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The Fine Food Store

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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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.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 4 - US$ 11
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Contemporary
FEATURES
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Consistency of good food in this place. Still think a shame they can't take orders at the table - given the prices (and yes went on a Sunday again - so presume whoever paying got stung with the 10% surcharge). BUT good menu and good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank amr100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a poor breakfast in our hotel, we decided to try this people. And return twice Food is really fresh and modern. Coffee is really good.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank thierryp892
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such fresh and wonderfully prepared unique breakfast items. Coffee is delicious !!! We went two days in a row. Great location near cruise dock

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived to a fairly busy café, which almost had no staff. It was unclear if we had to wait to be seated or if we could just sit anywhere. After 10 minutes of no assistance we sat at a free table. We looked over...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank isabellallaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came twice to the Fine Food Store - once for breakfast and again for Lunch because it was so good! This is a fantastic spot - great menu with casual items to eat, and a nice selection of seating in space with beautiful light. It's...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PlatinumStrider
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Good selection of sandwiches we tried the ham and the the chicken both were quite nice. Good coffee.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Casablanca56
Reviewed 10 February 2019

We had the lamb kofta and the ham and cheese toastie. Both were very tasty and reasonable size portions. Service was a bit haphazard.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Wizz56
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

I think this is the pick of breakfast cafes in The Rocks. It has a lovely atmosphere and decor. The menu is imaginative and extensive. My daughter had the beans which were spicier than she would have liked for breakfast but that’s an individual thing....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 15kimg
Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Ordered brisket burger today. Burger was OK I was only surprised that it was served with chips. The natural ones that you buy in supermarket. $16.5 for it. When I ordered I didn't expect a burger would come with this but would. Expect chips as...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank God12334
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Considering the cafes in Sydney and the standard. We found this over priced and the food below par considering how expensive it was. There are better cafes in the rocks to enjoy

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mark M
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