The Easter long weekend is so close we can almost taste it...literally! What are long weekends for, if not for eating your body weight in chocolate and diving head-first into Newcastle's food scene? ️ Is your cafe or restaurant open this weekend?
If the festive season is a little overwhelming for you this year, let a local business in Newcastle do all the hard work for you! Sit back, relax with family and friends, make new friends with those dining nearby, and check out these businesses in Newcastle and surrounding areas offering Christmas Lunch events this year!
With a big event like this in the Newcastle area, what better way to support local businesses and check out the city and its surrounds than to feast your eyes on some delicious food and drinks! Life’s too short to eat food you don’t love. Download Crave and discover food near you, personalised to you.
Whether you’re a punter, a day drinker or just love a long lunch, Melbourne Cup is the
perfect opportunity to indulge. Pop the champagne, splurge on some new threads and book
a table for the race that stops the nation. Novocastrians are spoilt for choice with events
around town for any crowd.
One of our favourite cafes, The Village Newcastle, has a new sister cafe! The Verandah Newcastle, located inside the beautiful space at Poppy’s Home and Garden, was taken over by Sam last month.
Have you checked out the new kids on the block at the Broadmeadow Farmer’s Markets over the last 2 months? Newcastle Vegan Eatery is a new, plant-based foodie experience offering the goods every Sunday from 7am to 1pm.
You all know how much we LOVE a good spread, you’ll always find the Crave team by the snacks table at every party! Recently we were lucky enough to have a picnic with The Greedy Grazer and boy, were we impressed!
Offering an abundance of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options on their menu along with Byron Bay roasted Marvelle Street coffee, you’ll always find something on their menu to suit your taste buds!
Last night the Crave team landed at The Flying Tiger and boy, did we have a fantastic night!
Sure, you could buy another Dad’s bag and a carton of beer but does that really show your Dad that he’s your number one? Father’s Day is the perfect opportunity to spoil your Dad and express how grateful you are for his terrible jokes and wise words of advice. Don’t leave your brunch plans to the last minute, make sure you book in for Father’s Day this Sunday.
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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