Dining

DINING

DINING AND EATING OUT

There's something about mountains air that builds a healthy appetite and in the Blue Mountains there's a comprehensive menu of dining options from fine dining restaurants, beaut brunch spots, delectable delis to eclectic casual cafes. All perfect spots to satisfy your cravings.

Katoomba, Blue Mountains is accredited as a "Cittaslow" - or slow city - 1 of only 3 in Australia and more than 100 worldwide. This means we taken the time to identify what is important and special about our town and the surrounding areas and we have put in place strategies to preserve their unique qualities, making life better for everyone. We also have one of the most active Slow Food convivia in Australia: Slow Food Blue Mountains.

These two entities have created some exciting Trails for you to follow and enjoy on your visit. You will find the Coffee Trail, Slow Shopping for Fashionistas Trailand the Heritage and Art Walk to name a few, on this website. For the latest events on offer, including the annual Summer Harvest program in Jan-Feb each year, visit www.sfbm.com.au for more Information.

The Slow Coffee Trail [ 169 Kb] gives some suggested stops from the many excellent Cafes across the Mountains

Download the Katoomba 'Eat Street' PDF.

Bakehouse on Park
Bakehouse on Wentworth is an organic sourdough bakery and cafe. The dream became reality in 2002, when a passionate baker, dedicated to his craft opened for business in Blackheath. Shelves stocked with a display of hand moulded sourdough loaves and the scent of freshly baked bread filling the streets, enticed the senses of passers by. Sweet, tempting cakes, irresistible treats and mouth watering gourmet pies were created to complete the bakeries range. ...
3/31 Park Street , Glenbrook, NSW, 2773
Bakehouse on Wentworth Blackheath
Bakehouse on Wentworth is an organic sourdough bakery and cafe. The dream became reality in 2002, when a passionate baker, dedicated to his craft opened for business in Blackheath. Shelves stocked with a display of hand moulded sourdough loaves and the scent of freshly baked bread filling the streets, enticed the senses of passers by. Sweet, tempting cakes, irresistible treats and mouth watering gourmet pies were created to complete the bakeries range. ...
105 Wentworth Street , Blackheath, NSW, 2785
Bakehouse on Wentworth Springwood
Bakehouse on Wentworth is an organic sourdough bakery and cafe. The dream became reality in 2002, when a passionate baker, dedicated to his craft opened for business in Blackheath. Shelves stocked with a display of hand moulded sourdough loaves and the scent of freshly baked bread filling the streets, enticed the senses of passers by. Sweet, tempting cakes, irresistible treats and mouth watering gourmet pies were created to complete the bakeries range. ...
226 Macquarie Road , Springwood, NSW, 2777
Bakehouse on Wentworth: Leura
Bakehouse on Wentworth is an organic sourdough bakery and cafe. The dream became reality in 2002, when a passionate baker, dedicated to his craft opened for business in Blackheath. Shelves stocked with a display of hand moulded sourdough loaves and the scent of freshly baked bread filling the streets, enticed the senses of passers by. Sweet, tempting cakes, irresistible treats and mouth watering gourmet pies were created to complete the bakeries range. ...
208 The Mall , Leura, NSW, 2780
ESK Restaurant at The Lithgow Workies
Introducing ESK Restaurant a contemporary dining experience that is uniquely Lithgow. Enjoy an Australian inspired menu that has been carefully crafted by Executive Chef Tim Standing and Restaurant Head Chef Aaron Engeler. The menu has been designed to highlight the beautiful fresh produce that is sourced from Lithgow and its surrounding regions. The menu is complimented by carefully selected Australian and international wines, whiskies and signature cocktails. Conveniently adjoined to The Lithgow ...
3-7 Tank Street, Lithgow, NSW, 2790
Hillbilly Cider Shed
Taste the honest earthiness of all-natural crushed cider from famous Bilpin apples at the new Hillbilly Cider Shed, at Shields orchard. The rustic shed is located on a working orchard overlooking the apples trees. Here you can meet cider-maker, Shane McLaughlin and his wife Tessa who lovingly pour tastings straight from the barrels of their famous apple, pear, Scrumpy, and Sweet Julie Apple ciders. The Julie apple - discovered as ...
2270 Bells Line of Road, Bilpin, NSW, 2758
Hydro Majestic afternoon High Tea
