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Clonny's on the Beach

$$ - $$$, Cafe
Sandy Bay Road, Manly, New South Wales 2093, Australia
+61 2 9948 2373
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible25%
11 Nov 2017
“Casual food in a coastal oasis”
28 Jan 2018
“Waste of time , money and energy!”
Australian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Sandy Bay Road, Manly, New South Wales 2093, Australia
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The food is is Disgusting. Used to be great last year , fresh wraps etc. Now all you get , i cheap greasy fried food with a fine dining price tag. Their cabbage salad with 3 strips of grille chicken for $20.. are you kidding?...More

Thank DavidBasilious
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Clonnys is by no means fine dining and during the week it keeps itself afloat with huge breakfast burgers designed for the tradies doing renovations on nearby mansions. However their weekend brunches are healthy and tasty and you can sit out and watch the boats...More

Thank Mal1960
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Four of us rolled up not knowing what to expect..... 2 cheeseburgers and 2 chicken burgers later and sharing some fries on the park benches we were suitably impressed. Best 🍔 I have had since arriving in Oz 4 months ago! Also this is in...More

1  Thank jimb1066
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Many years ago, it seems, we went to Clonny's for a birthday lunch and about 30 of us had a great time. This time our experience was very different. I have since looked at their website and see they have changed the seating and menu...More

Thank timbob42
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Arrived in Australia very weary and after a nights sleep ventured over to Clonnys for breakfast . What a welcoming place , we were served by Vanessa who could not have been more pleasant and helpfull . Ordered bacon and eggs on sour dough toast...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Don't bother wasting your time or money here at Clonny's at Clontarf Kiosk. Do yourself a favour and BYO food. Ordered chicken tenderloins (plural) and received one tiny breast (cut in half), which looked like it had been braised. Yuck. When I complained and asked...More

2  Thank Kimeeeee
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Clonny's has a lovely outlook onto Clontarf NSW marina across a well used park. It has been very attractively refurbished and looks like a quality restaurant inside. It's open for breakfast only - great for the Spit to Manly walkers. Usual upmarket breakfast fare. We...More

1  Thank ray_au
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We have now eaten at Clonnys three times since it changed hands and wow! what an improvement. The food is now healthy and offers a great range for kids and adults. Beautiful salads with yummy fish or meat, great coffee and cakes. We took a...More

Thank blackstockhelena
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Menu is reduced and no healthy options are available. Very rude staff. If you come to Clontarf, I would recommend BYO picnic. Coffee is horrendous too. Tastes like low quality burnt coffee beans.

Thank Ulrike_80
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

Saw some of the photos on TA and decided to go to Clonny's with some friends for a proper sit down meal. After our walk from Four Baskets Beach, I found out that we had been deceived by the photos! The restaurant is now more...More

Thank samuelsings
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandy Bay Road, Manly, New South Wales 2093, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Manly
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9948 2373
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