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Subo

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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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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“granita” (14 reviews)
“chicken wings” (5 reviews)
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Australian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most amazing meal I have ever had. It was complimented by the service and the atmosphere of the restaurant. High class service where you feel like you are the most important person in the place. The food is beyond exceptional. The whole...More

Thank Sanchin2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined here for many years as a regular haunt for birthday and other celebrations. The current second WInter 2 menu is luscious:We started off with always a favourite sourdough bread from Maryville's Uprising Bakery then some (charged extra) delicious marinated natural oysters that were Japanese...More

Thank Firsttimecruiser52
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Curtis, Kaye and Tracey are the front of room faces for this uber-chic Mod-Oz space. They work together like melted cheese goes with toast, with a kitchen full of cheery young chefs( glimpsed through the peekaboo window into the kitchen). Chef Beau escapes occasionally to...More

1  Thank Doug V
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The atmosphere is ok as the restaurant itself is nothing special - a tiny front section and a purpose-built extension at the rear - total only about 10 tables. However every course (5) was excellent and the service was comprehensive, without being pushy or annoying.

1  Thank zenon88
Reviewed 7 August 2018

What a fabulous establishment. Food superb, wines excellent and service exceptional. Reminds of the great restaurants of the 20 years ago where dining was an art. These guys have nailed it. We enjoyed every morsel, Everything was prepared with such precision, presentation and flavour. We...More

1  Thank Kathleen v
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Nice decor, food and service. Not pretentious or exclusive. You get what you pay for. Loved it! Easily and happily catered to my fussy tastes.

2  Thank kate_014014
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Title sums up the entire experience. The food was excellent and the service fantastic - friendly and attentive without being intrusive or pretentious. We would not have chosen many of the courses from an a'la carte menu, but were impressed and delighted with each dish....More

1  Thank kdf1255
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I visit Subo every 6 weeks when the menu changes and I am continuously blown away by the standard of food they serve. Bo is a wizard. The menu is always creative, fun and most importantly - DELICIOUS!

Thank Newcastlefoodie2018
Reviewed 24 June 2018

While on a visit with my daughter in Pelican, we decided to book dinner at highly rated Subo (reservations a must). On offer is a very nice imitation of a French bistro including the typical quite small portions. My scallops were quite tasty with a...More

Thank Leonard_vd_Heyden
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Best food ever with great accompanying wines. There service was excellent with great service. Small venue to make it just right for a tete d tete dinner

Thank oakleyb2018
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TheWatsonian
15 March 2016|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 62 - US$ 69
Meals
Dinner
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, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
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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Description
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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