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Hog's Breath Cafe

Shop 1 7 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4927 8005
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible23%
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“hoagies” (3 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
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Shop 1 7 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner 17 of us the worst service ever rude and there was so many waitresses doing nothing one sharpening a whole heap of pencils while our table was full of dirty plates waiting for our birthday cake they eventually bring cake over with...More

Thank Allanah B
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a Hogs Breath regular for nearly 20 years, we went back to the Newcastle restaurant after a break for a few years. Service has always been a problem in the past, which encouraged us to frequent other stores. We went back for a Mother's...More

Thank Bowdog B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here to celebrate my sister's graduation from university. We had a lovely meal, and the staff were friendly and very accommodation. They even bought out a complementary cake with a sparkler in it for my sister as a congratulations; which really made her...More

Thank StephBielby1958
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had lunch in this restaurant recently it was delicious with a nice ocean view under a tree. Very polite staff and nice menu.

Thank Ham G
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I have had much better steak at half the cost at my local pub. I ordered the blackened steak which had so much seasoning on it that my tongue has been weird for the last hour. Food was cold, felt like it had been sitting...More

Thank Belinda M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Good Atmosphere, Cocktails are great. Food was disappointing, fatty prime rib steak and extremely dry chicken. Staff were accommodating and we were compensated adequately.

Thank aleishajane
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Theres a standard to expect from hogs breathe and it didnt let us down. The only downside was how hot it was. As its open air we were all dripping in sweat. The staff werent that attentive and were slow with drinks. Something thats extremely...More

Thank Mellsie1210
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped in after seeing 3-6pm every day bar snacks $5 and $4 tap beer. I was amazed. Great cold beer and the potato chunks with bacon and cheese damn awesome. Too much for me to finish. Will be back for a pre dinner and snack...More

Thank sjstartin
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Been here may times before to many locations but today was awful. Still trying not to vomit. Arrived for early dinner as we like to come for kids eat free days. One child with full paying adult. Ordered main meal with extra side of chips...More

Thank madcrazytimes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

TL;DR Pros: Friendly service. Great serving sizes. Tasty entree. Deliciously tender steak with very little fat. Curly fries are fun. Too full to fit dessert. Cons: Main arrived while we were still eating entree. Caesar salad could use more lettuce. Long version My partner and...More

Thank Candice H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 7 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4927 8005
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