Potts Point Cafes

Whether it be for breakfast, brunch or lunch, Potts Point is blessed with a fantastic range of charming cafes in which to get a feed. Offering up a delicious selection of ethnic cuisines, delicious pastries and outstanding coffee, many of the best cafes in Potts Point are centred around Kings Cross, Llankelly Place and Darlinghurst Road. From long-established favourites to new rock star joints that have recently burst on the scene, check out our list of favourite venues in this cool inner-city suburb.


Anatel is a small cafe located in Springfield Avenue in Potts Point (Eastern Suburbs of Sydney). It is situated in the front section of Springfield Lodge, directly facing the street. This cafe is is often described as being a relaxed and welcoming retreat in the heart of Potts Point. Enjoy the peaceful haven of our outdoor terrace, and watch the world go by across the tree lined setting of Springfield Avenue, in the heart of Sydney's Potts Point.

9 Springfield Ave Potts Point 2011

Bayswater Bru

A stalwart on Bayswater Road, Bayswater Bru is a fabulous espresso bar that serves up amazing coffee and an excellent menu of breakfast and lunch items. Notable for its very friendly staff, the cafe's interior is very stylish and accommodating.

1/17 Bayswater Rd Potts Point 2011

Bloody Mary's Gazebo

Bloody Mary's Gazebo is a cafe and bar located in the heart of Potts Point. They have a large outdoor seating area which is perfect to have a bite to eat from their extensive cafe menu, and then follow that up with one of their signature Bloody Mary cocktail drinks.

2 Elizabeth Bay Rd Potts Point 2011

Bloom Cafe Aperitivo

A fairly new player in town, Bloom Cafe Aperitivo only recently opened in the Roslyn Quarter, but it is already making quite a name for itself. Offering everything from hearty paninis to a delicious breakfast pizza, this is a fabulous place for brekkie.

66-68 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Caffe Roma

Caffe Roma is a cafe situated in a beautiful Victorian Terrace in Kellet Street (Potts Point). It servers up traditional Italian dishes & wines in an intimate, long-running venue with a patio & quirky art.

9 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian

Coffee, Tea & Me

A charming establishment on Macleay Street, Coffee, Tea & Me is a hip cafe that serves up Campos coffee and up to eight varieties of T2 tea. Small and cosy, the cafe has a great vibe, tasty food and is a lovely place for people watching.

87C Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Dean's Lounge

Dean's Lounge is a re-invention of the original Dean's Lounge cafe that was located on the same premises. It is located in Kellet Street, in the heart of Potts Point. It is a place to settle into - the retro jukebox tunes are familiar and the couches & booths welcoming. The cocktails pay homage to the classics but with a fresh spin. The food is simple, full of flavour, and exactly what you want with a drink in hand. Dean's brings back the old school eclectic charm Kings Cross was renowned for, and if allow yourself you may just get taken back in time, or at least to a moment you are truly present in.

7 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

Glider Cafe

Another venue that serves up delicious coffee by Single Origin Roasters, Glider Cafe is also renowned for its excellent Thai inspired brunch menu. Quite the success story, it is run by an ex-Muay Thai fighter who had never worked in a cafe.

197 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Gourmet Life

Gourmet Life in Potts Point is located on the corner of Roslyn Street and Ward Avenue. It is a small deli style shop that serves up a delicious selection of gourmet treats and eats. Gourmet Life is the vision and passion of founder Josh Rea. His mission is to bring the very best food from around the world and deliver it your doorstep. You only have to step into the Sydney store to understand what lengths Josh has travelled to deliver on this promise. You'll discover the finest fresh caviar, truffles, mushrooms, asparagus and cheese - just some of Gourmet Life's specialties, which they also wholesale to many of the best restaurants and chefs in Australia. Then you'll spend hours gazing at shelves full of the best quality olive oils, vinegars, chocolate, coffee, cured fish, herbs and spices, sweet treats and more.

11 Ward Ave Potts Point 2011

Gypsy Espresso

Founded in 2012 as a trendy neighbourhood cafe, Gyspy Espresso is another Macleay Street venue that offers exceptional coffee. Infact their coffee is so good, they actually sell it to many other cafes around Sydney and across wider Australia as well.

6/81 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Health Nuts

Health Nuts is a health food store that is located in the shopping complex under the Coke Sign, and next to the lifts under the Fitness First gym. They offer an extensive selection of vitamins and supplements, as well as healthy organic juices and smoothies.

82-94 Darlinghurst Rd Potts Point 2011

Melted Monster

Serving up a menu of American-inspired dishes, Melted Monster is a popular breakfast and lunch haunt in Victoria Street. Specialising in burgers, loaded fries and salads, they also present a delicious collection of sodas, juices and shakes.

146 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Penny's Cheese Shop

Penny's Cheese Shop is a must for those who love cheese! Offering farmhouse and hand-made cheeses from around the world it is run by a former Executive Officer of the Australian Specialty Cheesemakers' Association. So you know it's good!

