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Monday Morning Cafe

86 The Esplanade, Thornleigh, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia
+61 2 9484 2554
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (3 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
86 The Esplanade, Thornleigh, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Pulled in to Thornleigh for a coffee, the staff were very polite and welcoming, the coffee and food were very good, the presentation was fantastic. Well worth the stop, I expect this business will thrive, keep up the excellent work.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank geoffr487
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Monday morning café is conveniently situated at Thornleigh station, the café has a large seating area including seating on the street and a lovely outdoor "garden area". It was quite busy on the Saturday morning we visited but we were lucky to get a table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank weregoingonafoodhunt
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

I visited this cafe today with my daughter. I had a long black with skim milk which was very good. My daughter had a sweet potato and avocado bowl which was delicious and a chai latte ✔️ she loved it. This place is quite popular...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 308judyf
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

TBH there are not many decent cafes around the Pennant Hills/Thornleigh area and of course busy Pennant Hills Road cuts the suburb in half which is half of the problem, plus the train tracks/stations. This place is a rarity with nice food, coffee, welcoming staff,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen70P
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Since its recent opening we have had brunch there a number of times. Operating in a nicely refurbished take away shop, this is a welcome new brunch option in the Pennant Hills / Thornleigh / Westleigh / Normanhurst area. The coffee is very good, the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Richard E
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Walked in and not knowing what to expect- but soon discovered the Cafe produced very good coffee and great bacon and egg rolls. The service is efficient and decor a little different in a nice way. I went back and had lunch- again good service...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic coffee and breakfast with friends. Sat outdoors in the beautiful sunshine. Moderately priced considering its North Shore location. Will be back soon.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank marina_h7889
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Superb food, excellent coffee, quirky comfortable surroundings. No rush. I met a couple of very friends here for on a Saturday morning for brunch. There was a lot of catching up to do. Some Saturday morning brunch places want you to east and rush out...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank cherrybrookchick
Reviewed 4 March 2018

For years drove past this little takeaway but not attracted to stop. Couldn't but help notice the crowds of people enjoying a coffee in recent times and stopped to try it out. Great coffee, yummy cakes and hard working staff. Its amazing what good coffee,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BuzzSydney
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and loved my food here . Small menu but enough to choose from . My friend loved the coffee ⭐️⭐️

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Colette C
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Shana A
2 January 2018|
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Response from C8389OWstuartm | Reviewed this property |
You can sit outside with dogs and around the side tehre is a water bowl etc. Not inside though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 The Esplanade, Thornleigh, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby  >  Thornleigh
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9484 2554
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