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...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/customs-house-hotel-at-newcastle
Food and wine
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.
Set on the boardwalk of Honeysuckle Drive and a five-minute walk from Newcastle’s Maritime Centre and Museum, Bellini's Restaurant offers a contemporary waterside dining experience. The menu boa...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/bellinis-restaurant-and-bar
For breezy, comfortable fine-dining in Newcastle, look no further than Subo. The restaurant is the brainchild of husband and wife team Beau and Suzie Vincent, who between them, have put in the hard ya...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/subo
Silo Lounge in Newcastle takes full advantage of its terrific harbour side location to entertain patrons in a warm funky cocktail lounge. Choose from a great choice of light foods from David Cartright...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/silo-restaurant-and-lounge
The Mattara Hotel in Newcastle is a friendly community hub that offers a wide range of facilities including private function rooms, two bars, restaurant and a kid’s play area. The eatery offers ...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/the-mattara-hotel-
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 special...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/new-lambton/restaurant/chophouse-grill
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...https://www.bestrestaurants.com.au/nsw/hunter-valley-and-newcastle/newcastle/restaurant/restaurant-mason