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Cafe Mint

579 Crown St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9319 0848
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (9 reviews)
“tagine” (5 reviews)
“turkish bread” (4 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
All hours
Middle Eastern, Moroccan, Cafe, Mediterranean, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
579 Crown St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dinner for 4 Saturday night was enjoyable with very friendly and attentive staff. Choice of wine was good with Argentinian Malbec easy to drink. You can BYO but at just under $15 bottle corkage it can be touch and go. Food was good if not...More

Thank Droman_2035
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Four of us had the Special Egg & Bacon Sandich with coffee for $11 eat in. We felt like a light snack and this was perfect made in Turkish bread. We had the choice of tomato or barbeque sauce. The coffee was delicious! A lovely...More

Thank sueellen2
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

If you want proper baked eggs with Shakshuka then this is as authentic as it gets and add a Sucuk beef chorizo and you are in heaven if you like this type of food. Many Sydney restaurants claim To provide this for breakfast but fall...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great little spot. The tea is delicious, we shared a few dishes which was all delicious. Helpful and friendly staff. A great meal, certainly return👍

Thank JenBow0000
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years. I always order the baked eggs chachouka and sucuk. They usually never disappoint me. But last time the dish was too watery. I hope they return back to their usual standard in the future. If it was as...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This was a favourite amongst our foodie group but I think a chance of hands means a change of direction for this Surry Hills staple. It was expensive and sub par. Hopefully that changes soon.

Thank Benjamin_Hollywood
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in here the other day for a coffee, but the brekkie menu looked to interesting not to try something. Full of Turkish and middle eastern options as well as some regulars. Wasn't disappointed with what I choose it was delicious. There was also a...More

Thank JerseyJerseyJames
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We booked a last minute table on a hot, Sydney, Saturday night. Our planned table (inside) was not ready, and it looked like we may have to wait a while, so we opted for outside. It is a small space inside. The food was very...More

Thank syd7374
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My wife and I really enjoyed dinner at Cafe Mint. The staff were helpful and the atmosphere was relaxed. We started with hummus and crisp bread which was very tasty and then we shared two main courses. The lamb kefta tagine was fantastic, the meatballs...More

Thank PinoucheKnowsBest
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I drop into Mint whenever I am in Sydney. The coffee is sublime and their breakfast are a-maz-ing! Last night I went for dinner...it was ok...I had the lobster crab ravioli dish which just lacked punch. Perhaps my expectations were too high. However don't let...More

Thank McVane
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 579 Crown St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9319 0848
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Located at the Cleveland Street end of Crown Street, Cafe Mint is a cafe by day, restaurant by night, establishment that celebrates the cuisines and flavours of the Mediterranean and the Middle East. Interesting breakfast items, quick and tasty lunches and delicious exotic dinner dishes keep this busy eatery full, especially at weekends. Licensed and BYO (Tue-Thu only) it's an ideal spot for a memorable meal in Sydney's most restaurant dense suburb, Surry Hills.
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