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The Duke of Wellington Hotel Bistro

$$ - $$$, ,
69 Regent Street Lambton New South Wales 2299, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
4957-1170
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (28 reviews)
“oysters” (15 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
69 Regent Street Lambton New South Wales 2299, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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1 - 10 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to The Duke on Sunday for lunch with my husband. Got there just after 1pm. The restaurant seating area wasn't that full but we decided to sit in the sports bar as it was pretty much empty so easier to hear each other. Ordered...More

Thank Christie P
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Excellent chicken schnitzel night Tuesday night Fantastic food great serving size Great friendly staff

Thank Wayne C
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

We went to the Duke last Friday night for a work dinner. I called ahead to see if they catered for vegans and I was assured that they cater for all dietary restrictions/allergies. I was not disappointed. On the night the chef himself came and...More

Thank Chloe B
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

For the last 2 Sunday's my partner and I have tried to order oysters kilpatrick from the restaurant but on both occasions been told "sorry we are sold out of Kilpatrick but we only have natural or mornay left"!. My frustrations got the better of...More

Thank Paul3535
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Went here 2 wks ago. Had snitzel n seafood sauce. Was yummy. Vegies great.my friend had the oysters n loved them also the corn bread great service excellent.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Honestly have never had a bad thing to say about the food or service here till Sunday just gone. Not sure if all the staff called in sick, but something was definitely off. Food took 90 minutes to arrive, even only being told it would...More

Thank Wade O
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Was a regular here especially on a Sunday. The atmosphere was good, friendly staff and oysters were great value. I had a few bad experiences relating to food here and still returned but today was the last straw for me.. It was particularly busy and...More

Thank AlloJW
Reviewed January 12, 2018

friends birthday dinner,great meals, happy to accomodate gluten free wasnt a hassle, friendly staff nothing was a problem. Definitely go again

Thank dmiche3
Reviewed January 3, 2018

I have eaten in this bistro regularly over the last few years.It has always been good and was definitely value for money. An ownership change of the hotel occurred last year and since then, I have observed a slow decline in patrons (especially on Fridays,...More

Thank Kerry T
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

The food was really nice. We had pizzas, steaks, burgers, crispy pork. It was busy. The venue is very noisy and meals took more than 40mins but we were advised when ordering.

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Newcastlegreens
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Sue P | Reviewed this property |
From what I read in the paper it is under new ownership but not sure about the management team. The chef is the same
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Regent Street Lambton New South Wales 2299, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: 4957-1170
  • E-mail
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