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Playfair Cafe

Playfair Street | Shop 21, The Rocks Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9251 3317
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (52 reviews)
“breakfast wrap” (13 reviews)
“deluxe burger” (7 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
08:00 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Playfair Street | Shop 21, The Rocks Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely service with great food selection and quantity especially for the low price. Coffee here is also outstanding which makes this a must go every time I come to Sydney

Thank William W
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 January 2017

You always know when a food outlet is a good one:- tables are full and there's a queue outside. Well, this is one of those places. Lunch was very good, healthy, tasty and a fair price too. We were so impressed that we came back...More

3  Thank jcme41
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped here for some coffee, cold drinks & snacks whilst we waited for friends. It’s well located. We were there on a Friday, so the markets were on. The cafe was very busy, we were lucky to jag a table. Staff were very friendly. They...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rose and I had breakfast the service was friendly and food great. I had scrambled eggs with salmon infused ( my request) it totally lived up to expectations. Rose had eggs avocado and baby spinach she loved it

Thank Gregosullivan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good coffee, generous servings. We had the salmon wrap and the santorini wrap, delicious and fresh!

Thank Gilles v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this cafe, great breakfast - visited a few mornings. Food great and fresh and staff super friendly. Lots of options and lovely breads. Visited the morning of New Year’s Day when few other places open so was particularly busy, but service always with a...More

Thank ramsbrook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in The Rocks and spent quite some time wandering around the area. This was great for a flat white and/or a delicious snack. The food is excellent.

1  Thank Lukajoreb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for sandwich and a coffee because the menu had a great selection have sandwiches and the price was right. Also it was very busy which is always a good sign that the food is good. We were not disappointed and also were...More

Thank Roger V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location in the middle of the Rocks market Sydney. They serve a lot of vegetarian and vegan meals, and their veggie burger is amazing, we always go back there when we are in Sydney. The Coffee is just fantastic made by people who really...More

Thank RobJules13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here many times during our trip. the food was wonderful and very reasonable with a good selection of fresh items made to order. When we had a big breakfast we were able to split a sandwich. The owners go out of their way...More

Thank cjb43
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playfair Street | Shop 21, The Rocks Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > The Rocks
  • Neighbourhood: The Rocks
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9251 3317
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