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Beejay's

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Cafe, Australian
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395 Illawarra Rd, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales 2204, Australia
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06:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 18:00
Mon - Wed 06:00 - 15:30
Thu - Fri 06:00 - 23:00
Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a quick coffee here on the way to Marrickville Station. It was open early on Sunday and coffee was swiftly made and tasty.

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Thank Gabrielle S
Sydney, Australia
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124 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This cafe is only about 100 mt from my place and I am so glad it is! The coffee is good, the staff friendly and the crowd local (it's a great spot where to get to know your neighbours). I had brekkie twice ands the food was tasty and fresh. Recommended

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Thank batik88
Sydney, Australia
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a re-review, I regularly come here for my breakfast needs- Coffee and (largely) Bacon & egg rolls. The coffee is consistent - which can be quite an ask in Marrickville, BJ's manage it ! Friendly staff who remember your regular order - which is really cool, as well as quick service and brilliant food. If you have the... More 

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Thank CamInAus
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

The guy serving ( the owner) is appears to be uninterested at serving at best and outright rude at worst. Worst customer service I have ever experienced . Not recommended at all .

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Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

i have been working in the area for 3yrs and have tried Beejays on a fe occasions over the years, the reason i don't consistently go there is because this place is NOT consistent, I have lunch, surprise myself and think 'wow this is good' go back the next time (sometimes the very next day) and order the SAME thing... More 

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Thank Shontal5
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We walk in and sat down took 5 mins to spots us and ask us if we take away or stay here. Then we oder a skim latte and we got full cream flat white. We odered food, bacon egg roll and steak with mushrooms. The roll was very dry, no butter . The waitress didn't ask about sauce .... More 

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Thank Richard D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015

Great little local bar/brunch/cafe/restaurant. Consistently good coffee, breakfast on the go, brunch and morish dinner options.

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Thank Michelle H
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Popped in for a beer before dinner at the Papaya Grill Laotian Restaurant so only had time for one. Run by lovely people and wish that we could have stayed longer. Also wish that we had something like this in Coogee !!

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Thank the_stoddarts
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15 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015

I went here twice with my partner and both experiences were very underwhelming. Honestly a 30/100 for the coffee would be realistic, and the hot chocolates are frothy rather than silky. service was terrible, no one looked happy, and the guy making the coffee looked like he was torn between miserable and irritated. Additionally, my order was screwed up by... More 

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Thank April W
Sydney
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2014

Wonderful place to have breakfast or brunch, sitting outside or in and watching the world go by. I regularly have a banana smoothie and the salsa eggs at Beejay's. Always consistently wonderful food. I don't drink coffee but have heard it's delicious! My only gripe would be in the pricing. To have an extra of tomatoes and avocado from memory,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:30
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Illawarra Rd, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales 2204, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Marrickville

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