Outrageous value of banana bread at The Boathouse sparks uproar
- Cafe menu exhibits $18 banana bread
- Menu at Sydney north shore cafe
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A restaurant promoting an outrageously costly serve of banana bread has brought about loads of anger amongst diners.
These fancying a single serve of the candy breakfast favorite from The Boathouse at Shelly Seaside, on Sydney‘s northern seashores, should fork out an eye-watering $18.
A snap of the menu was posted on social media platform Reddit with the acid remark: ‘Absolutely $18 for takeaway banana bread is taking the p*** now’.
Most agreed the venue was pushing its luck, even whether it is in a comparatively secluded household pleasant location, a brief stroll away from the principle Manly seaside.
‘Is it a loaf or a slice..? I can perceive a loaf,’ one individual puzzled.
A restaurant menu providing takeaway banana bread at $18 a slice has brought about shock on the eye-watering value
‘Nah f*** that,’ one other mentioned.
‘I work at an costly however busy cafe, and that is completely taking the piss in comparison with us.’
‘Simple, do not buy it, make one your self at a small fraction of $18,’ one other individual mentioned.
Some noticed the humorous facet.
‘I blame the thugs within the banana business,’ one individual quipped.
‘Large Banana,’ was the short reply.
Nonetheless, one individual defended the pricing.
‘If it is home made, together with the honey and mascarpone it is in all probability about proper,’ they mentioned.
‘Would I purchase it? No.’
This line of reasoning didn’t impress everybody.
‘Except that Mascarpone was fermented in high-quality glass with full-cream excessive fats milk taken from the fattest, happiest cow in Gippsland, I don’t see the purpose of paying 18 bucks for that,’ one individual commented.
One other did a fast piece of maths.
‘Whenever you get, say, 8 slices to a loaf of banana bread, that is like $144 a loaf…,’ they calculated.
It wasn’t simply the banana bread that caught the attention of Reddit customers with a quantity additionally commenting on avocado toast costing $25 with a bacon and egg roll being a relatively low cost $19.
‘The whole menu can go and get f***ed,’ one individual mentioned.
Some folks commented it will be a lot better to make or purchase loafs of banana bread than shell out for the cafe’s
‘So the entire menu is an absolute f***ing ripoff,’ learn one other indignant remark.
‘However individuals are clearly paying these costs, so you may’t blame the cafe proprietor.
‘There are nonetheless numerous folks cashed up and keen to shell out any quantity for a momentary escape from actuality.’
Different costs that drew plenty of feedback had been $9 for a single slice of sourdough toast and $19 for a fruit salad with added muesli or yoghurt costing $6 further.
‘I’m simply fixated on the avocado toast for $25! That’s the best I’ve seen,’ one individual wrote.
‘Avocados are 99c they usually’re charging $25 for half of 1 on a bit of bread,’ one other mentioned in amazement.
‘Yeah good factor I invested in property as a result of I positive as hell could not afford breakfast today!’ one other wrote tongue-in-cheek.
Every day Mail Australia contacted The Boathouse for remark.