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Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
(02) 4782 9247
Today
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Walked out without ordering

First time I've done it, but after sitting unattended for 25 minutes and watching others who arrived after us get served and fed, we gave up and walked out. Could hardly be that we were missed in the crowd, there were only 2 other couples there. not even so much as a coffee order tended to... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
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English first
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

First time I've done it, but after sitting unattended for 25 minutes and watching others who arrived after us get served and fed, we gave up and walked out. Could hardly be that we were missed in the crowd, there were only 2 other couples there. not even so much as a coffee order tended to. Solemn vow to never... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I enjoyed my lunch here with my partner. Service was slow but adequate. Food and atmosphere were good. Free WiFi useful.

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Greater Perth, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Service was OK. Breakfast was good. The overall appearance of the place was somewhat dated and could do with a facelift.

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Perth,Western Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

You're a bit spoiled for choice in Katoomba for small cafe/restaurants. This one ticked all of the boxes for us - delightful food, fresh, nicely presented and good sized portions, for very reasonable price. Live music was a nice touch - mellow and not too intrusive for conversation. The service was wonderful, we felt genuinely welcomed.

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Sydney
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

This little cafe was bustling with trade even though it was a public holiday. It is a basic, no-fuss cafe that serves good food for breakfast at a decent price. Whilst the service level may be lacking to some regard (they seemed to be a touch under-staffed), they operate on what I would describe as ruthless German efficiency - their... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Had all day breakfast which consisted of eggs, burnt bacon and doughy bread. Waitress was rude and then it was 40 minutes before we received our simple fare. My husband had time to go out and move his car and come back. Atmosphere is basic, food is less than ordinary. Go elsewhere !

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Canberra, Australia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We stopped in here for dinner on a Sunday night as there were very few other places open. The food was quite ordinary - we all had a pasta of some kind which was homemade (which was nice) but wasn't of a great standard. That did leave room for cake though, so we got stuck into that instead. It's a... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

I chose this cafe purely on the merit of offering vegan breakfast options. I had the vegan breakfast for $11.50, which was good value. The food was a bit bland but plenty and not all bad. Coffee (loose leaf) and tea were very good. Service was slow in any way; I was given cow milk at first with my tea;... More 

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Unaccomadting staff, with one extremely rude passive aggressive waitress saying, "I'm just going to stand here and watch, it's actually kind of amusing" as we apologised while trying to move a table to fit into the small tables. I thought it was her job to help us, not stare at us while saying condescending things to us! This waitress according... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Worst cafe in katoomba. We have disgusting french toast and scramble eggs. This one star is just for coffee and HC. I order scramble egg with mushrooms with some bbq sauce. When they bring scramble was on top of toast and sliced horrible mushrooms was on top of scramble eggs and funny part is when i pay bill, then they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: (02) 4782 9247
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?