Western Suburbs League Club New Lambton is home to a family-friendly restaurant that's not afraid to add a little spice to life. Cantina Mexican Restaurant dishes up Mexican and Italian fare, while it...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/new-lambton/restaurant/cantina-mexican-restaurant
Food and wine
Eating out in Newcastle
Newcastle has an emerging food scene that makes it an appealing spot to indulge in quality food and wine. The city has some serious food credentials four one-hatted restaurants in Newcastle - Bacchus, Subo, Restaurant Deux and Restaurant Mason.
A thriving cultural scene and bustling eat streets have helped Newcastle become an exciting regional food destination. The city has four distinctive dining neighbourhoods offering plenty of opportunities for eating out in style.
Right on the harbour at Honeysuckle wharf, The Boardwalk is the place to head for sophisticated dining and opulent bars with water views. Along Beaumont Street, Hamilton,you'll find a lively pub scene and sidewalk cafes that have a strong mediterranean focus. Darby Street in Cooks Hill has a relaxed bohemian style with cafes and galleries to browse while The Junction has a smattering of restaurants.
Provedores that are well worth visiting include Fishermen's Wharf Seafoods at the Co-op, Wicked Chocolates and PeaBerry Ground Coffee. At Sunday's Newcastle City Farmers Markets you can stock up on fresh, local produce. And don't forget... the Hunter Valley vineyards are just over an hour away.
Located on the Newcastle Marina, Rocksalt Newcastle is one of the Hunter Valley's finest dining venues, overlooking Newcastle Harbour and the Marina at the Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club. Rocksalt Newc...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/rocksalt-waterfront-on-newcastle-marina
Café by day, restaurant by night, Longbench 161 is one of Cook Hill's iconic Darby Street eateries. Breakfast and lunch is standard café Modern Australian fare, but dinner is a little more t...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/cooks-hill/restaurant/longbench-on-darby
The Exchange Hotel Italian Trattoria Restaurant offers a mixed menu of Italian and traditional pub favourites, including daily chef specials. Well-suited to group dining with family or friends, The Ex...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/hamilton/restaurant/italian-trattoria-restaurant
Newcastle's first boutique hotel, The Boulevard on Beaumont is located in the cosmopolitan restaurant and cafe strip of Hamilton. The hotel restaurant, Sabor Bar and Grill offers a relaxed dining expe...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/hamilton/restaurant/sabor-bar-and-grill
Right on the boardwalk of Newcastle's Honeysuckle Drive, Nagisa Japanese restaurant is making its mark. Chef Tetsuhiko, or 'Tets' as he is referred to by locals, has created an impressive menu include...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/nagisa-japanese
Leading the Newcastle dining scene is Restaurant Mason. Under the ownership of two young and ambitious novocastrian chefs, Restaurant Mason offers a smart and elegant space, located beneath the Essing...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/restaurant-mason
Located within the Western Suburbs Leagues Club New Lambton (Newcastle), Brasserie 88 is a stylish Italian-Australian restaurant. The menu is broad ranging; from arancini to gnocchi to slow braised la...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/new-lambton/restaurant/brasserie-88
It's difficult to believe that only a few short decades ago, this grand historic building was used for customs administration. The spacious interior has undergone a total overhaul while still retainin...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/customs-house-hotel-at-newcastle