Category Archives: Cafe

Devon on Danks, Waterloo

We are both fans of the multicultural fusion cuisine on offer at Devon by night and now the dinner service has been moved from the original Devon store to their new digs on Danks Street at the old Danks Street Depot site. I love the trendy, playful fitout which incorporates a lot more bright light through the big windows facing the street and high ceilings, giving off a completely different vibe from their other restaurant.

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Bar Contessa, Balmain

Balmain is the home of many cafes and one of them is Bar Contessa. Located on the main Darling St (near Kazbah), we stumbled across this gem whilst looking for a lunch venue on a Sunday and to our delight it wasn’t packed out – yes to no long queues :).

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The Local Press, Lilyfield

Tucked away in the suburban area of Lilyfield is The Local Press, a café gem with great food and prices. It’s situated in a small cluster of shops with a playground right next door – perfect for families!

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Three Williams, Redfern

I have been dying to try out Three Williams since DK (and most of the foodies on Instagram it seems) visited the popular cafe when it opened last year. Recently, I managed to get along for a tasting of their incredible new menu – fans will be happy to know that some old favourites with new twists are staying on the menu (read: their signature narnies and French toast), along with some brand new offerings.

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The Boathouse, Balmoral Beach

The allure of the sparkling azure water at Balmoral Beach explains why the queues are neverending at The Boathouse, which juts out into the bay on a jetty. We braved the crowds on one sunny Saturday morning and managed to score a seat inside.

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