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Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4926 1014
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“suckling pig” (8 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 days ago via mobile

I booked dinner after seeing good reviews- and knowing food in Newcastle, figured it must be very good. The menu was lacking. There was only 2 seafood dishes (& one had a $20 surcharge). Considering that the surcharged meal was an entree & the meal...More

Thank livebakelove
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was superb. Vegetarian menu. Pricey but didn’t disappoint. Very comfortable seating and excellent staff. Easy to get a park. Had a fabulous lunch.

Thank shauna850
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the reviews I booked a special dinner date for two. We were seated at the back of the restaurant which gives you a little privacy, unfortunately as the next door restaurant is doing functions on weekend nights we were overwhelmed with the noise,...More

Thank HappyFoodie_NSW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat at Mason once every few months and must say it hasn’t disappointed yet. We had the 5 course degustation. The Marron and suckling pig dish are to die-for! The waitstaff are very attentive without being invasive and Antonio is just superb, we always...More

Thank Noodle310110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eight of us visited the restaurant in the private dining room. The 7 course tasting menu is just superb, although with all the extras it felt like a ten course menu. The courses give all sorts of just marvellous food and with some superb wines...More

Thank Hamps25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch is only served Thursday – Saturday, so we were delighted and pleased to have been able to enjoy great food and lovely wines for lunch at Restaurant Mason on March 1st. Antonio was gracious and provided excellent advice for wine to pair with our...More

Thank 729karynh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot fault this restaurant. The food was amazing. I had the beetroot and goats cheese and it was the absolute best entree I have had it was colourful and fresh. The main were all great no one was disappointed. We had a cheese platter...More

Thank Carly A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service- attentive but never intrusive- great ambiance and exceptional food. We have eaten at many starred and hatted restaurants around the world and this is up there with the best of them. We took the 5 course degustation and added wine from the comprehensive...More

Thank Callmehelen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On Saturday my son took me to a special lunch at Masons. It was a hot day so entering the perfectly cooled restaurant meant we were off to a great start and it just kept getting better! The wait staff were friendly and warm, the...More

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A special evening to celebrate our sons birthday! The food was well presented and delicious. Service was excellent! Prices are high but you pay for good quality! Hi

Thank Pam L
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
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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