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Penny Whistlers Cafe

5/31 Shoalhaven St, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
+61 2 4233 2770
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5/31 Shoalhaven St, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Often go here for breakfast. Good chai and fresh food breakfasts. You can sit here looking out over the harbour, we have seen many whales and dolphins from here

Thank TimWilco
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had to wait for a while for my food, but it was totally worth it. I had the zucchini fritters with a poached egg which were surrounded by a work of art. The salad was colourful, fresh, delicious and healthy. I wanted to lick...More

Thank Julie-Anne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of my family are coeliac and it is not easy to find cafes that serve good gluten free meals but this cafe does and they are delicious. And despite the tasty GF options my daughter opted for the toasty on GF bread. She said...More

Thank Therese N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch there today and enjoyed what I ordered but felt that there were a number of things that let the Cafe down. Firstly I was limited with a choice of what to order as I made the personal choice to refuse to order anything...More

Thank jenniemath
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1st time visiting Kiama, stopped by Penny Whistlers before heading to Kiama blowhole. Walked pass this cafe while intending to go another, had a look at the rating on google and decided to give a try. The weather was a bit overcast on Friday but...More

Thank Loutus_Syd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Penny Whistler’s is our No 1 favourite cafe/restaurant in Kiama. It has THE BEST location in all of Kiama and the food and coffee are great. The owner, Pete, and his lovely wife (don’t know name)are great people who genuinely care for their customers. They...More

Thank Grahame A
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast here while staying in Kiama. Hot cakes were very good, eggs bene not as good as hoped. Coffee is decent. Staff were very pleasant and service was quick. It would be great if they could make the decor a little warmer and more...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

With its superb location, fabulous food, and unique coffee (when available - regular coffee is always available), Penny Whistlers rates as one of our favourites. Come Spring and Summer invited musicians come in on certain weekends and create an ambiance that is first class. Don’t...More

Thank Grahame A
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Fabulous location for breakfast overlooking the ocean. Very friendly staff. Fabulous coffee. Good selection of baked products available...muffins are particularly good! Good menu selection.

Thank Newytraveller53
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot to have breakfast. Great coffee and the friendliest service we received on our entire stay in kiama.

Thank Brookeellar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5/31 Shoalhaven St, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Kiama Municipality  >  Kiama
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4233 2770
We are passionate about delicious food, excellent coffee and great music. We use local produce to create exciting and tasty dishes. We team up with Sydney roasters, Campos, to bring you some of the finest coffee beans from around the globe. Sit and enjoy one of the best cafe views on the south coast, and relax to our great selection of vinyl records.
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