We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shenkin Kitchen

€€ - €€€Cafe, Middle Eastern,
129 Enmore Rd, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9519 7463
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“shakshuka” (14 reviews)
“falafel” (13 reviews)
Closed Now
Cafe, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
129 Enmore Rd, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (91)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I always get the Shakshuka, they make a great version here. Lots of other great breakfast choices available.

Thank bcastiel
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve tried the other Shenkin in Erko - nowhere as good a service as the Shenkin in Enmore. The service is outstanding and the food and coffee amazing. The inside seating is very cosy the outdoor seating is cute and set up well. We seem...More

Thank ShazTKmo
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Food was great but the service was terrible. Had to ask for menu, ask to order, ask twice for water.

Thank SalandPete
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We (two US tourists and their 20-something son) enjoyed a late breakfast/brunch here on a weekend. We were seated outside, in the back garden -- the table a bit too close to any server who needed to get into the back garden, but that put...More

Thank kwix
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing foods great way to start the day ! Sticky Chai is so good . Very cool atmosphere. The staff are so lovely.

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Second visit over the years, this cafe is a place to go. Very friendly service, we decided on the footpath seating, however workmen were making such a racket that we were offered a table out back in the garden. As we had two small dogs,...More

Thank Penycraig
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Opposite the Enmore Theatre - perfect pre show dinner venue. Food amazing (we are 1 x vegan and 1 x vegetarian). Lots of choice and really good value. Plus they make a very nice latte. Highly recommended. Will DEFINITELY be back :)

Thank Katrina W
Reviewed 23 March 2018

I wouldn't normally notice but I was there with some vegans, and many of the starters fit the bill well, with some great cauliflower and hommus and fried dishes. The mains generally had meat or at least had cheese and we didn't have any of...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I ordered the Reuben. Whilst it tasted alright, it didn’t resemble or taste like a Reuben sandwich. One slice of pastrami! How is that even possible on a Reuben sandwich that sells for $18? Another hipster cafe serving pretty average food and overcharging. The pub...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great breakfast here with the family. This wasn't our first time and won't be a last. The food and coffee were great. Lots of options to pick from. Happily come back for a third time

1  Thank CanadianPip
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
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
The Urban Newtown
559 reviews
.25 km away
Cambridge Lodge Guest House
93 reviews
.67 km away
Quality Apartments Camperdown
175 reviews
1.40 km away
Rydges Camperdown
627 reviews
1.44 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Osteria di Russo & Russo
179 reviews
.05 km away
La Ricetta Ristorante Italiano
134 reviews
.05 km away
117 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Camperdown Cemetery
20 reviews
.73 km away
Carlisle Castle Hotel
6 reviews
.47 km away
I Have a Dream Mural
41 reviews
.60 km away
Enmore Theatre
103 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Shenkin Kitchen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Enmore Rd, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Enmore>  > Newtown
  • Neighbourhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9519 7463
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing