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Bamboo Box

50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 6998
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“laksa” (11 reviews)
“spice beef” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Chinese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointing overall experience. Okay service, okay ambience but food was disappointing because we asked if the food had MSG (which I'm highly allergic to) and was told some dishes had MSG but none of the specific dishes we orders did. Some dishes we ordered were...More

1  Thank Anna G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, service and atmosphere We had a large group of 20 but were catered for with plenty of time. Would definitley recommend and go again.

Thank KM2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely, tasty food and the service was good. I would recommend visiting the bamboo box if you enjoy spicy food.

Thank julgr1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a wait exceeding more that double the original 40min waiting time for a takeaway meal, the food once obtained was a huge let down after such a long wait. The food was soft and sloppy. The crispy beef had the consistency of mashed potato...More

1  Thank JenryBrown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is an absolute find! Travelled with a teener and my grandmother... we split the lunch meal to 3 as it was a huge serving. It was a simple restaurant but always busy with Asians and whites. Toilet was clean, service was fast with...More

Thank VinciMom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a group we ordered around $200 of Chinese food from here... they said initially it would be a 40 min wait .. but it was 1 hour and a half.! Food wasn’t impressive for the money we paid, normally I have my leftovers for...More

1  Thank Mel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read the reviews on here and went with that. Ordered our takeaway at 7.20pm and were told it was going to be a 40 minute wait. We got there to be told it was going to be another 30 minutes. Went back to wait another...More

Thank Charlie950411
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small place and quite busy. The wait was a little long but once the dishes came out was delicious! Tasty, authentic and lovely service.

Thank Chantelle B
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a great little find. Food was exceptional, reasonable prices, meal sizes generous and the staff very friendly and courteous. Highly recommend.

Thank John B
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This was an explosion of different Asian spices and flavours in my mouth. The food was so delicious and the customer service was great.

Thank Sandra A
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Rachel M
5 October 2017|
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Response from md3388 | Reviewed this property |
Try call them up to reserve a table. 02 4782 6998
25 November 2015|
Response from bazzawa | Reviewed this property |
I don't know why you have forwarded this to us as we reviewed a cafe and the query is about a resort
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4782 6998
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Located at the top of Katoomba Street this popular local cafe offers a variety of quality food at reasonable prices. Whilst modern and traditional Asian cuisine is the speciality, old Aussie favourites are also on offer (lunch only) to cater for all tastes. Locally roasted coffee and house-made sweets make this cafe a one stop eatery, dine-in or takeaway. Gluten free and vegetarian meals available. Mon - Tue 10am - 4.00Pm, Wed - Fri 10am - 9.00Pm, Sat 5.00pm - 9.00Pm. Closed Sunday & Public Holidays.
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