Please allow up to 48 hours for responses to online enquiries, may be longer during busy periods and weekends.
Parking & Directions
Our car park is located at the rear of the store with the entrance on Cambridge St. Our car park is for patrons only with a time limit of 2 hours.
At busy periods our car park may be full, in which case ample ticketed & non-ticketed street parking is available.
The car park is locked promptly 15 minutes after the store closes.
The Essential Ingredient is located in Rozelle, a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney. Getting here is easy by both car and public transport.
From the city: travel over the Anzac Bridge and continue right onto Victoria Road. Once you reach Darling Street turn left and you will see our store on the corner of Cambridge St, the second right hand turn.
From the north west: travel along Victoria Road crossing the Gladesville and Drummoyne bridges. Turn right at the crest onto Darling Street and you will see our store on the corner of Cambridge Street, the second right hand turn.
From the inner west & western suburbs: travelling towards the city along the City-West Link, take a left hand turn at Balmain Road. Continue along Balmain Road to the right, which becomes Darling Street. Follow for 2 minutes and you will see our store on your left hand side on the corner of Cambridge Street.
Bus services regularly travel along Victoria Road to and from the city departing from Circular Quay and often traveling past Town Hall. From Victoria Road the store is a simple 2 minute walk down Darling Street. Limited services run through the Inner West and stop metres from our door on Darling St.
Light rail services run to Lilyfield Light Rail Station which is a fifteen minute walk from the store through quaint suburban streets.
From the city: bus numbers 500, 501, 504, 506, 507, 510, 515, 518, 520 & M52 OR disembark at Lilyfield Light Rail station and walk to Darling Street.
From the inner west: bus numbers 440, 444 & 445 OR disembark at Lilyfield Light Rail station and walk to Darling Street.