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Abattoir Blues

Building C, Abattoir Heritage Precinct | 1 Herb Elliott Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park, Auburn, New South Wales 2127, Australia
+(61)97460767
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Building C, Abattoir Heritage Precinct | 1 Herb Elliott Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park, Auburn, New South Wales 2127, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I found this hidden little cafe through trip advisor reviews and thought it sounded like a nice quiet place for breakfast. We arrived just after 10am on a Wednesday and found a seat inside. There were a lot of business people standing around waiting for...More

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here twice now, such a lovely, clean and wonderful environment. Friendly efficient service and yummy decent size food, great coffee and customer service. If your staying near by to see a concert or anything, be sure to come here...More

Thank David W
AndrewE2455, Owner at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

David, Appreciate this review and you swinging past! Glad you enjoyed yourself - looking forward you to having you here again. Kind Regards, Andrew Elias

Reviewed 4 days ago

Dropped into this venue for a quick lunch and choices were limited to burgers and a few mains. We sat outside and that was quite pleasant, and the food and drinks were served rather quickly. We all went for burgers and they were enjoyable without...More

Thank jc222
AndrewE2455, Owner at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hey Mate, Thank you for this honest review, we always look forward to improving and continually growing our establishment and are not able to do that without this sort of feedback. We will take your comments on board for future reference and hopefully will catch...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Whilst I am sure there is much to enjoy about your establishment, we were all way too cold to appreciate any of them as we sat outside for dinner last night. All it would have taken was a few outdoor heaters to change the experience...More

Thank Heidi B
Andrew E, Owner at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Heidi, That’s no good and sorry about that. Our license restricts the use of outdoor heaters (heritage partnered with fire hazards) but we are working on a permanent solution as we speak. Let us know if we can make it up to you next...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

$22 special fish/fries/salad served in hipster fashion on wooden boards. Good portions & juicy flathead. Staff friendly & suggested almond milk in a berry smoothie when I hesitated on dairy - perfect! Burgers, also beef pies with sweet potato. Decent bar offerings at reasonable prices....More

Thank Mel A
Andrew E, Manager at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thanks for the review, Mel! We pride ourselves on our diverse offering and work hard to make sure that we can cater for everyone. Be sure to swing by again soon!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We stopped here for breakfast the morning after our concert was cancelled rather than eat at our Hotel. We had read reviews that it was very good. The food was perfect- poached eggs with various accompaniments and smashed avocado with eggs. Lovely coffee and drinks....More

Thank Unicorn519
Andrew E, Manager at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thanks for the review! It's a shame the concert was cancelled but on the bright side - glad you found us and look forward to you stopping by on your next visit.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We had breakfast at this interesting restaurant. There is not much that can be done about the exterior as it is a heritage building. It is difficult to locate in the Olympic Park and the parking availability is appalling. We had bacon and eggs -...More

Thank Christine R
Andrew E, Manager at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hi Christine, thanks for your review and feedback. We agree that the parking options are limited in the Park, particularly when there's an event on, and our hidden location often means that we're an oasis amongst the hustle and bustle of the area - but...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018

We came here after a game, so expectedly there were many people and there were no more seats inside. There were only seats outside which was freezing cold, but they offered to lend us blankets to use! The staff here were really friendly as well....More

Thank XenaY2
Andrew E, Owner at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thanks for the awesome review and feedback, Xena! Look forward to you swinging by again soon.

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Booked this place for a a pre-game dinner for a GWS game. Booking accepted, then received phone call to say they would have to cancel my booking because they already had a closed function... very poor form to take a booking when you knew you...More

Thank cmacpherson65
Andrew E, Owner at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Hi Campbell, The booking is accepted automatically through the Quandoo Portal and not manually from our end. Although I can appreciate your frustration, unfortunately this situation was out of our hands as the private booking had a mix-up of dates from their end and not...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Was really pleased to find this place across the way from ANZ stadium before the State of Origin game last weekend. We’d traveled over from New Zealand and found the food and drink on a really busy excellent...great, friendly staff we hope to return one...More

Thank TonyM5970
Andrew E, Owner at Abattoir Blues, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Tony, Thanks for the review. It was an absolutely amazing atmosphere on Origin day and I'm so glad you felt it too. Appreciate it and hope to see you again soon. Hope you had a safe flight back to NZ! Kind Regards, Andrew Elias |...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:30
Friday
07:00 - 20:30
Saturday
09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Building C, Abattoir Heritage Precinct | 1 Herb Elliott Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park, Auburn, New South Wales 2127, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Auburn  >  Sydney Olympic Park
  • Phone Number: +(61)97460767
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Description
Abattoir Blues is Sydney Olympic Park’s notorious, fully-licensed, boutique diner hidden away in a historic 1900’s abattoir building. Our menu features high quality comfort food including specialty coffee, classic hot breakfasts, hearty dinners, burgers, homemade pies and craft beers. From our rustic diner to our heritage courtyard gardens – there’s something to discover around every corner. Abattoir Blues lays claim to the Park’s best coffee, food and most preferred spot for pre-event drinks and food. Discover us today to find out why we’re Sydney Olympic Park’s best-kept secret.
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