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Bar Petite

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Shop 5, The Royal | 5 King Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 3033
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  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 5, The Royal | 5 King Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well living nearby I always find it handy to pop into the bar for a late night drink . Great friendly staff and live music not too bad but can be on the noisy side . Food has greatly improved in recent times ,so do...More

Thank phillipk8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saturday night and very crowded. Tapas style food. Good wines but very noisy as they have live music. Would definitely go there again on a week night. Food and service were good.More

Thank joolles
Mick K, Owner at Bar Petite, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! We love hearing constructive feedback. You're right, Saturday nights can be busy when we host live music - but we feel as though that adds to our weekend vibe. We hope that you visit us again, and next time feel free...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

What a great customer experience, being supported by Ashley and her team. Excellent food, drinks and and outstanding service.

Thank Klaus K
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is a friendly little bar with great cocktails and a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The food is good and its a great place to catch up with friends for a chat and drink.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious gluten free menu Friendly atmosphere Great bar service Bespoke cocktails Live music and dancing!

Thank CeliaSlacks
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Decided to try on Sunday night for a light meal....... we ordered four dishes between the three of us and must say that was enough food for us .. Chicken fingers were great squid was cooked well but must say a very poor amount in...More

Thank phillipk8
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited here for a couple of light meals, which were tasty, so that was a plus. We were seated at a table and had table arrive when ordering food and drinks. Our waitress was lovely and helpful. Not long after she...More

Thank Sunshine645670
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I visited this venue for the first time on Sunday night and could not fault a thing! The staff were friendly and helpful and the food and drinks were amazing. I highly recommend this venue for couples enjoying a romantic dinner or...More

Thank biancanadalin
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Cosy little bar offering simple and tasty food. Great place to hideaway for a romantic interlude. Walking distance to Newcastle Beach.

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 2 April 2018

2 of us ate here. they have a mix of "tapas type smaller plates" and main meals. Be very careful ordering a main meal, at double the price of the smaller plates it was not up to main meal size. When we politely pointed this...More

1  Thank jeffmh62
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Response from MIC080 | Reviewed this property |
Smart Casual is best
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Response from Tracey H | Reviewed this property |
It is in the heart of Newcastle so NOT New Lambton!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 26
Bar, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 5, The Royal | 5 King Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 3033
  • E-mail
Bar Petite is Newcastle's original tapas lounge bar. Nestled under the Novotel in King Street's Royal Plaza, Bar Petite is quaint, intimate, and distinctively unique among Newcastle's Bars. Our Rustic, French-boutique style is warm and comfortable and was designed to be the perfect place for locals to unwind and enjoy the delectable indulgences of great music, food, wine & cocktails.
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