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.
Italy meets Newcastle's beautiful harbour foreshore at Ristorante Il Grifone. Like all good Italian restaurants, Ristorante Il Grifone is a family run business under the guidance of Italian-born Rober...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-Area-ristoranteilgrifone.aspx
If onion rings, roast potato and home-made Jack Daniels BBQ sauce sound like a satisfying meal to you, a trip to Wests League Club’s Chophouse Grill is in order. The family-friendly restaurant s...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-Area-chophousegrill.aspx
Awarded One Chef Hat -The SMH Good Food Guide 2014
For breezy, comfortable fine-dining in Newcastle, look no further than Subo. The restaurant is the brainchild of husband and wife team Beau...
As one of Newcastle’s oldest restaurants, The Bistro on Darby Street is a sought-after venue for modern day comfort food. The menu offers innovative Modern Australian cuisine, with eight-course ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-Area-thebistro.aspx
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 re...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-Area-customshousehotelatnewcastle.aspx
For traditional Cantonese dining in the heart of Newcastle, look no further than Chinois where traditional Eastern dishes are infused with Western hospitality and style to produce a tantalising taste ...www.bestrestaurants.com.au/restaurants/NSW-Hunter-Valley-And-Newcastle-Area-chinois.aspx