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Wattle Cafe

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Australian, Café, Family Fare
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240 Great Western Highway, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
0247878153
Today
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Open now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wattle cafe

This cafe has really friendly staff, great coffee and food. Definitely worth a visit especially for breakfast.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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94 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

This cafe has really friendly staff, great coffee and food. Definitely worth a visit especially for breakfast.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Had a very nice lunch here. Despite being very busy, the staff were very friendly and the food and coffee excellent.

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1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Staff with poor attitude pointedly looked at clock at 2:30 when we ordered lunch and then charged extra $2.50 per sandwich,for Turkish bread, because they do no keep wholemeal bread. Will never patronise again

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Wattle C, Owner at Wattle Cafe, responded to this review

You forgot to mention you were obviously irate about other issues before you came to visit us, or this is just the way you are? You were asked several times to take a seat as we do table service but you persisted to order at the counter. If you had of taken the time to read the menu, when you... More 

New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch at Wattle Cafe. I had the goats cheese tart with a gorgeous rocket salad and my husband had the flathead with chips which was crispy and cooked to perfection. The food was excellent. I had a freshly prepared carrot juice too which was NOT over run with ice. The service was very fast and... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We found this cafe as we were heading home from the area. We made it just in time for breakfast and were presently surprised by the food. The service was good. We were served in a timely manner etc although the staff were not rude they also weren't very warm. I also think the cafe could do with more cooling... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Passing through Blackheath en route to Orange, we dropped into the Wattle cafe. Lovely atmosphere, excellent choice of menu, swift, efficient and friendly service. Large portions for the hungry traveller all at very reasonable prices. Definitely an excellent watering hole if you're en route west.

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New South Wales, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Dropped in to get a takeaway coffee but ended up sitting for coffee and cake. Cake was yummy so got myself another take away to go, Service was friendly and very fast. Recommend for morning or afternoon tea

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Brisbane, Australia
Top Contributor
186 reviews 186 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Our group of eight found a big table inside to fit us all. Service was quick and friendly. I had a goat's cheese, apple & walnut salad while my partner had a vegie burger. Both were delicious. One of our group has special dietary needs and the cafe was able to help with this by phoning beforehand. Our group had... More 

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Blackheath, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Realy nice and interesting cafe - nice food and staff, and sometimes thay have excellent artworks on display by local artists and photographers.

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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

No, not mine ... it was the fifth anniversary of the present owners. Paul and Leigh took over the Wattle Café five years ago today (19/12/14) ... tansforming it into a friendly, family-orientated café, with delicious food (breakfast and lunch menus) with fresh tasty ingredients, and generous servings. I have been a "regular" since ever and recommend their great coffee,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 240 Great Western Highway, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Blackheath
  • Phone Number: 0247878153

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian, Café, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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