【Excellent access】 3 of the best cafes in Chatswood!


Hello everyone. I’m @olivertomolife and I’ve studied abroad in Sydney!

Did you know that there are many cafes in Chatswood in North Sydney?

It’s one of the most convenient places in the suburbs of Sydney, and it’s also popular as a convenient place to live.

I’m going to introduce you to three cafes in Chatswood that I’d recommend if you’re trying to wake up from your morning commute to school or work!

All of the cafes I’m about to introduce are close to the train station, so don’t miss them!

Recommended for
  • People who are looking for the best cafes in Chatswood
  • Want to know what cafes are recommended in the suburbs of Sydney
  • Want to know about cafes around North Sydney

Contents of this article
  • Three of the best cafes in Chatswood!
  • What is Chatswood?
  • The Charm of Chatswood

I experienced studying abroad in Sydney for a year starting in 2018. I am currently writing a blog based on that experience.

By reading this post, you’ll get to know about the best cafes in Chatswood!


Three of the best cafes in Chatswood!

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1 Locomotion Coffee

Locomotion Coffee is a cafe located inside the Chatswood train station that serves delicious coffee as well as bagels and other snacks.

The price of coffee is average at $4 Australian dollars, so it’s a cafe you can easily go to!

The store closes at noon, so it is recommended to visit in the morning.

Locomotion Coffee
  • Address: Shop 15, Interchange Centre, 438 Victoria Ave, Chatswood NSW 2067 Australia
  • Opening hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 1:00pm
  • Closed: Saturday and Sunday

2 The Steam Engine

The Steam Engine is a cafe in Chatswood Station that specializes in espresso.

The store has a relaxed atmosphere and coffee is available.

The espresso, the store’s signature drink, starts at $3.5 Australian dollars.

The side dishes of cakes and breads are also delicious and highly recommended.

The Steam Engine
  • Address: Chatswood Interchange, 25/436 Victoria Ave, Chatswood NSW 2067 Australia
  • Opening hours: Monday – Saturday, 7:00am – 2:00pm
  • Closed: Sunday

3 Salt & Light Cafe

Salt & Light Cafe is located on Orchard Street in front of Chatswood Station and is a popular place for coffee and light meals such as bacon and eggs.

It has a reputation for its friendly staff and good service.

It’s easy to get to near the station, so be sure to try it out.

Salt & Light Cafe
  • Address: Shop23/455 Victoria Ave, Chatswood NSW 2067 Australia
  • Opening hours: Weekdays 6:30 – 15:00, Saturdays 7:30 – 15:30, Sundays 08:00 – 15:00 

What is Chatswood?

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Chatswood is an area in northern Sydney, New South Wales, 10km from Sydney city.

It is believed to have been inhabited by indigenous people until 30,000 to 50,000 years ago when it was settled by Europeans.

Chatswood was named after the pet of Richard Harnett, who developed the forest.

Chatswood is also a place of commerce, with the headquarters of some of Australia’s largest corporations.

There is also a wide variety of restaurants and cafes, especially Asian restaurants.

Attractions of Chatswood

Chatswood is conveniently located in terms of transportation, as it is served by Sydney Railways and Sydney Metro.

It is also a popular suburban residential area because of its close proximity to the city of Sydney.

There are many shopping malls around the station, making it a convenient place to live.

There is westfield very close to the station, and there is also a cheap supermarket called aldi, which is highly recommended.


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  • If you want to drink espresso, store number 2.
  • Store #1 if you want to buy coffee easily
  • Store #3 for a cafe lunch

I’ve introduced you to three of the best cafes in Chatswood!

Stay tuned for more information on Australia in the future.

Thank you for reading to the end!