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Cafe on Johnston

Johnston street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9660 5103
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“baklava” (3 reviews)
“shakshuka” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Johnston street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Amazing selection of food, even for my pickier vegan friend! Service and food was impeccable. Also best coffee I’ve had in Sydney so far, truly is a hidden gem. Will surely be back!

Thank Lesley V
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Value for money, presentation of food, friendliness, ambience, indoor or outdoor choices, great music, homemade goods, substantial portions. It is a fabulous cafe. The only problem is that everywhere else we go it just doesn’t hit the same high bar...on all those elements...and we go...More

1  Thank QLDTRIP
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Very impressed with Cafe on Johnston. The staff are friendly and welcoming and proud of the food they serve. We ordered the Falafel and mixed skewers. They were served with silky House made hummus, smoky babaganoush, lavosh The lamb was tender and the handmade falafel...More

Thank Kirsten H
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Cafe on Johnston is my favourite place to grab a quick brunch. The atmosphere is lovely and cozy. The staff are really nice, especially the owners who greet you with a smile every time. The homemade middle eastern inspired food is delicious, my personal favourites...More

1  Thank Thea F
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The owner is all over you like a rash with affection. The staff change every couple of weeks, and I have heard from my other young students that she is an exploitive employer. Food is okay. I heard the coffee is crap.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Wow amazing 😍 just had the best breakfast, can't wait to come back and try the lunch menu. Suzanne is a wonderful host wish we had found this place earlier. A must visit cafe 😀

Thank Jenine_21
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Good food and service. Big portions and very reasonable prices. Vegetarian breakfast and Shakshuka were very tasty

Thank Kay O
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

This is such a cosy place. Service is super friendly, from the owner to all the staff. Nothing is done without a smile & nothing is too hard. The menu is very extensive with distinct Middle Eastern influences and dishes present. Everything is homemade, from...More

Thank PrincessGreedyGuts
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Over from U.K. visiting family. Went the cafe on Johnson today with our grandson. We had smoked bacon roll and was best value I’ve ever had in Sydney. Just $12 including a top quality coffee Staff friendly, food excellent and the coffee fantastic. It’s a...More

Thank Graham F
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

A great place to eat and meet. Wonderful food with a Lebanese twist. Lovely atomsphere and great service.

Thank teenytinyterry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Johnston street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Annandale
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9660 5103
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