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Lotus Espresso

50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
+61 2 4969 8133
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“poached eggs” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a very lovely lunch at Lotus over the weekend. Menu is extensive and caters for a variety of tastes. Found it hard to settle on one thing as everything sounded so delicious! Staff very professional and made you feel welcome. Looking forward to returning...More

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I havent tried vegan and Gluten free at Lotus before so ventured into my new food lifestyle not know what to expect. I went to 5 restaurant tonight before Lotus to find interesting purposely prepared vegan food . The others had very limited options or...More

Thank Viv A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

In a rare moment of both The Husband and I being free and childless on a weekday morning we decided to treat ourselves breakfast out. Lotus was previously recommended to us as a great place for breakfast by a friend, so we figured today was...More

Thank Lex C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We popped in with no prior knowledge of Lotus Espresso - it was reasonable busy, so the good signs were there. The food took a long time but no problem we were in no real hurry. Friendly service and overall pleasant experience. Most likely would...More

Thank Waynzee
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Never disappoints. Bowl of soup of the day with a few slices of toasted sourdough. Service is always friendly. Food is presented well. And the flavours are divine.

Thank BCameron5
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We were here for dinner... this place is noticeable from the union street. Very cozy place to have dinner or lunch. We were here at dinner but still could choose lunch menu to order. The place opens from breakfast onwards. Real earthy food and natural...More

Thank Farouk O
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Called in for brunch on Sunday morning. Great selection of gluten free food. Coffee was only ok. Food was very tasty, although we had to wait about 45 mins to get it. Service was friendly, though slow.

Thank S3haron
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a banana smoothie and staff member was really helpful, friendly and accomodating. Smoothie was a take away and had dates, yoghurt, honey and cinnamon. Excellent on skim to reduce the kilojoules. Thanks Lotus

Thank keithV9119NU
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

A number of share plates and the food was delicious! Good wine and a warm inviting atmosphere, important in winter!

Thank Histo01
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

After arriving late from visiting family at the hospital the staff could not be more welcoming and efficient. Instead of being rushed we were given time by friendly efficient staff to relax and enjoy some wine then our food arrived and could not be faulted....More

Thank Darren L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4969 8133
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