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The Dockyard

$$ - $$$, ,
13/1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4915 6558
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13/1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went a couple of times over the weekend. Staff are great and very friendly. Drinks prices aren't too bad. The prawns and pork dishes were amazing. We also had the antipasto plate which was a let down as there simply wasn't enough. And at...More

Thank BCcody
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Great food, awesome service in a good casual setting. For a busy day the service was especially good. We were shown to our booked booth and chose to sit outside in the fresh air. We ordered our 5 meals and they came in a very...More

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Firstly I am on a clean food eating plan. The restaurant accommodated my needs by supplying a delicious meal full of goodness and flavour. My friend had ribs that were so tender. Everyone enjoyed their meals especially me. Great atmosphere overlooking harbour. Busy but meals...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great venue, Great food. Gluten free for our friend, staff made menu suggestions and different ways to cook things so our glenten free friend didn't miss out.

Thank MIC080
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here and a few beers. Nice location on Newcastle Harbour set amongst other restaurants . Food was good. Pretty well traditional pub style and pizzas . Lovely breeze blowing thru and informal atmosphere

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner and ordered the steak special and gnocchi. Steak got 5 stars however the gnocchi was very salty, almost inedible. Shame because it is a great location and a nice atmosphere. Parking can be an issue. Indoor and outdoor seating mostly high...More

Thank belindah160
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Had a lovely light meal at Docclands this week with family. We ordered two salmon on crostini with salad and a beef Thai salad that had the thumbs up too. Friendly service from bar staff too.

Thank Jo2202
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

It was so hot on the night we ate here but the staff moved us a to a table with more sea breeze which helped. The food was really good, we ordered several starters rather than a big main course. The staff were friendly and...More

1  Thank megpowis
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Thought we would give this place A try! There is inside or semi enclosed outside to sit. Plenty of fresh air! Up to the bar to get the menu for food and drinks. We ended up ordering various dishes, and a bottle of wine. There...More

1  Thank Marc D
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Today, a wonderful day having lunch close to the water edge of Newcastle harbour. We had "Crispy skinned Daintree Barramundi" and "Prawns and Blue Swimmer Crabs Pasta". Both dishes have been very good and the waiting time was very short.

Thank Pierre P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13/1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4915 6558
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The Dockyard is a friendly bar and restaurant on the waterfront in Newcastle. Great food, drinks, and a view. Our menu is available for all day dining.
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