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Fully Licenced Thursday BYO wine only BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch with a group of girlfriends and it did not disappoint. Can’t wait to come back and enjoy the delicious food. had the veal and it was excellent, followed by the lemons curd tart. So good!!!

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this restaurant deserves its No. 1 spot on Trip Advisor. The food is superb (you have to try the veal), the service is wonderful, excellent wine list, and the staff friendly and welcoming. Special mention must be made of Duncan who helped make...our visit so special. Thank you to all of you. Gluten-free diet catered for very well too. Can’t recommend this restaurant highly enough.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 1 April 2022

Josh’s never fails to please time and time again. If you come to the Highlands and don’t eat at Josh’s you’re a fool. Exquisite food, staff are sublime, there’s nothing they don’t do well. Bravo!

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 17 March 2022

We took elderly mother there for a significant birthday and we all loved it. There really excellent food and a terrific menu. I had duck confit, yum yum! Everyone was super impressed. The atmosphere in the restuarant was very pleasant and the service good.

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 24 February 2022

We find it hard to go past this much loved little restaurant. Josh and his team consistently combine delicious food, a relaxed ambience in delightful surroundings, and friendly service. Capturing the essence of Southern Highlands dining experience, Josh is our "go to" for brunch, lunch...or dinner & we're never disappointed.More

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 10 January 2022 via mobile

Delicious food with a Greek twist. Lovely service. Highlight of our 5 day visit to the Southern Highlands - will definitely come back for seconds

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 25 November 2021 via mobile

Had a lovely evening. Staff were friendly and service was efficient. Plenty to choose from on the menu. Food was great. We particularly enjoyed the Apple Tart Tartin dessert. Not too sweet, just right.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 19 June 2021

Always a delight to return to Josh’s. Excellent food and service. Thank you to Josh and all your team.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 7 June 2021 via mobile

This place never disappoints. The food is amazing and so is the staff. I’ve been to Josh’s cafe quite a few times and the service is great. The meals always come out hot, tasty and you never have to wait for too long which is...important to me. I can’t believe the lady who wrote a review before me complaining about the cold, yet she was happy with the food and service. Hopefully people reading her review will just laugh. Welcome to the Southern Highlands lady 😁.Perhaps wear an extra layer of clothing… just a thought.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 6 June 2021

I am a newcomer Highlands resident and I looked forward to going to Josh's as so many people have recommended it. Saturday night it was buzzing with people coming and going. The food was good. The wait staff were good. BUT our table for two,...right in front of the swinging front door, was awful. Not Josh's fault that it was 1c but it was far too cold for me. Even with my coat on throughout my meal, it was freezing. When I mentioned to the waiter that it was pretty cold with the constantly opening door, he suggested I put an ancient yak skin over my coat! No thank you and thank you for the sore throat and cough which I now have as a memento. I am 72 and think I could have had much better treatment. The small portions were fine as I dislike places which serve huge ones. But I'm not sure I am up to dicing with the freezing cold outdoors when supposedly seated inside.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Josh's Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5