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Goldfish Bar & Kitchen

Corner Broke Road and McDonald Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7688
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corner Broke Road and McDonald Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to go here at the last minute due to it being advertised on FaceBook, with 2 for the price of 1 pizzas and mates rates on drinks. There's a very basic choice of pizzas, so I picked the Pepperoni, and my partner chose...More

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is located at Roche Estate and I really liked the fit out. It's a good place to eat to have a break from high end dining. The service was great and very friendly. We shared a few small plates to begin with (crispy whitebait,...More

Thank Lost_in_Utensils
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently had dinner here for my first wedding anniversary. After being recommended this restaurant and reading the reviews i felt it was a safe decision to have a special meal. When we arrived we were seated immediately. The waitress informed us of the style...More

Thank angela B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here for pre-dinner drinks and sat at the bar. The bartenders are all extremely professional and the service is great considering it was a peak time to be there. We down 3 cocktails each in an hour (8 glasses of water a day...More

Thank Tori S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took a group of 10 here recently for dinner and drinks, the place was buzzing with activity and nice for people watching. The food was nice and my group enjoyed the cocktails. Nice as a late afternoon happy hour break

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the tapas style food here. The oysters and fish tacos were exceptional. The cauliflower salad was amazing. Definitely have the try these dishes. We ordered a margarita and Vespa, both of which were made very well. The bartenders are all very friendly...More

Thank Doruk S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went late for lunch but we're greeted with a smile and the waitress was very polite and nice. 10 of us had lovely Pizzas .

Thank SNR193
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A quick drop in dinner. Service good altho a very quiet night. Just had a lamb pizza and avocado salad - both good.

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 14 July 2017

An interesting twist on the tapas idea, this bar focuses on Australian-styled food. The courses were reasonably priced and the food was very good. We had the oysters, whitebait, chorizo pizza and a cauliflower salad - all fresh, well-seasoned and tasty. The cocktails are pricey...More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Visited Goldfish Bar every night while we was in Hunter Valley. The bar is a lovely chilled out area with a good selection of drinks. The only down fall was the day we decided to have lunch here, as it was bank holiday weekend they...More

Thank sarahmc69
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27 December 2016|
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Response from sasquiz | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual , or dress up if that's your thing !
19 August 2016|
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Response from GoldfishHV | Property representative |
Hi there, it's best to book for a Saturday. If you just turn up on the night, we will still be able to find a table for you but you may have to wait for a while - there is usually space at the bar to have a drink whilst... More
31 January 2016|
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Response from Rebecca R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry sounded a little blunt. 😀 There's a big grass area in front and lots of space but I'm not sure about play space for dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Broke Road and McDonald Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 7688
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Goldfish Bar & Kitchen is located at one of the Hunter's most iconic winery complexes - Roche Estate, Goldfish Bar & Kitchen, Hunter Valley provides an international Pizza & food menu coupled with an exclusive beverage offering, including an award-winning cocktail list and new and old world wines.
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