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Jonah's On The Beach

Cnr Shortland Esplanade & Zaara St,, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 5181
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Cnr Shortland Esplanade & Zaara St,, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited JONAHS at Noah's Newcastle for lunch table of 8 chicks who like to lunch n enjoy a glass of vino🍹🍸the set menu great choices, I enjoyed seafood chowder , grilled salmon, n chocolate Tarantino with liquorice ice cream n Beetroot sauce amazing---all delicious., excellent...More

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Location, good food, lousy service. We stayed overnight in Newcastle to catch up with some good friends. This restaurant is perfectly located for a nice view and a relaxed atmosphere where you can have a conversation. We sat at the bar for a pre-dinner...More

Thank RussCanberra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was lucky enough to get a table with no reservation (being a solo traveller often helps) having wanted to visit for a long time. I was not disappointed. Whilst the prices are up there with Sydney prices, the service was faultless; the presentation of...More

Thank LisaGordonSimons
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious, but the portions were tiny. I know an entree is meant to be smallish but ours were really small. 3 little mouthfuls and it was gone. The main dish was absolutely delicious (barramundi) but once again a small serving even though...More

Thank lindal0vely
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a great experience here. We started with Oysters and cocktails at the bar and were going to have dinner elsewhere, but after enjoying these so much decided to dine in the restaurant. Food was superb, my wife had the entree...More

Thank gpsbrian
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I had our wedding anniversary dinner at this lovely restaurant. The meal was very nice and the service was great. Underground parking available.

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Went here for my mother in laws birthday and we were expecting great things, unfortunately great did not eventuate. The waiter we were assigned had BO that could kill a small animal and our drinks took 35 minutes to arrive, not a good start. We...More

Thank Jason T W
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We recently went to Jonah's to celebrate my partners 60th Birthday, unfortunately we had a very bad experience. We first ordered bread to eat while we were waiting for our entree to be served. After 25 minutes we had to chase up the waiter it...More

Thank rcairns2016
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Titled my last review (Nov 14, 2015), "Will stay there again, for sure", and so I did. Stayed there for three days while on business recently. The view from the dining room is fabulous, as was the view from the room. (This time managed to...More

Thank impartialspectator
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was staying at the hotel in which this restaurant is situated. I dined early so got plenty of attention. The food did take a while to come; I was in the restaurant for 1 and 3/4 hours to have two courses. The steak was...More

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Response from MelGol77 | Reviewed this property |
Hi $88 2 courses $115 3 courses $130 4 courses If you go to website it shows all you can pick from also if you pay extra they do matching wines
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Response from Wazza303 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual or dressed up is OK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Shortland Esplanade & Zaara St,, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 5181
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Relax and enjoy our magnificent ocean views... Jonah's On the Beach offers a food and beverage service of the highest calibre. We will cater to your needs to the level you require from a romantic dinner for two to parties, weddings and corporate functions. Open 7 Days for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Full Buffet Breakfast - $28.00 Per Person
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