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Cafe Rocca

Bong Bong St | The Grand Arcade, Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4861 6036
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“boscaiola” (2 reviews)
“corn fritters” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Bong Bong St | The Grand Arcade, Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat one Saturday lunch time and this little cafe off the main road had a table for us. The food was surprisingly great for a little cafe tucked away in a courtyard. Friends had the soup special I had...More

Thank Hs1711
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Coffee outstanding. Perfect temperature & perfect consistency in coffee. Bacon eggs best in Australia and we have eaten breakfast out a lot. Crispy bacon eggs cooked to perfection and thick white toast with colour not just warm. Service with a smile and couldn't do enough...More

1  Thank Christine G
Raye A, Owner at Cafe Rocca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Hi Christine! Thank you for your review! So glad you enjoyed your experience at Rocca. Raye

Reviewed 29 June 2018

This is a small but cosy Cafe at the end of the busy Bong Bong Street. You have not to wait long until you got what you had ordered. The staff is friendly.

1  Thank helmutk39
Reviewed 24 June 2018

For lunch or morning tea this place is one of the best in town. The coffee is very good and the meals are really great. Service is fast and done with a smile and a greeting.

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely breakfast this morning at this great coffee shop in Bowral. The best coffee, bacon and eggs I’ve had in a long time. My wife had the French toast which looked amazing on a cool Southern Highlands morning. Have been to this place...More

Thank Garth T
Raye A, Owner at Cafe Rocca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Hi Garth, Thank you for your kind review! Michael and I are so glad you enjoyed your breakfast it’s always lovely seeing you. Raye

Reviewed 27 May 2018

On Easter Monday my three friends and I had ordered two coffees, tea, hot chocolate and two muffins. Our children had purchased a pie and a lamington from the Gumnut Patisserie next door. As our children had joined us, we were told that our children...More

3  Thank David C
Raye A, Owner at Cafe Rocca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

David C, My question to you is, if you purchased food from another establishment why wouldn’t you purchase drinks from them and just stay there?? And save the hassle and confusion of bringing TAKE AWAY food into another establishment to be consumed. Why? You can’t...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Although service was a little slow - food was great. Eating brekky outside was lovely & the choice of food was very good. I had corn fritters with mashed avocado & poached eggs with bacon. A latte finished it off.

Thank dinkydi22
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Very cosy and you can just imagine how it would be in winter. Greeting was very welcoming and service was excellent. Even though we only had a light lunch of toasted sandwiches there was a lot of thought given to their contents and balance.

1  Thank Jovan K
Reviewed 22 February 2018

As Geoff333 says below, it is ok for lunch but expensive. Bowral on a Monday is difficult for lunch and Cafe Rocca was one of the few places open. $22 for a lamb burger was expensive but it was a hearty and generous meal -...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Had a great late lunch here on a rainy Bowral day. Service was very friendly and helpful and food came out promptly and it was very tasty too. Coffee was also great. Highly recommended.

2  Thank Paul P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bong Bong St | The Grand Arcade, Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Southern Highlands  >  Bowral
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4861 6036
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