Food and Wine
Food and wine in Lovedale and Pokolbin - Hunter Valley
Best food and wine in the Hunter Valley
The Hunter Valley region attracts more visitors than any other wine region in Australia. It includes the Hunter Valley area around Pokolbin and Lovedale, and the Upper Hunter area that includes Scone and Muswellbrook. Fine dining, excellent wines, quality producers, great chefs and food and wine events are tempting enough. Add spa retreats, championship golf courses, relaxing accommodation, country antiques and galleries and it's easy to see why it's such a popular destination.
From Pokolbin and Rothbury to Mount View and Wollombi, Broke and Lovedale, there are around 150 wineries, many offering complimentary tastings.
There are plenty of ways to enjoy the famous wines of the region. Join a bicycle tour or sink back into the comfort of a horsedrawn carriage. Join a food and wine matching course at the Hunter Valley Cooking School or try one of the plethora of food and winery tours in the Huner Valley.
The Hunter is home to some of the best regional dining in NSW. Roberts, Muse, The Old George and Dragon, and Esca Bimbadgen are just a few. Produce highlights include the Hunter Valley Smelly Cheese Shop, Binnorie Dairy, Morpeth Sourdough, Hunter Belle Cheese and Pukara Estate's olive oils.
Boasting three gorgeous dining rooms, The Old George and Dragon Restaurant in East Maitlaind offers the very best of the Hunter Valley with a produce-driven menu and idyllic setting. With three lovely...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-theoldgeorgeanddragonrestaurant.aspx
Visit the Hunter Valley wine region and choose from the profusion of restaurants which feature in this beautiful area of NSW. Whether you are visiting wineries in the area, or looking for the perfect ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-huntervalleyrestaurants.aspx
With views rolling out to the Brokenback mountains, Restaurant Botanica is nestled amidst the vineyards of Spicers Vineyards Estate. Offering a unique and regionally distinctive dining experience, Res...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-spicersvineyardsestate.aspx
A must-visit restaurant when in the Hunter Valley, The Beltree will charm you with its rustic setting and honest Italian fare. Expect house-made sausages, gnocchi, slow cooked lamb shoulder and suckli...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-thebeltree.aspx