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Merewether Surfhouse

) #24 of 453 Restaurants in Newcastle $$ - $$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2291, Australia
+61 2 4918 0000
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2291, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went for a mid week lunch and whilst the food was great we were both disappointed over the service. My glass of sparkling was ordered to accompany my oyster entree - however it failed to arrive until my main meal. So a wasted uber...More

Thank Candice171
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate here in August. Attended for lunch. Location cant be beat just above the sand at Merewether Beach. Great views of ocean, beach and general people watching. Food was nice, decent servings. Have to order at the counter with your table number but the meal...More

Thank DazzaMeg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here... 3 times in 5 days! Excellent beach front location, free parking right out back, got food twice down the bottom and once up the top. The breakfast down the bottom was excellent - perfect eggs, fluffy pancakes. Recommend eating here and then doing...More

Thank Barbi B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the morning you can visit coffee bar have breakfast and enjoy atmosphere and amazing views. Afternoon and evening visit restaurant and bar enjoy friendly, safe environment and dive into menu and spoil yourself and companions. You will be mentioning this place for long time...More

Thank Branimir I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great vegetarian options. Overlooking the beach. Delicious wine list. Very friendly wait staff. Generous portions... Fab!

Thank Ingrid T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a delightful spot to have brunch - a beautiful sunny winters day, soaking up the warmth as we watch & listen to the surf. The menu is on the expensive side for brunch but the serves are very generous. Delicious smoked salmon etc on...More

Thank Judy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited three times last month whilst holidaying with friends in Belmont. We enjoyed sharing a cheese platter, twice I had delicious club sandwich - a massive plate of food with tasty chips. Each time we managed to get a seat on the balcony in...More

Thank Hilary R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful spot to have lunch/dinner or just a glass of wine watching the surf. The wine list is well matched to the menu, which is a mini-showcase of the local region. Fresh, flavoursome and yes, on the higher end of the casual dining...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wished we had ordered more food here as the portions were small & uninspired presentation. We weren't after pizza & dh commented the (bistro/bar) menu was boring. Staff very lovely, cool, inobtrusive. Stunning waves on this beautiful winter day... yes do recommend.

Thank IslandAmber
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the "oldies" to lunch on an overcast day but were able to enjoy the view, food and ambience at this great location. We all enjoyed the food, service and overall experience. A spot to return to....

Thank Waynzee
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Gaye A
17 November 2015|
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Response from suzanne p | Reviewed this property |
Better to ring them
Elena M
3 May 2015|
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Response from Lorraine H | Reviewed this property |
They are child friendly, I took my three little grand children with me. I have to say they are well behaved and accustomed to eating out. I am always aware of other dinners where children are concerned.
Darren L
29 December 2014|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
People do take dogs to the outside area, though I'm not sure it's legal! Noone seems to care.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2291, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4918 0000
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