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Leaves & Fishes

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Lovedale $$$$ , Seafood,
737 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4930 7400
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“barramundi” (15 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
737 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great starters... chicken wings tasty. Snapper was crispy with a tangy sauce. Will definitely return to try as friends ordered ocean trout which looked good. Owners so friendly and warming.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us came here on a saturday night. we came without expectations and were pleasantly met with outstanding friendly service and delicious well presented food. would certainly recommend and will definitely return.

Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How often does the owner of a restaurant tell you that the main courses are small? She was right. Two couples shared two entrees, and we chose four mains. The two pasta mains were of adequate size, but my five scallops were hardly enough to...More

Thank Richard T
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

On our first night in the hunter we were looking for dinner options nearby and found this place on yelp (I live in la and use this). We liked the look of this place but could find much about it but gave it a go...More

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LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So lovely to hear you enjoyed your time with us! Thank you so much for letting us know!

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Food lives up to expectations! We came with a sleeping toddler and they were accommodating. Our toddler enjoyed the fish & chips as well as feeding the fishes. Complimentary pumpkin bisque was a nice touch. The view of the lake/dam and the ambience was relaxing...More

Thank oinkiess
LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review! Love to hear your toddler enjoyed the fish!

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely lunch of fish and chips Complimentary pumpkin soup was very tasty. Friendly attentive service Interesting deck over large dam full of silver perch. Loved the Indian/Indonesian furniture, decor and unique glassware and cutlery. Will return

Thank cathalice123
LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So great to hear you enjoyed your visit! Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome service, awesome meals!! This restaurant is on point with every aspect, ambience, service and quality meals. Couldnt fault anything

Thank Tomo253
LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the fantastic review! So great to hear!

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have visited the Hunter Valley for a weekend out of Sydney. We managed to make a booking to the restaurant and were hard pressed to make our selections. We had the szechuan chicken wings to start, which was a generous portion...More

Thank Integrated Abse... S
LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your time at Leaves!

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had our daughters wedding & reception there the outdoor setting was fantastic the canapes & food were delicious & the service was great would highly recommend

Thank Keith A
LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Keith! Was so lovely to have you all celebrate at Leaves & Fishes!

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Went here for my partners birthday, She had been waiting to go here for quite some time, The staff welcomed us and were great throughout our visit. It was a bit wet this day but the over the water deck dining experience was very nice...More

Thank Foggo123
LeavesnFishes, Guest Relations Manager at Leaves & Fishes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the review! Great to hear you enjoyed your time with us overall!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 69
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock  >  Lovedale
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4930 7400
  • E-mail
Description
Leaves & Fishes offers a fresh, smart and simple approach to dining in the Hunter Valley. A range of Asian-fusion and Australian meals are complimented by a Hunter-focused wine list. A Lovedale favourite for more than 14 years, Leaves & Fishes is a must-visit on your next trip!
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