For those who were brave enough to endure July without alcohol, the end is near. Kiss goodbye to virgin Mojitos and sipping lemonade while the squad takes shots. Take the achievement as an opportunity for drinks on the town. We’ve done the hard work for you and compiled a list of grade A bars where you can quench your thirst.
Whether you’re opting for a healthy lifestyle change, striving to save the planet or protecting our four-legged or feathered friends, Newcastle’s vegan scene is thriving. While the vegan diet is often stereotyped as lacklustre pasta and bowls of steamed veg, the reality is anything but. Newcastle’s vegans are blessed with a plethora of creative, vegan-friendly restaurants who pack a flavoursome punch with your two and five.
When it comes to dining out, cheap wine, good company and great food can make or break an evening. Let’s face it, there's something truly special about being able to down a $2 bottle of Aldi wine whilst dining in your favourite restaurant. Not only is it more affordable, but it also takes the guesswork out of drink selection.
Pop on the kettle, bust out your finest china and raid your Twining’s supply because it’s Liz’s birthday. Like all of us, her royal highness likes to stretch her birthday celebrations out. Let’s face it, one day of attention just simply isn’t enough. You can embrace the weekend with delicious food and a few cheeky drinks without regretting it at your desk on Monday morning. This long weekend, nurse your head and mend those hangover blues the best remedies Newcastle has to offer.
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Sometimes, it’s nice to escape the hustle and bustle of inner city Newcastle and find yourself at a quaint, relaxing cafe with exceptional food.
Bowls, breakfast tacos, bowls, and more bowls! JD's on King Street are taking fast, healthy and delicious to a whole new level!
Their new concept store at Stockland Green Hills has an awesome New York style fit out and taaasty cocktails and food to match!
When thinking of foodie destinations in Newy, Adamstown may not be the first suburb to pop into your mind. Think again! The Barn has only been open for a matter of weeks but it is already making waves and, we’re calling it, has officially put Adamstown on our foodie map!
Crisp breezes and icy nights have left us reaching for steaming bowls of soup, hearty stews and fresh, aromatic bread. Like a bear entering hibernation, it’s time to ditch the summer body goals and start bulking for the winter. After a dreary day in the office, who can be bothered spending 4 hours braising lamb shanks and whipping up lashings of creamy mash? Good thing Newcastle’s restaurant scene can satisfy any craving you’ve got on your mind.
She’s your go-to woman when you need a helping hand, advice, and support. In her eyes, you’re perfect, even when you dump her with an overloaded laundry basket or talk her ear off with your latest soap opera drama. Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to give back and let her know how treasured she is. What better way to touch your Mum’s heart than through her taste buds?
Nothing beats the glorious sight of tantalising platters spread across the table amongst friends. There’s simply no better way to catch up on the latest goss than over gourmet food and wine. Whether your craving Mediterranean antipasto, Spanish tapas or a cheese platter the French would envy, Newcastle’s got your back for a killer banquet.
The explosion of fresh cafés and restaurants onto Newcastle’s foodie scene has sparked new creativity in the region’s chefs. No longer will the classic chicken parma and cheeseburger suffice, kitchens are taking risks, experimenting with global cultures and fusions. Novocastrians can’t complain about this encyclopaedic range of flavours and cuisines to try.
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Have you heard about the newest addition to the Speers Point cafe scene? We recently visited the cute Lakeview Cafe - and believe us, it was well-worth the trip to Lake Mac! The space has a homely and beachy feel, and is perched beside the picturesque, sparkling blue water of the lake to boot.