Restaurants

Pizza in Katoomba

Station Bar & Woodfired Pizza

Bringing visitors and locals together, this is an upbeat space that combines three happy things – craft beer, pizza and live music – in a very likeable space next to the train station. It only does pizzas (plus a co…
Modern Australian in Leura

Silk's Brasserie

A warm welcome awaits at Leura's long-standing fine diner. Despite its contemporary approach, it's a brasserie at heart, so the serves are generous and flavoursome. It's a comfortable space, its chessboard tiles and…
Bistro in Blackheath

Vesta

Feeling the sting of a Blue Mountains cold snap? It's easy to warm up with Vesta’s century-old wood-fired bakery oven roaring in the background, serving up hearty plates of roasted meats (all free range, grass fed a…
Belgian in Leura

Flemish Flavours

Just above the station, this is a surprising find: set in a lush garden, the interior and veranda of a Blue Mountains mansion hold a restaurant serving pork knuckle and mussels accompanied by a range of brilliant Be…
Modern Australian in Wentworth Falls

Nineteen23

Wearing its 1920s ambience with aplomb, this elegant dining room is a favourite with loved-up couples happy to gaze into each other's eyes over a lengthy degustation. While the food isn't particularly experimental, …
Cafe in Katoomba

True to the Bean

The Sydney obsession with single-estate coffee has made its way to Katoomba's main drag in the form of this tiny espresso bar. There's a small but sweet selection of food, with the likes of bircher muesli, baked pot…
Southeast Asian in Katoomba

Basil Nut

In a rather inauspicious location in a shopping arcade off the main drag, this has a pleasing blend of Asian street-food-style dishes augmented by some blackboard specials. It's all pretty tasty and prices are more …
Modern Australian in Blackheath

Ashcrofts

This acclaimed restaurant is a long-time Blue Mountains favourite. The snug dining room is a charming spot to dip into the short but polished menu, which changes seasonally and favours creative pairings and deliciou…
Deli in Leura

Leura Gourmet Cafe & Deli

Perfect picnic prep, with gourmet salads, pies and quiches to go. Local food enthusiasts will want to stock up on local jams, olive oils and vinegars. The great gelato selection is brilliant for bribing kids on a bu…
Mediterranean in Leura

Leura Garage

If you were in any doubt that this hip cafe-bar was once a garage, the suspended mufflers and stacks of old tyres press the point. At dinner the menu shifts gears to rustic shared plates served on wooden slabs, incl…