About Life

7am - 8pm
605 Darling Street Rozelle
(02) 8755 1333

As one of Sydney’s original organic cafe and grocers, About Life knows its quinoa from its quandong. The chain started life in 1996, as a small juice bar in Rozelle.

These days there are six stores. Each teems with health-conscious bodies, arms piled with organic produce and fair trade coffee.

There’s not much missing from the shelves. From unbleached flours and antibiotic-free meat; to organic vegetables and environmentally conscious cleaning products, About Life has made a business out of providing the full range of products you need to live a more responsible and healthy lifestyle.

That mission extends to readymade meals, which cater for dietary variations such as biodynamic, organic, gluten-free, high-protein, detox, vegan and low-sugar.

Given these restrictions, About Life’s chefs do a fair job. Dishes such as sweet corn and shallot fritters, haloumi burgers and colourful salads are all satisfying without being exceptional.

The chain’s sheer popularity, combined with a counter-ordering system, can cause delays and mix-ups. But as the staff and fellow customers are all glowing and zen-like, you’ll probably find it rubs off on you.

Other Locations


  • outdoor area
  • takeaway
  • unlicensed
  • grocer/deli