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Pilgrims Vegetarian Cafe

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by Anna Rose (subscribe)
I'm a music enthusiast and foodie looking for new places and experiences.
Published June 23rd 2016
Surprisingly phenomenal vegetarian food even for meat lovers
After a coastal stroll along Cronulla Beach and The Esplanade, we chose to eat brunch at Pilgrims, a notable "Hole in the Wall" establishment. The vegetarian restaurant is located only a short stroll from Cronulla station.

Pilgrims, Hole in the wall
Hole in the wall establishment

Upon seeing the good reviews of this establishment, we were eager to try something different though we were not expecting anything particularly delicious because of our usual love of meat-filled dishes. However, we were very pleasantly surprised by the variety of entrees and mains.

View, Pilgrims
Pilgrims view of coast

The interior decor was very casual, clean and inviting.

Pilgrims interior decor

It also has a spectacular view of the street and the coast.

View, Street, Pilgrims
View of the street from Pilgrims

We ordered a wholemeal burger with sprouts, beetroot and a curry lentil pattie. The burger was quite tasty as it was well complemented with tahini dressing and sweet sauce.

Burger, Lentil, Curry Pattie, Beetroot
Curry lentil pattie burger

We also ordered corn fritters loaded with tousled rocket leaves, grilled tomatoes and crushed avocado. It was one of my favourite dishes as it was generously filled with corn and had an appropriate level of crunchiness.

Corn Fritters, Vegetarian, Tomato, Avocado
Corn Fritters

The last dish we had was sourdough bread, with fried egg, avocado, grilled haloumi and tomato. The fried egg was a little overcooked but the remaining textures were very delicately done and were delectable.

Sourdough, Fried Egg, Avocado
Grilled haloumi sourdough

I was very pleased by the food servings and also the customer service from the waiters. It was overall a very insightful and wonderfully tasty experience which opened my eyes to the vegetarian style of cooking.

I would definitely return to this lovely establishment when I am again in Cronulla.
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Why? Open your eyes to delicious vegetarian food
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Where: 97 Gerrale Street, Cronulla, Sydney
Cost: $15-20
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A lovely place to go for brunch in a old beautiful building across from beach food delicious and healthy reasonably priced what's not to like.a keeper.
by jg.wa (score: 0|2) 1861 days ago
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