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Gidget's Cafe

303-307 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
+61 400 226 148
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 16:00 Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
303-307 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

convenient location on main road (ergo noisy at outside tables) coffee average but a cafe willing to stay open after 3pm is a find!

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Omg this is my favourite café ever I go here like every Sunday! The staff are really nice ant the food tastes amazing. If there was one thing wrong with it it would be to have a bit faster food prep or even more staff.

1  Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Visited this coffee shop on a quiet Tuesday afternoon.Great service (our server Philippa) great coffee ,great snacks.Plenty of options for an all day breakfast.

Thank Paddy1912
Lemi S, Owner at Gidget's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thanks for the great review - will pass it on to Philippa.

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Came in with my mum, looking for a takeaway, but we decided to stay and eat our food there, since the cafe looked really nice and not too crowded. Service was really nice and friendly and food was delicious. My mushroom and leek arancini were...More

Thank Mery148
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This cafe is not good for big groups. Our group was seated outside at the back of the cafe next to smelly bins. Service was extremely slow with most food coming at least 1.5h-2h after ordering. Even cans of soft drink took an hour to...More

Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

10/10. Service was excellent as was the food. We shared a bunch of entrees with a wine before heading off to see a show. Every dish was amazing! Beautifully prepared and presented. Highly recommend.More

Thank markilevu
Lemi S, General Manager at Gidget's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you Mark for the great review - we really appreciate the fact that you are letting others know about our great new menu and the skills of our new chef Luke - hope you enjoyed the show and see you back soon cheers Lemi...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We breakfasted at Gidget's three mornings in a row while on a long weekend in Thirroul. After stumbling on this cafe on our first morning, how could we not return! The coffee is delicious, the food good and the service very friendly and welcoming. Thoroughly...More

Thank EloiseManon
Lemi S, General Manager at Gidget's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you so much for the fantastic review - I'm glad you're stumbling brought you to Gidget's the first time and our coffee food and service the other two times.

Reviewed 26 September 2017

We are so glad we stopped in Thirroul on the way home to Sydney after a wonderful stay in Wollongong seeing Elton John. The delicious breakfast and perfect coffee we enjoyed with excellent service and very friendly and welcoming staff made our breakfast stop very...More

Thank RNF_JJ
Lemi S, General Manager at Gidget's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

So glad you enjoyed your visit at Gidget's and hopefully Tiny Dancer wasn't scratched - my wife says thank you for the flowers.

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Top food and plenty of it left feel completely satisfied and service was excellent will visit again its open from 5.30 which is good for early diners such as ourselves

Thank Theresa M
Lemi S, Owner at Gidget's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for the great review really appreciate it - cheers Lemi Gidget's Cafe

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This was a visit for a good coffee and I wasn't disappointed. The sweet cakes on offer were a bit too high in kilojoules for me but if you like decadent Nutella muffins this is the place to go. The service was friendly and the...More

Thank Emjmeakin
Lemi S, General Manager at Gidget's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review - we appreciate the feedback cheers Lemi Gidget's Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303-307 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Thirroul, New South Wales 2515, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Thirroul
  • Phone Number: +61 400 226 148
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Gidget's Cafe was opened in June 2015 to provide THE BEST coffee accompanied with tHE best FOOD in the Northern Illawarra. Our reason d'etre "Good Food - Good Company - Good Life" - simple but something we strive each day to achieve. We are family friendly and have many seating formats starting from a single spot for that quick expresso to a table for 8 to cater for all. We are also now fully licensed so come in an try the craft beers on tap as well as a great selection of wines and spirits. Also open for Dinner Friday- Saturday evenings.
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