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Bamboo Box

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50 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 6998
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10:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 10:00 - 16:00
Thu - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Food came out very quickly,I would say it was average Asian style food but good value for money. The restaurant caters for children and other people came in to order takeaway,seemed popular with the locals.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Because this restaurant was reviewed on Tripadvisor we ended up going there, and we were very pleasantly surprised. The restaurant is not big, but the staff/owner is very friendly, we had a 4 year and 2 year old with us. Inmediately they brought out the coloring books. we ordered one fish & chips for the kids, tasted very good, one... More 

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2 Thank JohnV15
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I was staving when I went there. Quick service but really disappointing taste-could cook much better myself! I had the lynch special of noodles and aside dish of stir fried vegetables. Noodles were dry and tasteless and although there were plenty of vegetables and we'll cooked they seemed very msg to me

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Thank Annalies B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Inexpensive and good food. The staff were very helpful and the service good. It's not fine dining but good regular filling food.

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1 Thank Claire B
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Definitely book a table for this restuarant on a Friday / Saturday night. We had to wait a little but that was expected as we didn't book. The food was absolutely outstanding! Tofu was tasty and plentiful and this is probably the best oyster sauce that I've had at a Thai restaurant! We will definitely come back while next in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We rocked up with a big group and the staff were very accommodating and rearranged tables without any hesitation. The food was super fresh and vegetarian and gluten free requirements were met easily. We'll be back for sure.

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Thank Janis A
Alor Setar, Malaysia
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Had purchased a coffee from this shop in the morning just before heading to three sisters. Tasted quite good. In the evening after the trip, we then decided to stop by at this shop to have dinner. Had some oriental food + rice which tasted really good eventhough whatever that i ordered i could get it from my native country.... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

When we arrive at the restaurant (approximately 6PM, opening time is 5PM) it was completely empty. We decided to give it a try. The server was really friendly and helpful. I ended up ordering chicken laksa which was really great and my wife had the Singapore noodles which were also excellent. They had a Pavlova which we wanted to try.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Great for lunch or dinner, with fantastic choices and great value. Have dined here many times and never been disappointed.

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Thank Mike B
Broadbeach, Australia
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Found this place because of tripadvisor, and it lived up to reputation. Very high level of service, great food, good atmosphere. Highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Fast food, Fusion, Malaysian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 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
Description
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 - Wed 10am - 4.30Pm, Thu - Fri 10am - 9.00Pm, Sat 11am - 9.00Pm. Closed Sunday & Public Holidays.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?