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Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4926 1014
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“suckling pig” (6 reviews)
“duck ham” (5 reviews)
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fantastic, friendly service, definitely not snobby! the food was excellent with extras between course. complimentary champagne for our anniversary and congratulations written in chocolate on our dessert plate. the staff knew the menu and couldn't help us enough when we were deciding what to choose.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trip advisor prompted us for this review - no doubt because we looked up the address and a nearby hotel and plan to re-visit next week. It's actually been several years now, but I remember that we loved everything about dining here. And the gnocci...More

Thank julie h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the food and service of this obliging restaurant. Accommodated 4 children and request for earlier start to dinner. Gave us mixed options - kids had combo of a La carte and the dego. Adults had combo of 5 and 7 course dego. Each...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are enthusiastic and efficient, the environment is cosy with soft furniture and dim lighting. The food is amazing.. yes it’s small servings people but it’s so strong in flavours and texture that is what makes it next level. You will leave content in...More

Thank Brodie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excellent food, well presented with fine service, certainly will visit again. We had the 5 course degustation which which was highlighted by the serving of duck, very succulent and fresh.

Thank Denis B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Extremely disappointing. Third visit. Other visits were great. There for a wine lunch event. No choice in menu selection. Canapes - delicious. Entrée - scallops cooked to perfection. (Scallops, Asparagus, Finger Lime, Chive and Butter Sauce) First Course - quail was disgusting and inedible, shocking...More

1  Thank Nathalie E
Reviewed 15 October 2017

My wife, a group of friends and I recently attended Mason. The food and service were top class. We will return there.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We have enjoyed Mason on a few occasions now and the food is always delicious. Last night we decided on the 5 course degustation and it was fantastic! Our daughter is Lactose intolerant and the staff were wonderful in providing options for her so that...More

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This restaurant continues to impress with an innovative menu, excellent presentation and and outstanding service. We ate from the $50 set lunchtime menu which was both delicious and really good value. The lovely quail starter was followed by either blue eyed cod or lamb; I...More

Thank Markin53
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fresh and delicious food beautifully presented. Small but enticing menu and wine list. Service is attentive and friendly without being intrusive. Complimentary amuse and after dinner treat.

1  Thank jennydowell
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Richard H
3 July 2017|
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Response from whodatninjagirl | Reviewed this property |
My partner eats a medium to large appetite and he felt satisfied by the end of the tasting menu. Tasting menu dishes are smallish, but we thought it was enough foo for the average man, & the quality was wonderful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4926 1014
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