Top Kid Friendly Cafes In Western Sydney
It’s no secret western Sydney’s food scene is booming with loads of new, hip, fresh cafes. We’ve rounded up the most kid friendly cafes in western Sydney so you and your family can enjoy the best of the west.
Little Miss Collins, Parramatta
Another fantastic cafe that oozes charm with a fabulous outdoor courtyard is Little Miss Collins in Parramatta.
The coffee is good and so is the hearty, healthy breakky and lunch menus. Among the delish breakfast offerings- smashed pumpkin with poached eggs or the sweet corn fritters with poached eggs, basil pesto and pomegranate. For lunch, you can opt for a healthier poke bowl, fresh salad or vegan bowl or something heartier like a burger or Kafta bowl.
The cafe also boasts a lovely outdoor courtyard and little play area for kids, with a mini slide and a see saw. It is also around the corner from Jubilee Park in Parramatta, meaning a great play for the kids post feed. With a ‘for the bubs’ section on their menu, room for prams and fabulous frothy babycinos, this is a winner on our list.
Where? 13 Wentworth St, Parramatta
Little House Of Coffee, Penrith
In the surrounds of the beautiful Flower Power nursery in Penrith you'll find a fun and friendly cafe with a lush garden setting called Little House of Coffee. The sunny outside tables are perfect on a cold winter's day and an ideal spot to sit and watch the kids play in the awesome fully fenced and charming playground.
Little house of coffee also offers great coffee, breakfast and lunch. For breakky, you can opt for the traditional eggs your way or something more decadent like the red velvet French toast with berry compote- yum! For lunch great salads, burgers and sandwiches are on offer. For cupcake loving kids, and dessert loving adults this is the place to go with cupcake flavours like Nutella or cherry ripe and delicious house baked desserts.
There is also a great "Little Gardeners" menu that doubles as a colouring sheet.
With a wonderful post-breakky walk through the nursery, little house of coffee is a hit amongst the little garden explorers and adults alike!
Where? 1794-1802 The Northern Road, Orchard Hills NSW 2748
The Picnic, Burwood
Located in the picturesque Burwood Park, The Picnic Burwood provides the perfect tranquil setting to unwind whilst the kids have a play in the fantastic fenced playground.
The cafe serves up delicious breakfast till 12pm including Mums Omelette packed with protein to keep mums’ energy at bay, or the wholesome Nourish Bowl filled with baked cauliflower, zaatar carrots, beetroot hummus and loads of other colourful goodness. There is also your more traditional eggs your way on offer.
They also have a yummy menu for the little picnickers in your life– the Teddy bear Toast is adorable.
Where? Burwood Park, Cnr Burwood Rd & Park Ave, Burwood
The Grounds Keeper Cafe, Parramatta & Blacktown
For a really easy family dining experience, visit The Grounds Keeper Cafe in Parramatta or Blacktown.
At both venues, you can indulge in house-made savoury treats, decadent delights and seriously good coffee.
The Blacktown café is very spacious and is located next to a great playground so the kids can easily have a play whilst you sip on a hot coffee. The Parramatta cafe is located near a small playground and the fabulous Domain Creek Playground is about a ten minute walk, scoot or bike ride away.
All of the Grounds Keeper Cafes have a great kids menu, high chairs and baby change tables.
Where? Corner of George street and, O'Connell St, Parramatta OR 49 Richmond Rd, Blacktown
Social Hideout, Parramatta
Recently transformed into a floral phenomena, the "original" Social Hideout, in Parramatta is arguably Sydney’s most pretty cafe offering the most Instagrammable delectable meals.
The garden and open air cafe and floral pieces are crafted specifically for a great atmosphere for the entire family. The kids' eyes will be peeled on the floral beauty, desserts worthy to be a piece of art and pretty garden. It’s no surprise Social Hideout has been rated as one of the best brunch places in Sydney.
There is an all day breakky menu featuring red velvet hot cakes, matcha green tea French toast and avo smash with poached eggs. Lunch offerings include salads, sliders, and melt in your mouth slow cooked lamb. But wait... there’s more. You can pair your dish up with one of their cold pressed freshly made juices, premium Campos Coffees or CAKE shakes! The totally extravagant cake shakes come in chocolate, Nutella or red velvet flavour. You can even get your drink served in a miniature bathtub!
Free underground parking is available at the local Entrada shopping so you can even tackle the groceries post brunch.
This hidden gem in all its floral beauty is a pretty winner in our book.
Where? 2a/20 Victoria Rd, Parramatta
Cafe At Lewers, Emu Plains
Situated in the beautiful heritage gardens at the Penrith regional gallery, Cafe at Lewers offers a delicious and affordable seasonal menu amongst a beautiful heritage garden setting.
The garden area invites the whole family to relax whilst the kids roam free and you can enjoy a coffee. The kids can also channel their inner Picasso on one of the chalk board easels found around the garden. The breakky menu features all sorts of deliciousness, including House Made Belgian Waffles or Toasted Almond & Cranberry Granola with yoghurt and Ironbark honey. For lunch, some favourites are the blood orange and cumquat salad, Mezze plate or the hearty pot pie.
Post brunch, we highly recommend the wonderful family friendly walk along the beautiful Nepean River that the cafe is located on. Let the little ones burn their energy for a nap on the ride home.
Where? 86 River Rd, Emu Plains
Two Birds Prospect
Located in the Flower Power Garden Centre in Prospect is Two Birds Prospect, a hidden gem serving great coffee and delicious food in a beautiful beautiful setting.
They do an awesome all day breakky including Smashin Time- smashed avo, beetroot purée, feta and chickpea with poached egg - French toast, or their famous Buddha Bowl with pumpkin, Halloumi, hummus, kale and mushroom topped with a poached egg. The lunch menu includes burgers, wraps and fresh fish.
There is also a “kids corner” featuring bean bags to watch a movie, colouring, market stall and kitchen and loads of blocks and books to keep the little people busy.
Where? 25 Rowood Road, Prospect
Coffee Embassy, Northmead
A bright rainbow painted fence and wonderful easygoing family friendly vibe characterises Coffee Embassy in Northmead.
Touting a mighty delicious bacon and egg roll and fantastic breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea menu, coffee embassy is a hidden gem located at the bottom of an apartment complex... waiting to be found. It offers a very “kid-friendly” kids menu including fairy bread and Nutella on toast with sprinkles- one sure way to let you get to the bottom of your coffee. And if the kids get wriggly, they can get artistic on the chalkboard next to the rainbow fence.
After a lovely feed and hot cuppa, you can head across the road to a great park with a scooter/bike path and complete a wonderful visit.
Where? 33/1-3 Kleins Rd, Northmead
Daily Break Cafe, Glenmore Park
Another cafe in the west with an awesome playground, kids activities, loads of indoor or outdoor seating and delicious food is Daily Break Cafe in Glenmore Park.
The outdoor seating has a great view over the fully fenced playground so you can sit back and relax whilst your kids swing, climb and play away. They’ve even got those rainy or extra hot days covered with an indoor cubby. Breakky options include traditional eggs your way, pancakes and fresh baked cakes and cupcakes whilst lunch offerings include, toasties, burgers and fish and chips.
Where? Shop 1, 31 Blue Hills Dr, Glenmore Park
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