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Verandah Restaurant

151 Palmers Lane, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7231
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (207 reviews)
“baby calamari” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
151 Palmers Lane, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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1 - 10 of 581 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Happy to say that the change of ownership hasn’t affected the quality of food or service here. Each dish was utterly delicious & our waiter was super friendly and efficient. Would happily recommend!

Thank Jacielee
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked this restaurant based on TripAdvisor reviews. We sat outside on the verandah and had magnificent views across the vineyards. Casey, our waitress was friendly and helpful, we chose 6 tapas to share with our group of friends. Each selection had enough for the 6...More

Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was nice it is a tapas style menu. Highly recommend the Soufflé . Staff were friendly. Lovely view and the Sunset was amazing from the verandah 🌅

Thank Melinda N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here twice now and both times have loved the food and happy service. I had the gf tapas options and shared with my partner. They catered very well with lots of gf options. My daughter found good food on the kids menu....More

Thank AliGlutenFree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came in randomly looking for somewhere for lunch as we were staying at the Oaks not far away. The grounds the restaurant were on were lovely and they have a cute little pond with a boat and seat set up for anyone who likes to...More

Thank Shanika C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst food ever, the "tapas" are an insult to the Spanish food. Not even considered food. Had food posoined right after.More

Thank masanla
mpsasstmgr, Manager at Verandah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feed back. To be clear we are a contemporary restaurant and not a Spanish restaurant we serve our food in a tapas style. As for food poisoning you wouldn't be affected right after dining. It you were sick after dining it...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent a lazy afternoon at the verandah restaurant. The menu is Tapas and together we shared 4 plates. Our selection was: Pumpkin Bruschetta Gnocchi Jaman ham Beef cheeks The food was amazing and was presented one dish at a time. Our...More

1  Thank Stewartbazzica
mpsasstmgr, Manager at Verandah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Stewart Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your time at Verandah ans took the time to review the restaurant. Regards Verandah Management

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We visited for a tapas dinner. We ordered 3-4 tapas dishes. It was for my Hen's night and when the bar tender found out he made me a complimentary strawberry cocktail- that was a very nice gesture. The food was delicious- we had the gnocchi,...More

1  Thank Sisi L
mpsasstmgr, Manager at Verandah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sisi We're so glad you enjoyed your hens day!! We hope your wedding is amazing, rhank ypu for taking time to review the restaurant. Regards Verandah Management

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Initially I wasn't impressed by the menu item selections available, but when we ordered I was plesently surprised how tasty the meals were. The portion sizes are small, and you need to select about 5 - 6 things per couple. Sitting in the sun on...More

1  Thank Smiley_BH
mpsasstmgr, Manager at Verandah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Smiley Thank you for taking the time ro review the restaurant. We look forward to welcoming ypu back to The Verandah. Regards Verandah Management

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place for a tasty tapas lunch in the sunshine! After a few local tastings, including the estate on which this restaurant sits, Calais, we were ready for a long relaxed lunch. Tapas is a perfect way to do this. Combined with fabulous...More

1  Thank Smooth1e
mpsasstmgr, Manager at Verandah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Smooth 1 e We are glad you enjoyed your experience at the Verandah!! Regards Verandah Management

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Selina C
5 September 2016|
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Response from TrekCarrie | Reviewed this property |
I choose to stay on a no carb eating plan and I found heaps of veggie options - the veg was really amazing especially the pumpkin dish and also the innovatively prepared Brussel sprouts) and my husband really loved the... More
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arnie007
31 January 2016|
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Response from chamboNsw | Reviewed this property |
Only guidedogs are allowed on the verandah. But they have grounds around where you could tie your dog to a tree
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MikeStry
24 April 2015|
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Response from Travelwise49 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can not answer. But nowhere can open before 1 pm. And with the recent weather in the area maybe they are not open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Palmers Lane, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 7231
  • E-mail
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