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JellyFish Cafe

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Cafe, Seafood, Australian
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Shop 5 93-95 North Steyne, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
02 99774555
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Sydney, Australia
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112 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely meals for breakfast lunch or dinner. The service is good and there is both indoor and outdoor dining.

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Thank MichaelandTherese
Sydney, Australia
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79 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

loved this place, great atmosphere very busy and popular. The menu had a lot of variety and lots of delicious options. Service was great, really friendly and efficient for such a busy place.

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Thank Rokiii
Sydney
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Well we definitely felt like we were using a coupon. You tend to get treated a bit differently. When we arrived we were offered a table right at the front door in a cold night. I asked if we could sit near a heater as it was cold. The pork belly was really fatty, always thought the fat was supposed... More 

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Thank thecurlyolive
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Jellyfish cafe is an excellent venue for a relaxed meal. Breakfast choices are to die for & appeal to all age groups. Lunch is always delicious, try the salad of beetroot, walnuts, cheese, leaves & wonderful dressing. Perfect position on Manly front to watch the world go by!

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Thank John W
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Located right opposite the beach, Jellyfish was a perfect location for a work group dinner in Manly. With 14 of us to feed, the food came out hot and fresh, and tasted amazing! Though it took a while to get our food, for a group our size it was understandable. Dealing with the cafe prior to our night out was... More 

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Thank 569MikeM
Canberra, Australia
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223 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

We stay at nearby apartments once or twice a year for the long weekend and have tried out the 3 cafes that are in this block. Of these, Jellyfish is definitely the pick of the bunch. This time I had pancakes on one visit and eggs benedict with salmon on the other. Both times I had a hot chocolate. The... More 

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Thank CorvettePete
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If you are looking for a restaurant right in front of Manly Beach but removed from the crowds of The Corso, this is a good option. The menu is quite small but food is tasty, service is good and prices are reasonable. Restaurant is BYO.

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Thank Marco M
Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

A gem of a cafe, with amazing beachfront location. Service is friendly and fast and the food was delicious. We went there for brunch & will definitely go back.

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Thank Mello24
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Staying in Manly for the week and Jellyfish quickly became "our go too!" Go to for coffee, Go to for a bowl of curly chips, Go to for breaky..... With a young family we found ourselves out on scooters, skateboarding & walking the beachfront just about every day and Jellyfish was just enough out of the hustle & bustle of... More 

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Thank Renee A
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

We had dinner for 2. Two courses with plenty of drinks came to about A$150, which seemed very reasonable. The restaurant opens out on to the road along the beautiful beach in Manly. It's pleasant rather than smart, which perfectly suits the location. The menu is quite large and the food takes a while to arrive, but again this suits... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Seafood, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 5 93-95 North Steyne, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Manly
  • Phone Number: 02 99774555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?