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Good Brother Espresso

40 King St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4023 3158
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“cakes” (2 reviews)
“large coffee” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
40 King St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sons and I enjoyed Sunday breakfast here at Good Brother. Great coffee and the menu was reasonably priced. I loved my avocado with salsa on toast.

Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

For an 'espresso bar' I would imagine the coffee to be palatable. However nice atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank Sophia C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This place is funky and has great coffee and a lovely breakfast. I have read other reviews here and each to their own. When you visit a location, don't visit and notice every single thing wrong. Sure I had a moment where my breakfast was...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Walk in, and the place is filthy. A dead cockroach of the floor, millions of flies everywhere annoying us, and dirty floors. We just ordered two small drinks, shouldn't have been too much to ask, but the staff all stood around laughing and talking and...More

Thank Eve_JPS
Reviewed 29 April 2017

After coming to Good Brother many times before and being delighted with their great coffee and food, my experience yesterday was the complete opposite! The staff were friendly and accommodating, however the coffee was served luke warm and the breakfasts were really disappointing. The menu...More

Thank Elke L
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I've wanted to see what this Good Brother is all about for quite a few years now. Low and behold we found ourselves in there for coffee on our King Street Tour. I have to question what's going on here, the place was full of...More

Thank LongChin
Reviewed 10 April 2017

One of the best lattes to be found. I had coffee here many times, and cake once. Cake was lovely. Would be great if there was more outdoor seating, as I usually have my dog with me.

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 27 March 2017

If you are looking for carrot cake drowning in cream cheese frosting this is not the place for you. They have some delicious cakes and slices, healthier alternatives and their coffee is great. Its a funky little place, within walking distance of where we were...More

Thank Racandtac
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Never fails to disappoint. Great coffee and tasty breakfasts. This is a lovely place at the end of King Street. The staff are great - speedy and professional. The menu changes regularly and I really like how you can pay forward food and coffee. Keep...More

Thank Hillary M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Working in Newcastle, breakfast at Good Brother ( close to the Novotel). Always good coffee, went for the granola rather than my traditional avocado toast. Delicious with fresh fruit. Good and friendly service too.

Thank Mark R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 King St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4023 3158
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