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    4 Feb 2015

    15 Delicious Cheap Eats To Try In Sydney Before You Die

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    Recently, we shared a few of our favourite places to enjoy an affordable meal in super expensive Sydney — we then asked the BuzzFeed Community to share their own secret spots. Enjoy:

    1. Lentil as Anything

    Where: 391 King Street, Newtown, 2042

    Pay: Whatever you think the food is worth. Seriously.

    "Lentil as Anything in Newtown definitely counts as a cheap eat — it's pay what you want." —Lauren Strickland, Facebook

    2. New Shanghai

    Via Facebook: newshanghairestaurant

    Where: Various locations.

    Pay: Less than $10 for 12 dumplings.

    "New Shanghai is a great cheap alternative to Din Tai Fung." —Aya Bayati, Facebook

    3. Room 10

    Where: 10 Llankelly Place, Potts Point, 2011

    Pay: $13 for the tuna and egg salad.

    —Sabrina Steriti, Facebook

    4. Chat Thai

    Via Facebook:

    Where: Various locations.

    Pay: $12.50 for chicken pad thai.

    "Chat Thai in Chippendale's takeout booth has amazing pad thai, pad see ew, and other amazing food all for 7/8 dollars! So good." —deannaa4b0e5fa49

    5. Chinese Noodle House

    Where: 8 Quay St, Haymarket NSW 2000

    Pay: Delicious dumplings from $8.80.


    6. El Loco

    Where: 64 Foveaux Street, Surry Hills, 2010

    Pay: $6 for a taco.

    "El Loco in Surry Hills has good tacos that are a bargain." —jennaguillaume

    7. Marrickville Pork Roll

    Where: 236A Illawarra Road, Sydney, 2204

    Pay: $4 for a pork roll.

    "A pork roll from Marrickville is always amazing." —jemimaskelley

    8. Lord of the Fries

    Via Facebook: lordofthefriesau

    Where: 537 George St, Sydney NSW 2000

    Pay: $4.95 for a regular classic, chunky or sweet potato fries.


    9. The Soda Factory

    Via Facebook: thesodafactory

    Where: 16 Wentworth Avenue, Surry Hills, 2010

    Pay: On Tuesdays, gourmet hot dogs are $1 each.

    "So cheap, it's basically free." —gyanyankovich

    10. The Naked Duck

    Where: Various locations.

    Pay: $10 for a slow-roasted chicken roll.

    "Naked Duck in Darling Park is good for lunch." —Seth Reardon, Facebook

    11. Mr Crackles

    Via Facebook: mrcrackles

    Where: 155 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst, 2010

    Pay: $5 for a cup of crackling.

    "Every morning I wake up and smile because Mr Crackles exists." —Deanne Meadors, Facebook

    12. Ocean Master

    Via Facebook: OceanMasterNewportFishChips

    Where: 385 Barrenjoey Rd Newport Beach, 2106

    Pay: $11.90 for fish and chips.

    —Brad Esposito, Facebook

    13. Indian Home Diner

    Where: 86 Oxford Street, Paddington, 2021

    Pay: $10.70 for the vegetarian lunch special.

    "Can't beat the $6 Indian kebab." —Samuel Parrott, Facebook

    14. Takumi

    Via Flickr: derivativeofcourse

    Where: Market City/9-13 Hay Street, Haymarket, 2000

    Pay: $3 per plate on the train.

    "Sushi for just $3." —antman1321

    15. Flying Fajita Sisters

    Via Facebook: 127734833939797

    Where: 65 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, 2037

    Pay: $5 for a charred corn cob with lime and aioli.

    "Flying Fajita Sisters in Glebe has $3 tacos (and $3 tequila shots) on Tuesday." —Jemima Skelley, Facebook

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