Casual Dining & Alfresco Cafes

For relaxed casual dining and a spot for a great coffee or light snack, our cafes are the perfect spot to relax and unwind.

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Bistro Molines

Locality Mount view

The Lovedale

The Lovedale is our popular and versatile dining space with wide appeal. It’s a bar. A restaurant. And it has the Lovedale Brewery and Distillery right next door. It’s a place where tantalising meals are made, where the drinks run cold and where conversations just flow.   Located on the ground floor and enjoying beautiful resort views, just stepping into The Lovedale will put a smile on your face. Relax on our outdoor deck or on the comfy chairs indoors and enjoy our friendly se...

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Matilda Bay Brewhouse & Dining

Pokolbin’s first and only boutique brewhouse. This is where the amazing Bluetongue Brewery story began back in 2001. Now known as the Matilda Bay Brewhouse  Hunter Valley, only a glass wall separates you from the original brewhouse. Winemakers often say “It takes a lot of beer to make a quality wine…” So what better way to finish a hard day of wine tasting in the Hunter Valley Wine Country than with a cleansing beer… Experience the unique Beer Tasting Paddle with a...

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Bistro Vinden

Enjoy an alfresco lunch on the terrace overlooking the vineyard.  The seasonal menu is an eclectic compilation of foods with a distinct focus on high quality meals with incredible depth and flavour.   Food is matched with Vinden Estate Wines which are available for tasting at the cellar door. Reservations Recommended. Ph: (02) 49987410 Open for Lunch Saturday & Sunday 12:00-3:00pm

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury

Cafe Enzo

Enzo is set in a Tuscan inspired village, among eclectic sandstone buildings in the heart of the Hunter Valley. Enzo is praised for its unique ambiance and enchanting court yard. Come and unwind and let the world drift away at the sacred oasis, known to locals as Enzo. Listen to chic tunes whilst feasting on Italian delicacies with homemade and locally grown produce.

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Locality Pokolbin

Leaves & Fishes

Leaves & Fishes' approach is fresh, smart and simple. Extensive seasonal menu, the freshest fish & handcut chips, buckets of prawns, freshly shucked oysters,antipasti to smooth rich coffee. Relaxed, stylish boathouse dining with attention to detail. Leaves & Fishes - a balance of what's good!

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Locality Lovedale

Sabor in the Hunter - Pokolbin

  Sabor in the Hunter has the Hunter Valley's LARGEST range of desserts. Over the last 3 years SABOR have grown their dessert menu to include over 50 different desserts, each one created individually as nothing is served by the slice. This brings a new level of culinary delight to desserts in the Hunter Valley. Indulge in multi-award winning Portuguese Chocolate Mousse, decadent cakes, pastries, hand-made chocolates, Portuguese tarts and gourmet ice-cream. A large range of gluten free desse...

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Locality Pokolbin

Amanda's on the Edge

Amanda's On The Edge Restaurant is located on the beautiful Windsor's Edge Vineyard. Enjoy stunning sweeping views looking out over the vineyard and surrounding country land.

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury

Worn Out Wares

Incorporating old and new wares, a cafe and florist, Worn Out Wares is a wonderful experience. Browse through our eclectic mix of home and gift wares, fashion, children's toys, jewellery, prints, mirrors and furniture for both house and garden. Something for everyone! It's lovely to watch those visiting for the first time express their delight as they meander through the store. Rarely have they allowed enough time to take everyting in and leave with plans to return soon with more time, money, fr...

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Locality Singleton/upper hunter

Nanna Kerr's Kitchen - Lovedale

Bone Broth

We are as organic as we can be, no preservatives, chemicals or artifcial flavours. We have a great range of gluten-free and vegan options always available and EVERYTHING is made with love.

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Locality Lovedale

The Legends Grill at The Vintage

The Legends Grill restaurant is a dining experience to remember. Delivering the simple pleasures in life, the seasonal menu features contemporary Australian cuisine incorporating the star attraction - the distinctive and unique Grill.

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Locality Pokolbin

Bodega Restaurant & Bar

Our recently renovated restaurant Bodega Restaurant and Bar, enjoy relaxed all day dining for guests and visitors with spectacular views overlooking the lake and golf course. Select a bottle of your favourite Hunter Valley wine from our extensive wine cellar whilst enjoying the alfresco dining, and for those looking for something to enjoy in the evening, Bodega's dance floor, laser lights and great selection of song hits will have everyone up on the dance floor!

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Muse Kitchen

  Located at Keith Tulloch Winery, this European inspired bistro is the little sister to Muse Restaurant at Hungerford Hill Wines. Inspired by seasonal produce and quality controlled cooking, Muse Kitchen offers an award-winning casual dining experience for you to enjoy, relax and share.  

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Locality Pokolbin

Emerson's Cafe & Restaurant

Emerson is the first in the Hunter Valley to offer a Chef’s Table. Presenting dinners a unique opportunity to eat dinner in the kitchen while watching the Chef’s at work. So close you can almost touch them.  

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Locality Lovedale

Il Cacciatore

Award winning ‘Il Cacciatore’, located in the heart of the vineyards, is one of the more popular restaurants in the valley for both locals and visitors.

