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Bar Petite

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Shop 5, The Royal | 5 King Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Australian, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
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Shop 5, The Royal | 5 King Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

We enjoyed a very pleasant evening with friends mid-week and took advantage of the $5 beers and bubbles. We shared 2 of the 'share-plates' followed by cheese plate which were very well presented and nicely served by the friendly staff.All tasty and good value. Some...More

Thank Markin53
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Waitress highlighted the Sunday deal which was a platter with bottle of wine for $50. Given the bottle was usually $40, this was exceptional value. Platter was fine for two, plenty without being filling. Service very friendly and attentive - not sure what venue other...More

Thank Annemarie D
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I booked to have dinner at bar petite on the 20th July at 8:00pm. We were so excited to dine here as we had heard great things about this venue. On arrival we were 'pointed' to our table, shortly after followed up...More

1  Thank Toby W
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Went to Bar petite on Sunday for a glass of champagne , unfortunately they have a very poor selection of champagne by the glass ( no french ) very disappointed . So we ordered a glass of white wine. Which was ok ! But they...More

Thank phillipk8
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We popped in for some pre dinner drinks to this charming, elegant cocktail bar. This place has a great vibe, friendly staff and a good choice of wines by the glass. There's a range of seating with everything from high tables to comfy sofas. Perfect...More

1  Thank pddownunder
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We stumbled on Bar Petite somewhat accident despite it being next door to the Novotel Newcastle Beach where we were staying. We are so glad we did. Despite being a Sunday evening there were a number of other parties eating and drinking in this rather...More

1  Thank richo21282
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited last Saturday night with a group of 8. The cocktails were amazing! I asked for one that was sour and not sweet and they more than accommodated with one that wasn't even on the list. I haven't received service this good in a...More

1  Thank 846travelbuddy
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This restaurant was chosen as it was close to where we stayed and we liked the look of the menu. My husband and I shared the lamb plate and it was the very best lamb dish I've ever had. The others at our table had...More

Thank adoyle235
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Dropped in on Saturday evening for quick meal. Place was booked out but given a table if we would finish by 7.20. Too easy. Despite a good crowd the service was fast and friendly with three small courses. The food was great and the wine...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and drinks menu. A choice of different seating and staff were helpful and polite. You must save room for the Portuguese Tart!

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 23
Bar, Australian, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 5, The Royal | 5 King Street, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: 49293033
  • E-mail
Bar Petite is small and intimate, completely unique and distinctive for Newcastle.Winner of the Best NSW Bar Award 2012, Owner Operator Michael Kearney has helped create something really special... The Kearney family have over 35 years of long term experience in the hotel industry so Bar Petite is in good hands with owner Michael Kearney owning and operating the Bar. Michael is very social and adds that personal touch. He is always on site or close by putting in the long hours and hard work to see that his customers needs are cared for. Michael and his staff are proving that good things do come in small packages.
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