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Mary Ellen Hotel

) #98 of 453 Restaurants in Newcastle $$ - $$$ , ,
57 Railway St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
+61 2 4963 7285
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (11 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
57 Railway St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When getting your car washed behind table 1 espresso and are told that the coffee machine is off an hour before closing, cross the road to the Mary Ellen hotel where staff will make you a coffee regardless of whether the bistro is open or...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really great meals and definitely value for money. There Chicken Schnitzel dishes are yummo. Steaks are really good and desserts yummo too.

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I had dinner at the Mary Ellen Hotel on a Friday night while in Newcastle recently on business. The food and service was great despite staff being run off their feet because it was so busy.

Thank JoLeeS1976
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We booked the restaurant for 51 people on a Saturday night. The tables were all ready on arrival, ordering the food was easy, (maybe a little slow in the queue), but the food came out quickly and all 51 loved it, and the choice of...More

Thank Ruth N
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Busy pub with loud live music, if you can handle the music the meals are great for any age group. I could not fault the food, not the cheapest by any stretch though.

Thank 651prudencek
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Great pub grub at reasonable prices, friendly staff and good wine! Oysters kilpatrick fresh and tasty. The lamb cutlets with mash and veg were cooked medium, tender and delicious.

Thank possie22
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Typical Aussie neighborhood bar with standard offerings. Including musical offerings. We heard some very tight trio(cream configuration) there that really rocked it (and the dancing crowd). Fun.

Thank impartialspectator
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I remember when the Mary Ellen had one of the best pub feeds and undoubtedly the best Schnitty's in Newcastle, Unfortunately, those days are now gone. Dined here last Saturday Night with family and must say that all of us were a little disappointed with...More

Thank Dean2906
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The meal was excellent presented nicely and a good serving. The staff were friendly and a plea sent atomphere.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Food was really good and service was excellent. It was quite crowded but it did not seem overly noisy.

Thank dr0han
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Railway St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4963 7285
  • E-mail
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