Best Cafes for Insta Photos Sydney

The 7 Most Instagrammable Cafes In Sydney

This year we ranked the 50 Most Instagrammable Cafes in the World. And, it’s no surprise that Speedos Cafe in Bondi Beach swooped into the No. 1 spot. However, Sydney’s brimming with Instagrammable cafes, so we figured, why stop at just one? 

We set out in search of the seven most Instagrammable cafes in Sydney because, you know, sometimes great coffee and tasty breakfast simply aren’t enough. Sometimes, all you’re aiming for is that one bangin’ Instagram shot that’ll fill your followers with FOMO. And, we totally get it.

So, without further ado, here are our top picks for the seven most Instagrammable cafes in Sydney. No filter needed for these trendy hotspots.

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1. Speedos

Bondi is one of the most iconic beaches in the world, so to have such an incredible place as Speedos just a short stroll away from the water is a real treat. Speedos serves some of the most beautiful dishes you’ll ever lay eyes on – all hues of the rainbow feature on the menu. An explosion of colours and a scenic waterfront location make this the most Instagrammable cafe in the world, hands down, and definitely the most Instagrammable cafe in Sydney.

Most Instagrammable Cafes in Sydney

2. Social Hideout

We recently ranked Social Hideout as one of the best places for brunch in Sydney. But, they’re just as famous for being one of the most Instagrammable cafes in Sydney. The flower wall screams Insta famous and the colourful dishes they dole out are just as photogenic. Every dish looks as if it belongs in a food magazine feature article. Anything you order is bursting with colour, flavour, and life. Simply put, nothing’s not Instagrammable about this place.

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3. The Grounds of Alexandria

The Grounds of Alexandria is perhaps one of the most Instagrammable spots in Sydney, period. Both night and day, you’ll find something enchanting and magical about this lush garden cafe and restaurant. Green gardens, sparkling fairy lights, and Instagrammable dishes are just a few of the surprises that await you here. They frequently hold events in which the entire space is transformed into a fairytale land. Past themes include Aladdin’s Cave, a Maleficent laneway, and a Nutcracker Christmas.

Best Cafes for Insta Photos Sydney

4. Two Sis & Co.

When it comes to Instagrammable cafes in Sydney, it’s hard to leave Two Sis & Co. off the list. Delightfully vibrant creations fill the menu, meaning that you’re going to want to upload Insta Stories of literally every single bite. A bright white wall provides a clean backdrop for photos of the dishes, which include everything from mermaid pancakes and syrup-filled shots to hairy floss-topped ice lattes. You’ll be rushing to snap your photo before you devour it all.

5. Parlour Cucina

The old-timey decor at Parlour Cucina, previously Parlour Lane, is the perfect backdrop for various different types of coffee-filled Instagram photos. Classy, classic, and timeless are all adjectives to describe the photos that’ll feel your feed after visiting this cafe. Billed as an Italian cafeteria, the stylish, opulent interior is sure to create a quality setting in which to take numerous photos to remember you trip to Sydney in style.

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6. Bay Ten Espresso

If modern, industrial vibes are what you’re after, there’s really no better spot than Bay Ten Espresso. Their superbly crafted coffee drinks aside, this place is Instagrammable to the nines. The bright red neon sign is a great backdrop for a photo, even if you use it as key lighting for a closeup. And, strategically-placed plants hang around the cafe for those looking for a more natural aesthetic. Just remember to get your coffee in the shot before you sip it all away.

7. Cuppa Flower

Darker, earthy tones take hold at Cuppa Flower. Their floral section is great for taking Instagram photos, and the cafe’s decor is diverse enough to allow guests to really tailor their photos to suit their own aesthetic. Add on an inventive menu that’s in line with Instagrammable meals in the modern-day world and you’ve got the perfect recipe for a quality bite with some super photogenic food.

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Elizabeth Thorn

Elizabeth has lived and worked in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia, all of which have contributed to her passion for travel writing. When she's not writing, you can find her exploring little hideouts in Colombia or watching photography tutorials on YouTube.

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