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Silo Restaurant and Lounge Bar

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4926 2828
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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Open Now
8:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely dinner, with friendly, prompt service at Silo. Our table , on a pleasant 28 degree December evening, was outside, overlooking the activity on the harbour. We shared some breads and charcuterie board, then I enjoyed scallops followed by prawn linguine. Others...More

Thank jennifer G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife an I had dinner at Silo recently and overall our experience was fine. If you like genuine food nicely cooked then recommend a meal at Silo. If you like your food a little different or "out there" then maybe not for you. It...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful three course meal with a bottle wine amongst 3 at only $70 each. I had delish scallops entree, prawn and seafood linguine main and banana creme brûlée for dessert. Very fun, beautiful flavours. Will return. Service slow at dessert stage only due to 3...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a business dinner here this week Love the food and wine Nice relaxed setting I recommend fish and chips

Thank Stefanie R
Reviewed 13 October 2017

A friend and I had dinner at Silo Restaurant using the Entertainment Book card. The atmosphere dining on a working harbour was interesting with lots to see happening on the water. The food was cooked well, tasty and well proportioned. The new waitress who looked...More

Thank Helen O
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We has breakfast here and sat outside and the atmosphere was great. It was lovely to relax in the sun and enjoy a coffee and a bowl of muesli. The staff were very attentive and nothing seemed to much trouble. The breakfast menu was extensive...More

Thank SealWoods
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Went to Silos with a few friends on the October long weekend. The food and service was fantastic. My friend had pre booked the table with a Groupon at $75 for a table for 4 people. We received a white or red wine plus a...More

Thank TrishStringer
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Nice location let down by lack of attention to detail. Waiter was friendly and accommodating but you get the impression the care isn't there in back of house. Coffee served in chipped mug with lipstick marks. Had replaced and next mug had coffee stains on...More

Thank Nathan W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my fiancé went went here for Valentine's Day and had a wonderful night the food was delicious and the service extremely friendly even though the staff were dealing with extremely heavy rain and almost full restaurant

Thank marnie_1990
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Pre-booked for Father's Day breakfast at Silo - arrived at 8.30 am which was the time we booked for. Placed our order after waiting 15 minutes. Finally received our breakfast after waiting for a further 50 minutes and watching another 5 tables receiving their meals...More

1  Thank Fiona D
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Questions & Answers
18 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from PeterW00 | Reviewed this property |
Your NOT listening to your customers Mark! next thing another restaurant will close it's doors because of the same old thing nearly all other restaurant that have closed have in common. BAD inconsistent service!! People do... More
27 January 2016|
Response from Nicola C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mark, I dined on Tuesday 12th January and sat alone on a table for two by the barriers looking out to the harbour. I think I had a steak, but to be honest I cant remember now. With Sauv Blanc and water. Thanks for taking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 26
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4926 2828
  • E-mail
Newcastle's' hottest cocktail lounge and restaurant, Silo Restaurant & Lounge, is this month celebrating their 11th birthday. Since bursting onto our culinary experience radars in 2004, this sophisticated, boutique, harbour side restaurant & bar, has become a favorite among many Novocastrians and visiting tourists alike.
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