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Where to find specialty coffee in Sydney


In case you haven’t heard, the sunny country of Australia has a love affair with coffee and our brews are arguably some of the best in the world.

Here are some of the best specialty coffee shops in Sydney.


Artificer specialty coffee bar & roastery – Masters of their craft, these industry legends produce some of the city’s best coffee. Their space is focused on ideals; ideals of selection, choosing the quality, roasting it how they want and for the qualities of the particular coffee they have on offer.

Address: 547 Bourke St, Surry Hills

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Skittle Lane – Specialty coffee in the heart of the CBD, a favourite with city dwellers. They have their ow seasonal blend which is a full-bodied, well-balanced espresso with notes of vanilla and cocoa as well as their rotating selection of single origins.

Address: 40 King St, Sydney NSW


Gumption by Coffee Alchemy – Located in the historic building of the strand arcade, you’ll find this place by following your nose. They have an artisan focus on their coffee and they retain the creative spirit from Coffee Alchemy roastery.

Address: Shop 11, The Strand Arcade, 412-414 George St, Sydney


Mecca coffee Alexandria – one of Sydney’s leading coffee roasters, importers and wholesalers with reliably excellent brews whether you prefer a pour over, milk-based espresso or batch brew.

Address: 6 Bourke Rd, Alexandria NSW 2015

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Reuben Hills – A micro roastery in Surry Hills. They roast their own coffee upstairs and showcase the results in their ground-floor café.

Address: 61 Albion St, Surry Hills

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Ona Marrickville – Extensive, sustainable options and expert coffee tailored to individual tastes. Four blends are available for milk coffees and for black coffees there’s a single list of single origins and a reserve list of premium coffee that’s been pre-portioned and frozen at it’s peak.

Address: 140 Marrickville Rd, Marrickville NSW

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Single O café – Sourcing high quality, ethical coffee. They offer delicious single origins, seasonally-crafted blends, subscriptions and coffee equipment.

Address: 60-64 Reservoir Street


Paramount Coffee Project – Offering espresso blends to espresso of the day, filter and iced batch brew. You will also find coffee shakes, tea, herbal tea, milkshakes, cold-pressed juice and sodas not to mention iced coffee and chai lattes.

Address: 80 Commonwealth St, Surry Hills NSW


Neighbourhood – Producing award winning blends and specialty single origins where everybody knows your name and coffee order.

Address: 16 Buckingham St, Surry Hills NSW

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Regiment CBD –  This tiny new café owns two beautiful Synesso Hydra espresso machines, has a short counter with a SP9 display (an automated filter machine) and Sydney’s only pair of Übermilks, coffee gadgets that pour pre-steamed milk.

Address: 333 George St, Sydney NSW 2000

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St Dreux – Here you’ll find a laneway café serving top notch brews with their own blends of beans as milky coffees, filter and nitro cold brew – a sparkling, nitrogen charged coffee with te foamy head of a beer.

Address: 151 Clarence Street Sydney


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