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All 34 Leura Restaurants

Solitary

90 Cliff Drive, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 1164
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Ranked #24 of 34 Restaurants in Leura
Price range: $6 - $31
Cuisines: Australian, Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Newcastle, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Solitary is set in the most amazing location. One can eat a meal inside or outside, whilst feasting on stunning views of the Blue Mountains, set on the cliff between Leura and Katoomba. The staff are attentive yet not intrusive, and on our visit were very accommodating of my need to be totally vegetarian. THe meals were delicious and interesting,... More

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cumbria
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My friend and I ended up here today after a 10k walk and bush climb; naturally we were in need of replenishment and due to its handy location, we thought where better? Unfortunately the answer to this question is ANYWHERE would be better... We were greeted by a hostile, some what older woman who appeared to be front of house.... More

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Sydney
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Sipped a yummy milkshake whilst taking in the stunning view. Lovely outdoor garden and stunning vistas. Cafe tables and comfortable chairs outside. Well worth the visit. The menu looked inviting and the prices reasonable for the location. Give this place a go for sure! You won't be disappointed.

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I went to this restaurant with my partner on a Saturday night at 8pm in winter. The menu had a choice of 5 entrees, 5 main and 5 desserts. We ordered about 8.20pm, got our entree at 8.55pm and didn't receive our mains till 9.45pm! It was so disappointing as the food was delicious but when you start to bond... More

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Had a cozy Saturday evening at Solitary. The staff were exceptionally friendly, helpful and provided us with an special Corn soup appetizers for the family before we even ordered entrees. I had the soft shell crab for entree and it was delicious, fresh and tasty, hit the spot. The pan fried gnocchi was delightful and not too filling. Food 4/5... More

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I went this restaurant with my relatives from Japan. We had lunch from Cafe menu which are reasonable and light. We all enjoyed. However, three hours later, they called me accusing we didn't pay. We had paid by credit card and even left $20 tip! They didn't call me for an apology. This is not pleasant experience and I don't... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great modern Australian cuisine set by a log fire in a family cottage overlooking the valley below. First visit in 20 years and a new owner for what was the 'Fork and View' back in the 1980's.

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Sydney
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Went here with some overseas relatives, basing my decision on the nice website photos. The location definitely did not disappoint. Perched on top of a cliff face you can see down to the valley below. Service was warm and adequate as well. The two servers at front were more than capable at handling the customers (a busload of tourists arrived... More

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Sydney
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

We decided to stay in the mountains an extra night so we could experience Solitary for our selves on Wednesday (should have planned ahead & would have realised they are closed Monday & Tuesday). The atmosphere was great with both fine dinning and cafe style food an option, which the staff handled beautifully on a busy day! Shared the Salmon... More

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1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Visited the place for lunch and despite just 60% full on a tuesday they could barely cope. Waited for almost 30min and they still did not take our order. Avoid this place at all cost. Better places to eat and enjoy the scenery.

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Additional Information about Solitary

Address: 90 Cliff Drive, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 4782 1164
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Leura
Average Prices: USD 6 - 31
Cuisine: Australian, Contemporary

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