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.
Located on a hill overlooking the picturesque vineyard and surrounding countryside, Amanda’s Restaurant offers magnificent views from every table. Guests can choose to dine alfresco in the warme...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-amandasontheedge.aspx
Located in the heart of the Hunter Valley Wine Country, Bimbadgen is a striking winery and vineyard encompassing an expansive cellar door, award-winning Esca Bimbadgen Restaurant, cafe, outdoor amphit...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-bimbadgen.aspx
Nestled in the heart of heritage listed village Wollombi, at the gateway to the Hunter Valley, Panino Restaurant, Café and Deli is the place to go for homely Italian cuisine. Enjoy quality coffee...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-paninorestaurantdeliandcafe.aspx
Uniquely located in a mountain top within the award-winning Eaglereach Wilderness Resort in the centre of the Hunter Valley near the small town of Vacy is Eaglereach Bistro. Combining world-class food...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-eaglereachbistro.aspx
Denman, a suburb of the upper Hunter Valley, is known for its vineyards, horse studs and olive groves. The Denman Hotel has been around since 1903 and its hospitality experience shines in its restaura...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-cepesrestaurant.aspx