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Cirque Cafe & Restaurant

8 Bolton St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 6370
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“pancakes” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Bolton St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely place!! Great vibe, friendly staff and wonderful food, always keeps us coming back!!!!

Thank Kirsten R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yeah so this place is off the chain. Potential new fave digs for brekky! The pancakes were legit sensational. I cannot fault this place. My mocha was smooth, not too strong, not too chocolatey. A real gem. Customer service was impeccable. 10/10 will be back....More

1  Thank Lexy Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I have been enjoying semi-regular breakfasts at Cirque for a number of years. The food is excellent and most importantly consistent! The staff are very friendly and professional.

1  Thank Annette D
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We were really looking forward to trying this cafe after reading other reviews, however, the coffee was below standard and the vegetarian omelette I ordered was so hot ( probably from microwave heating ) that it needed 15 minutes to cool before I could eat...More

1  Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Love the breakfast at Cirque. We breakfast here every week with friends and it is always excellent. The food is always high quality, the juices freshly made, good coffee and friendly and accommodating service. Highly recommended.

Thank Leighton E
Reviewed 28 August 2018

My son does more breakfasts than I can image before work as he travels around Newcastle. After he and his co-worker have a breakfast here often, we were then treated by him to test this place out. Although on the morning it was very busy...More

Thank Ballroom54
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast today. Food was presented nicely. Good portion sizes and staff were very accommodating when wanting alterations

Thank bennyholland88
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This cafe is a must for food lovers! High quality food at very reasonable costs Chef/owner is outstanding in the high quality of food he delivers Caters for gluten free This cafe needs to be on your bucket list!

Thank CeliaSlacks
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This cafe is a hidden gem in Newcastle. Breakfast was served efficiently & with a smile. Coffee was great. It was a busy morning in the cafe & the girl explained they were short staffed so we expected a bit of a wait, however we...More

1  Thank Salmon1960
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Just had late lunch at Cirque. Absolutely scrumshis. Lovely staff happy and relaxing. Totally enjoyable.

Thank carolynirwin3
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Questions & Answers
18 August 2018|
Response from leedelore | Reviewed this property |
Usually not required but reservations are accepted
7 June 2017|
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Response from Keith M | Property representative |
Yes we do have high chairs and a change table and we are very friendly :)
7 June 2017|
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Response from Mark N | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't see your msg - yes it is child friendly I take the grandkids regularly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Bolton St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 6370
  • E-mail
Cirque Café & Restaurant produce the best Modern Australian Cuisine in the Newcastle region. Fully licensed & Byo(wine only) Enjoy sensational dining at Cirque on Bolton Street. Modern Australian Cuisine made with the very best produce from the Hunter. This is the perfect venue to meet friends, celebrate and enjoy the hustle and bustle of Newcastle.
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