What’s your idea of a good Christmas and New Years? Making breakfast, or eating it? Mixing cocktails, or drinking them? Yeah, we thought so.

Give it up for the teams at these cafes, restaurants and bars. They’ve chosen the tough option – opening Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and other times the rest of us are relaxing.

CBD

Hains and Co
Open every day except Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. $20 cover charge on New Year’s Eve.

Exchange Specialty Coffee
Dec 24 8am–4pm
Dec 25 to 27 closed
Dec 28 to 30 8am–4pm
Dec 31 8am–3pm
Jan 1 & 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

Archie & Co
Dec 24 to Dec 27 closed
Dec 28 to 31 normal hours (closed on Sundays and Mondays)
Jan 3 to 25 normal hours (closed on Sundays and Mondays)
Jan 26 closed

Pink Moon Saloon
Dec 24 12pm–12am
Dec 25 & 26 closed
Dec 27 to 30 normal hours
Dec 31 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

Lindes Lane
Dec 24 11am–5pm
Dec 25 closed
Dec 26 9am–5pm (Boxing Day Laneway Party)
Dec 27 & 28 11am–8pm
Dec 29 & 30 11am–late
Dec 31 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 to Jan 7 normal hours
Jan 8 to 12 closed
Jan 13 normal hours resume

Two-Bit Villains
Dec 24 & 25 closed
Dec 26 & 27 11.30am–4pm
Dec 28 to 30 11.30am–4pm & 5.30pm–9pm
Dec 31 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

Bibliotheca
Dec 24 5pm–2am
Dec 25 closed
Dec 26 to 31 normal hours
Jan 1 to 4 closed
Jan 5 normal hours resume

Hide ‘n Seek
Dec 24 12pm–3pm & 5pm–9.30pm
Dec 25 closed
Dec 26 12pm–3pm & 5pm–9.30pm
Dec 27 to Dec 31 normal hours
Jan 1 & 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

Ramen & Izakaya Himeji
Closed Christmas and Boxing Day only.

Mothervine
Dec 24 12pm to 12am
Dec 25 & 26 closed
Dec 27 to 30 normal hours
Dec 31 & Jan 1 closed
Jan 2 normal hours resume

Monday’s Coffee Store
Open every day except Christmas Day and New Years Day.

La Buvette Drinkery
Dec 24 & 25 closed
Dec 26 to 30 normal hours
Dec 31 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

Abbots & Kinney
Dec 24 & 25 closed
Dec 26 to 29 normal hours
Dec 30 to Jan 1 pop-up at the Port Elliot Sailing Club
Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

Bar 9 Central
Open every day except Christmas Day.

Sean’s Kitchen
Open every day except Christmas Day and New Years Day. New Years Eve sittings sold out.

Madame Hanoi
Open every day except Christmas Day and New Years Day. Limited seats available for New Years Eve.

Nola
Dec 24 12pm–2am (public holiday surcharge after 7pm)
Dec 25 to 27 closed
Dec 28 to 30 normal hours
Dec 31 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

BRKLYN
Dec 24 & 25 closed
Dec 27 to 30 normal hours
Dec 31 6pm–2am
Jan 1 to 9 closed
Jan 10 normal hours resume

Steven Ter Horst Chocolatier
Open every day except Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Fairweather
Open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Honki Tonki
Dec 28-31 12pm-9pm
Jan 1 & 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

NORTH

The Local Grind
Dec 25 & 26 8am–11am
Dec 27 normal hours resume

Red House Shop & Cafe
Dec 24 7.30am–2pm
Dec 25 to 27 closed
Dec 28 to 30 7.30am–4pm
Dec 31 7.30am–2pm
Jan 1 & 2 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

The Coffee Barun
Dec 24 9am-2pm
Dec 25-27 closed
Dec 28-31 9am-2pm
Jan 1 & 1 closed
Jan 3 normal hours resume

**Pane e Latte
Dec 28-31 normal hours
Jan 1-3 closed
Jan 4 normal hours resume

SOUTH

By Blackbird
Dec 24 normal hours
Dec 25 closed
Dec 26 9am–3pm
Dec 27 to 31 normal hours
Jan 1 closed
Jan 2 normal hours resume

Pure Boutique Coffee Bar
Open every day except Christmas Day.

Bar 9 Parkside
Open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Nook Nosh
Dec 24 5pm–10pm
Dec 25 to 27 closed
Dec 28 & 29 3pm–10.30pm
Dec 30 3pm–12am
Dec 31 to Jan 3 closed
Jan 4 normal hours resume

Pollen 185
Dec 25 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 to 25 normal hours
Jan 26 9am–2pm

Hispanic Mechanic
Dec 24 to Dec 26 closed
Dec 27 5.30pm–9pm
Dec 28 to 30 normal hours
Dec 31 5.30pm–10pm (10 per cent surcharge)
Jan 1 to 3 closed
Jan 4 normal hours resume

Barry’s Burgers
Open every day except Christmas Day.

Whistle & Flute
Dec 24 7am–10pm
Dec 25 to Jan 2 closed
Jan 3 to Jan 9 brunch menu only from 8am–2pm
Jan 9 normal hours resume