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The Hatter's Cafe

Cafe, Australian, Italian, Gluten Free
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1/197 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
61 2 4782 4212
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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13 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second visit to this restaurant, the first time was good, this time was awful, before we even sat down we were informed by the waitress what food was off the menu, felt like she was giving us a chance to leave.We were a party of 4 and after ordering our food our coffees arrived, one of them... More 

Thank glasgowgirlAustralia
Narellan, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Katoomba and we were starving! Had researched this café and wanted to give it a try. WOW so glad we did. This café is wonderful. The service is wonderful and the food is wonderful. Two of us are Gluten free and there was so much to chose from. Would highly recommend this café. Can't wait to go... More 

Thank thekirkland7
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately the food was disappointing! The actual steak in the Steak sandwich was the size of a McDonalds cheeseburger, not worth the $22.90 price tag. My daughter had the kids calamari and chips, again the food was disappointing, the calamari was like eating rubber bands. Our whole experience was shocking due to the chaos within the staff not handling the... More 

Thank Helen D
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decor was a bit odd,the food was okay but way too overpriced. To be honest I didn't really enjoy this cafe and would rather go to yellow deli around the corner

Thank Em H
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wouldn't patronise this place again. We waited quite a fair bit of time approx 40 mins for the food to arrive, and the fish was raw in places. Per fish set is $20.90 and it isn't exciting for the dish to come served half raw ... Service from the floor waiter was half hearted .. I rather you just... More 

Thank misty2323
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The couple in front of me and I were both given the 'we're closed' while they were still serving people in a mostly empty café. Other friends have said the same thing, they close/open on a whim apparently. The couple ahead of me were really upset as they driven up from Sydney, specially. I'm told, if you can catch them... More 

1 Thank Richard N
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had wedges and the hubby had steak for lunch. The steak was very large but mostly fat. Fresh juice was nice but expensive. Cheap wine by the glass. Nice to sit outside and people watch. Was busy inside

Thank RhiannaWeston13
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was impressed with the service, but wished i'd scanned the menu prices before sitting down. I had the plt - pancetta, tomato and lettuce toasted sandwich which was nice but at least $5 overpriced. Wont be back for a meal but will come back for coffee or tea as they support the suspended coffee initiative which I like.

Thank nikki b
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sunny,Warm cafe with Friendly service, great coffee, good variety for breakfast with Gluten free options. Afterwards, went a bought a hat next door!

Thank PamsterMelbourne
Blue Mountains, Australia
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122 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there with my daughter and we both had the house rosti which I would recommend. The prices are higher than what I expected. I felt sorry for the waitress as she was the only one serving and it was flat out. Ok, but nothing flash.

Thank Michelle P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $26
Cafe, Australian, Italian, Gluten Free
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/197 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: 61 2 4782 4212
The Hatter's Cafe prides itself in offering fresh quality meals from locally sourced produce. Enjoy a casual breakfast, choose from a delicious lunch menu or come in anytime for for a great coffee and a selection of desserts

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