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7 The Esplanade, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230, Australia
6195272011
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06:00 - 22:30
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Mon 06:00 - 16:30
Tue - Sun 06:00 - 22:30
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Within walking distance from where we live, we knew that the view from the restaurant will not disappoint. What's surprising is that despite the seemingly small dining area, we still felt like we are having our quiet, candle-lit dinner. Their food were amazing and fine dining quality.

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Thank mgbmh
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us so we decided to book this for our next family&friends catch up. It was a public holiday and pretty busy so service was a bit slow. The food just came out just in time before the kids started to get too frustrated. Pancake option for kids was ordered in adult size so they would... More 

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Thank Andrew S
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great, fantastic service, went with a group of 10, staff very attentive and one of the best views of the beach

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Thank 854diannem
Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a group of 8 for a special occasion for am evening meal. Each meal was amazing and everyone was impressed by the standard of food. The views are top class, although it was a cool and wet evening, it was comfortable and the views were impressive. I'd happily recommend to friends and will visit again in the... More 

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Thank fionab555
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a great place for dinning overlooking surf beach - Very good staff nothing to much trouble - food first class.

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Thank John G
Sydney, Australia
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite breakfast spot in the world Best view Great food Great service Love the Eggs Benedict with smoked salmon

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Thank Jason M
Miranda
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, service and even better views. Ideal for taking out-of-Towners to lunch or dinner. You won't get closer to the surf than here.

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Thank Artarmon6
Berry, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy, inside and out, a passing parade of beach bodies, great location. They only allow a 2 hr window for a meal , but it fits, service was excellent, friwendly, helpful, efficient. Food was good, beachside casual. Freshly cooked. Cronulla on a Sunday .. the only drawback.

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Thank Peter J
Sydney, Australia
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100 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a "mini-anniversary" lunch for fun. We'd both walked past Zimzala and had heard good things, and we were keen to try it out. The weather on the day in question had regular rain and was quite cool. We were warmly welcomed and shown to a table with a great view near the (open) windows. The service was... More 

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Thank David P
Batemans Bay, Australia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Zimzala has always been one of my favourite restaurants in Cronulla and I've had many breakfasts, lunches, dinners and functions there but my last couple of visits have been very disappointing. Last night I booked to take some friends at 8pm. We arrived at 8.05pm and were told there were no tables available yet. We sat outside until 8.45pm and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 26
Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:30
Monday
06:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:30
Thursday
06:00 - 22:30
Friday
06:00 - 22:30
Saturday
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 The Esplanade, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Sutherland Shire  >  Cronulla
  • Phone Number: 6195272011

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?