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Locality Pokolbin

Elements

Showcasing cuisine de terrior

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Locality Pokolbin

The Brokenback Bar

Located at Tuscany Wine Estate Resort, the Brokenback Bar offers that relaxed feeling whilst overlooking the local vineyards & Brokenback Ranges. Offering Beer on tap, variety of local wines, tapas meals, pizza's & pasta. Open from 12noon until late, 7 days.

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury

Restaurant Cuvee at Peterson House

Restaurant Cuvee is open for Breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week. Our breakfast specialty is our Bubbly Breakfast which includes a superbly cooked breakfast, chocolates and Peterson House Sparkling Wine so why not indulge for breakfast when next in the Hunter Valley. Our Head Chef Chad Pridue has just realsed his new menu which is a treat for the senses. Enjoy a quick bite between wine tastings or sit back with friends and enjoy a long lunch.

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury

The Deck Cafe Lovedale

The Deck Cafe Lovedale provides a diverse menu of cafe style food and is situated at Gartelmann Wines vineyard. Serving breakfast and lunch, diners can enjoy their meal al fresco on the spacious deck overlooking the picturesque dam. 

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Lovedale Smokehouse Gourmet Pantry & Cafe

We produce a large range of smoked and cured fish, meats, cheese and accompaniments on site and also stock a fantastic selection of hand-made local produce, deli items and artworks.   For lunch, create your own share style banquet of salami, smoked sausages, cured meats, terrine, pate, breads, salads and hand made chutneys and relishes and sit back and relax with a glass of estate grown wine and enjoy the best lunch the Hunter Valley has to offer!  Open Thursday to Monday  

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Locality Lovedale

Margan Restaurant

  ·       Margan 100% Estate Grown- Estate Made: Our wine is produced from grapes grown on the estate and few other HV businesses offer 100% ‘Pure Hunter’. ·       Sustainability Initiatives: We have set a benchmark for Environmental Sustainability Initiatives in the region as the only FWT business to be fully accredited / certified to EMP programs compliant to ISO 14000. ·    &...

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Locality Broke fordwich

Australia Hotel

Come & experience the friendly hospitality the Australia Hotel has to offer. Situated in the town of Cessnock, the gateway to the Hunter Valley vineyards & surrounded by a number of quality golf courses, the Aussie offers the perfect affordable alternative for your next Hunter Valley stay. Comfortable pub style accommodation, welcoming bars, a great tab, undercover outdoor area & the award winning Aussie bistro awaits you at the Aussie. Let us arrange your next Hunter Valley getaway ...

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Locality Cessnock & districts

Restaurant Botanica

Situated at the picturesque vineyard guesthouse retreat, Spicers Vineyards Estate, Restaurant Botanica reflects its' beautiful vineyard surrounds and provides guests with a special, fresh approach to Hunter Valley regional dining.

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury

Tatler Tapas Cafe

Child friendly atmosphere. On site cellar door available for tastings during lunch. All wines made locally with the loving care of winemaker Daniel Binet. Icy cold beer on tap.

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Locality Lovedale

Draytons Log Press Cafe

Looking for a great place to have a relaxed Breakfast or Lunch? Drayton's Log Press Cafe at Drayton's Family Wines offers morning teas, lunch and afternoon teas as well as a range of handmade and natural gifts and produce.   Catering for all functions - we can arrange packages to cater for that next special event to suit most prices and tastes. Bus groups are welcome.

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Locality Pokolbin

RidgeView Restaurant & Cafe

Alfresco dining

Casual dining, overlooking our vineyards. Our signature 'Cypriot Meze' is a four course feast inspired by Mediterranean and Middle East cuisine. Take as long or as little as you like for a true Hunter Valley experience. Lighter options also available. "Kopiaste...come, eat, enjoy!!"

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury

Sabor in the Hunter - Lovedale

The Hunter’s new sweet spot with classical & seasonal desserts paired with wines & dessert wines from the Hunter region. Enjoy our desserts on our alfresco patio with some coffee & tea or take them away. Light meals and a gluten free range also available.

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Locality Lovedale

Potters Hotel Brewery Resort

In the heart of Wine Country, with the distinctive Heritage Brick Beehive Kilns, Potters provides the perfect setting for your Hunter Valley experience. Potters is home to the Hunters only Micro-Brewery - the Hunter Beer Co. Join a tour, talk to our Brewers, or sit back in our relaxing beer garden whilst enjoying one of our several award-winning beers and a tasty snack, or recharge with a hearty meal in our famous Brasserie. For a truly memorable Hunter Valley experience stay the night in our we...

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Locality Pokolbin

Corpiii Cafe

We are a locally owned and managed family business. We are originally from Sydney's Northern.  We made the move up to NSW beautiful Wine Country, three years ago and have not looked back. Our cafe name is pronounced core-pie, each 'i' represents a member of our family. We are open daily from 8.30am to 4.30pm ( closed Christmas Day). We serve Breakfast, Lunch, Coffees & Cakes. We have a beautiful non-smoking courtyard, where you can enjoy a relaxing morning or afternoon. We can prov...

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Locality Pokolbin

The Mill Restaurant

Tuscany Wine Estate’s Restaurant “The Mill”, has had rave reviews regarding the incredible diversity with modern Hunter cuisine. Named after the windmill on the corner of our property, the Mill has it all, good wine, good food and good times.

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Locality Pokolbin/rothbury
 

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