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The Hatter's Cafe

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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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Fairy Meadow, Australia
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I ordered a Bacon and egg sandwish, baclava and juice . I got the juice and baclava but the roll never arrived. I waited and waited and it never came. Bit disappointing really.

Thank Glenn B
Canberra, Australia
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Over $20 for 2 coffees and two not the freshest muffins. Wouldn't go back. Service...well that was lacking as well. Shove 'em in and gouge was my view.

Thank Rob S
Brisbane, Australia
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121 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This review isn't about The Hatters Cafe, it's about the fantastic shop next door The Hattery. We were on holidays in The Blue Mountains from Brisbane and I left my hat at home and when you are bald (I choose to shave) like myself, the sun can be unrelenting. We spotted The Hattery's ad in a tourist magazine and headed... More 

Thank kylebarratt
Timmins, Canada
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428 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice dinner with wine & beer. The deserts were wonderful. Great service as well. drop in, check it out!

Thank Barry L
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Our breakfast at The Hatters Cafe was one of the worst we've ever had. I find it so disappointing as I always believed breakfast to be a meal that is hard to mess up! My partner ordered the big breakfast and barely ate any of it. The tomato and mushrooms were extremely dry, the bread barely toasted and the eggs... More 

1 Thank SarahBolder
Sydney, Australia
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105 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Walked the entire Main Street of Katoomba looking for avocado on toast. Front sign here said avo smash, so we went in ordered our coffees which were a little on the weak side but nice all the same) then when it came to order our breakfast they tell us we have no avocado. So we order two breakfast meals, which... More 

1 Thank Samantha W
Cronulla Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 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
Reviewed 3 February 2017 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 6 helpful votes
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 

1 Thank FoodieDK123
Sydney, Australia
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221 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
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

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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
USD 5 - USD 26
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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?