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Tatler Tapas Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Australian, Spanish, Greek
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477 Lovedale Rd | 477 Lovedale road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
+61 2 4930 9139
Thursday
Closed
Hours:
Sat - Sun 08:30 - 15:00
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Aberdare
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is divine. We had the pate, goat cheese and beetroot tarts, pear and rocket salad, chorizo sausage rolls, lamb cutlets, and the bread. Plus a few bowls of the bad boy chips. Could not fault at all. The rose and over the ditch white wine were perfect with all dishes. Service was also wonderful. Definitely will return.

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Thank heatherl436
Newcastle, Australia
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for groups/ families. Tapas is ideal. Food was hot and the only criticism was the prawn we tough not sure if they were fresh. All other dishes whete delish.

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Thank Brian M
Gold Coast, Australia
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stopped here for lunch on Saturday because we had eaten here a few years ago and enjoyed it. Unfortunately this visit was nowhere near as good. We had the ciabatta & olives to start with we both enjoyed that. We had ordered the lamb cutlets (4) to share, and a rocket salad for my partner and chips for me... More 

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Thank Robert W
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

After visiting Hunter Valley 2 months ago we are back for more sensational food and wine! We have started with Tatler and wow what a taste sensation. We have the family on tow this time so our choices had to be a little kid friendly so we started with the bread and warm olives followed by the bad boy chips!... More 

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Thank Katrina B
Sydney
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165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We went for a Saturday lunch with a group of friends. We sat outside which is really nice and overlooks a pond and vineyards. We were all impressed with the tapas the meatballs were great, goat cheese tarts where nice, chorizo sausage rolls with chutney were excellent. But the favorite were the fat boy chips with aoili. We also ordered... More 

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Thank Lasty
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86 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We stopped here for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The food was well prepared and absolutely delicious. The staff were friendly and accommodating. The chef Katy came out for a chat and even gave us an extra serving of chips on the house. How good is that!!! Well worth a visit.

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Thank Eric T
Sydney, Australia
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We came here for lunch before doing some wine tasting. We had crusty bread with olive oil & hot seasoned mixed olives (we ordered this for the bread to dip in the oil of the garlic prawns as that dish didn't come with bread, We also had a half serve of chilli garlic prawns (6 in all and most weren't... More 

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Thank Julie R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We visited with our 3 kids (under 8 years old). The food was delicious, especially the beetroot tart and "chocolate nemesis cake". Yum! The staff were very friendly and accommodating. Highly recommended. Looking forward to our next visit already.

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Thank NAG4
Newcastle, Australia
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The food at Tatler is really something special - fresh, tasty and beautifully prepared. There's a nice friendly, casual atmosphere and I felt very comfortable there as a solo diner. This is a restaurant with real personality. The waitstaff are lovely young people and the chef, Katy, came to each table to chat with guests which was a lovely touch.... More 

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Thank Claire W
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I had been here before and enjoyed on a sunny day today was cold and miserable we were inside and a breeze blowing through the place. Mentioned it to the staff they were so accomodating in fixing the issue. Enjoyed the food from the soup to the range of tapas dishes. Had a chat with kitchen staff they were happy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Spanish, Greek
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 15:00
Saturday
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 477 Lovedale Rd | 477 Lovedale road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock  >  Lovedale
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4930 9139

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?