Salvage Coffee | Artarmon

Posted on April 27th, by TheJugernaut in Artamon, Breakfast, BRUNCH, Cafe, COFFEE, SYDNEY. No Comments

Salvage Coffee | Artarmon

Salvage Coffee’s a funny one. We’ve got mates who know the guys (Hey Dan Yee) 1/3 of the guys who own it, and its been a long time coming before we ended up heading up to check it out – trekking north on a work week, up at the crux of dawn and a train ride up to Artamon. In the fairly non descript suburb of Artamon, on the non roadway side down the picturesqueish sidelane, lies Salvage Coffee. The funky Industrial type logo is unmissable as is the rather fancy urban chic look to the whole outfit. And Dan had his day off. Doh.


So Salvage serves up Mecca beans and the fitout is simple, modern with a nice touch of neon. Looks great with ubiquitous tin cups. The mesh gives it an industrial sort of feel. Also, that’s Toby just there making coffees.


Mecca beans, that counter there is actually on wheels. So it moves. Its a clever way if there’s restrictions on what you can build into the space. Its a cool funky space and just hidden at the side is their sweets cabinet. It should be noted that most of the seating here is going to be outdoors.


Beautiful coffee with matching crema art. Latte.


We picked a single origin coffee. This was a bit of a doozy – dug out the info off instagram : “Kenya Kapsokisio from Tim Wendelboe in Norway.” Yup. Its good.


Short black we believe.


smoked ocean trout w pickled fennell, poached egg, creme fraiche – very nicely presented and very sophisticated breakfast eat.


sourdough, guacamole, tomatoes.

We’re glad we popped in. Salvage Coffee looks great, the coffees were really nice and the area in which it sat had a sleepy town feel. Apparently Salvage goes off on the weekend as the locals descend and grab their weekend brunch here and the menu extends to more interesting eats. Nicely kitted out, great coffees and food – We don’t mind this bit of swankiness in Artamon.



Salvage Coffee on Urbanspoon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

+ 5 = 13

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

From The Blog


Grain Bar | The Rocks

Good bless grain bar and their excellent cocktails, great steadily refilled barsnacks (rice crackers) and their excellent floor staff that will give you the...

The Owl House | Darlinghurst

The Owl House was a venue that we probably wouldn’t have chanced upon now – what with the trend now for new and now...

Batch Brewing Company + Nighthawk Diner | Marrickville

Batch Brewing Company is located in a warehouse located in Marrickville (as an aside we’re loving the rise of the innerwest food scene) and...

Brooklyn Social | Surry Hills

Brooklyn Social’s now open and its taken over the old Mexico Food and Liquor Venue. Its a bit of a rock and roll, gin...

Yummy Cuisine | Martin Place

Yummy Cuisine is not the kind of Chinese Malaysian that you’d chance upon – its that hole in the wall; heard it through someone...

Chefs Gallery | Sydney CBD

Chef’s Galley. We’re quite fond of cheap eat Chinese food in Chinatown and somethings got to be said about provincial rustic handmade noodles and...

Bah BQ | Crows Nest

When you think world cup in 2014, Host nation Brazil is at the forefront and there really isn’t a better time for Sydneysiders to...

Harry’s Cafe de Wheels | Woolloomooloo

Harry’s Cafe de wheels is a bit of an institution. If there’s any of them you need to hit -its the one at Woolloomooloo...

Mordeo | Sydney

Located under the Deutsche Bank Place, is Mordeo bistro and bar. Its a modern bistro and bar dishing out southern european cuisine, there’s panini...

Sail and Anchor Range | Beer

Sail and Anchor is a WA #craftbeer and we first experienced them at the Churburger Taste of Sydney burger tasting and really enjoyed them....

Stix Desserts | Surry Hills

Yeah Stix Desserts. We’ve been seeing pics of their super colourful gelato stick display and been meaning to drop in. We were kind of...

China Republic | Sydney

So yes, like Waitan, China Republic aspires to be Sydney’s premium Chinese fine dining. Located at World Square, China Republic does a hell of...

Australian Hotel + Brewery Tour | Rouse Hill

Located at RouseHill, about a 40 minute drive from Sydney is the Australian Hotel and Brewery – home to Australian Brewery brews and cider....

Sony QX100 | So Cal

So here at, we shoot with a SONY RX100M2 (had the M1 before but lost that one drunken night in a cab) and...

Dark in the Park | Park Hyatt

This was a funny one this dinner. Dark in the Park is Lime and Tonic’s “dining in the dark” series of dining experiences and...