We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Merewether Surfhouse

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2291, Australia
+61 2 4918 0000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (65 reviews)
“tacos” (17 reviews)
“ribs” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2291, Australia
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (979)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 973 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for a drink outside, but food is a bit inconsistent. Perfect spot for when the weather warms up!

Thank GraceH7890
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful location, but noisy when busy. Good drinks menu and snack food. Nice layout, the view is spectacular.

Thank John C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The deck is a Beautiful spot for lunch and some cocktails in the Sun. Cocktails are yummy and the view is beautiful. Nice spot to spoil yourself with a fancy drink or cold beer.

Thank missozkelly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our table of 10 for lunch on a Saturday was one of several groups - the restaurant was quite busy, nearly full. There were plenty of waiting staff on deck. They coped well with the numbers, and during the 3 hours we spent there I...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location, affordable breakfast, busy location, a long wait for coffee, ready way after our bacon and egg rolls were finished! Yes it was Monday of a long weekend, but the half hour wait was excessive.

Thank Felicity A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this venue & location. So relaxing having a breakfast while the waves roll in. Thoroughly recommend this to anyone visiting Newcastle

Thank Glenn D
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great views and food to relax overlooking the beach and ocean. Or, treat yourselves to a delectable meal in the restaurant

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a quick Saturday night dinner and gladly greeted as walk ins with no reservation. Got a table overlooking the beach and enjoyed some friendly and balanced service. Nice wines and our mains were good. Seafood parppadelle and rib eye (which was cooked to...More

Thank SimonR2503
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent venue showcasing the Newcastle beaches. Lunchtime menu set is very tasty, with a good selection of beers and local wines

Thank Graham V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great afternoon with my man on our 39th wedding anniversary . Sitting at Merewethers surf Restaurant. ..great food..Veiw is to die for.How lucky am i ...yay...What a great place for family events..we'll definitely be back..n suggest to friends😆😆😆

Thank Narelle T
Nearby Restaurants
The Restaurant at The Burwood Inn
216 reviews
1.03 km away
Talulah Bar & Restaurant
327 reviews
1.28 km away
Arrivederci Italian Restaurant
8 reviews
1.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Newcastle Memorial Walk
1,290 reviews
2.07 km away
Hunter Supercruise
12 reviews
2.90 km away
Merewether Beach
204 reviews
.16 km away
Merewether Baths
166 reviews
.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Gaye A
18 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from suzanne p | Reviewed this property |
Better to ring them
Elena M
4 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Lorraine H | Reviewed this property |
They are child friendly, I took my three little grand children with me. I have to say they are well behaved and accustomed to eating out. I am always aware of other dinners where children are concerned.
Darren L
30 December 2014|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
People do take dogs to the outside area, though I'm not sure it's legal! Noone seems to care.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales NSW 2291, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4918 0000
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing