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Sprout Dining

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189 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
02 49271138
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had high expectations due to the comments on Tripadvisor. Can say I was very disappointed with the meals we had. We were waiting an hour for our entrees but thought it would be worth the wait. Both my partner and I are chefs and I would be ashamed with myself if I sent those meals out. My pasta with... More 

Thank Blake M
Newcastle, Australia
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of delicious menue choices here. We have dined at Sprout several times and never been disappointed with the quality of the food. Don't be put off by the venue, once you ascend the giant staircase the friendly staff will wow you and the restaurant looks modern and inviting. The only downside to this venue is the level of noise... More 

Thank Inde T
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has very good food, friendly service, but the ambient/environment and location is a negative. Dinner at week day is an experience, is such a big restaurant that have not many patrons ... so feels a bit out of source.

Thank Clara S
Speers Point, Australia
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87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were part of a group of eight friends who decided, based on recent revues that Sprout was a good option. Sadly disappointed. Firstly we ordered three beers from the menu provided of beers on tap .... Sorry we don't have that beer!...ok Then a bottle of red from the wine menu... Sorry we don't have that wine!.... Ok so... More 

Thank Tony Y
Newcastle, Australia
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I called restaurant for table availability - they were busy, but said they could accommodate 5 people. On arrival, we waited on the lounge and chose the wine. Our table was ready in 10 minutes. After sitting at the table for quite a while, the waitress finally took our drink order, then we had to ask for the menu. When... More 

Thank kadmln
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Great place. The food was amazing and the waitress April was a delight. One of my favourites in Newcastle!

Thank Mo E
Newcastle, Australia
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It was David Byrne of Talking Heads fame who wrote the song "Life in Wartime". The well known line "This ain't no party, this ain't no disco,this ain't no fooling around" came to me whilst dining at Sprout last night. We have dined their before and the food is universally good. As it was last night. One quibble, the coffees... More 

1 Thank robmacca
Sydney, Australia
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170 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Have nothing but praise for this restaurant. Upstairs at the crown and anchor hotel it's a pleasant surprise. Great service by the young staff The restaurant area is well furnished with brick exposed walls and a long bar area with the chefs behind Can get a little noisy as the restaurant fills up but the food excels and the smiling... More 

Thank Bali1961
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Thanks to Sam Moore for recommending this restaurant and making the booking. The staff were absolutely fabulous!! We had the option of a beer or cocktail on arrival, free bread option that was made on site which was delicious. Our three courses were amazing. The main came with a mushroom and my husband and I don't eat mushrooms so we... More 

Thank Nicole D
Newcastle, Australia
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100 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Well a visit to sprout should be on everybody's list .if you don't mind walking up a great staircase going to the gods you must try .On arrival we were greated by Hana and seated at a nice table .but the noise was to great and decidedto move outside where it was cooler and less noise .No problem to Hana... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: 02 49271138

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?