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Muse Restaurant

$$$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 6777
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut dessert” (31 reviews)
“tasting menu” (50 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (31 reviews)
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Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here for a Sunday lunch, and after a warm welcome we were shown to a lovely window table. We had already decided on the tasting menu and very much looking forward to it. The food definitely did not disappoint. Beautifully presented, tasted delicious and...More

Thank Jackstar01
Reviewed 5 days ago

Megan was an excellent host, providing attentive, but not obtrusive service. Her staff were obviously well trained, explaing each course well and collaborating efficiently to see that we lacked nothing. The French sommelier gave excellent advice and recommended a local wine which was a perfect...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing atmosphere with delicious food and first class service! One of my favorite restaurants that never disappoints!

Thank LisaMD80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most incredible dinner experience in our lives! The selection of wines to accompany the meals was incredible. The coconut desert to die for. Just perfect.

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 1 week ago

When visiting Pokolbin in the Hunter Valley a meal at Muse Restaurant is a must do visit on the itinerary. I made my third return to Muse when staying at Pokolbin for the Yusuf (Cat Stevens) concert. This time I went for lunch on the...More

Thank markmH218JS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t get to see the food quality and dinning experience a lot like this in Sydney. Staff are friendly, and know what they are introducing, very communicative. Good atmosphere, the high ceiling helps to keep the noise level down. It’s a combined effect that gets...More

Thank Sunday J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK, so this is not the cheapest restaurant around, but for what you get it is very good value. Fixed price menu means you know what you are up for and you can only go astray and blow out in the wine list. That list...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a group of 8 to Muse for an end-of-year work function. It was fantastic. The venue is a delight. The food was brilliant. We had the tasting menu - and the wines were splendid. And the service was impeccable.

Thank iam5695
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant deserves an Australian wide reputation for splendid innovative food and a great restaurant experience, from the moment you enter the door. It is not cheap but delivers value. We are on about our 10th visit and will conitue to come. One little note...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome and thank you. What a lovely lunch, nothing was a hassle. Wine was paired to each meal. A little too noisy but I managed. The food was first class thank you...

Thank Sue D
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26 February 2017|
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
Taz. Hi it all comes down to your budget> If you can afford the expense Chateau Elan/The Vintage is exceptional. so is Splicers or Peppers. Moderate accommodation there are some boutique estates like nearby on broke rd are... More
Jim B
21 October 2016|
Response from Kym P | Reviewed this property |
Muse Restaraunt is located at 2450 broke Rd pokolbin ( Hunter valley ) NSW
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$166
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia (Formerly Muse Restaurant & Cafe)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 6777
  • E-mail
Muse has become renowned for not only its food but also for its professional and friendly service. Offering a season driven Contemporary Australian menu, the food is fresh and exciting without overcomplicating the ingredients. Using quality produce, sourcing locally whenever possible, the dishes show technique, restraint and respect.
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