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Newcastle & The Hunter Modern Australian Restaurants

Goldfish Hunter Valley

Goldfish Hunter Valley

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30 AM

Pokolbin

Cocktail Master Class Hunter Valley$149 Per PersonImmerse yourself in the art of mixology with our Cocktail Masterclass at Goldfish Bar and Restaurant in the captivating Hunter Valley. Goldfish mixologists can make a mean cocktail; now, you can le...
NINETEEN

NINETEEN

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00 AM

Pokolbin

First Creek Wine DinnerJoin us on the 25th JuneJoin us on the 25th June in the Bistro for an evening with Greg Silkman and First Creek Wines. TICKETS | $130 per person | Book a table of 8 for $960. Book your tickets online now, but hurry limite...
"Ingredients Grown On-site or Nearby"
Winter Farm to Table Tasting MenuFriday to SundayOur iconic farm-to-table dining experience. Enjoy a seasonally inspired tasting menu, showcasing the estate grown produce from our vineyard, farm, and local providores.
Restaurant Botanica

Restaurant Botanica

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00 PM

Pokolbin

13 Chef Hat Award
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 chair...
Redsalt

Redsalt

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30 AM

Lovedale

Redsalt 2024 Winter MenuPerfect for WinterWine country’s finest is served at Redsalt Restaurant with our 'behind the vines' ethos featuring the pinnacle of local and imported goods.
Date night at Signal Box this weekend?Book now!We have a fantastic menu everyone will love. Reserve your table on our website ~ see you soon!
Cypress Lakes Bistro & Bar

Cypress Lakes Bistro & Bar

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00 AM

Pokolbin

Live MusicCome Join UsRelax and unwind at Cypress Bistro & Bar every Friday with live music from 6.30 pm. To book your table, call (02) 4993 1555.
Experience a memorable culinary adventure in the heart of Newcastle’s vibrant city at Sprout Dining on Hunter Street. Nestled in The Crown and Anchor Hotel, this restaurant presents a stylish vibe ...
Le Carnivale Dinner & Burlesque ShowBest Show in NewcastleWhisk yourself away on a magical evening of burlesque, circus, drag and wonderful oddities within the stunning walls of Bartholomew's. Featuring both local and interstate performers, Le Carnivale i...
Three Birdies

Three Birdies

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00 PM

Stroud

Amazing food meets breathtaking views at Three Birdies on The Bucketts Way in Stroud. Nestled in Stroud District Country Club, take in stunning countryside views from floor-to-ceiling glass windows...
"2020 Readers' Choice Winner"
Vines Restaurant at Hollydene Estate presents a unique and inviting dining experience on the edge of the Upper Hunter Valley. Located on the site of the historic Arrowfield Winery, this award-winni...
For breathtaking waterfront dining in Newcastle, look no further than Jonah's on the Beach. Located within the Noah's on the Beach Quality Hotel, this award-winning restaurant gives diners pictures...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Set among the lush, thriving grounds of rolling vineyards and a panorama of the Brokenback Ranges, The Mill Restaurant in Pokolbin plates up a refined Mod Oz menu, using seasonal Hunter Valley prod...
Take a break from daily hustle and bustle at Gamble & Brown on Park Avenue in Kotara. Located in the Homemaker Centre, this café and bar boasts old-fashioned service and delicious dishes in a moder...
For weary travellers and locals alike, The Roundabout Inn on Church Street in Gloucester is the ideal place to kick back and relax. Located on a roundabout on the main street, the inn has been newl...
8 at Trinity

8 at Trinity

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Thu 11:30 AM

Morisset

Muse Restaurant

Muse Restaurant

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00 PM

Pokolbin

16 Chef Hat Award Restaurant & Catering Association
HUMBUG

HUMBUG

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 PM

Newcastle City

12 Chef Hat Award
Circa 1876

Circa 1876

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30 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 establishm...