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The Squire's Maiden

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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11 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 7790
11:00 - 12:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 12:00
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Newcastle, Australia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the young lady who greeted us at the entrance, to every other staff member we encountered, we felt very welcome in this restaurant. We all ordered meals from the menu, and all came out together. Unexpected chilli hit in smoked salmon linguini was the only complaint I heard from two young ladies. My grandson loved his surprise party with... More 

Thank carolyn r
Lake Macquarie, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So disappointing! I booked for a special family celebration recently and it was disappointing from the moment we arrived! There was not the usual welcoming greeting, the first words from the young woman on service that night were "make sure your out of your table by 8pm, because we have rebooked it!" My husband and I ordered the Lamb Shank... More 

Thank KLP028
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here quite a few times and it's always excellent. I thoroughly enjoy my meat lovers pizza! Always lovely service. Would definitely recommend!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
New South Wales, Australia
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to celebrate here for a birthday early April after recommendations by friends and it DIDN'T disappoint. Food was amazing !......wow that pan seared salmon ! Alcohol was extremely well priced as was the food....we were so impressed we returned Easter Sunday thinking it was a one off...but no...it was brilliant.....our new favourite place to frequent.....a real find...Thankyou to... More 

Thank Jane B
New York City, New York
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Food was good , drinks were good and bar service was good Chris on the floor made the place great . Had such a great time .

Thank Dragan I
Newcastle, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We received a very warm welcome from the staff on Good Friday. Pizzas are well done and great value for money. Good selection of quality wines. The tables are quite close together so you can feel crammed in, however it was easy to find a table even though it was busy. Overall a great experience.

Thank elise621
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went here recently in a group of nine for my sons birthday. Food and service were great! Cocktails also. Have been here before for Sunday lunch some time ago and it was good back then as well. Will go back. Great location and atmosphere.

Thank Sharon D
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Business trip last week meant a colleague and I had both lunch and dinner at the Squire's maiden. The owner was a generous host enabling me to taste a couple of tap beers not known to me. Food was tasty, generous and great value. Overall a lovely spot to enjoy a relaxed meal. My compliments to the owner and his... More 

Thank Nicole Q
Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

In Newcastle for just the one night and my gf and I were looking for a nice place to eat. As Newcastle was quite dead on a Monday, we walked past a chalkboard advertising some chicken and lamb skewers - yum! As it was a Monday special, they were only $15, so we decided to try them out. The staff... More 

Thank George C
Newcastle, Australia
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144 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We initially met friends here for "ONE" Pre-Dinner Drink on Friday, 17 March. It was pouring rain and had been for the past week, it was pretty quiet around Newcastle. But, I must say the Staff rostered on that evening were EXCEPTIONAL, they all seemed happy to be there and were friendly. Exactly how it should be in customer service.... More 

Thank Edleg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$67
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Honeysuckle Dr, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 7790
The bespoke venue, located at 11 Honeysuckle Drive and open daily from 11.00am , carries the full range of James Squire craft beers and seasonal brews on tap, paired with a seasonal food menu.Inspired by the character of James Squire and the times in which he lived, the venue features raw materials to evoke a sense of history and storytelling. Amber glass, iron and repurposed wood were combined as features in an otherwise modern setting.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?