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Darley's Restaurant

5-19 Lilianfels Ave | Echo Point, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4780 1200
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wagyu” (6 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
5-19 Lilianfels Ave | Echo Point, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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1 - 10 of 553 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A new chef and what a find !! We were 2 x couples dining and all of our dishes were exceptional both in presentation and taste. AS all 4 of us forgot our glasses to read the menu - the waitress soon came back with...More

Thank 755scott
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic setting with an amazing view, go before it gets dark to enjoy. Expensive but worth it. Hand made bread and the special touches in between a very special menu.

Thank getawatwat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is the most wonderful restaurant. So quaint, phenomenal food, very friendly service and excellent atmosphere.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Darley's recently and I have to say it was one of the best experiences I have had in a restaurant in years. The food was great, the wine outstanding and the service from Ash was seriously the best service I have seen in years....More

1  Thank stevebM5976IT
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have not eaten at Darleys. I would've liked to enjoy a fine dining meal at such an established restaurant, but with no vegetarian main offered on their sample online menu, our party of 4 would be each eating the single entree offer of 'hay...More

1  Thank Bontaks
Brayden J, Manager at Darley's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Bontaks. Thank you for providing us some feedback from your visit to one of our websites. Our downloadable menu, available on our Lilianfels and Darleys websites, does include a vegetarian menu as the last page of the 5 downloadable pages, however our Darleys website...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely ambience and staff were very attentive. Nothing wrong with the entree and main but weren’t as great as you’d expect for the price. The highlight was actually the goats butter on fresh bread for us. The dessert, which was supposed to be a drunken...More

Thank Gregory D
Brayden J, Manager at Darley's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Gregory D. Thank you very much for providing us with an account of your recent experience. We will take your valuable feedback into consideration, and hope to welcome you back to Darleys soon.

Reviewed 6 October 2018

We were staying at Lilianfels and decided to celebrate our anniversary with dinner at Darley's. We booked for 6 pm, so were able to watch the sun set over the valley - it was so clear so the view was spectacular. There is either a...More

Thank Myrtle2259
Brayden J, Manager at Darley's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Myrtle2259. Thanks you very much for providing some kind words regarding your recent visit. We are pleased that you enjoyed the ambiance of our restaurant, as well as the skills of our kitchen team and floor staff. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Service was good but the food was no where near five star quality. In fact, I dine in some of the most prestigious restaurants in the world and this has to be one of the worst Wagyu I have ever tried to eat. How long...More

1  Thank Hanz V
Brayden J, Manager at Darley's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Dear Hans V. Thank you very much for providing us with an account of your recent visit. We are disappointed that you did not find our Wagyu dish to your liking, and will take your feedback into consideration. We do hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Staff were fantastic and couldn’t complain about the service - 5 star. Food however was very disappointing, very small portions and definitely not up to 5 star standard. Lamb was tough as an old boot, Wagyu beef was bland and the dessert was minuscule. Very...More

Thank Greatlakesnsw
Brayden J, Manager at Darley's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Dear Greatlakensw. Thank you very much for providing us with some feedback regarding your recent visit. We are pleased that you enjoyed our service, but are disappointed that our menu selections did not live up to your expectation. We will take your feedback into consideration....More

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Had the most wonderfully tasting meal at Darleys at Lilianfels, the Murray cod was mouth watering, the wine list extensive..great atmosphere for a special night out.

Thank Jazzy2015
Brayden J, Manager at Darley's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Dear Jazzy2015. Thank you for choosing Darleys for your special night out. We are glad that you enjoyed our chef's Murray Cod dish, and that you found our selection of wine to your liking. We look forward to welcoming you back to Darleys soon.

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Response from Shauna P | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Sharron S | Reviewed this property |
You can have a drink at Lillianfels beautiful bar & it's just a short walk through Hotel to Restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 47 - USD 115
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-19 Lilianfels Ave | Echo Point, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4780 1200
  • E-mail
Description
Blue Mountains Best Dining Experience | Darleys Restaurant. Our Blue Mountains Restaurant offers modern Australian cuisine which is served in a romantic space that features beautiful stained glassed windows, original ornate fire places, crystal chandeliers and offers guests a breathtaking view of the surrounding gardens and the Jamison Valley. Open: 6.00PM - 10.30 PM : Tuesday to SaturdayA La Carte Menu2 Courses - $95 pp3 Courses - $125 ppNote: Weekends and public holidays - set price 3 courses $125 6 Course Degustation Tasting Menu $160 ppMatching Wines $75 pp
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