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Flour and Stone

#398 of 5,056 Places to Eat in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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53 Riley Street, Woolloomooloo, | Woolloomooloo,, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 8068 8818
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07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want lamingtons with a difference, this is the place! The combination of cake, chocolate, coconut, jam and ricotta is unbelievable and needs to be tried to understand what I amongst others rave about. There are also lots of other great goodies and the shop is always busy, you need to get there early to ensure you don't miss... More 

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Thank Leo C
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This wonderful little cafe never disappoints! Delicious food, great coffee, love it all. The raspberry and chocolate cake was perfect for a birthday treat. So nice to visit such a friendly Cafe with great food, lovely staff and no loud music to spoil the atmosphere.

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Thank Wendy Paula P
Sydney, Australia
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Had heard a lot of good reports so decided to try it out. Despite a crowd the coffee was promptly made and delivered. The sandwich was also quickly delivered and tasty. There were also newspapers to read which I always appreciate

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Thank digbyhughes
Sydney, Australia
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186 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Read a lot of good reviews about this bakery and finally managed a visit. Tried a few baked goods and coffee. At 8am there was a very good selection to choose from. The croissants were flaky and crispy. Almond croissant could be a bit sweeter with the almond paste inside. Also tried the apple fine tart and raspberry tart. I... More 

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Thank Avidtravelfoodie
Lille, France
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Good food at reasonable price and gives you a feel of eating with locals. Good vibe. I'd never eaten a lamington till at this shop - wow! I'm hooked.

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Thank garcellem
Canberra, Australia
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249 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The lamingtons were crazily fantastic almost like a mixture of cake and custard and fudge. The genius who thought of soaking sponge in pannacotta should get a medal. Best lamington ever!

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Thank 639abbie
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Everything is perfection, from the friendly team to eggs and soldiers with custom knitted hats to keep them warm, delicious cakes and hearty luxe pies and salads. I love Flour and Stone because they never ever crimp on ingredients. Everything is always and consistently the best produce. Yummy factor 10 out of 10!

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Thank Rhys W
Teneriffe
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Who said you can't have cake for breakfast!?! You'd be crazy not to here with the variety that they have on offer. Very small and cozy, but can't be beaten.

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Thank Mitchell M
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic savoury and sweet treats. Coffee superb. Service friendly and fast. We filled our bellies and bought some treats for home too. Small number of seats so don't all go at once.

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Thank Bates S
Sydney, Australia
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119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is the best cake and coffee place in East Sydney I have yet to find the selection is great but every one is great

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Riley Street, Woolloomooloo, | Woolloomooloo,, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8068 8818

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central Business District

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with 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 or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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