Shop 6/127-139 Macleay St Potts Point 2011


Initially launched as a pop-up, to serve as an overflow for the popular Room Ten, Pina is now a permanent cafe in its own right. Serving up a delicious range of bacon and egg and sausage and eggs rolls that are accompanied with great coffee.

shop 4/29 Orwell St Potts Point 2011

Potts Point Providore

Located in the Paris end of Mcleay Street, Potts Point Providore is a terrific cafe, deli and liquor store, that serves up delicious coffee from the Salvador Coffee Roasters and a menu of mouth watering breakfast, lunch and evening meals.

77 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Primary Coffee Roasters

If you like good quality coffee with a healthy dose of ethical consciousness then Primary Coffee Roasters is the place for you. A polished, yet minimalist espresso bar, it serves a top-notch cup of coffee, whilst supporting The Umuvumu Project.

1/9 Ward Ave Potts Point 2011

Rivareno Gelato

Rivareno Gelato is an authentic-style gelato shop that specialises in providing their customers with a high-quality, natural and artisanal, Italian gelato experience. Defined by its creamy and smooth taste they offer 26 different flavours including several options - like chocolate - for those with a dairy allergy. Fresh batches are made regularly.

103 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Room 10

A vibrant laneway cafe in Llankelly Place, Room Ten offers contemporary Australian meals and coffee in a chic warehouse-style setting. Popular dishes include breakfast trout pane, beef brisket sandwich and a delicious sweet potato salad.

10 Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011


Small's Deli

Small's Deli prides itself on being purveyors of made-to-order sandwiches that are fresh and feature local quality ingredients, which are as sustainable as they can be. Also known for their salads and sweets, their coffee is exceptional too.

166 Victoria St Potts Point 2011


Open for breakfast all the way through until dinner Truffles is a super venue to enjoy a nourishing meal. Fusing Contemporary Australian cuisines with a Mediterranean influence, the eatery offers a divine food menu that leaves you spoilt for choice. Our recommendation is the Beef ragu pasta, which is sensational. The coffee here is amazing too.

36 Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011


Tuyo Potts Point

A congenial cafe that features vintage decor and a striking brick courtyard, Tuyo Potts Point was named after its two owners - Tu and Yo. It serves up a lovely range of all-day breakfasts and light lunches, as well as speciality coffees and sweets.

142 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

Uliveto Cafe

Quietly settled on Bayswater Rd, Uliveto is a delightful cafe that serves up delicious all-day breakfasts and a lovely selection of pastries and cakes in an airy, outdoor setting with a relaxed vibe. Their coffee is also especially good too.

33 Bayswater Rd Potts Point 2011

Zinc Cafe

Located in Macleay St, Zinc Cafe are all about quality coffee. Specialising in exquisite coffees that made with love, the cafe serves up no less than 100 different styles of high quality coffee in a warm and congenial setting, with a very stylish interior.

2/77 Macleay St Potts Point 2011

Cafe Giorgio

Fostering a real Italian vibe in the heart of Darlinghurst Road, Cafe Giorgio serves up authentic Italian food in a beautiful piazza setting. Accompanied by an impressive wine list, the refined and inviting setting even has a fountain.

18 Darlinghurst Rd Potts Point 2011

Cuisine: Italian

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Cafe Hernandez

Still going strong after 50 years, Cafe Hernandez is a legendary cafe on Kings Cross Road. Open all day, including late at night, this stylish venue is decorated with impressive art and serves a fantastic range of coffee and Spanish style bites.

60 Kings Cross Rd Potts Point 2011

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Cafe Holm

Situated on Victoria Street, Cafe Holm is a pocket-sized cafe that serves up hefty sandwiches, freshly-baked muffins and a great range of shortbreads. The delicious coffee adorns some of the most innovative latte art you could ever hope to see.

4/165-167 Victoria St Potts Point 2011

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Eugenes Cafe

Focusing on local, seasonal dishes that use the freshest of ingredients, Eugene's Cafe offers an innovative range of global cuisine, as well as breakfast and espresso in a fabulous cafe setting. The Hipster Fritters are a very popular favourite.

1A Elizabeth Bay Rd Potts Point 2011

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Joseph Hyde

A popular eatery on Llankelly Place, Joseph Hyde has been delighting the 'eat and run' crowd for quite a while not. Showcasing quality food, made from exceptional local produce, this laneway venue is renowned for offering outstanding coffee.

34 Llankelly Pl Potts Point 2011

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The Silly Tart Kitchen

Nestled in the vibrant centre of Potts Point, The Silly Tart Kitchen is a stylish cafe that specialised in modern Australian cuisine. Championing sustainability and locally sourced food, coffee and wines they serve it a stunning courtyard setting.

1 Kellett St Potts Point 2011

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