Armchair Collective: Cosy Cafe with Great Food
9A Darley St E, Mona Vale NSW 2103
Looking for a cosy cafe to meet friends on Sydney’s Northern Beaches?
Armchair Collective is a relaxed community cafe located in Mona Vale, just a few steps from Mona Vale beach. The cafe has a friendly and comfortable vibe, with plenty of seating inside and out. The menu features all day breakfast and lunch options, all of which are beautifully presented.
Armchair Collective Menu
For breakfast heir selection includes dishes such as
- Corn fritters
- Deluxe bacon and egg roll
- Crushed avocado
- Spicy scrambled eggs
- French toast
- Granola bowl
For lunch enjoy
- Salt and pepper squid
- Beer battered flathead
- Tricolore pasta beef ragu
- Armchair salad w roasted beetroot, quinoa, spinach
- Fish tacos
- Moroccan chicken salad
And so much more
If you fancy something sweet, they have a selection of cakes, muffins pastries and snacks.
And of course, there is also a great selection of coffees, teas, milkshakes and cold drinks available.
One of the great things about Armchair Collective is that it offers takeaway options for those on the go. Whether you’re looking for a quick breakfast or a healthy lunch option, Armchair Collective has you covered.
Armchair Collective Homewares
But Armchair Collective is more than just a café – it’s a lifestyle destination. They believe that your home should be a reflection of your personality. That’s why they offer a wide range of homewares to suit every taste. From quirky cushion covers to statement wall art, they have something to suit every style. And because they source products from all over the world, you’re guaranteed to find something unique.
Their range includes
- fresh flowers
- children’s range
These items are on sale at the café or you can order them through their website.
The staff are friendly and helpful, and the prices are very reasonable. Armchair Collective is the perfect place to come to relax and chat with friends, or to get some work done in a relaxed environment.
Getting to Armchair Collective
The best way to get to the café is by car. There is limited parking outside the café and also street parking across the road, but these are usually full, so it’s a good idea to get there early, especially on the weekends and during school holidays.
You also have an option to park at the Mona Vale Beach carpark which is a paid parking area only a few steps away from the café.
Alternatively you can catch a bus along Barrenjoey Road and get off at Darley Street bus stop, then walk 500 metres to the café.
After your meal take a stroll through Apex Park or down to Mona Vale beach. Both destinations are just a short walk from the cafe, and they offer plenty of opportunities to get some fresh air and enjoy the outdoors.
Apex Park features walking trails, picnic areas, and playgrounds, while Mona Vale beach is ideal for swimming, surfing, or simply relaxing in the sun.
Accommodation at Mona Vale
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