John Smith Specialty Coffee | Waterloo

Back in 2015, I stumbled across John Smith and fell in love with a certain avocado on toast with goats cheese, chilli jam and a snowstorm of rainbow coloured edible flowers. Fast forward a few years and I've rediscovered this glorious little corner cafe, which is full of character and really (really) good food...

Averry Cafe | Sydney CBD

Sparkling, sugar-rimmed drinks, mirror glazed cakes, sequins and cat pillows. Averry is anything but your typical city slicker cafe. Located in the heart of Sydney CBD, its a delightful little spot catering for both the morning coffee run, after work cocktails and every meal in between...

Edition Coffee Roasters | Haymarket

Ridiculously beautiful plates of food executed with fine-dining techniques in a minimalist yet striking interior. Edition's unique Scandinavian-Japanese fusion menu offers meticulously garnished dishes like the butter poached prawns, effortlessly alongside comforting banana bread, house cured bacon and egg rolls and those spectacular soufflé pancakes...

Cafe Kentaro | Surry Hills

Despite sharing many similarities with older sister Cafe Oratnek, Kentaro continues to innovate with a catalogue of fresh, new fusion dishes alongside the those they've become renowned for. A unique menu, which isn't afraid to offer Sydneysiders something completely new and different. Don't worry, there's still lots of matcha...

Flour Drum | Newtown

A vibrant neighbourhood favourite known for its seasonal cafe menu alongside a wonderful range of freshly baked cakes and sweet treats. With a new dinner service just around the corner, diners can look forward to hearty winter warmers including the popular lamb ragù pappardelle with a subtle (and delicious!) Asian twist...