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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 good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be a regular favourite cafe. Our last few visits were appalling. Waited 45 min for our food. Was stale and cold when it arrived. Under cooked eggs- yuk. No finesse, and sloppy presentation too. New menu has increased prices significantly but removed the...More

Thank AeroDDD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is always a delight to visit Café on Johnston. The food is absolutely delicious with a huge range of interesting choices. The ambiance is warm and inviting as are the staff and owner. Nothing is ever a trouble to them and they go out...More

Thank KrisandIan
Reviewed October 5, 2018

I am so fortunate that Cafe on Johnson is just around the corner from where I live. It is a great place to meet for coffee and a meal and is without doubt my favorite cafe. The staff are friendly and welcoming, the menu is...More

Thank elizabeth h
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 kayo606
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
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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