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Armory Wharf Cafe

Blaxland Riverside Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
(02) 9714 7513
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Ranked #2,037 of 5,160 restaurants in Sydney
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 7, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

We were there to celebrate my mothers 89th birthday and wish we had gone somewhere else - overcrowded for a group with mobility issues, the restaurant had been advised at booking. Some of the food was good, however one of our party ordered the steak special which arrived over cooked instead of being mefium rare - for the first time... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2,063 reviews 2,063 reviews
1,195 restaurant reviews
749 helpful votes 749 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

A beautiful spot by the river, even on a cold winters day. A diverse breakfast menu but I loved the Huevos Ranchos - beautifully cooked (i.e not over cooked) with corn tortillas, Mexican refried beans and chorizo and good spicy character - love the dish but not many do it so well.

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Perth, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We lunched here on a blustery cold Sunday, and as the cafe was full inside, we were offered a table out on the waterfront. We hesitated at sitting outdoors, but were pleasantly surprised and grateful to be offered a blanket each to rug up against the weather! (Nice touch) the food was very nice, the stand out was the lamb... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We love it here, we had breakfast this morning for an early Mother's Day, it was our 3rd visit. We love the very comprehensive and varied menu, the prices are very reasonable, good service and a great location! The team there are very helpful. We'll go back..

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Canberra, Australia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We were there for brunch and the whole process seemed very focussed on getting us in and out. The food was probably top 50% for quality and originality, but not much more than that. The restaurant area itself was crowded and noisy.

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Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

What a waste of a fantastic location. The menu was uninspiring, service slow and the quality of food very average. Our waitress suggested the banana banoffee on a large plate of meringue which we all ordered, but the meringue turned out so hard and chewy (like gum) that we all left hardly touched.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

This part of Sydney is starved for quality choices by the river but this is a great option to enjoy the river atmosphere. Good range of menu options and excellent value for lunch. And for those who are new to Sydney, a good chance to visit the Olympic complex to see where Sydney hosted the 2000 games.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Right on the waters edge - watching the boats buzz past - listening to the shrieks of children playing in the playground or the water features. Brilliant location - relaxing and unwinding. Great service - friendly and chatty even though so busy. Swift service - but not so much that you felt rushed.

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Yamba
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Sitting in the Armory Wharf Café close to the banks of the Parramatta river was very pleasant, the service was efficient and friendly, they even gave the kids colour pencils and pictures to colour in. And when my order of Salt and Pepper squid came, I was in heaven, it was the best that I have ever tasted and cooked... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My group of friends and I went for a coffee/tea break this saturday. We were treated very rudely by a female staff member who told us off for entering the cafe without permission even though we were instructed by a male staff member to enter inside. She then seated us near a water vending machine near boxes and was once... More

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