Primary Coffee Roasters

This is more showroom than cafe, with coffee from one of Sydney's most experienced baristas.

1/9 Ward Avenue, Potts Point

Gypsy Espresso

For house-roasted coffee and uncomplicated food.

6 81 Macleay Street, Potts Point

Orwells

A menu that doesn’t sacrifice flavour to achieve its nourishing tag, and a drinks list that’s all about fermentation.

4/29 Orwell Street, Potts Point

Fratelli Paradiso

Definitive modern-Italian in Potts Point. Visit for espresso and danishes at breakfast; or come for ground-breaking wines and lasagnetta Bolognese for dinner. It doesn’t matter what meal you have or what time of day you visit, Frat Paz always nails it.

Room 10

Don’t be fooled by this cafe’s modest appearance – it can do plenty in its tiny kitchen.

10 Llankelly Place, Potts Point

Joseph Hyde

You’ll smell the carrot cake waffles before you even walk in the door.

34 Llankelly Place, Potts Point

Maurice Baguette

Say bonjour to this grab-and-go baguette bar.

Shop 17 82 Darlinghurst Road, Potts Point

Uliveto

Relaxed and polished with cafe cred.

33 Bayswater Road, Potts Point

Coffee Tea & Me Potts Point

An even smaller version of Redfern's favourite hole-in-the-wall.

87c Macleay Street, Potts Point

Petrol

Delicious, uncomplicated food all day.

9 Springfield Avenue, Potts Point