Cafe Mint, Surry Hills

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Cafe Mint is a modern Moroccan and Mediterranean cafe in the hustle and bustle of Surry Hills (Cleveland Road end). A cute little rustic looking place that serves up your typical (and not so typical) cafe fare by day and twilights as a restaurant by night.

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Their cafe menu ranges from your standard smashed avo and baked eggs, through to their more Mediterranean influenced tagine, mezza plate and fattoush. A diverse menu allows for a lot of variety. They even have your muffins and brownies on their counter for a quick brekky on the run.

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We started with their sparkling water with mint and lime. How refreshing! And so much tastier than plain old sparkling water! The lime in this will really wake you up!!!

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First up, we grabbed the spinach, mint and feta scrambled eggs with a side of sucuk (turkish spicy beef sausage aka chorizo). So incredibly good! They have the softly scrambled method down pat. Soft and creamy and delicious! And that sucuk! It whacks a solid punch so if you like your spice, then make sure you grab a side serving of these!

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We also grabbed one of their Lebanese flat bread plates. Their options range from lamb, chicken, prawns and halloumi to name a few. Our choice was the lamb kefta with mint yoghurt and salad.

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The lamb keftas are delicious and a highly recommended dish! Loads of flavour in those lamb patties.

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We also tried their couscous salad with fresh and roasted seasonal vegetables, apricots and pine-nuts. The dried apricots surprisingly worked really well and added a chewy dimension to the salad.

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We visited Cafe Mint for a very enjoyable brunch. But as we looked up and saw their wine selection, we regretted not visiting for dinner instead! A quick look at the menu revealed a 7 or 9 course set menu, a vegan tasting menu, as well as canapé/buffet type catering too!

If you’re on the look out for a cafe or restaurant who serves more than just your typical cafe food, then give Cafe Mint a try!

Cafe Mint

579 Crown Street,
Surry Hills, NSW 2010

Cafe Mint Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Contributed by Susan, who dined as a guest on behalf of 2 Hungry Guys

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