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Modern Australian   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
Boasting one of the best views in the Hunter Valley, head to Lillino’s Bar & Trattoria on Talga Road in Rothbury for traditional Italian fare with a Sardinian influence. Located at St Clements Esta...
Bolton Street Pantry

Bolton Street Pantry

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Mon 7:00:AM

Newcastle City

Bolton Street Pantry Book Now!Good food, Good coffee, Good times. It’s we’re all about! Open 7 days. We’ll be serving brunch, brews, freshly baked tarts, some smiling faces and good times! Make your reservation today!
"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...
Slingtown Espresso

Slingtown Espresso

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Mon 5:30:PM

Islington

Coffee, creativity and community are the ethos behind Islington café, Slingtown Espresso on Beaumont Street. Nestling among vintage and pre-loved stores, this longstanding coffee haunt is the hub o...
Overlooking the lush grounds of Harkham Wines, Two Fat Blokes Gourmet Kitchen on De Beyers Road in Pokolbin showcases the mouth-watering offerings of the Hunter Valley. This unique café rivals the ...
"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...
Worn-Out-Wares Cafe

Worn-Out-Wares Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Mon 7:00:AM

Singleton

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 o...
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...
Waterfront dining meets Modern Australian food and a down-to-earth ambience at The Dockyard on Honeysuckle Drive in Newcastle. Serving up delicious food, great drinks and the best service the city ...
Find one of the Hunter’s favourite cafes, Table 1 Espresso on Park Road in Speers Point, to refuel and recharge after a day spent discovering all the region has to offer. Sip a Campos coffee under ...
Breathtaking lake views and innovative fare await diners at Table 1 Espresso on The Esplanade in Warners Bay. Exposed slate pillars and circular pendent lights cast a warm, golden glow over a bustl...
Overlooking beautiful Lake Macquarie in Toronto, Casa-Nova Italian Restaurant and Bar on Victory Parade is a relaxing little joint to enjoy Italian fare and cheeky cocktails. Chill out indoors wher...
Embrace a melting pot of Italian cuisine in a relaxed and casual ambience at Salina Restaurant on Pacific Highway in Belmont. Taking its name and inspiration from one of the Aeolian islands aboundi...
Hippo Espresso

Hippo Espresso

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Mon 5:30:AM

Warners Bay

Overlooking Lake Macquarie, nestled along the Warners Bay Esplanade is regular favourite, Hippo Espresso. Shiny black tiles, honey coloured wooden floors and polished steel trimmings make for a fri...
The Cunning Culinarian

The Cunning Culinarian

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Mon 6:30:AM

Maitland

Hidden in a lush valley beside the waters of a stunning mountain river is where visitors find Barrington Bar and Grill of Riverwood Downs in Barrington Tops. Whether travelling from near or far, pl...
Lexie's on the Beach

Lexie's on the Beach

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Mon 7:00:AM

Stockton