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Hog's Breath Cafe

Shop 1 7 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4927 8005
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“hoagies” (3 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
Steakhouse, Australian, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
Shop 1 7 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently had lunch at Hogs Breath Honeysuckle with a group of friends. We all had the $12.95 lunch specials and assumed that the food would be available quickly as our time was limited as we were on a 1 hr lunch break from work. Food...More

Thank L3ane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sitting down on a Wednesday evening mid week to enjoy what was promoted as a steak & ribs with choice of sides I was disappointed with what was served . Nothing like the image on the promotion & to say very bland was an understatement....More

Thank Stand_Up_Traveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant was less than 10% occupied. Took 40 minutes to take the order. Then took a further 35 minutes to serve it and it was not an exotic order. The 'Curly Fries". were a pile of burned sticks , cold and not a curl to...More

Thank Jeffrey G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pork BBQ rib platter that was the toughest I have ever had. Very tough, and a very bland BBQ sauce. Service was fast though, which surprised me because my food was also cold? Best part of the meal was the beer and the...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was okay, the staff were a little unsure of the special newcastle only offer and a lot of the menu didn't have clarification about what's actually involved in the meal The staff were a bit ignorant Nice but didn't want to be there Food was...More

Thank Taquiah N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family (including sister and parents) went here for lunch on Fathers Day. I was expecting a long wait but drink and meals came out very quickly. My only complaint - the garlic bread wasn't buttery enough. And the ribs that my husband and I...More

Thank Mulligag
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Used to be one of our family favourites. Its been a long time since Hogs' Breath has impressed our family in the slightest. It's nearly so deja vu to the point of being similar to visiting a Macca's or KFC...except the cost being at least...More

Thank HeathNSW
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Let me start this rant by stating that I am not a fussy eater by any means... But dear God what on earth are they doing at this restaurant??? I have never walked out on a meal before... But I left that restaurant so quickly...More

Thank chrisaustin86
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We dined here several months ago and it was so forgettable that I didn't bother with a review but when entering another review I had to say my piece. We dined here for lunch on a moderately busy Sunday with two of our teenage kids....More

1  Thank FSS2013
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner 17 of us the worst service ever rude and there was so many waitresses doing nothing one sharpening a whole heap of pencils while our table was full of dirty plates waiting for our birthday cake they eventually bring cake over with...More

Thank Allanah B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Australian, American, Bar
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 7 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4927 8005
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