Newcastle is heaving with a number of locations which all provide a great evening atmosphere. Regardless of whether you’re keen for a few drinks with your mates or would rather a delicious and quiet meal with your partner, check out one of these Newcastle bars or restaurants for a relaxing night on the town.
The Edwards

Classy and relaxing, The Edwards - Newcastle
Classy and relaxing, The Edwards – Newcastle

Up for somewhere a little different? Pop down to Parry Street where you will find The Edwards. This quirky restaurant and bar is the perfect place to relax after a hectic day at work or a jam-packed day of classes. Sink into the comfortable furniture while you sip on one of your favourite drinks to chill your mood. Feeling pretty peckish? Check out the awesome menu at The Edwards and order your favourite dish. If you are dining with your friend or partner, we suggest you try the lemon herb spring roast chicken served with stuffing and cos for a mouth-watering experience. Whatever you desire, this quirky location can serve it up. So what are you waiting for? Swing by to The Edwards this evening and let the good times roll.
Where: 148 Parry Street, Newcastle West, NSW, 2302
The Wickham Park Hotel

Social and friendly, The Wickham Hotel - Newcastle
Social and friendly, The Wickham Hotel – Newcastle

If you are looking for a friendly location where you can sink back a few drinks this evening, look no further than The Wickham Park Hotel. This established location is well-known among both locals and visitors for good beer, good food and good times, so you know it won’t be a let down. Take a seat in the modern beer garden with your friends to enjoy a relaxing vibe after work. You can even enjoy live music at The Wickham Park Hotel depending on what night you decide to visit. Regardless of whether you’re keen to stay up late or have a couple and hit the sack, you can’t go passed this awesome and friendly location when drinking in Newcastle.
Where: 61 Maitland Road, Islington, NSW, 2296
Euro Bar

Dive into deliciousness, Euro Bar - Newcastle
Dive into deliciousness, Euro Bar – Newcastle

Escape to Euro Bar in Hamilton this evening for a fantastic atmosphere and friendly service. If you love nothing more than relaxing with a drink in hand while tucking into a gourmet meal, this is definitely the location for you. Situated on the popular Beaumont Street, Euro Bar is a favourite among the local crowds who gather here religiously to enjoy a fine plate of supper. Home to an extensive wine and beer list choose one of your favourite drinks such as a Little Creatures Pale Ale and relax in this comfortable location while you scan over food menu. Serving up all the evening classics including pizza, pasta, burgers and vegetarian options, you can also enjoy this location for breakfast and lunch if you’re lucky enough to get off work early.
Where: 1/79 Beaumont Street, Hamilton, NSW, 2303
Love all these places? Read this Friday night guide to Newcastle to find out about a few more hip bars to visit once the weekend rolls in. 
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