We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

“Great Cafe with a menu twist” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Mad Spuds Cafe

Mad Spuds Cafe
Ranked #827 of 5,390 Restaurants in Sydney
Cuisines: Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Australian, Vegan Options
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Surry Hills
Description: Awesome cafe in Surry Hills. caters for all dietary requirements. Breakfast and lunch only. Closed Monday's. Great service. Healthy, interesting, balanced meals. Love it.
Sydney
Level Contributor
138 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Great Cafe with a menu twist”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

As with the name this cafe serves a great variety of meals incorporating potatoes and potato skins. It also has a wide variety of traditional cafe fare. Great mixed juice for only $5. Friendly and attentive staff and a relaxed vibe. Solid food and good coffee makes this cafe a great choice.

    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Food
Helpful?
Thank Nick D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

43 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    28
    9
    4
    2
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Korean first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
98 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Fun cafe with innovative ideas”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Mad Spuds is really worth a visit. It's a cafe whose main menu ingredient is potato and all the different and creative ways you can present a delicious potato dish. I havent gone to Surry Hills for lunch in a while but all the restaurants and cafes in that area are great and Mad Spuds is the best in my opinion. Recommendation? Crispy potato skins and the nachos!

  • Visited April 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Food
Helpful?
Thank Robbie N
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Awesome cafe- fantastic vegan options!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

This is an awesome cafe. The vegan options are terrific, with really interesting 'foodie' kinds of dishes. Lots of home made relishes and some great salad options if you're trying to hold back on the carbs haha. Great coffee every time.
It has gluten free options as well as vegetarian, vegan and omnivore meals.
It is very well priced, and you will leave feeling full. It's not super cheap, but the size of the meals make it great value.
It is closed on Mondays and apparently the word is out as it is super busy on weekends now too...
Highly recommended!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Food
Helpful?
Thank OneEyedBetty
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Level Contributor
123 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Very creative menu”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

I had the most delicious chorizo and sweet potato. The place was very busy but we didnt wait long for a seat outside. Service was a little slow but the food was worth the wait. The presentation was beautiful. Like a work of art.

Visited August 2012
Helpful?
Thank Kellie I
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Mad Spuds Cafe also viewed

 
Sydney, New South Wales
 
Sydney, New South Wales
Sydney, New South Wales
 

Been to Mad Spuds Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing