If you're in dire need of a caffeine hit after the dawn service, or looking to enjoy a long lazy lunch, here's our pick of cafes open on ANZAC Day in Sydney. Relish in your second long weekend people, it's your well-earned day off!
Cafes open ANZAC Day in Sydney
Kepos Street Kitchen
This corner café has built itself a solid reputation, so get in early to avoid the wait. Once seated, the breakfast and lunch menu features all the classics, but we highly recommend the steak sandwich and zucchini fritters. Open 7:30am till 3pm.
Serving up trademark Middle Eastern delicacies including cheese and spinach burekas, hummus plates and falafel wraps, as well as specialty espresso, it's no wonder Café Shenkin is constantly bustling with hungry patrons. Open from 6:30am till 5pm this is a must-try destination on your ANZAC Day off.
Situated at the lower end of Surry Hills, Devon Café is a great spot to refuel after the ANZAC Day dawn service, with its specialties such as 65-degree egg and citrus-cured salmon. Coffee is brewed to perfection courtesy of Five Senses. Open 6:30am till 4:30pm.
Three Blue Ducks
With an emphasis on fresh produce, Three Blue Ducks has become a Bronte institution. Choose from scrambled eggs with black sausage, delicious bircher or vibrant salads at lunch. Thankfully this beachside powerhouse café is open on ANZAC Day in Sydney from 7am till 3:30pm.
Cooh Café & Roaster
For a quick breakfast Northside step into the newly opened Cooh Café & Roaster in Curl Curl where beans are roasted onsite and blends are constantly changing. The team will be opening its doors to dish up bacon and egg rolls with its signature coffee from 7am-4pm. One of Sydney's best new cafes and open on ANZAC Day - brilliant.
Tucked away in the suburban Inner West, Excelsior Jones is certainly worth a visit this Friday. The menu offerings include scrumptious salads, roasted pork sandwiches, delicious hot cakes, and its famed sugar-laden cronuts. 8am-4pm (kitchen closes at 3pm).
St. Honoré Bakery
Celebrate ANZAC Day with true Aussie spirit and tuck into a homemade minced beef pie. At this Mosman bakery you'll not only find award-winning pies, but also a delectable mix of French pastries, cakes and savoury quiches. Open 6:30am till 3pm.
At Deus Café the focus is on the classics, such as burgers, sandwiches and custom-made eggs, and great coffee. Spend your Sydney ANZAC Day afternoon perusing Deus Ex Machina's collection of motorbikes, art, music, surfboards and hip apparel. Open 7:30am till late afternoon.
Porch and Parlour
Rounding off our list of cafes open ANZAC Day in Sydney is Bondi favourite, Porch and Parlour. Spend your day off nestled in this cosy café with a delicious healthy breakfast, great coffee and gorgeous views. Open from 6:30am.