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Lindsay's Cafe

12 Norman Lindsay Cres, Faulconbridge, New South Wales 2776, Australia
+61 2 4751 9611
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“scones” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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12 Norman Lindsay Cres, Faulconbridge, New South Wales 2776, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the first weekend of the Lindsay Cafe trying out a new menu after renovations and with a new chef. Some of the service was a bit hit and miss but I give everyone top marks for acknowledging that things weren't up to scratch...More

Thank Trangie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a table for two for 12:30 lunch today. When we arrived we were told that we could have any table outside. As it was unpleasantly windy today I asked for a table inside as we didn't have jackets. We were told that there...More

2  Thank Lesley T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We finished off our visit to the Norman Lindsay Gallery with a light lunch of coffee and scones. The coffee was good and the scones were great - freshly baked, still warm and served with delicious jam and thickened cream. Pleasant friendly staff and beautiful...More

Thank mel3jan
Reviewed 7 August 2017

After spending a couple of hours walking around the Norman Lindsay Museum, you will be in need of a coffee and maybe a meal. Go next door to the cafe. It has a great rural setting, the food is great and we loved the coffee....More

Thank DestinationsJourney
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Have eaten at Lindsay's Café a number of times. The food is always delicious, the staff always great and walking around the grounds of the Normal Lindsay Museum is always lovely. All good :-)

Thank Tania N
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Beautiful location, slightly run down. Décor in need of repair but very tranquil and full of character. Ordered a weak cappuccino and a mocha but got a weak mocha and strong cappuccino? Breakfast was lovely. Serving size was great, wait staff were attentive and friendly....More

Thank bjholiday
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A great cafe with great views, great food, great paintings, great service, and a great atmosphere. A gem in the mountains.

Thank Deborah A
Cherin J, Owner at Lindsay's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you so much for your fantastic feedback. We are thrilled you enjoyed your visit with us and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We purchased a groupon deal because some friends told us it was great value and the food was rave worthy. Maybe our expectations were a little high but we ordered a big breakfast that was dismal in what was offered and an eggs benedict. The...More

1  Thank Tegan V
Cherin J, Owner at Lindsay's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are disappointed you didn't enjoy your Big Breakfast. As you can see from previous reviews we do take a lot of pride in our food and it is disappointing that we did not reach our usually high...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Went last week with my wife for a late lunch. Overall, a positive experience. The pie is absolutely worth the trip and price. I was disappointed with my club wrap. Chicken loaf (assumed you would have grilled it?) and cold sandwich. Didn't enjoy it at...More

Thank Craig B
Cherin J, Owner at Lindsay's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you so much for leaving your review. We are happy you enjoyed your pie. We do get great feedback on it and we are glad you enjoyed it. We are disappointed that you didn't enjoy your Club Wrap. We do use a smoked chicken...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Very nice food and drinks with always friendly and efficient staff. Easy access and parking with a relaxed and pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Doug F
Cherin J, Owner at Lindsay's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Norman Lindsay Cres, Faulconbridge, New South Wales 2776, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Faulconbridge
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4751 9611
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Only one hour drive from Sydney or forty minutes drive from Katoomba, the Cafe is located in the natural bush land setting of the National Trust's Norman Lindsay Gallery and Museum. The licensed Cafe is casual Australian Dining with a la carte options and offers a separate children's menu. We offer a popular and distinctly unique dining experience. You will enjoy the delightful award winning cuisine prepared by Cherin Johns and Dylan Brien, and Choose your lunch from the wide selection created from locally selected fresh produce, enjoy morning and afternoon teas or simply select from Silver Tip's range of freshly brewed Leaf Teas, and freshly ground coffee from Maestros Espresso. Function dining is an experience that can only be gained on this unique site. For the early birds we offer a range of hearty breakfasts to start an enjoyable day. Afterward, we suggest a stroll around the expansive grounds of the internationally listed heritage estate or a visit to the Norman Lindsay Gallery and Museum to complete your experience.
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