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Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm - CLOSED

803 Old North Rd, Rothbury, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4938 3484
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
4 Dec 2016
“Promises so much”
8 May 2016
“quality restaurant hiding in the Hunter Valley”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Seafood, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
803 Old North Rd, Rothbury, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 5 December 2016

Fantastic outlook over the pond with plenty of sizable carp to feed. Food a little bit disappointing with my rack of lamb way to salty & the sauce on my wife's pork also to salty. We were a table of 13 on a Saturday night...More

Thank Tooheyspete
Reviewed 8 May 2016

At first sight, this restaurant looked more like a rustic waterside tea room, but on entering we realised that it was an upmarket dining experience. Not cheap, but excellent food and wine which makes use of local ingredients. Staff helpful, friendly and efficient. A very...More

Thank LondonGlobetrotter59
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Had a fantastic long lunch with amazing views of the vineyard! Menu was great, reasonably priced, perfectly designed to share among friends! Will definitely be dining here in the future! Recommend to anyone who wants a great lunch and experience the serenity of the Hunter...More

Thank Daniel P
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2014

Thank-you for your great review and recommendation. We have changed our menu and wine list since your last visit so we hope that you will find something new to love on your return visit. Wine made from the vineyard is now available at Leaves &...More

Reviewed 16 November 2013

went here as have passed this restaurants for a logn time.was very disappointed.was placed on a cramped small table near the large table on the verandah.and chilli was in everything.was just way too much.more seafood dishes should have been offered minus chilli.wont be returningMore

1  Thank donnasgreatidea
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2013

Thank-you for finally visiting Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. It is wonderful to see some locals taking advantage of the great dining locations in the Hunter Wine Region as seldom do. We would disagree that any of our tables are cramped. Our tables must...More

Reviewed 11 November 2013

We had a lovely relaxing lunch at leaves and fishes in November. The menu was fantastic, quality of food was excellent and great service. we will definitely be backMore

Thank CJLau79
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2013

We're delighted that you had a terrific experience at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. We believe that our setting is unique with our popular front deck overlooking the working vineyard. Thank-you for your kind comments regarding the food and service - our staff are...More

Reviewed 5 November 2013

Nice Setting and Views: Upon arrival, we were impressed with the location and the views of the vineyard from the balcony. It is a great setting but it is the Hunter Valley, so such settings are abundant. Average Food: Overall the food was a mixed...More

Thank BD314217
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2013

Thank-you for your review of Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. Our front verandah is very popular overlooking the working vineyard and we were happy to allow your group exclusive use of the deck during your special event on the day. While a treatment of...More

Reviewed 28 October 2013

Decided to try out this new spot (Black Creek Farm) which we found rather disappointing. Snail pace service despite the restaurant being relatively empty and having previously advised of our time restrictions. The food was ok when considering the many great alternatives in the region,...More

2  Thank Adam E
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2013

Thank-you for your review of Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. Our picturesque vineyard is maintained by the owner and affords wonderful vistas from the restaurant seated within the 8 acres of Semillon, Chardonnay and Shiraz vines. We can appreciate the restaurant appeared empty as...More

Reviewed 29 September 2013 via mobile

We came across this place accidentally and so glad we did. We visited some chef hat restaurants while here on holiday and this was everyone's favorite. First, the farm house has a wondering veranda that overlooks the vineyards below and sets the scene for a...More

Thank Andy M
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2013

We are delighted to receive your review of Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. We are glad that you enjoyed your meal, our surrounds and our service on your latest visit. Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm is an ideal venue for group bookings because...More

Reviewed 7 August 2013

We had fantastic lunch at Black Creek Farm. The veranda has a beautiful view over the vineyards and we happily settled in for the afternoon. Louie, the manager, is a charming and entertaining host who regaled us with stories and provided some great advice about...More

1  Thank Naomi C
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2013

Thank-you for your delightful review of Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. We are glad that Loui was most helpful during your stay and we are sure that the staff enjoyed your company immensely. Thank-you for your kind feedback regarding our newly released menu and...More

Reviewed 20 July 2013

Second visit. Back by request and introduced two friends new to Black Creek, with their response being "Best meal in a long time". Well done Lewy and staff food, service and AMBIENCE 5 star.More

Thank BudgieHunterValley
LeavesandFishes, Manager at Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2013

We're very grateful that you have returned for the second time with some new friends to Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm. You will have eaten meals from our most recent new menu and we're very happy with your positive feedback. Your friends' comment is...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 36 - USD 44
Cuisine
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 803 Old North Rd, Rothbury, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock  >  Rothbury
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4938 3484
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Description
Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm offers simple, smart, shared dining for groups of two or more. Offering a more gamey menu than its sister restaurant, Leaves & Fishes Lovedale Restaurant, Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm offers share plates for guests to enjoy a variety of tastes in one sitting. Coupled with the best of Hunter wine from neighbours and the on-site working winery, Leaves & Fishes Black Creek Farm is a must-do for any visit to the Hunter.
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