Modern Australian in Blue Mountains

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. Save room for the decadent desserts.
European in Blue Mountains


This acclaimed restaurant may have new owners but it still retains its excellent reputation as a long time Mountain's favourite. The snug dining room is a charming spot to dip into the short, but polished menu whic…
Cafe in Blue Mountains


The rainforest-alliance, fair-trade coffee served at this diminutive cafe attracts a devoted local following. Excellent all-day breakfasts are popular, too.
Self-Catering in Blue Mountains

Blue Mountains Food Co-op

The perfect stop for hard-core self-caterers and bushwalkers in need of goodies for their backpacks, the Co-op stocks organic, vegan and gluten-free local foods and produce.
Mediterranean in Glenbrook

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…
Cafe in Blue Mountains

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. Food is limited to the likes of bircher muesli and waffles.
Korean in Blue Mountains

Sanwiye Korean Cafe

In the sea of overpriced mediocrity that is the Katoomba dining scene, this tiny place distinguishes itself with fresh and tasty food made with love by the Korean owners.
Modern Australian in Glenbrook


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

Cafe Madeleine

The sister to a chocolate shop, Madeleine excels in sweet treats such as chocolate-drenched waffles, cakes and hot chocolates. Mind you, the eggy breakfasts and French-influenced savoury dishes are also excellent.
Deli in Glenbrook

Leura Gourmet Cafe & Deli

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