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Bistro Molines

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749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (35 reviews)
“prosciutto” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view is spectacular and the food was delicious too. I would have liked a few more non-seafood options though. I definitely felt the French vibe of the place!

1  Thank Laura E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner took me to this restaurant for a belated birthday celebration! It was superb. I had the mussels done in a chilli broth for entree. She had the mushroom tarte. Both were delicious and whet our appetite for the main course. I had the...More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a table of six and had lunch on Sunday 29 April. Everything was perfect. The service was so attentive and polite. The food is just amazing but yes it is a bit expensive - but you get what you pay for. The wait...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We literally stumbled into Bistro Molines by accident and were very fortunate to get a table without a booking. We were extremely impressed with the food, service and atmosphere of what has to be a world class restaurant! If you are in the Hunter make...More

1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to visit this restaurant for the first time to celebrate our 55th wedding anniversary and were not disappointed. It being a Monday we thought it might not be that busy but it seems that many book weeks in advance so we were lucky...More

1  Thank HenkT_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband proposed to me at Bistro Molines and what a stupendous view and beautiful menu. The staff were so helpful and friendly.

1  Thank Tess C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch here was the highlight of our trip. We had our dog with us and that was not a problem he got served his drink before us. The only thing better than the view was the food . It was outstanding. & the best Creme...More

2  Thank diane w
Reviewed 12 April 2018

This restaurant is a favourite! The location is great, with beautiful views. The service is great. The food is amazing, great offal, and lots more. Make a reservation since it is a popular place.

1  Thank Ingrid K
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Bistro Molines. It really is the service and location which make this place so special. Stunning views and a beautiful outdoor eating area set the mood. The staff are wonderful and very considerate - even with our 3 kids....More

1  Thank Portmum
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Booked Saturday night for a party of 6. Were kept waiting for abut 5 minutes at the door before being shown to our table. Thereafter no service for about 15 minutes until we asked. Asked for some bread and olives while waiting for entrees. Another...More

4  Thank Elliott K
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Liz K
17 May 2017|
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Response from Jeni L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Liz, I would suggest you call them as I don't remember seeing a specific choice of vegan dishes. Sally is very helpful and I am sure she would arrange something for you.
10 April 2016|
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Response from Pink085 | Reviewed this property |
It was open for dinner when I went a few weeks ago :)
14 May 2015|
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Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are not cheap ...BUT you get what you pay for and the entire menu is amazing.....go for the experience and not the price
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock  >  Mount View
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