Armory Wharf Cafe @ Blaxland Riverside Park

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A family-friendly cafe right alongside the Parramatta River, with lovely views and a good kids menu?

Sounds splendiferous!

And it is.  So long as you have children who don’t bolt, or leap haphazardly into the water, this is a good spot for breakfast, snacks and lunch.

The best thing though is that this cafe is right beside the amazing, ultra-modern playground at Blaxland Riverside Park.

Armory Wharf Cafe Interior

Armory Wharf Cafe

Blaxland Riverside Park, Jamieson Street,, Newington NSW 2127

Phone: 02 9714 7513 or 0423 884 801


Open: Monday-Thursday 8.30am to 4pm, Friday 7.30am to 5.00pm, Weekends 7.30am to 5..00pm,         Public Holidays 8.30am to 5pm (except Christmas Day)

Families are very well catered for at this cafe.  There are plenty of tables outside in the fresh air and not crowded together. The menu is good with a kids menu for breakfast and lunch as well as snacks.

There is even a big low area of rope climbing frame behind the cafe so the kids can dash out to play when they finish eating.

Children are given a drawing book and pencils when they sit down, so they can draw whilst meals are prepared- always the trcikiest time of a cafe visit.

And we always love a cafe that has plastic cups and plates for the kids. They know and understand their clientele!

Children’s Menu: Yes, you can see it on cafe’s website

High Chairs:  Yes

Toilets/Baby Change:  Yes

Mum’s Report: The views across the river to the mangrove are so lovely here. You could while away hours just watching the boats on the river and the people passing along the boardwalk in front.  If you didn’t have children pestering you to get back to the playground that is!!

Extra: The lovely playground and other interesting features of this historic area, see website here.

Parking: Carpark on Jamieson Street, but that can get very crowded.

Map: see Google map below. 

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Climbing frame area behind the cafe

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Posted on: May 23, 2012

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