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The Dockyard

$$ - $$$, ,
13/1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4915 6558
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (16 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13/1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took my nephew & his girlfriend to The Dockyard for an early 5pm dinner on Friday 13 October. He had the salt & pepper squid. We had the beer battered dory fillets. All meals came with chips & salad. He ate half of his girlfriend's...More

Thank Clarke P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very relaxed atmosphere overlooking the port of Newcastle. The food was delicious and well priced and the service from both the bar and the kitchen was exceptional. We were a group of three having a Sunday lunch and our meals were served within 15 minutes...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner with work friends and shared somw tapas with a couple of people. On asking for 2 plates so we could eat our meal the waitress rudely said "I dont think this is possible as we dont have enough plates!" Firstly your bar...More

Thank Jasmine D
Dockyard N, Manager at The Dockyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jasmine. It is unfortunate to hear you felt our customer service was sub par. If you would like to contact us and speak with management we would like to resolve this issue. Thank you

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

FFS who puts sweet chilli sauce on nachos big fail. And if we book a table maybe at time of booking mention there is a time limit other wise as a table of 10 we dont expect to be moved on. Pretty basic menu, good...More

Thank Tony M
Dockyard N, Manager at The Dockyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tony. We apologise that we couldn't provide you with the experience you should have received. If you would like to contact us directly and speak with management we would love to discuss this further. Thank you

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great steak for a reasonable price. A great venue and cold beer coupled with friendly staff and great view of Newcastle Harbour. The lunch service was popular and busy but meals were delivered quickly. Unexpected bonus being that children eat free. We will be...More

Thank peter s
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch. A share platter of tapas between 2 could easily feed 3 people, and a burger and buffalo wings. All lovely only criticism I had was wings slightly undercooked. Good variety including pizza, good beer and wine range and cocktails. Will be back

Thank Carina H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Plenty of good options and specials here at Dockyard Had lunch here on a busy Sunday Caesar salad was a ample serve well presented and tasty Beer battered dory and chips was good Enjoyed some craft beers on tap Service is quick and professional

Thank Bali1961
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Dinned on a wild and windy day. managed to escape the wind , grabbed the sun and enjoyed the $12 specials. Chicken snitty with chips and gravy and the steak wrap. both were delish and great value. Service was great, friendly staff ready to please.

Thank demcphee
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We needed a restaurant that would serve us quickly before a show and they delivered .Meals were all tasty and a good size

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 5 and was seated outside. We ordered a entree sampling/ tasting plate which was enough for 4 of us. It had 5 entrees on it plus some bread. Our 5th person had calamari. All the meals were terrific. Fresh and...More

Thank Peterwato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Bar, Australian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13/1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4915 6558
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