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.

Avalon
Set in the historic Savoy picture theatre building, Avalon Restaurant and Cocktail Bar at Katoomba combines playful art-deco charm with hearty food, friendly service and spectacular Blue Mountains views. Located on main street Katoomba, enter the historic 1936 Savoy picture theatre foyer and make your way past the ticket booth and up the stairs. The restaurant inhabits the dress circle of the old theatre, and offers a decor ...
18 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, NSW, 2780
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
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
Station Expresso
The station Expresso has become a meeting place for both locals and visitors to Wallerawang. Featuring Home Made: Gourmet Pies, Cakes, Tarts, Scones and Pastries all made daily on the premises as well as a selection of breakfast and luncheon items. Sourcing the best local produce which includes their freshly roasted coffee from Fish river Roasters. With a wide selection of milks they can ensure you of the perfect cup ...
Main Street, Wallerawang, NSW, 2845
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