Pottery Green Bakers, Gordon

Excellent North Sydney breakfast to be had at Pottery Green and a nice cool escape from the humidity in Gordon. Fantastic coffee, single origin Toby's Estate; the only cafe I have come across that has extracted the most robust flavour from Toby's roast, even Toby's Estate cafe itself.

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The Fine Food Store, The Rocks

This gem is in a small shopping complex in The Rocks surrounded by Australiana tourist traps, so any hipster worthy of the name could be forgiven for walking on by. But stop at The Fine Food Store and pick up a latte because it. is. good. Their coffee gets an 8.0 on Beanhunter and the comments are an indication of how seriously TFFS take their coffee.

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Pablo and Rusty’s, Sydney CBD

I struggled through my hotel butchering Di Bella before I found this espresso haven. Reminiscent of Mister Mister and De Clieu, if you weren’t taking advantage of the people watching opportunities you could be forgiven for thinking Pablo and Rusty’s was an inner urban coffee paradise instead of right in the centre of it all on Castlereagh Street. Settle in for a couple of coffees and some eggs before work.

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