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Cafe Extra

#1,550 of 4,238 Restaurants in Sydney
#1,708 of 4,659 Places to Eat in Sydney
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dining options: Lunch

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Beautiful location

Our waitress Baileys (she told me that was an Irish name??), was absolutely amazing! Very attentive, very helpful,super friendly & she was the only one whose workin so hard(and really fast!) in this restaurant. Clearing all the tables.. (while taking orders & smiling to the other customers), helpin... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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English first
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Our waitress Baileys (she told me that was an Irish name??), was absolutely amazing! Very attentive, very helpful,super friendly & she was the only one whose workin so hard(and really fast!) in this restaurant. Clearing all the tables.. (while taking orders & smiling to the other customers), helpin ppl with their menus (pretty unique menu as it is in the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I have been to Cafe Sydney several times and it never fails to disappoint. The food, the service and the views can't be beat. Highly recommend to do New Years Eve at Cafe Sydney and try and book a balcony table

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

So glad we missed the manly ferry as we found this little gem!! Best caramel latte we have ever had!!!! Believe me we've had a lot!! We also got the croissant which was huge and delicious and the blueberry muffins which were so tasty!!! Will definitely be back and will tell all our friends!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We are here mainly for the view, the food was nice/average and a little pricey. However I do feel it was worth it considering where we were. Pros The perfect place for a great view of the bridge. Nice staff. Cons Slightly outdated. Overpriced but that's just payment for the view. Average food.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This place serves average to good food, but they have a huge choice and they're open when everything else is closed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The fish and chips were very good. We had just arrived by ship and the location was great. The view of the Quay was outstanding.

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Manly, Australia
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Got a panini here, this was literally a soft bread with green tomatoes and cheapest ham/cheddar. My friend wasn't more lucky with her bruschetta. I don't mind paying twice the normal price for this considering the location but the food is absolutely awful. I'd be ashamed to own such a business !

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Australia
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344 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This place has been around for years. The only other time I've been here is circa 1994 after a night out drinking and it was the only thing open. The decor, even the uniforms & menus are the same, which might be a " theme" but just look dated. Really expensive for poor quality food which had no flavour. Tourists-... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

If your a tourist you will probably go here as its convenient and close to the surroundings. But do your research! There are far better places to go to for a yummy lunch. In saying that if your after a basic lunch and are in a rush and on the go and prepared to pay the extra $$ prices because... More 

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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Had lunch here on my last day in Sydney, I'm glad I chose to come here The Food was so good, I recommend the Grilled Thai Chicken Fillets. Has a great view of the Circular Quays and the Harbour Bridge. A bit pricey but worth it

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

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