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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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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 yesterday via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit to “Lentil as Anything”. The food is fantastic, even for non-vegans like me!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank petrblair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place! The food is always so delicious... and you pay what you consider to be fair for your lunch!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Karina M
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Great place to eat and socialise. Great staff, the portions are not big but they are healthy, would recommend them to use less oil as it is not a health food but hey, they are still learning. Still great place to eat and I would...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank anilt413
Reviewed 26 November 2018

We found this when walking further than usual in Newtown and what a find, The staff are all volunteers and all were very polite and enthusiastic. Great concept of pay what you think it is worth and hopefully extra to help feed a homeless person....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank vkoffke
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Located in a colourful, cheerful and bohemian Kings Street of Newtown, Sydney, this a "Pay as you feel" restaurant. Serving purely vegetarian food from India, Far East and other places, this is a GEM of a restaurant. I have been to such "Pay as you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank onlineconnoisseur
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Absolutely love this spot because not only is the food incredibly tasty, they're doing wonderful things in this space! Just such a great environment where I always find myself feeling so happy to be apart of things like this!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank lararicho
JessicaT4849, Manager at Lentil As Anything Newtown, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Thanks for coming to see us and leaving a review Lara - your support is what keeps us going!

Reviewed 5 October 2018 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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Minnie R
Reviewed 14 September 2018 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.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  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

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank jamesaG6637ZC
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Soukha77
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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12 December 2018|
Response from 28,850 | Reviewed this property |
not sure, better check directly with the restaurant.
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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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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