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221 Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, ,
221 Vincent St | Cessnock, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
+61 2 4991 3700
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (28 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
221 Vincent St | Cessnock, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing to visit Not only did the staff do an impeccable job but they also gave us a few different ideas of how to spend our afternoon. Must visit and get the salt and pepper squid!!!

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were recommended this restaurant by locals and what a gem it was. Well hidden in a not so appealing pub, the food is definitely not ordinary pub food. Great food, great service, though they could expand on their menu options as it was quite...More

1  Thank Tomme T
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

An adventurous kitchen for a NSW Country town. Nice restaurant space with lots of light via skylights. Very nice wine list and range of craft beers on tap. Staff and the Chef are helpful and most personable. The food is good here. Seriously well thought...More

Thank Blossom55
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Recently visited this beautifully restored hotel and restaurant. Paid $70 per person for the 3 course dinner which was to include amuse bouche, entrée, main, dessert and petit four. When amuse bouche arrived it consisted of a 30mm piece of focaccia and something half the...More

Thank MollyCessnock
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Nice setting within the old hotel. Good layout, white table clothes , napkins etc. The food selection reasonable and accommodates all tastes from oysters, scallops, to meats, pasta to lighter and café offerings of burgers etc. A smallish wine list but adequate and not over...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great fine dining restaurant in the heart of Cessnock. The service was excellent as you would expect from a fine dining restaurant. The food was very tasty and well presented by the kitchen staff. The kids menu was great and staff provided them with a...More

Thank TripMember01062018
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went there under recommendation on a Thursday night in the dining room and were a little disappointed. You could smell the 2 bad oysters before they arrived at the table & was very disappointed this wasn't picked up before they left the kitchen as...More

Thank CDPort
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Ordered the slow-roasted lamb, my colleague had an entree pork belly. Nice tucker, but so small! i thought they had mistaken the order, entree and main. But no. Mentioned this to the waitress: 'would you like to order a side dish? Chips?' No, I didn't...More

1  Thank Lawrence5464
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Only had the bar meal and listened to the music both which were fantastic food was great not what you would expect of bar food. highly recomended Great food ,fantastic atmosphere highly recomended

Thank 819andrewd
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We ordered a couple of burgers and had to send one back as it was raw, the other burgers bun was falling apart. All the meals came out at different times. For $16 a burger I would not recommend.

Thank anne J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Vincent St | Cessnock, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4991 3700
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