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The Lounge at Lilianfels

5-19 Lilianfels Avenue | Katoomba, Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4780 1200
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“caesar salad” (5 reviews)
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Australian, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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5-19 Lilianfels Avenue | Katoomba, Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

High tea was ok, but not amazing. Many of the items appear to have come out of a packet rather than being made on site, and not all that fresh. The cost of $138 for two did not reflect the quality on offer. The lack...More

Thank bp1828
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear bp1828, Thank you for reviewing your recent dining experience at Lilianfels Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. I am disappointed to read that on this occasion our high tea offerings did not meet expectations. Please accept my apologies, and rest assured all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never had to reserve a seat in a bar before, but you do have to here in peak periods - says lots about the bar! Laid bac with great service. Would recommend for a drink or a snack. Appeared to be child friendly.More

Thank westernsydney
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear westernsydney, Thank you for reviewing your recent dining experience at Lilianfels Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa It’s a pleasure to read that you had a relaxing and enjoyable time, and that our team looked after you. I hope we can welcome...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The food and service are not reflective of the high prices. High tea especially is completely overpriced for the lacklustre offering.More

Thank TripAdvisor1
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TripAdvisor1, Thank you for reviewing you recent High Tea experience in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. I apologise that on this occasion you feel as though the both the food & service in the Lounge did not meet expectations. Your...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

Beautiful fireplace to enjoy the warmth and enjoy a drink Staff very helpful and attentive A place away from home also kid friendlyMore

Thank Het223
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Het223, Thank you for reviewing your recent dining experience at Lilianfels Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. It was great to read that our team looked after you. I hope we can welcome you back to Lilianfels Lounge in the future. With...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Celebrated our 24th Wedding Anniversary with High Tea for lunch in July 2017! Staff were Friendly, Polite, Professional and Extremely Attentive which was wonderful! Will be Celebrating again next year for our 25th Wedding Anniversary! Thank you for making our day so Special! Roxana and...More

Thank rjansen71
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear rjansen71, Thank you for reviewing your recent High Tea experience in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. It was great to read that you celebrated your 24th Anniversary with us. I was equally pleased to read that our team looked after...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Lilianfels Lounge is PERFECT for a meal or a High Tea with all the trimmings. The atmosphere is a sophisticated, elegant comfortable and has a magnificent outlook and close to Echo Point and the features of the Lilianfels Resort. Food is "not going to disappoint".More

Thank marksmail
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Dear marksmail, We all thank you for such a positive & uplifting review of your experience in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. We look forward to warmly welcoming you back to the Lounge in the future. With thanks, Ralf Bruegger Group...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Called through for a casual dinner with friends and were treated to excellent club sandwiches and fries.More

Thank PeteC166a
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Dear PeterC166a, Thank you for reviewing your recent casual Dinner with friends in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. It was great to read that you chose the Lounge & that you enjoyed your experience. Looking forward to welcoming you back to...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

The lounge is a great option if you want to dine in while staying at Lilianfels. The piano in the background makes for a great warm atmosphere. The food is good quality although a bit on the pricey side, but what you would expect for...More

Thank VanessaPi3
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Dear VaneesaPi3, Thank you for reviewing your recent dining experience in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. I was pleased to read of your appreciation of the atmosphere in the Lounge, & that the quality of our menu items were met with...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

A beautiful old Hotel with a lovely Lounge... two open fire places, a talented pianist playing beautiful music, freshly made scones (perfect too) with cream and jam - or even if you want to spoil yourself - a treat of High Tea cakes to enjoy....More

Thank Suzanne Maree F
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Dear Suzanne Maree F, I would like to thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. It was great to read that you enjoyed the comfort of the Lounge, not to mention...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I took my wife here for High Tea as a birthday gift. While not my type of thing, she really enjoyed it. We had the French Champagne package and the bubbles were really good. Sandwiches, cakes and scones were tasty and relatively substantial. The decor...More

Thank markharrier2017
Ralf B, General Manager at The Lounge at Lilianfels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Dear markharrier2017, Thank you for reviewing your recent High Tea experience in the Lounge at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa. It was a pleasure to read that you brought your wife here to celebrate her birthday, & that she thought it was the best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-19 Lilianfels Avenue | Katoomba, Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Katoomba
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4780 1200
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Description
The Lounge invites guests to relax in plush Victorian armchairs, curl up by the fireplace with a book, or simply gaze out over the spectacular views of the Jamison Valley. Afternoon tea is served in grand tradition daily and a stylish mahogany bar is the perfect setting for pre-dinner drinks.The Lounge offers all day dining from 11am to Late Monday to Sunday, sumptuous afternoon teas and refreshments served both inside and outside in the adjoining garden.
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