The Hunter Valley has some of Australia's finest chefs and cuisines on offer. From Chef Hatted restaurants to fresh local produce, your gastronomic journey begins here.
Set in one of Australia's premium wine region, Circa 1876 is the Hunter Valley's most iconic restaurant. Circa 1876 celebrates fine dining with global influences, and embraces the freshest of local seasonal produce.
OPENING HOURS: Lunch and Dinner Daily12.00- Close
64 Halls Road, Pokolbin
The Royal Oak Hotel in Cessnock is located at the gateway to the Hunter Valley Vineyards and is home to the multi-award winning 221 RESTAURANT & BAR - offering exceptional food at reasonable prices. We have a classic country Hotel, sympathetically updated, with an overall great atmosphere. An ideal place to stay overnight if attending a concert in the nearby vineyards, touring the Valley, or fo...
OPEN 7 DAYS: (Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day) DINING HOURS: • SIDE STREET CAFÉ - 7.30am to 3.30pm (Free WiFi) • 221 RESTAURANT & BAR - Lunch: 12 noon to 3pm, Dinner: From 6pm • HOTEL BAR & LOUNGE - 12 noon to Close
221 Vincent Street, Cessnock
Amanda's On The Edge Restaurant was established 15 years ago, offering alfresco dining on the edge of a vineyard.
OPENING HOURS: LUNCH Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, DINNER 7 Nights
1039 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin
The Australia Hotel Cessnock is home to the Aussie Bistro. We are located ten minutes drive to the center of the Hunter Valley Wineries and three Championship Golf Courses, Hunter Valley Zoo and the multi tourism award winner Hunter Valley Gardens.
OPENING HOURS: Daily for Lunch and Dinner 12 – 2 pm / 6 - 9 pm Monday – Thursday & Sunday 12 – 2 pm / 6-10 pm Friday & Saturday
136 Wollombi Road, Cessnock
Located high on a hill in the heart of Hunter Valley Wine Country, Bimbadgen is a striking winery and vineyard encompassing an expansive Cellar Door, award-winning Esca Bimbadgen Restaurant, Cafe, outdoor amphitheatre, modern tasting rooms and accommodation all in the one stunning location.
OPENING HOURS: Cellar Door : Sunday - Thursday 10:00am - 5:00pm Friday & Saturday 10:00am - 7:00pm. Esca Bimbadgen: Monday - Sunday Lunch from 12:00pm , Friday & Saturday Dinner from 6:00pm
790 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin
JAMES HALLIDAY rating
Awarded a Sydney Morning Herald Good Guide Chefs Hat in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 , Bistro Molines combines the finest food with relaxed friendly service and European influenced serenity.
Robert creates sophisticated yet rustic French Provincal dishes for his ever-changing menu and continues to amaze with his culinary genious that attracts people from the world over to his li...
OPENING HOURS: Lunch, Thursday - Monday 12:00PM -3:00PM. Dinner, Friday & Saturday 7:00pm - 9:00pm
749 Mount View Road, Mount View
Ideally located in the heart of the Hunter Valley, just over two hours north of Sydney, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley offers premier resort accommodation with a scenic golf course, breathtaking vineyard views and great leisure facilities right on our doorstep.
430 Wine Country Drive, Lovedale
Situated in the hub of Hunter Valley wine country at Mercure Resort, éléments is open seven days for breakfast, cafe lunch and a-la-carte dinner.The name éléments is derived from the natural elements of fire, water and soil, components that resonate with the Hunter Valley region and are reflected in the entire restaurant experience.
OPENING HOURS: Breakfast, Mon- Fri 7:00am - 10:00 am, Lunch, Mon - Fri 12:00pm- 5:00pm Dinner, Mon- Sun 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Cnr Broke & McDonalds Road, Pokolbin
Estate Tuscany is a small hotel located at the foothills of the Brokenback ranges, offering Hunter Valley holiday accommodation in Pokolbin. Only two hours drive from Sydney, the resort is set amongst 26 acres of beautiful Hunter Valley countryside and is at the heart of Australia’s premium wine country.
Guests: 1 - 131
28 Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin
At EXP. our focus is to create a dining EXP.erience that is delicious, entertaining and interactive.
OPENING HOURS: Lunch: Wednesday to Sunday 12.00pm - 2.30pm, Dinner: Wednesday to Saturday 6.00pm - 8.30pm
1596 Broke Road, Pokolbin
The Goldfish Bar & Kitchen is an award winning cocktail bar and renowned restaurant located next to Tempus Two at Roche Estate. The venue blends the glamour and sophistication of a Sydney cocktail lounge, infuses it with the hunter’s natural beauty and delivers an indulgence of the senses you will find hard to resist.
