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The Factory Grind

€€ - €€€Cafe, Turkish,
Shop 1 344 Bourke St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 8021 8026
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Turkish, Australian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Shop 1 344 Bourke St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Factory Grind make a great mocha. It was my first coffee in 6 days and was certainly worth the wait. Well done, I will drop by again Kay

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kay-Halfpenny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden gem in Surry Hills. Absolutely cracking take on a full English breakfast, good value and quick service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank larks_20
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this cafe by accident. Thank God I did. Nice beautiful street with plenty of greenery. Menu had a great variety. Food was extremely fresh and tasty. Service was with a smile and efficient. Only complaint of its worthy, no Pepsi max. I’m not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LindaArzu
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Yummy breakfast and nice place with great service. Olives were also very delicious (sele type) 😋 Try the Turkish breakfast board but the whole menu is exciting!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ErsGozde
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Food is fresh, tasty and colourful. Staff friendly & efficient, coffee v good. Sorry about the photo, I'd already taken a bite!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 28 May 2018

In the constantly mercurial world of Sydney's cafes, there is a hesitancy to make a call as to any one being the best. So let's limit the scope to Surry Hills. Then there is no doubt as to The Factory Grind claiming its place as...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Great Cafe with a young and trendy vibe. Seating is available inside and outside. They are open 7 days a week and open from 6am so perfect for the early risers :) Their menu is quite extensive and you can see a Turkish touch on...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank FoodblogsAU
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The Factory Grind was one of those cafes that sat on the edge of my consciousness. I’d noted it always had full tables when I was visiting venues in the renovated St. Margarets complex, but had never actually made the time to visit. A recent...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I had the big breakfast, not like anything I’ve had before. Included veal (Turkish sausage). Cost a total of $24, abit on the pricey side but it was certainly filling. My girlfriend had avocado on toast which also looked very nice. The bread is general...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sam J
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great coffee for a really good price, where they make it in the way you like. Although the quality of the food is terrific, the best part of the cafe is its charming staff.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank carrivver
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery
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Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 344 Bourke St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8021 8026
  • E-mail
The Factory Grind is a family-run business working with a small and friendly team who all believe in sustainable and ethical food production and business practices. Our menu is comprised of traditional Turkish dishes using local and seasonal ingredients with refined modern twists. Our team is dedicated to creating a relaxed and memorable experience. With doors open every single day of the year whether you're on the run or dining in, the team at The Factory Grind is happy to serve you with a great smile and banter!
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