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“Great little cafe, small menu.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Yellow Deli / Common Ground Cafe

Yellow Deli / Common Ground Cafe
214 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
02 4782 9744
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Ranked #7 of 72 Restaurants in Katoomba
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Continental
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great little cafe, small menu.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Great place for fresh organic homemade food, which is the reason for the very small menu. Great food, very cool atmosphere. A very different cafe but worth the trip.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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columbus, Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Interesting place. Small menu”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

This is a bring your own place run by a religious group out of tennessee, believe it or not. Great food. The Barramundi sandwich was excellent. We liked it so much we came back a second night. Affordably priced. Small cozy inside booths, made by the cafe operators.

Visited January 2012
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Carlton
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“Delicious morning tea”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

We had morning tea here, delicious scones, jam and cream. Good coffee and a selection of different teas. The scones are so good, one of the English tourists in our group asked for the recipe!

Visited February 2012
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United Kingdom
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34 restaurant reviews
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Great for unreformed hippies and children of the 60s!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

Quirky cafe with a very limited menu run by an eccentric and very laid back group of people. The wood carved interior felt inviting, but the welcome lacked warmth and the service was haphazard to say the least. Choice of meals was fish or chicken burger, or fish or chicken with salad. No red meat and no spuds or veggies. Not licenced so BYO. How this rates number two in Katoomba is a mystery.

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Sydney, AUSTRALIA
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77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
“Real food. Special place.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

You can taste it in each bite. The food is real, and it's made with care and dedication. The cafe is beautifully decorated and is really cosy. Try to go when it's not so busy, so you don't feel rushed to get out once you've finished.
I'd reccommend the breakfast pancakes, and the burgers. And the nachos : )

  • Visited April 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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