Shot cafe, Mosman

Allpress espresso. 1100 Middle Head Rd, Mosman. From the outside, this looks like an old school canteen building, but it’s much more than that. outdoor and indoor seating, and a space (labelled “bark park”) for dogs to grab a drink of water. It’s a beautiful place to spend some time (especially outdoors, with a great view […]

Joe Black, Surry Hills

Five Senses coffee. 27 Commonwealth St, Surry Hills. Still setting up – they’ve been open a couple of weeks now and are still running on a reduced menu, mostly sandwiches for lunchtime. It’s a great-looking space, though easy to miss from the street. They’re clearly serious about their coffee – it’s a siphon bar and […]

Deus Ex Machina Bike Shop and Cafe, Surry Hills

Little Marionette coffee. 344 Bourke St, Surry Hills. Come for the pushbikes, stay for the coffee and the service. This place, with seating for around 20 people, adjoins a beautiful bike shop that – if you have the cash on you – may convince you to embrace the lifestyle of the cyclist. Coffee – ground […]