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Ashcrofts Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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18 Govetts Leap Rd, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
+61 2 4787 8297
Thu 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

On a recommendation we booked a table at Ashcrofts to celebrate our daughters birthday. The decor is contemporary and comfortable, lighting perfect. It really was a standout meal, all our dishes were delicious. Great service, a really enjoyable evening!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Eaten here a few times for breaky and it has never dissappointed. Everything is delicious and great portions. The waiter is friendly with an awesome personality and you are made to feel like a regular even if your not. There are a few options for breakfast in Blackheath but this is by far the best.

Thank T W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

A great restuarant which uses local produce and wines. A must if you are looking for a high end meal in the blue mountains.

Thank RAML33
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

A small restaurant in the heart of Blackheath. If you are not in the know, you are unlikely to stop, but what an experience! Short card, but impressive dishes. My steak was melting in the mouth. All deserts are just outstanding. I tried the wine by the glass. Generous in quantity and excellent in quality. The ambiance is relaxed as... More 

Thank Philippe O
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Ashcrofts has been institution at Blackheath for decades. Its current owner has produced a varied and interesting menu where you will never be left for choice.lt is a restaurant you can come back to several times in a week if you feel like it- the same cannot be said for other restaurants in this area .I love the mainly local... More 

Thank Peter R
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We went to Ashcroft on a rainy day for lunch. I had heard good things so was expecting them. The food was fresh and serving sizes reasonable, although it really is just fish and chips or steak and chips. Maybe too many chips, nothing to write home about to be honest. The mousse like others have said is pretty good,... More 

Thank CatrionaCatT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

We were lucky and had lunch here, before the early day service was withdrawn. I feel sure if the dinners are anything like the lunches, it will be the place to stay and dine. Great people and nice atmosphere.

Thank Gerald B
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Although this restaurant was recommended to us, we were not quite sure what we would find & whether the price would translate into tasty food. We were very happy to find it was worthwhile & a very delicious meal. Highlights gnocchi, dauphine potatoes with the beef, pork entree & the interesting cheese dessert. Waiter started a bit hassled with a... More 

Thank Susan G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Great coffee, delicious food and friendly, efficient service. Wish we could have stayed for a few wines. Would stop here again! 👍

Thank Emily S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Nice set up.. Not to crowded.. Could potentially become very loud when at capacity. Food was great. Starters pumpkin flowers, Main lamb, 100% ! Going back for sure..

Thank Stefan E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $31
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Govetts Leap Rd, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Blackheath
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4787 8297
At ashcrofts bistro we pride ourselves in using only the freshest seasonal and local produce. We strive to use the most sustainable products where possible, with menu changing seasonally to reflect the availability of ingredients. Working closely together with our local suppliers we ensure that only the best quality produce will make its way from paddock to plate.

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