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Lava Espresso Cafe

215 Clarence Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9299 7371
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25 Jul 2016
“Fantastic Coffee”
27 Aug 2015
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215 Clarence Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Neighbourhood: Central Business District
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Fantastic coffee, one is never enough and always find myself ordering a second cup. Highly recommend

Thank zarawhite8622
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Five star fast service, staff friendly and awesome, fuss free toast and tea, and marvellous music. Will return at the earliest opportunity.

Thank renward
Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

I ate breakfast here three mornings while staying in Sydney. I stumbled across this cafe by accident but I'm so glad I found this little treasure! The staff are friendly and their barista and chef skills are brilliant! I ate the big breakfast which was...More

Thank Kaboord
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. They serve a nice range of different dishes, we tried Vinnie's Balls. He can't have them back, they were too tasty. Definitely worth a visit. Food and service are superb.

1  Thank Groningen_Traveler
Reviewed 8 September 2013

The friendliest service I've had in a Sydney cafe; they remembered my name & order after my second visit. There is always a new option of a 'guest blend' coffee bean and sometimes they do cold brew. Love how the menu keeps changing which is...More

1  Thank Berenice W
Reviewed 20 February 2013

A friendly retreat in the heart of Sydney, this inviting cafe enjoys comfortable aesthetics and adopts a clear focus on natural, wholesome foods in its varied menu/beverage offerings. Servings are generous, prices reasonable, and the service is attentive. Staff welcome their guests with genuine warmth...More

1  Thank 11tk
Reviewed 1 February 2013

Not only is the coffee and service exceptional but the food is fantastic! Fresh muffins, artisan breads and one of the best salads I have had! Worth a visit.

1  Thank ARSB64
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Just a few minutes walk from the rip-off prices in Darling Harbour, Lava Cafe does the best Egg and Bacon roll for 5 bucks. With free Wifi, friendly staff and great coffee, this place is a find.

2  Thank Bryony189836
Reviewed 25 December 2016
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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Clarence Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9299 7371
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Italian inspired Inner city cafe in the heart of the Sydney CBD. Our mission is to provide our patrons with a relaxed, friendly atmosphere with great coffee, great food and great service. Home of the "Double Shot Monday" where you get a free extra shot of coffee to kick start your working week!