We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Great breakfast and coffee”

The Bean - Cafe Bar and Bistro
Ranked #12 of 54 Restaurants in Rozelle
Price range: $4 - $20
Cuisines: Bar, Cafe
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Great breakfast and coffee”
Reviewed December 25, 2012

Breakfast on a Monday morning was great. Interesting menu and excellent service and coffee. The cafes in my home town of Goulburn could learn a thing or two from this place. House made beans were a highlight - I'm told they are flavored with chorizo and butter, and the scrambled eggs were rich with cream and butter.

By the way, the cafe's website is one of the best for an eatery I have seen - well worth a look. They have a great collection of music related memorabilia on the walls, free wifi, and I would very much like this place to be my local, While I don't want to move back to Sydney, maybe the operators would like to make a tree change one day!

  • Visited December 2012
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1 Thank Chris D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

37 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Level 6 Contributor
106 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“wholesome and fairly tasty”
Reviewed December 2, 2012

I have regularly eaten at Iku (it is a chain of healthy restaurants). Some of the food is a bit heavy for the summer but it is all organic and fairly interesting. Of all the branches I have been to, this one at Rozelle is the friendliest and most comfortable. It is situated in the heart of Rozelle amongst a number of other little eating houses. Would I recommend it? If you are vegetarian or just feel like some food that tastes and is good for you, then yes.

Visited November 2012
Thank GypsyRob
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Queenstown, New Zealand
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Cool vibe, free wifi, awesome menu”
Reviewed July 18, 2012

Love this place - the staff are friendly and service is quick. Its packed after 10.30 am on weekends so if you have the luxury of a mid week brunch here it is recommended. The eggs 'beanedict' are the best I've had in Sydney - they are rich though so if you prefer lighter fare then the vege bean is also a delight. The surprising and delightful option is the zucchini fritters. Unusual but delicious combination of flavours.

They have gluten free breads available and happily accommodate the request for modifying the beanedict to come on GF bread, as well as having 1 or 2 GF slices available too.

Coffee is nice and sharp, location is perfectly across from the 7/11 so grab a paper and enjoy the food and space.

  • Visited July 2012
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank MissyD000
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed The Bean - Cafe Bar and Bistro also viewed

Sydney, New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales

Been to The Bean - Cafe Bar and Bistro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing