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Dymocks Cafe

#510 of 4,738 Restaurants in Sydney}
$$ - $$$Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
Mezzanine Level | 428 George St, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9233 7260
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“cake” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mezzanine Level | 428 George St, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

we often go the Dymocks for a coffee but also lunch the servings are quite large which means you can split the meal. The staff are little hit and miss but the coffee and food is always enjoyable

Thank 792Carol_H
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This cafe is located in the Dymocks bookstore...a 3 level bookstore with every imaginable book for sale. Food and coffee are served at the cafe and you can read a book whilst sitting there. I can only comment on the coffee, it was very good....More

Thank Ann O
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Caught train 🚂 into Town Hall for a little shopping 🛒 decided to go into Dymocks to find a present 🎁 I was getting a little peckish so found the cafe in Dymocks. I just had a cappuccino ☕️ and scones with jam and cream....More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

The first in what I hope will be a regular - if occasional - series. Our family has a serious tea drinker in it who loathes tea bags and is therefore on a permanent quest for real tea. Dymocks is a great book store in...More

Thank TheGoodOil
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Sit yourself down anywhere and have a nice waiter give you the service every business should give. The food and drink was lovely, plus a nice view of one of the best bookstores in Australia all below you. Nice to sit down and read a...More

Thank CSRLaunchpad
Reviewed 1 September 2017

A friend joined me for lunch today and even though the food was enjoyed by both of us I was amused when my friend made mention of the sullen staff. This cafe has never been known for its friendly, ready to smile staff (from the...More

Thank Rosli
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This café is a good place to kill time. The food (tried an omelet and a lime cake) is good and the café is located in CBD, easy to reach from several hotels such as Hilton. I spent more than 2.5 hours there working. Clearly...More

Thank S W
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Went to a book launch and the event was catered by the Cafe. Really good finger food was served and the staff were really attentive and helpful.

Thank Freya C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Am a book addict so was really pleased to find the Dymocks cafe had great coffee and a very varied menu ...salads , hot meals ,soups and desserts.....service really pleasant and efficient ...can sit and organise your purchases while you enjoy great food and quiet...More

Thank 77smiley
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been here before, so thought we'd try breakfast here. The coffee was hot and a 'proper' flat white too, which is always good when the cafe can do an actual flat white. My husband ordered a ham and cheese toastie,...More

Thank Amanda O
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
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:45 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mezzanine Level | 428 George St, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9233 7260
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