It’s not often that Monday marks a day of rest. So when it does, make the most of the public holiday by lingering over cups of coffee, long lunches and even longer dinners. We’ve selected some standout (and in a large part, new) cafes, bars and restaurants open for business this public holiday.

Sydney

CAFES
Reuben Hills
7.30am–4pm

Old Mate on Crown
7am–3.30pm

Boscage
6.30am–3.30pm

RESTAURANTS
Redfern Continental
Open from 7.30am and throughout the day, except for dinner.

Aria
5.30pm–11pm

El Loco
12pm–12am

BARS
Opera Bar
Open from 11.30am, cafe will be closed

Arcadia Liquors
4pm–12am

Ananas
Dinner only from 6pm

The Soda Factory
5pm–late

North Sydney

CAFES
Lid & Jar
Open from 9am throughout the day, except for dinner

Shot On Military
7am–5pm

Smalltown
7.30am–2pm

RESTAURANTS
Moorish Blue
12pm–10pm

Tim Ho Wan
10am–9pm

The Burger Shed
11.30am–9pm

BARS
Barrel Bar and Dining
5pm–11pm

The Oaks Hotel
10am–12am

The Botanist
11am–11pm

South Sydney

CAFES
Brooklyn Boy Bagels
7am–4pm

Mint Organics
7am–3pm

Ham
7am–6pm

BARS
Old Joe’s
10am–11.30pm

Inner West

CAFES
Daisy’s Milk Bar
7am–3pm

Plunge N°46
8am–4pm

Deus Cafe
8.30am–3pm

RESTAURANTS
The Cottage Bar and Kitchen
5pm–12am

Lentil As Anything
12pm–9pm

The Royal Leichhardt
10am–1am

Zeus Street Greek, Drummoyne
Open from 12pm

BARS
Balmain Hotel
12pm–12am

The Oxford Tavern
12pm–late

The Henson
11am–12am

Inner East/Eastern Suburbs

CAFES
L’Americano
9am–3pm

Cafe de France
7am–4pm

Gusto
6.30am–5.30pm

RESTAURANTS
Salt Meats Cheese’s Pizza Box
6pm–10pm

A Tavola
5.30pm–11pm

Fratelli Fresh and Cafe Sopra
12pm–9pm

Chiswick
Open for lunch and dinner

BARS
This Must Be The Place
3pm–11pm

The Stillery
8am–12am

The Grand National Hotel
12pm–11pm

All opening hours are confirmed at the time of publishing.