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Lentil As Anything Newtown

391 King St | How To Write A Review, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 426 116 343
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“chai” (22 reviews)
“lentil soup” (3 reviews)
“banana cake” (2 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
391 King St | How To Write A Review, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lentil As Anything Newtown serves a wide variety of vegan dishes. If you turn up solo, they will seat you with other lovely humans who a share the great inclusive vibe. Never disappointed.

Thank Minnie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The fact that u helping people only for consuming beautiful food in a great environment makes this place the best restaurant in the world. Sri Lanka Laksi...amazing. Be generous with your payment so the place can keep going and karma will follow you.

Thank 28,850
Reviewed 3 September 2018

What was a fervid attempt to align the need for food with a desire to express social conscience still has appeal. The food is irrelevant, though ok, as what is on offer is the buzz. Think of Ginsberg, Beatrice Faust and W. C. Burroughs as...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing concept, amazing food and amazing people. I wish there was this kind of restaurant in France

Thank Soukha77
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Probably one of my favorite places in Newtown. It’s all about social enterprise. The food is delicious cooked with love and you can pay as much as you want, all money goes to charity. Love the atmosphere inside. Great for lunch and dinner. Support the...More

Thank Blerina D
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great vegan eats, varying daily. We had a 'tower' with baked vegetables and vegan haloumi that was just like the dairy version. All food is free, but they ask for donations. AUD 15 will cover meal + costs. Anything more is donated to charity, helping...More

Thank Reinier T
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Went there on a Sunday, had a great lunch with friends. We picked one of each of the 4 options since we were 4 and switched so we could all try everything. I remember one being really good and the rest were average. Definitely different...More

Thank Mercedes J
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I definitely recommend this restaurant! I heard about it thanks to some friends and was very happy to discover. People are very welcoming and friendly, most of them are volunteer so it's a casual and easygoing atmosphere. Few selection of fresh vegan food, it changes...More

1  Thank Alban B
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I have eaten here a few times, and in the Melbourne one too, and every time has been great food. Even my kids love it - they are not vegan but think it is delicious! If someone cooked like that for me for every meal...More

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Really cool and innovative concept for a restaurant ! The food was really good and the dishes change often. The staff are kind and hardworking. It’s such a good, cool community vibe in this restaurant. The chai is amazing. Would definitely recommend a visit to...More

1  Thank traveleverywhereee
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theatres to the
neighbourhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighbourhood primarily known for its many Thai
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5 December 2017|
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Response from Amanda-Lee R | Reviewed this property |
It is not licensed. The menu is limited and what you get is freshly made soul food. When I visited, they offered beautiful fresh fruit juice and home brewed Chai tea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 391 King St | How To Write A Review, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Newtown>  > Newtown
  • Neighbourhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 426 116 343
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