Newcastle & The Hunter Restaurants

"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
The Mill Restaurant

The Mill Restaurant

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Pokolbin

12 Chef Hat Award
Set among the lush, thriving grounds of rolling vineyards and a panorama of the Brokenback Ranges, The Mill Restaurant plates up a refined Mod Oz menu, using seasonal Hunter Valley produce. The Mill’s...
Scratchleys On The Wharf

Scratchleys On The Wharf

Seafood   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Newcastle City

One of Newcastle Harbour’s most iconic and loved seafood restaurants, Scratchleys on the Wharf offers sunsets, cocktails and stunning water views. Overlooking the busy port towards Nobby’s Lighthouse,...
When pondering a Hinterland escape, head to Restaurant Botanica at Spicers Vineyard Estate along Hermitage Road in Pokolbin. A contemporary dining room awaits, with timber tables, cane wicker chairs, ...
"Ingredients Grown On-site or Nearby"
Margan Restaurant

Margan Restaurant

European   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Broke

13 Chef Hat Award
Twilight ExperienceThe Twilight Margan Experience is a food and wine lovers dream. Join us as the sun sets for our a tour of our one acre kitchen-garden and onsite winery. Then enjoy a five-course degustation in our hat...
Set Lunch$48 OfferEnjoy a set lunch menu - 2 courses for $48, or 3 courses for $55. To book or for more information call (02) 4929 5181.
The Cellar Restaurant

The Cellar Restaurant

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Pokolbin

12 Chef Hat Award
Just a short stroll from the Hunter Valley Gardens and centrally located in the heart of Pokolbin, The Cellar Restaurant offers modern contemporary inspired cuisine in sophisticated yet relaxed surrou...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Mediterranean"
Experience the gourmand region of Pokolbin and the Hunter Valley at your own pace, dining at Goldfish Hunter Valley at Roche Estate. This charming cocktail oasis sits nestled in the heart of wine coun...
$12 Cocktails + $15 PizzasWed + Friday 6pm-9pmBookings recommended.
Embark on a culinary adventure where each day and sometimes each table is different, at eRemo restaurant on Ekerts Road in Pokolbin. This modern and contemporary Italian eatery, the centrepiece of Spi...
Cappuccino DayFree UpgradePurchase a cappuccino on National Cappuccino Day and get a free upgrade, i.e. small to regular, or regular to large. For more information, or to book your table call (02) 4929 4477.
Overlooking picturesque vineyards, Twine Restaurant spills out onto a rose-trimmed courtyard ideal for weddings and leisurely lunches, from its location on Oakey Creek Road in Pokolbin. Nestled inside...
Tinto Espresso Bar

Tinto Espresso Bar

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Toronto

Take a trip down to Toronto’s waterfront for a meal at Tinto Espresso Bar, a lively neighbourhood café perched by the edge of Lake Macquarie. In balmy weather, the alfresco area is the place to be, so...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Fulfilling cravings for tantalising spices, Sapphire Indian Restaurant on Glebe Road in Merewether has a loyal local following. This light and bright corner venue greets guests with elegantly set whit...
There’s nowhere quite like Worn-Out-Wares Café, affectionately known as an eclectic one-stop shop for lovers of fine things, in the historic town of Singleton. Set in a delightful building fitted out ...
Zaffran Indian

Zaffran Indian

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Newcastle City

A slice of India awaits Newcastle foodies at Zaffran Indian restaurant on King Street. An exposed brick feature wall, adorned with a mosaic tile-styled mural of an elephant sets the scene for authenti...
The Prince

The Prince

Pub Food   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Merewether

A touch of royal treatment awaits diners at iconic Merewether Hotel, The Prince on Morgan Street. There's a breath of fresh air for this local favourite with new ownership and management pumping new l...
Esca Bimbadgen

Esca Bimbadgen

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Pokolbin

A pioneer of fine dining in the Hunter Valley, Esca Bimbadgen on McDonalds Road in Pokolbin exemplifies the definition of a winery restaurant. Named for the indigenous phrase meaning ‘place of good vi...
"2020 Readers' Choice Winner"
Vines Restaurant at Hollydene Estate presents a unique and inviting dining environment in the Hunter Valley. Unwind over a glass from the estate’s 23 varieties of wine, while taking in breathtaking vi...
Circa 1876

Circa 1876

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Pokolbin

12 Chef Hat Award
An iconic destination restaurant in Pokolbin, Circa 1876 captures the wonder and essence of the Hunter Valley. Housed within Peppers Convent and surrounded by lush greenery, this popular establishment...
Nestled in Newcastle, find The Happy Wombat restaurant on Hunter Street, serving delectable cuisine in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Cosy and comfortable on the inside, this restaurant is suited to f...