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Cq Cafe

#4,278 of 4,980 Restaurants in Sydney
££ - £££Cafe,
1 Macquarie Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9241 3979
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible39%
5 Feb 2018
“Tasty food with Greek generosity”
14 Dec 2016
“Michael the chief is GREAT!”
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Cafe, Australian
££ - £££
1 Macquarie Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The food and coffee here is fantastic. The murals on the back wall are really atmospheric, and the service is super-friendly and efficient. The staff are amenable and accommodating, and it is really kid-friendly. The free Wi-Fi is fast. It is a great restaurant to...More

Thank ballofbullio
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Food was great and loads of fun. Michael the chief will make make you anything from Indian to Greek, if you ask. I'm a vegetarian so was well looked after. Very clean and reasonable price. Thumbs up from me.

Thank SydneyCams
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Friendly staff. Nice food. Was interesting to join this place. It's nice place for visiting with college for quick meal or coffe

Thank jessiebrown89
Reviewed 15 September 2015

An early breakfast here at CQ was very nice. The staff service us quickly and our meals were very nice. Set just across the road from Circular Quay this is a convenient place to grab a meal.

Thank kimkath61
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped for a quick lunch at CQ as we thought it must be good and quick as it catered to the tourist market. I pity the poor tourists. The only good aspect of the lunch was the bottled water. The burger was cold with both...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Grabbed my breakfast here the last 2 mornings on the way to the office. The wrap and coffee deal is great. The wraps are pre-prepared, toasted for you and there's not a long wait for the coffee. Staff are really friendly and remembered my name...More

Thank Fiona V
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The CQ Cafe is a pleasant open-air spot facing the Circular Quay. We had a late lunch there. It was quite busy, and we were lucky to grab a recently vacated table. The waitress came right by with menus and took our drinks order, which...More

Thank ArlettaC
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Set across the road from Circular Quay, this bustling cafe provided a perfect lunch spot to sit in the sunshine and enjoy the passing parade of Sydney-siders and tourists go about their business. The food was wonderful, promptly delivered, served by friendly and knowledgeable wait...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Do not give your money to this cafe! Service is terrible and food is average. I had to ask for a bottle for water at least 6 times before someone paid any attention to me. Had to pay $8 for a toast with a jam...More

Thank Sarahmelbvic
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I had breakfast here twice (was staying at the InterContinental around the corner) and both times I went away satisfied. First time was a quick toast and coffee but had a grilled haloumi on sourdough w avocado and balsamic reduction (see pics) and my friend...More

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Central Business District
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energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
20:00 - 01:30
20:00 - 01:30
20:00 - 01:30
20:00 - 01:30
20:00 - 01:30
20:00 - 01:30
20:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Macquarie Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9241 3979
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