Flour Drum Newtown

Fine Cafe & Bakery

Flour Drum is a warm, fun and welcoming neighbourhood eatery and bakery renowned for its eclectic creative flair and treasure trove of handmade treats and Christmas fare. Named “Best Cafes in Newtown’ by Broadsheet and Sitchu; “Top 20 Bruch Recommendations” by Zomato.

Our venue is Covid Safe. We strictly follow NSW Government guidelines, and all our team members are fully vaccinated. Patrons must adhere to NSW Government guidelines to enter our premises. We thank you for your co-operation.

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Handmade with Love

All our dishes, pastries, cakes, biscuits & cookies, jams and pasta are made with love by hand fresh from our kitchen. Our bread from Brickfields, artisan coffee is locally roasted by The Blind Coffee Roaster and we offer a selection of Australian-focused wines, local beers and refreshing aperitifs.

“Best Cafes in Newtown” – Broadsheet
“Best Cafes in Newtown” – Sitchu
“Top 20 Bruch Recommendations” – Zomato
“Top 19 places for Best Breakfast in Sydney” – Zomato
“7 places to get a top-of-the-line lamington in Sydney” – Time Out
“The best cookies in Sydney” – Time Out
“Sydney’s best fruit mince pies for Christmas” – Good Food
“Best festive food to order for Christmas” – Broadsheet
‘Mince tarts to die for” – The Sun Herald
“Award-winning mince pies and Christmas pies” – Sydney Eat Street
“Best Cinnamon Scrolls in Sydney to try” – Urban List
“Seven to Try: Sydney’s Best Hot Cross Buns” – Broadsheet
“Sydney’s Best Pancakes” – Where’s The Food
“Top 10 cafes” – Spooning Australia

Flour Drum Garden

Indoor & Outdoor Bliss

Our al-fresco seated garden is adorned with hundreds of rare plants, seasonal flowers, bonsai trees, giant succulents, and recycled Knick knacks. Inside the cafe’s spacious dining room, the seating is set along a 10 metre wall mural by one of Australia’s most iconic and infamous street artists Scott Marsh. At the entrance coffee and takeaway area, the space is filled with daily baked goods, cakes, cookies, jams and preserves made by chef/co-owner John Ageletos, aka @themoonlightbaker.

Due to current reduced seating capacity regulations, we highly recommend that you book your table in advance.

Book a table CALL 9565 2822

Giant Jumbo Cookies - Flour Drum

Giant & Jumbo M&M Cookies

Voted “The best cookies in Sydney” by Time Out Sydney Jun 2020.

These babies are no usual cookie affair, chunky, yummy and studded with M&Ms and chocolate chips.

The Giant M&M Cookie is available daily and the 1.2kg Jumbo version requires 3 days advance notice.

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Pre-order Whole Cakes

Voted “7 places to get a top-of-the-line lamington in Sydney” by TIME OUT Sydney 2021.

Flour Drum cakes are handmade with love from our kitchen.

Custom Made Cakes

Custom-made Cakes

Art you can eat.

Every single one of our unique celebration custom cakes is handmade by chef/co-owner John Ageletos.