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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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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (16 reviews)
“filet” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed today 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 1 week ago 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 Marc D
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.

1  Thank Pete G
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The service was 5star The food was 5star Made our lunch a wonderful experience. We will be back... thank you

1  Thank Richard M
NewcastleMark, Owner at Silo Restaurant and Lounge Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know Richard. We are very happy you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. Yours The Silo team

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Great dining experience at Silo tonight. We took our niece for her first diner out after turning 18. Food and service were excellent! Portions were very big.

1  Thank lemmingstone
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Recently my son and daughter in law took my wife and myself to Silo to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. I can only say they chose well. The meal was beautiful and the staff were friendly and efficient. A great night was had by all....More

2  Thank ramadaga
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Relaxing place for an afternoon coffee. Nice lounges with a water view to sit back and enjoy the serenity

2  Thank OscardaPadre
Reviewed 8 May 2018

The restaurant is in a great position with view over the harbor. For lunch we ate "King Salmon Fillet" and "Seafood Platter". Both dishes very good and it comes with a friendly service.

2  Thank Pierre P
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Silo R
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
Silo R
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$ 25
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
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, 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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