Featuring majestic and panoramic views overlooking the Megalong Valley, the Hydro Majestic is one of Australia's most iconic historical hotels. With its understated elegance and warm ambience featuring plush furnishings, fireplace and charming artworks The Wintergarden offers a premium afternoon high tea which is the perfect place to enjoy this grand tradition whilst enjoying the spectacular views of the Megalong Valley. Afternoon high teas are served to your table on ...
5288 Great Western Highway, Medlow Bath, NSW, 2780
Jannei Artisan Cheese Makers
On the doorstep of the Blue Mountains you will find Jannei Artisan Cheese Makers. Coined by some as a 'hidden gem', this multi-award winning boutique cheese factory is known for its fresh and white mould goat's cheese. A visit to the cellar door will give you a unique, slow food farm experience. See how the dairy works, taste the wide variety of hand made cheese, and enjoy a quality and flavour ...
11 View Street, Lidsdale, NSW, 2790
Josophans Fine Chocolates
Josophan's - Fine Chocolates, handcraft extraordinary multi-award winning fine chocolates, using Fair Trade Certified Belgian couverture chocolate, and fresh flavour infusions. Fresh ingredients like mint leaves, basil leaves, vanilla bean, lime and chilli are infused into fresh cream, mixed with couverture chocolate, to create ganache fillings with unadulterated, pure flavour sensations, without the use of preservatives or artificial flavours. Josophan's Leura facility comprises the retail boutique, and also houses ...
132 Leura Mall, Leura, NSW, 2780
Katoomba Family Hotel and Restaurant
Katoomba Hotel has a varied history. Built in 1918, it has undergone various changes, until 2005 when the Blackburn family took over the business and embarked on a complete refurbishment of the hotel. They are committed to restoring this grand old establishment to it's prominence as a traditional Australian hotel in the heart of the world famous heritage listed Blue Mountains, while providing friendly service and a great atmosphere. The Bistro ...
1 - 15 Parke Street, Katoomba, NSW, 2780
Pine Crest Orchard
Everyone is welcome to 'Pick Your Own' fruit at Pine Crest Orchard, Bilpin. Enjoy a day out with the family picking your own fruit, strolling through the fruit trees and appreciating the adjoining Australian bush. You can also drop in to enjoy a picnic in the orchard or a wander around. ...
2549 Bells Line of Road, Bilpin, NSW, 2758
Springwood Sports Club
Springwood Sports Club is located in the heart of the Blue Mountains, just 15 minutes from Penrith and 30 minutes from Katoomba. Newly rebuilt with a brand new contemporary design, the club features lounge areas for members and guests, indoor and alfresco dining areas, an outdoor terrace, sports lounge, bowlers lounge, gaming lounge, multiple function rooms and two bowling green's which cater for local and visiting bowlers. Other activities include ...
83 Macquarie Road, Springwood, NSW, 2777
The Lookout, Echo Point
Perched on the edge of the Blue Mountains Echo Point escarpment, with breathtaking views of the Jamison Valley, The Lookout, Echo Point is a world class food, wine and hospitality destination, unrivalled by any other venue in the mountains. The Lookout boasts three dining concepts including the Milkbar, perfect for visitors on the go, Restaurant 1128 with stunning views and Heritage menus, and BAR NSW, renowned for its wine and beverage ...
33 Echo Point Road, Katoomba, NSW, 2780
The Megalong Valley Tearooms
For over 60 years, the Megalong Valley Tearooms have served up delicious refreshments in a truly idyllic setting. Built in 1956, the Tearooms sit at the base of the iconic upper Blue Mountains escarpments, at the end of a lush 15-minute rainforest drive from the town of Blackheath. They serve all day breakfast and lunch, a large selection of boutique teas, delicious Devonshire teas, and of course cakes, pies and their ...
824 Megalong Road, Megalong Valley, NSW, 2785
Whisk and Pin
The Whisk and Pin Showroom and Store is open in Katoomba showcasing all of their gourmet products. Come and try delicious cookies, gourmet muesli, creative conserves, chocolaty indulgences, extraordinary baking mixes, and sun kissed dried fruit. All products are handmade by their fabulous Whisk and Pinners, using only the finest and most delicious ingredients. Whisk and Pin is a wholesale and retail gourmet bakery in Katoomba. At Whisk and Pin, their mission ...
44 Wilson Street, Katoomba, NSW, 2780