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12 Cool Cafes in Sydney to Visit

12 Cool Cafes in Sydney to Visit

If you are looking for cool cafes in Sydney, you can beat this list of the 10 trendy cafes in Sydney.

These days everyone is looking for their next gram shot and even if you aren’t who wouldn’t want to visit an Instagrammable cafe in Sydney – they’re hella pretty!

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12 Cool Cafes Sydney You Must Visit

The Grounds of Alexandria

If you only visit one instagrammable cafe in Sydney arguably it has to be The Grounds of Alexandria.

Located in Alexandria in the industrial precinct, one of the main reasons people like to visit this cafe is it’s super quirky and unique interior which includes not only a cafe but a restaurant bar and even an animal farm!

Address: 7a/2 Huntley St, Alexandria NSW 2015


Image credit: The grounds of Alexandria

Reformatory Caffeine Lab

No doubt one of the most popular cafes in Sydney and for good reason. The owners of this cafe have carefully selected their mad scientist style design completing the cafe with cartoons on the wall and superhero coffee tampers.

What’s more is if you are a coffee lover you will LOVE this venue as it has an extremely large range of coffees available to purchase. Don’t miss the signature 16-hour cold drip.

Address: 17-51 Foveaux St, Surry Hills NSW 2010

Celsius Coffee Co

If you are looking for a cafe with a view in Sydney you simply can’t beat Celsius Coffee Co which boasts insane harbour views.

If you want one of the coveted window seats with a marvelous view to down your poached eggs with, you’ll have to be quick as they are very popular! Celsius Coffee Co is located next to the Kirribilli ferry wharf on the Lower North Shore.

Address: Commuter Wharf, Holbrook Ave, Kirribilli NSW 2061


Image credit: Celsius Coffee Co

Suzie Q Coffee & Records

If you are after not only delicious coffee but also seriously GOOOOODD food, you might like to visit Suzie Q Coffee & Records in Surry Hills.

This cafe prides themself on a farm to table experience with sustainable food harvested on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. This cafe is a serious vibe with photos of Woodstock festival and old-school tunes pumping.

Address: 1/18 Hutchinson St, Surry Hills NSW 2010


Image credit: Suzie Q Coffee & Records

Little Lord

If you are after a cute, pink, retro vibe than Little Lord is just the place for you with pastel pink walls and green velvet chairs from yesteryear it truly is an instagrammer’s dream!

You will also love this little cafe if you are a practicing vegan in Sydney as it is known for having some of the best vegan dishes in Sydney.

Address: 102 Salisbury Rd, Camperdown NSW 2050


Image credit: Little Lord

The Incinerator

If you love awesome architecture you will adore this cafe, designed by famous Australian architect Walter Burley Griffin in the 1930s (not a cafe at this point Obvs.

If it is a clear, sunny day in Sydney this is a great place to go and sit in one of the outdoor tables available and bask in the sunshine. Another benefit of this cafe is that they serve up some very pretty plates!

Address: 2a Small St, Willoughby NSW 2068

Shift Eatery

Anyone want a vegan deli? Shift Eatery is just the place for you! The aim of Shift Eatery is to change mindsets about food.

Where previously delis were very meat focused places, Shift Eatery provides a plant based deli complete with amazing vegan bowls and sandwiches, vegan ice cream and chocolates. One of the most hipster cafes in Sydney.

Address: Shop 4/241 Commonwealth St, Surry Hills NSW 2010

Shift Eatery

Image credit: Shift Eatery


Where are my cat lovers at?

If you are a crazy cat person you have to make a stop at Catmosphere, Sydney’s original cat cafe with some serious cute furry friends.

What is nice about this place is that it is home to rescue cats and those who can’t find a home. You can book in for 30 min- 1 hour visits.

The Botanica Vaucluse

This cafe and restaurant is jaw-droppingly pretty with pastel pink chairs. You are at no shortage of cute IG pics at this place.

Perfect for an elegant girls brunch – this place is seriously pretty! For sure one of the most aesthetic cafes in Sydney.

Baby Coffee Co

While we are on the pastel pink theme, let’s not forget Baby Coffee Co with picture-perfect pink interior.

There is no shortage of photo ops at this cafe with pastel plates and red velvet lattes. One of the most beautiful cafes in Sydney.

White Rabbit

If you love contemporary Chinese art, the White Rabbit Cafe is the place for you!

A very hip, stylish cafe with an amazing menu with mouthwatering handmade dumplings, this is a seriously unmissable cafe in Sydney.

Try one of the authentic teas imported from China and Taiwan- you won’t regret it!

Address: 28-34 O’Connell St, Sydney NSW 2000


Daisy’s Milkbar

For all those who haven’t jumped on the vegan train yet, Daisy’s Milkbar is an amazing place to go to get your dairy fix in.

One of the best parts of Daisy’s is the retro vibe of yesteryear including the colourful wooden booths and bright blue facade on Stanmore Road.

If you are a night owl, this is one venue open for a late night sugar hit! One of the best Things to do in Sydney at Night.

Address: 340 Stanmore Rd, Petersham NSW 2049


Image credit: Daisy’s Milkbar

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