5 Best Places for Ribs in Newcastle

February 25, 2021 - 2 min read

Looking for the perfect ribs in Newcastle in 2021? Well look no further as we’ve listed just some of the places you can get tasty ribs in Newcastle.

Do you often find yourself craving smokey BBQ ribs in Newcastle, but have no idea where to get them? Don’t worry, for those local or visiting, we’ve done the hard yards for you.

In no particular order, here are just some of top pubs and taverns serving ribs in Newcastle, NSW.

Photo by Bao Menglong on Unsplash

5 Top Pubs & Taverns for Rib Lovers in Newcastle

1. Honeysuckle Hotel

Gather the pack and take a trip to the Honeysuckle Hotel for a rib-tacular meal experience. Their Bistro offers high-quality, locally sourced produce all prepared by a team of highly experience chefs from around the globe.

Perhaps great ribs aren’t your only prerequisite when choosing a restaurant? Great views of the harbour and customer service that’s second to none make this venue a must-visit destination for all Newcastle locals, rib-lover or not.

2. Warners Bay Hotel

Located in the heart of the Warners Bay business district, just moments from the beautiful Lake Macquarie, this restaurant has so much more then just great ribs! Open seven days a week for lunch through to dinner, you can get get your hands on some of Newcastle’s best ribs whenever you please. 

Their smokey BBQ pork ribs are served with coleslaw and beer-battered chips with a half and full portion option. 

3. Ribs & Burgers Charlestown

Just 20 minutes drive from the heart of Newscastle, you’ll find this Charlestown gem. Their slow-cooked ribs are made using a secret family recipe, so be careful, once you’ve tried these ribs, you’ll be sure to have to return to Ribs & Burgers. 

Not only do they serve the perfect juicy ribs in Newcastle, they also claim to have the best burgers too. 

4. Chophouse Grill

What if we told you every meal at Chophouse Grill was accompanied by crispy, thick-cut chips and seasonal veggies. Specialising in steak and ribs, you can’t go wrong with a Chophouse Grill meal.

This family friendly restaurant is located in West Newcastle and is open seven nights a week until late.

5. The Boat Shed Bar

Built in 1979, The Boat Shed Bar is a treasured part of Newcastle history. After being transformed into to an upbeat bar and restaurant in 2015, pouring some of the regions favourite craft beers and fine wines, it has become a go-to for many locals.

Aside from famous ribs, The Boat Shed also serves craft burgers, wings and fries. So there is something for the whole family.

Find the best Pubs and Taverns in Newcastle and your local area on Localsearch.com.au.

Find the best Pubs and Taverns in your area

I'm located in


      Find the best Pubs and Taverns in Australia