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Black Star Pastry

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
277 Australia St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9557 8656
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“pastry” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
277 Australia St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lamb pie is a personal favourite, delicious pastry with a hint of sweetness. Mouth watering slow cooked lamb.. really worthwhile.. sure it costs more than your standard 7/11 pie, but this thing is carefully crafted and designed to explode on your tastebuds.. but yeah,...More

Thank Julian H
Reviewed 6 days ago

so much great food coming out of such a small space! great cakes, pastries, sandwiches & coffee! one word - YUM! this neighborhood gem is a definite MUST VISIT.

Thank Hchez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tiny little shop has some of the most delicious pastries imaginable. These delectable cakes and slices will appease the most demanding. Unusual flavour combinations make these sweet treats an absolute delight! What to choose?

Thank DaphneTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always try to drop in for a quick snack, coffee or cake as I am always happy with the quality! The service may be a little slow as it is usually busy but well worth it

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried their signature strawberry and watermelon cake and the lemon pistachio zen cake. Both were good. The strawberry and watermelon cake tasted light and flowery to the palette. My friend preferred the lemon pistachio zen cake. Queue at the Kinokuniya branch is long and...More

Thank Cyrusho
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We got a very large watermelon cake for my mothers 60th birthday party. It was fantastic. Beautifully light and fresh and great for a large group.

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Tried the famous instagrammable Watermelon and Strawberry cake with a latte and it was great. Must go again to try their other offerings. The cake definitely lived up to its hype.

Thank Lhyunlo
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Their pastries are beautiful, but not that tasty. It tastes a bit artficial if you ask me. Fun, but not really worth the money.

Thank Sasa_zo
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Great coffee great parties what else to ask for. Friendly place good staff. Lots to choose from and everything looks fresh

Thank arnaud f
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We arrived to find a queue of people out of the door. We were wanting to try the watermelon cake which we had heard about. It was very nice, and well worth trying as it is something quite different, but I think the hype is...More

Thank Travelling_Family99
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theatres to the
neighbourhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighbourhood primarily known for its many Thai
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 277 Australia St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Newtown
  • Neighbourhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9557 8656
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