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The Hatter's Cafe

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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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U 1 197 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 4212
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Cronulla Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe looks ok, on the outside. we went in at 9am on a hot 35 degree day , has big fans (.no air con), brought us a bottle of Warm tap water ........Not chilled at all ...The bottle must had never been washed as things were growing at the bottom of it.... so we couldnt drink any.... They serve... More 

Thank John A
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered two bowls of muesli which can literally takes 2 minutes to prepare which turned out to be a 30 minutes proposition! No apology whatsoever from the staffs and the main server behind the counter even gave us an attitude. Doesn't even deserve one star. Would have given ZERO star if that was allowed. Only highlight was clean toilets.... More 

1 Thank Dave D
Parramatta, Australia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I visited The Hatter's Cafe for breakfast and coffee. The interior and decor of the cafe is very interesting especially the photos of local artists with a hat on! I ordered for Italian scrambled eggs with breakfast. The serve size and quality was very good. The staff were pleasant and service was pretty quick for a busy cafe in Katoomba.... More 

Thank FoodieDK123
Sydney, Australia
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221 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Visited for a Coffee and Snack. Very nice layout and variety of seating (indoor and outdoor). Easy to locate on main street as part of the "Hatter's shop" Will visit again and recommend to family and friends

Thank Newo
Bathurst, Australia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here, worst ever whilst the service was friendly the food needs a lot of work. Staff continued to clean with vacuum cleaner throughout the entire meal so the plan of a quiet breakfast was not meant to be. Both ordered big breakfast but could not finish due to the hair in the food and oil on the plate.the... More 

Thank YODA-pup
Merrick, New York
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69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for coffee. Great friendly service and wound up buying some homemade bread to have with the coffee. Worth the stop!

Thank Irene M
Leura, Australia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

A very pleasant cafe - Food excellent Coffee and cake -delicious The staff were very helpful- It is popular with the locals A great place to meet family and friends. Caters for children too

Thank annie0nthem0ve
Blue Mountains, Australia
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150 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Rosti was lovely and it is a busy cafe. I had a glass of wine with lunch and my daughter a coffee. Lovely food and nice environment near the gas fire place and the adjoining shop with hats to have a peek at. Again, prices are a bit on the high side for what you get.

Thank Michelle P
Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

called in for a coffee one morning[lovely] and could not go past the old fashion bread and butter pudding.staff were friendly and competant would go again

Thank dale d
Bathurst, Australia
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Both of us had pumpkin soup with macadamia nuts. We both enjoyed. Pies going past looked great. Service was attentive even when busy. Great basic cafe. Coffee and tea were good

Thank dibern

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 197 Katoomba St, 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?