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Loaves & The Dishes

180 Leura Mall, Leura, New South Wales NSW 2780, Australia
02 4784 3600
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Ranked #26 of 33 restaurants in Leura
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We generally visit a couple of times a year and always drop in for the French chocolate... It no longer exists on the menu.. Now it feels like the bad cafe in the shopping centre, the scones tasted like cake... The coffee bitter... There is no service and plastic chairs now... Did it change hands or something.... Will not be... More

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Sydney
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This has got to be one of the worst cafes I have ever been to - and one I will never go back to! My coffee was weak and the cup was dirty. We ordered a chicken wrap to share (it was almost $15 - which is daylight robbery) the wrap was inedible. The chicken looked like lamb - it... More

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Singapore, Singapore
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Decent café at the corner of Leura Mall and easy to get to. Main course is pricey but quality is assured. WiFi is available without any fuss. Good coffee, had the latte. Staff looked quite tired and jaded though. Classical mountain music is played throughout the day there.

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Shellharbour, Australia
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Bacon and egg roll - one pc of bacon with an egg. That's it. $11.00. If you are visiting this area, try other cafés before coming here. This can be a last resort if the others are full. Positive: floor staff are smiling.

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London, United Kingdom
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127 reviews 127 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This was the first cafe we stopped in on our visit to the area.We shared a slice of quiche at $17 ,which i think is too steep for what you get...basically reheated from a cabinet and been there a while i imagine.Staff for us were friendly enough.Mostly self service anyway.Not one id recommend or go back to.

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Katoomba, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The food here is 3 times the price of what it should be. We didn't order any because of this. Drinks were average. There are much better places in Leura.

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Sacramento, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Delicious and quick food. Coffee and sweets too. We had a ham on focaccia that was toasted to perfection and still warm when we ate it at the park. The staff is fast and very friendly. The coffee was perfectly made as well. Lots of people eating in as well. So many choices, vegetarian and gluten free. Check it out!

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We used to love this place years ago. This morning we went for breakfast with the young kids. Despite knowing the meals were for kids, black pepper was put all over the kids meals before leaving the kitchen. The poached eggs were all overdone and had no run in the yolk at all. Bacon was dry and overcooked. At least... More

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West Sussex
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464 reviews 464 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

I cannot fault the pie and pastries that we had, nor the efficient way in which we were served, and the choices certainly appeared to be home made, if microwaved, and fairly tasty. Staff were efficient but not friendly, which was so like most Australians that we met, but I suppose that they know that most people are on day... More

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Gloucestershire UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

Had breakfast twice during our stay in the Blue Mountains. Food good, service friendly and not too expensive. Brilliant pot of tea. An added bonus is excellent free WiFi.

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