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Bocados Spanish Kitchen

25 King St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4925 2801
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (67 reviews)
“tapas” (113 reviews)
“whitebait” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
25 King St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bocados is as "Spanish" as one can expect in Australia. The tapas and the wines were very good and the atmosphere, once the crowd had dissipated a bit, was excellent. The service was a little hit and miss at first, but improved with fewer customers...More

Thank SrgnFsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations (recommended) and got a little tiny table by the window. We started with bread rubbed with garlic, olives, and the chicharron appetizer. The chicharron was the standout... three large portions of pork belly complemented by chimichurri. The pork belly was so tender...More

Thank CrankySCTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Bacados to celebrate my husband's 60th birthday. Right from the start Bacados made helpful suggestions and proved to be thoughtful and flexible in facilitating a wonderful evening. The food was plentiful and delicious! We chose to have the $49 banquet which provided plenty...More

Thank Kirsti P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the minute we arrived we were attentively looked after. Great selection for a lunch menu so we chose several things to share. The white Spanish wine was delicious and reasonably priced. Recommended

Thank Marcia F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting Bocados. We had an early sitting: which meant our order had already gone through before the restaurant filled. The service was good our wait staff were friendly and had a good knowledge of their product. Ordering off the specials board for our...More

Thank 615trudier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three people for my partner's birthday dinner. he and his daughter ordered enchiladas to share then paella to share, both great good but an hour between the two took the shine off the food - let's be honest they forgot, very apologetic and asked whether...More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Bocados is the Newcastle favourite for Tappas. From the meatballs to the pork it is hard to fault. A great variety to choose from and I always leave satisfied. If there is a choice for dinner you will find me at Bocados. Enjoy! I wouldnt...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We dined at Bocados with a group of seven diners. Saturday night's not the best night for a dining experience as the kitchen normally has to cope with lots of curve balls from the Saturday night crowd; normally characterised by groups out for a celebration....More

1  Thank Orsome_Worlds
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Took my boss from Sydney out for dinner here. Had the $49 banquet for 4 people. Food and service were both excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

You can't go past this restaurant for great food. Family friendly. Reasonably priced. It's a bit stuffy inside and they seem to be unable to get the temperature right. This was my second visit and it was the same both times. Staff lovely.

Thank Leica R
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Graeme B
5 August 2016|
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Response from rochellew489 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can see menu online. BYO only allowed Tues and Weds
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Graeme B
5 August 2016|
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Response from rochellew489 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there it is fully licensed and is only BYO as well as licenced on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. They have a good selection of wines, beers, spirits and sangria.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 King St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4925 2801
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