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Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4926 1014
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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18:00 - 23:00All hours
Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was tasty and portion size reasonable enough to leave space for a scrumptious dessert. The food was great but what really made this an enjoyable meal was the friendly staff, nothing was too much trouble and since I was driving I appreciated the...More

Thank CPN061
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small boutique 1 hat restaurant. MY wife and I enjoyed the 5 course degustation meal combined with premium wines. WHAT an amazing experience. Our host Milly made us feel comfortable and relaxed, her knowledge of the food presented and wines was interesting to hear....More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely romantic meal. The ambiance was cosy and warm, the staff were attentive and told us how much they enjoy working at restaurant Mason. It shows. They were welcoming, and provided complimentary drinks because we were celebrating a special occasion, then another...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did the degustation with matched wines - which I would highly recommend. The meals were works of art and the matching of wines complimented the food. My only downfall was the dessert was sweet on sweet which I couldn't eat. As well as the...More

Thank Candice171
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Most overrated restaurant! Food was over salted. We walked after course 4. Paid for the full 7 courses ($500 approx) but were told we were disrespecting the chef! Thank God we didn't have medical conditions! We were then insulted on social media because we posted...More

7  Thank Mackanans
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing 10th anniversary dinner here. From start to finish it was faultless for both service and food. Our waiter was super friendly, knowledgeable about the dishes, and very professional. We did the 5 course degustation, but with the little extras they bring...More

1  Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We met friends here for dinner and had a great time. We have been here a few times before and I must say that even tough it was wonderful presentation, we weren't quite as impressed as we had been the previous times. Maybe it's because...More

1  Thank radarinoz
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My partner and I dined at Restaurant Mason for our anniversary dinner and it was absolutely delicious. Great food, great wine and great service. Highly recommend treating yourself to this masterpiece of a restaurant :-)

1  Thank miss_shep88
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Have been to Mason twice before and I would rate it Newcastle's best fine dining experience. Attentive staff, quality menu, degustation was perfect, pricing is right. Overall a lovely experience.

1  Thank BCameron5
Reviewed 26 June 2017

On Saturday, we hosted a lunch celebration at Restaurant Mason with 40 of my nearest and dearest. It was superb in every aspect. Instantly upon arrival, guests were welcomed with a glass of champagne in the sunshine, gifts were taken care of with discretion, canapes...More

1  Thank PrincessInTransit
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Richard H
3 July 2017|
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Response from whodatninjagirl | Reviewed this property |
My partner eats a medium to large appetite and he felt satisfied by the end of the tasting menu. Tasting menu dishes are smallish, but we thought it was enough foo for the average man, & the quality was wonderful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 3 35 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4926 1014
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