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Bamboo Box

50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 6998
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

I've eaten here many times. They have a wide selection that is served quickly. Prices are extremely reasonable.

1  Thank ramAustralia2018
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Ordered takeaway. Super quick and well priced. Food was really fresh; even packed the sweet and sour pork separate from the sauce so it didn’t go soggy. Also had Sarah chicken and curry puffs - all delicious. Up there with the best Chinese I’ve had.

1  Thank Ami B
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

From start to finish amazing! The service was lovely. The owner was so friendly and kind. They had a table reserved for us near the door and I asked if it was possible to move as it’s cold and I could feel a flu coming...More

1  Thank tashajane85
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent. The food was so tasty and fresh. The staff were friendly and helpful. We met the chef and praised him for his beautiful food. So much flavour

1  Thank Roswyn S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

It took AN HOUR for the food to come. When it did, the food was average at best. The hot chocolate was extremely watery and the beef was tough and hard to chew. The servers also got our food all mixed up. The “pho” was...More

1  Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I don't know if we just got an off night as the reviews for this restaurant appear to be mostly very good, but we went on Friday night with friends and ordered 4 dishes and only the prawn dish had flavour. The rendang had chillies...More

1  Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I live locally and often go to bamboo box for lunch. Quality and value for money, unfailingly delicious. Staff are lovely too.

2  Thank gjh111neil
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We were charged for the plain hot water and pawn crackers without notice. The food was OK. We ordered three dishes (Beef, laksa, green beans)and one small bowl of rice and the bill added up to 64. More expensive than they seemed to be in...More

1  Thank Zhenzhen F
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I use to love eating at bamboo box but a restaurant in Katoomba in winter without heating is just unpleasant. Turn the heat on. There's an air con on the wall but it's not switched on. Food lis lovely but just unpleasant to sit in...More

1  Thank stephady2006
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We went here for a family meal. 6 adults and 4 children. The meal was delicious and nothing was too much trouble. We can highly recommend this restaurant. Every meal was tasty. Particularly liked the chef coming out tocheck everything was ok.

1  Thank noofywoo
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Rachel M
5 October 2017|
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Response from md3388 | Reviewed this property |
Try call them up to reserve a table. 02 4782 6998
25 November 2015|
Response from bazzawa | Reviewed this property |
I don't know why you have forwarded this to us as we reviewed a cafe and the query is about a resort
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4782 6998
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Located at the top of Katoomba Street this popular local cafe offers a variety of quality food at reasonable prices. Whilst modern and traditional Asian cuisine is the speciality, old Aussie favourites are also on offer (lunch only) to cater for all tastes. Locally roasted coffee and house-made sweets make this cafe a one stop eatery, dine-in or takeaway. Gluten free and vegetarian meals available. Mon - Tue 10am - 4.00Pm, Wed - Fri 10am - 9.00Pm, Sat 5.00pm - 9.00Pm. Closed Sunday & Public Holidays.
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