Visiting Sydney and find yourself in the CBD? Work in the city and craving a high quality smashed avo to get you through the day? Fear not. We’ve taken your plight to the people and the people have responded with their CBD faves.

Scroll through some of Sydney’s clueiest CBD brunchers’ recommendations and be sure to click through on the handy cafe links provided to suss if they’ll satisfy your tastebuds.

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@joliepep –  Fork and Grind (Ultimo)

@stefaniejingBlaq Piq

@gracie_rebekahMecca, Romolo (The Strand)

@jasmineleoniePablo and Rusty’s

@cour7neyjaneMerchants of Ultimo


Sydney CBD

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@emma.cachemailleConcrete Jungle, Henry Lee’s

@hannahmo97The Walrus Cafe

@lauralilian_99Concrete Jungle

@wemdyyyNook on Hunter (great paleo and GF options)

@hayleylikestoeatBlaq Piq, Kansas City Shuffle, Pablo and Rusty’s, The Walrus Cafe

Sydney CBD

Photo credit: @thewalruscafe


@emmakayeePablo and Rusty’s

@chelseanataliaKusuka Cafe (Haymarket)

@mollyymarrRoom Ten

@katiealpenConcrete Jungle, Wild Sage (Barangaroo)

@bloodhound_espressoBloodhound Espresso

Sydney CBD

Photo credit: @bloodhound_espresso

@lollieatsAvenue on Chifley, The Walrus Cafe, Pablo and Rusty’s, Mordeo, Cross Eatery

@chel_ever1Pablo and Rusty’s

@rugbyfelcherDevon (Barangaroo)

@sydneyfoodenthusiastRegiment, Happy as Larry, The Hills