and took a detour off the highway. Well worth it. I had the breakfast burrito and hubby had chicken nachos. Very generous servings...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Amy sure knows what she’s doing, what a great Cafe and I must say, the best on the upper North Shore! Always reliable, get to know regulars and are always so friendly!

Thank MB1815
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for coffee and a bacon and egg roll as I was working across the road. Really nice almond coffee and the most stacked bacon and egg roll I have had for a while it had 2 eggs and heaps of bacon on a...More

Thank JA8440
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Pulled off the M1 for a coffee and snack and aced it here. Coffee outstanding, bacon & egg burger and sandwich delicious. Really fast service. No fuss, great standard.

Thank Kylie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Berowra Waters Rd, Berowra Waters, Hornsby, New South Wales 2081, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby  >  Berowra Waters
  • Phone Number: +61 474 875 002
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