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54 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales NSW 2780, Australia
0247823555
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Good for:
Romance

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  • 29
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  • 10
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fine dining, great staff and food!

My partner and I visited on NYE for a nice dinner. When we arrived we were seated straight away and our menus arrived shortly after that. Apart from the menu all sounding divine, there wasn't much choice. However, my partner had the chicken and I had the veal and both meals were excellent. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
tessw16
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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English first
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Fine dining at bistro prices. The attentve service and beautiful food made it a very special evening with family thank you.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Food very average , I had chicken had to send back was not cooked through , waitress was lovely and worked very hard , won't be back

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Dublin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Such a wonderful surprise. Beautiful italian food. Very small amd cosy. Took a chance on this little place and loved it.

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Sydney, Australia
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32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

A colleague and I were looking for somewhere to enjoy an evening meal. Whilst most of the other cafes looked busy, and this one had no-one in it at the time, I did look inviting with it's well-set tables and white-linen table clothes (everywhere else just had bare tables). So we decided to take a chance. We were not disappointed,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The food was absolutely amazing! My husband and I shared the gnocchi for entree and it was so good. Melt in your mouth! Our mains were just as good - steak and veal. And the pannacotta for dessert was also amazing! The staff were really friendly. Would definitely go back again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My partner and I visited on NYE for a nice dinner. When we arrived we were seated straight away and our menus arrived shortly after that. Apart from the menu all sounding divine, there wasn't much choice. However, my partner had the chicken and I had the veal and both meals were excellent. The staff were great, only wished they... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Very good food, great service - even on a busy new years day. Fairly reasonably priced for a wholesome romantic dinner for two.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Not the dinner that I was expecting. The bruschetta I ordered was way too salty. I ordered the gnocchi and it came out undercooked. So I left not having really had any dinner. My partners food wasn't too bad, not great either though. My advice, go somewhere else

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Broadbeach Waters
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25 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

The owner chef is truely talented in every respect. The menu selection, the meal preparation and the beautiful presentation. The table setting, the choice of wine glasses. The wine list at more than reasonable prices. The beautiful selection of background music that adds to to overall Fine dining experience. A special thank you to our waiter Lara, who was so... More 

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Canberra -
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12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Ate here last week and was pretty disappointed, food was very average. It was a hot night and there was no cold water! Just room temperature, not very pleasant. Just ate quickly and left. Wouldn't recommend it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 54 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales NSW 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: 0247823555

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance

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