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The Fine Food Store

) #47 of 4,780 Restaurants in Sydney $$ - $$$ Cafe, ,
Kendall Lane, The Rocks | The Rocks Centre, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9252 1196
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“poached eggs” (49 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:30All hours
Cafe, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kendall Lane, The Rocks | The Rocks Centre, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a cute little cafe with incredible coffee. There is so much good food to try I'll definitely be coming back here to try something else. The Breakfast Panini was possibly the best breakfast I've ever had...!

Thank shem b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious brunch, we were looking for a good breakfast like the ones on every Melbourne corner and here we found it. We were surrounded by the Chocolate festival but we're looking for clean healthy fresh food and good coffee. Wonderful delicious food, central location, friendly...More

Thank Jules01Melbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The muesli was crunchy and delicious. The service was friendly, helpful and quick. You should go to this place! Thanks for an awesome start into the day :)

Thank Carina S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast at the Fine Food Store with my friends. I loved the design of this restaurant. The staff was amazing, very attentive and friendly. The food was excellent. I highly recommend this place!

Thank Clélia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of food, and clearly serious about coffee. We had fruit salad and honey granola for breakfast. Both were simple but done very well, not too crunchy, a good mix and all very fresh. Would definitely visit again.

1  Thank Josie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My breakfast arrived in good time and was delicious. The coffee was a tad strong but hot! My friends returned their wraps because they were cold, the food was good but we didn't get to eat together, I'm. Thinking this place has lost its mojo!...More

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Late brekkie for two... all around superb experience. Very chic hip cool environment. Food was stunning and the boss even threw in a complimentary coffee because the extra bacon on the side came 3 minutes after the meals! Great service! Pumping with people but not...More

Thank Jbellabird
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is easy to walk past The Fine Food Store. Even with the front door open you can't see much until you go inside. Its looks quiet from the outside but is always bustling with people. Everything we have from the breakfast menu is excellent...More

Thank 577stevt
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Service was so bad. Couldn't get a table, ok, happy to wait but no.Bossy waitress dictated which table we had to wait for, it never came available, so we were hunched into a tiny space, trying to eat. Meals came randomly so had to go...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We've had breakfast here the first two mornings of our trip, and can't imagine why we'd eat anywhere else. The poached eggs special and the pumpkin and feta dish are both fantastic, and my daughter raves about the Belgian Waffles. Service is friendly and fast....More

Thank bakery
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kendall Lane, The Rocks | The Rocks Centre, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > The Rocks
  • Neighbourhood: The Rocks
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9252 1196
  • E-mail
Tucked away on Kendall lane, the oldest laneway in The Rocks, The Fine Food Store has been a much-loved favourite of locals for over 10 years. Recently revealing its Brooklyn-inspired renovation, this cool and contemporary cafe offers a succinct menu of fresh and tasty offerings from braised-pork sliders to salmon gravlax with fennel salad. They pride themselves on the highest standard in coffee, from cold brewed to single origin espresso - to be enjoyed at a picturesque window seat or to-go when you're on the run.
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