OPENING HOURS: Friday to Thursday 12am - 12pm
2144 Broke Road, Pokolbin
Hermitage Lodge is a boutique accommodation property set on 25 acres surrounded by vineyard and bushland. Il Cacciatore is an award winning restaurant of Italian Cuisine.
RESTAURANT OPENING HOURS: 7 days from 6.00pm
609 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin
Hunters Quarter is a relaxed and elegant dining destination, located in the Cockfighters Ghost Vineyard, in the heart of the picturesque Hunter Valley.
Open: Lunch Thursday - Sunday 12pm - 3.30pm, Dinner Thursday - Monday 6pm - late (except Sunday)
576 De Beyers Road, Pokolbin
Margan wines are all estate grown and estate made in the Broke Fordwich region of the Hunter Valley. The business was established in 1996 and is owned and operated by Lisa and Andrew Margan who are proud to have over 100 hectares of quality vineyards, a state of the art winery and striking cellar door and Margan restaurant as part of their onsite wine tourism operations.
OPENING HOURS: Daily 10:00am - 5:00pm Winery & Vineyard Tours: Friday - Sunday only. Restaurant: Lunch, Fri - Sun 12:00pm - 2:30pm, Dinner, Fri & Sat 6:00pm - 8:30pm
1238 Milbrodale Road, Broke
JAMES HALLIDAY rating
JAPANESE & THAI CUISINE. Serving locals and tourists for more than a decade.
OPENING HOURS: Daily 11.30AM - 3:00 PM & 5:00 PM - 9:00PM
Corner of Broke Road & Mcdonalds Road, Pokolbin
Peterson House was born from the vision of Ian Peterson, who, in his early years felt it necessary to celebrate each grand child's birth with a special wine. Our cellar door offers an unforgettable experience, with our bubbly staff there to help you choose your favourite sparkling wine.
OPENING HOURS: CELLAR DOOR, Daily, 9:00am- 5:00pm (Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day). RESTAURANT CUVEE: Daily, 8:30am - 11am breakfast, 12:00pm - 3:00pm lunch. OYSTER BAR: Weekends from 10:00am
Corner of Broke Road & Wine Country Drive
A modern Australian restaurant set in the heart of the Hunter Valley. With a view overlooking the vineyard, you couldn't find a prettier place on your Hunter Valley visit. With fresh local produce prepared by award winning chefs, you will definitely find something to please.
OPENING HOURS: Breakfast, daily, 08:00am - 11:00am. Lunch, daily, 12:00pm - 03:00pm
2457 Broke Road, Pokolbin
Set at the end of Sweetwater Road, in the heart of the Hunter Valley Wine Country, RidgeView boasts the best of everything. Award winning wines, a superb location, a state-of-the-art Restaurant and Cellar Door and private self contained cottages to top it off. For those looking for a complete wine country experience in one restful location, you can’t go past RidgeView.
OPENING HOURS: Cellar Door, Wednesday – Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm. Restaurant, Thursday, lunch and dinner, midday – 8:00pm, Friday & Saturday, breakfast, lunch and dinner 9:00am – 9:00pm, Sunday, breakfast, lunch and dinner 9:00am – 8:00pm
273 Sweetwater Road, Pokolbin
Centrally located in the heart of Pokolbin, just a short stroll from the world class Hunter Valley Gardens and within easy access to wineries and golf clubs, The Cellar Restaurant offers rustic Mediterranean inspired cuisine in elegant yet relaxed surroundings.
2090 Broke Road, Pokolbin
Located on the award winning Calais Estate and situated in the heart of wine country, The Verandah Restaurant has something for everyone.
OPENING HOURS:Dinner 6-9 pm Friday - Sunday . Lunch , Thursday to Monday 12 -3 pm
151 Palmers Lane, Pokolbin
Vines Restaurant is more than just a place to eat.The Vines dedicated friendly staff present a modern dynamic edge to the dining experience – an inviting environment with a relaxed atmosphere, a delicious seasonal menu, great wine, craft beer and one cracker of a view, this is a dining destination to be shared & enjoyed with family and friends.
OPENING HOURS: Lunch: Daily 11:30am - 3:00pm. Breakfast : Sat & Sun 9:00am - 11:00am . Dinner: Fri & Sat 6:00pm - 9:00pm
3483 Golden Highway, Jerrys Plains
Overlooking the picturesque vineyards, Twine Restaurant spills out onto a rose-trimmed courtyard fit for breakfast or lunch in the sunshine.
OPENING HOURS:Wednesday to Friday 11:00am to 3:00pm Saturday & Sunday 9:00am to 3:00pm
310 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin