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551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
+61 2 4023 4048
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“granita” (13 reviews)
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
“fixed menu” (6 reviews)
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Australian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
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1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

New spring menu was delicious. Staff were reasonably well informed about the ingredients and where they were sourced and how they were prepared. Had a lovely evening however it did feel quite rushed as they do two sittings per night. I feel the dining experience...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

incredible menu, well thought out, faultless meal. Highly recommend taking the added cheese course. The staff were welcoming, well versed in all facets of the menu and wine list, and a powerful asset. The menu was well above expectations, each course bringing out new ooos...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So they lost one of two chef’s hats but they have still got a seasonally changing well designed set of five courses. The flavours are so well matched that the serve size is just right by the end of the night. Great wait staff who...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In celebrating one of lifes' milestones what better way then to dine at Subo's with friends. Prior knowledge of allergies allowed none of our party to feel left out or have to endure something less then the other diners. Every course was the usual mouthwatering...More

Thank ganymede523
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Faultless dining with exquisite modern flavors and techniques. We aim to try every bi seasonal menu this year

Thank Hooooge
Reviewed 11 September 2017

From the moment my husband & I stepped into Subo we were greeted by friendly staff, making us feel important, the food was delicious, service was amazing & it was an overall wonderful experience, we will definitely return.

Thank GlenIann
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Subo after a long absence and weren't disappointed, again. A familiar laid back and friendly atmosphere prevailed over a professional and efficient cohort of waitstaff and a busy kitchen serving up a degustation-style 5-course set menu. The food was unparalleled as usual however...More

Thank BonzoD
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Organized a gift voucher for my parents and I was lucky enough to be in town to join them for a fabulous dinner. They catered for my father and my dietary requirements with no stress. The food was creative and delicious. Highly recommend this little...More

Thank avrilmckay72
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a must visit when in Newcastle. It is not your everyday eatery, well not for me anyway, but for that special occasion/someone you would find it difficult to come across a place that is so cosmopolitan. Great food and staff. A little...More

Thank willis2403
Reviewed 6 August 2017

A recent Friday evening return visit to Subo reminded my wife and I the momentous contrast between our usual casual dining experiences and an evening of fine dining. May I suggest to anyone that hasn’t experienced Subo yet to ask themselves what type of dining...More

Thank HeathNSW
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15 March 2016|
Response from SuziePV | Property representative |
Hi there TheWatsonian, We currently serve a set five course menu only, with the cost per person being $85. Our menu changes twice monthly, and the current version can be viewed on our website which can be found via Google... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 66 - US$ 74
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4023 4048
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Our aim is to provide simple pleasures - food that is handled with care, wine that fills the senses and service that is attentive and thoughtful.
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