The suburb of Gymea, located on the southside of Sydney, is a pretty and relaxed location, 10 minutes from Cronulla and the beach and just outside Syndey’s CBD. It is the perfect retreat for families. Given this, it hosts an array of shops and restaurants to take with your family, along with a cute cafe scene to go with your group of friends. With friendly and very welcoming locals, if you’re looking for a change of scenery or planning a move, Gymea could be the place for you. Next time you are in Gymea, consider checking these places out!
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If you fancy the night off from cooking and looking for somewhere to treat the family with tasty and authentic Thai food, then look no further than Kathi Thai. Located on Gymea Bay Road in central Gymea, Kathi Thai offers an extensive menu from salads to soup, BBQs to stir fry. They are vegetarian friendly, and it even boasts a selection of vegan options. They offer a special lunchtime menu between 12:00-15:00 if you’re looking to spice up your midday meals.
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Serendip is the perfect place to take the family on a Sunday after a long and stressful week, with its relaxed ambient atmosphere suited for families. It offers fresh and vibrant cuisine from all over Asia with a particular focus on Chinese and Cantonese dishes. The service is said to be ‘superior’, and they offer a three-course special for $16 if you come on a Wednesday. You can find Serendip in the Tradies Gymea located on Manchester road.
The Peppertree Restaurant Gymea
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A chill weekend brunch with friends, great coffee, and a great menu with locally sourced ingredients and freshly prepared is all you all could want from your local cafe. as a fusion restaurant, there is bound to be something on the menu for everyone. They select their seasonal fruit and veg from local markets and boast the finest sourced meat and fish in the shire. Located on Gymea Bay Road, the Peppertree Restaurant could be your new brunch spot.
Caruso’s Gourmet Pizza & Italian Restaurant
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Caruso’s Gourmet Pizza & Italian Restaurant offers an extensive menu if you’re looking for an Italian option with the family. They don’t hold back on the portions, so it’s a great place to share a hearty meal with your family and friends (and maybe some left to take home). They are welcoming to both vegetarians and have gluten-free options. They even offer their own separate vegan menu. If you’re in the mood for locally sourced Italian food, you can find Caruso’s on Gymea Bay Road. They also deliver!
Willow Lounge Grill & Cafe
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If you’re in the mood for an ambient restaurant with stylish decor and great food, you may want to check out Willow Lounge Grill & Cafe. Situated in The Gymea Tradies, you can find a lot to love here. With gluten-free and vegetarian options, no mouth will go unfed. If it’s seafood you’re after, perhaps a Sunday roast or even Special seniors menu, then Willow Lounge is the place for you.
Gymea has a lot to offer, and this is only a small sample of it. Food, wine, fun for all the family, you name it Gymea probably has something for you.