No matter where you’ve come from, there’s a foodie joint in Newcastle that offers the vibe you want. We’ve selected 3 of our favourite Newcastle restaurants for you to check out.

For “Melbourne meets Newcastle” check out Blue-Door Newcastle

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Okay, now that you’ve cleaned up your drool from glancing at their photos, let’s talk about Blue-Door Newcastle. It’s the new cafe on the block offering amazing dishes, and getting vigorous nods of approval left, right and centre. Serving up:

  • Cool vibes
  • Delicious, wholesome meals
  • Sumptuous menu choices for breakfast, lunch & dinner

You’re in for a treat and be spoilt for choice at Blue-Door Newcastle. Come in for your smashed avocado, quinoa-filled lunch or Matcha CocoWhip fix today!
More details on LocalSearch: Blue-Door Newcastle

If it’s live entertainment and a great pub feed you want, head to The Duke Hotel

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Situated in the New Lambton area of Newcastle, The Duke Hotel has been a hit with the locals for years—134 years, to be exact. Since the 19th Century, this pub has been an entertainment and dining hub for many, and continues to work it’s traditional magic to this day. Serving up:

  • Traditional favourite dishes
  • Classic pub fare
  • Modern á la carte options

The Duke Hotel caters to everyone. Stop by to hear the live band, grab a drink and enjoy a delicious meal all in one warm and inviting location.
More details on LocalSearch: The Duke Hotel

Looking for fun in a picture-perfect location? Eat at Wangi District Workers Club

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​The Wangi District Workers Club has been a choice venue for socials and dining since the ’50s, and remains a classic Newcastle restaurant option.

  • Located on the outskirts of the Wangi Wangi township
  • Overlooking Lake Macquarie
  • Events & functions

The Wangi District Workers Club is not only a great place to dine in, but a terrific venue option for your next function. The club’s restaurant specialises in delicious modern Australian and Chinese cuisine, perfect after (or before) an adventure on the lake—*cough*date night*cough*.
More details on LocalSearch: Wangi District Workers Club

Hungry for more? Check out these 3 restaurants with a twist in Newcastle!