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Muse Restaurant

) #1 of 52 Restaurants in Pokolbin $$$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 6777
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (47 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (30 reviews)
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Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took my husband for his 50th birthday. It was a superb lunch with lots of interesting flavours and attention to detail. The wait staff were friendly and helpful but also not obtrusive. A wonderfully relaxing afternoon. Even more special that Hungerford Hill was established 50...More

Thank OzzieMummy
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely meal, well presented and a good setting. An excellent range of offerings but in line with most upper market restaurants in the Hunter not cheap. Wine list good but quite pricey. Service very good.

Thank David W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After a brief kerfuffle with the booking, the ambience of the dining room is warm & intimate. The wait staff are on the ball, drinks menu delicious and the best part for me as a vegetarian, the menu was gob smackingly awesome. Standouts were the...More

1  Thank Ilias K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took four other people to Muse to experience the food and service. The tasting plates gave a excellent range of tastes and textures. Presentation and service were top class. We will be arranging another visit before too long.

1  Thank sgaussiebattler04
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been waiting to go here for sometime and weren't disappointed. Restaurant has great space inside, big cosy fire 🔥 and very attentive well trained staff including a sommelier. Little extra touches like an amuse bouche, pre dessert added to the experience. The 3...More

1  Thank PhilWG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a beautiful dinner with my partner with four course meals and cant fault it! Loved the fireplace and had to get a picture in front of it! The standout for both of us was dessert with both the coconut and strawberries and creme. Service...More

1  Thank Emilia0214
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the spot in the Hunter. Excellent service and food .The quality of this food is undoubtedly some of the best! A very reasonable wine list to cater for all budgets. The Hungerford Hill Chardonnay...Excellent! Arrived right on 12 for our Sunday lunch booking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took a couple of my wine tastings groups to Muse for their dinner as it was apparent the group were foodies looking for a outstanding dinning experience. Saturdays are typically full house at the popular muse and my gusts couldn't speak higher of the...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Muse on a Saturday evening was of the highest quality as was the food, service, atmosphere and surroundings. The flavours were unique and interesting, the staff were very professional, knowledgable and attentive. Well worth the visit if you like to experience something special...More

1  Thank DDC66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been wanting to dine at Muse Restaurant for a long time and it was well worth the wait. We had a fantastic night. Everything was perfect. The staff are friendly and welcoming, the set four course menu was superb, the wine list fantastic,...More

1  Thank Inde T
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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
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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$59 - US$173
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, 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
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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
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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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