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Silo Restaurant and Lounge Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Vegetarian Friendly
The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4926 2828
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Whilst it took a wile for us to get our meal, and I'm not one who expects fast, takeaway type service, it was absolutely brilliant. Meat cooked just the way we like it (medium and well done) and the corn bread was great. You must...More

Thank Lost2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a wonderful night out at Silo. The food was brilliant, the service was amazing and the whole experience was first class...They've got it right..

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Thank JudyN56
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Recently visited for dinner to celebrate our wedding anniversary, fantastic table outside with twilight views of Newcastle Harbour. The staff were friendly & very attentive. The food was absolutely delicious & I would thoroughly recommend Silo.

Thank Dean_Rothapfel
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Today we feasted on a 5 course degustation, beautifully paired with some amazing wines from Pepper Tree & Briar Ridge. Best dining we’ve had in a long time. Absolutely amazing!!!!!

Thank Shas_d60
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I have just had a light lunch with my friend at silo. Sarah was a great waitress.engaged in conversation and ensured that we were being served and well looked after.lovely girl and an asset to Silo. The seafood plate was absolutly beautiful,fresh and tasty.Perhaps a...More

Thank annette b
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I went to Silo for a late-ish dinner on Saturday night. The service wasn’t amazing but the cocktails were phenomenal. The entree’s were very nice and well presented however they had run out of oysters by 7:30. It was very difficult to...More

Thank Katie8779
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Went here on Saturday for happy hour drinks. Staff were friendly and helped us get a heater set up as it was a bit cold outside. Service was very slow. I can understand cocktails taking a while to be made, but we were only ordering...More

Thank Maps770288
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a mid week dinner. Being early, we decided to eat outside, especially as there were gas heaters if it got cooler. Service was friendly, and overall good. Entrees to share, all good, some Pinot to wash it down. The mains, also good, enjoyable....More

Thank Inthought
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The setting is good opposite the harbour and the lunch wasn’t a busy time on this particular day. Chose the seafood platter which was a little underwhelming and had to ask for a slice of lemon, for seafood dish! Partners mint and pea risotto had...More

Thank downunder55299
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

The food here is very good. Over looking Newcastle harbour. A little pricey but worth trying the food you won’t be disappointed.

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18 February 2016|
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Response from PeterW00 | Reviewed this property |
Your NOT listening to your customers Mark! next thing another restaurant will close it's doors because of the same old thing nearly all other restaurant that have closed have in common. BAD inconsistent service!! People do... More
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27 January 2016|
Response from Nicola C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mark, I dined on Tuesday 12th January and sat alone on a table for two by the barriers looking out to the harbour. I think I had a steak, but to be honest I cant remember now. With Sauv Blanc and water. Thanks for taking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 24
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4926 2828
  • E-mail
Newcastle's' hottest cocktail lounge and restaurant, Silo Restaurant & Lounge, is this month celebrating their 11th birthday. Since bursting onto our culinary experience radars in 2004, this sophisticated, boutique, harbour side restaurant & bar, has become a favorite among many Novocastrians and visiting tourists alike.
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