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Amanda's on the Edge

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1039 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7900
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Newcastle, Australia
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amanda's is hard to find, in an unassuming location and a building that could be a house, but the food is outstanding. We visited Amandas on the basis of excellent reviews- and they proved to be totally correct. All three courses were amazing, with reasonable pricing and friendly service. When you next visit the Hunter Valley- go out of your... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We quite enjoyed our mains but the desserts were average, unfortunately. The service was quite good, and it was nice sitting out on the balcony, particularly with the outdoor heaters. It's in a nice, quiet spot, although they could do with some more lighting from the car park around to the front of the restaurant.

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Thank Carmel B
Mill Valley, California
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband, daughter, her Australian boyfriend and I dined at Amanda's on the Edge and had delicious curries of various kinds. The younger ones who eat meat loved their dishes and my husband and I did our veggie curries as well. Very pleasant setting, good service and tasty choices.

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Thank Dorothy M
Newcastle, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly id like to say a big thankyou to Alison, you were fabulous and so entertaining. Wow,mattleelee your the joke, stay at home, I don't think you are are happy soul. Amandas on the edge is a beautiful oldhome turned into a lovrely restaurant. We loved the menu the food was amazing, thankyou to chef. I would recommend amandas on... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely restaurant with amazing food! Had a perfect steak and a pasta with prawns! Really great job by the staff for squeezing us in when they already had a full house.

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Thank Connie M
Sydney, NSW
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Amanda's on the Edge a couple of times but it's been a couple of years. The best way to summarise the experience is it is good honest food served by average wait staff. You're also very tightly packed into the restaurant. Some suggestions might be that when you have an extensive menu and someone asks what... More 

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Thank Gillie09
Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason This wasn't Excellent was the time it took for food which was a couple of hours and the Table location however it was a table for 16, but one side was jammed right in front of the kitchen entrance so staff were constantly brushing pass us. The food was delicious though and I would definitely return as... More 

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Thank Nicole L
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to the Hunter wine region so expectations were quite high. Our booking was for 16 at 7:00 pm on Saturday night and we did our best to arrive on time from pre drinks at a nearby golf resort.This was a milestone occasion ( Mother in law's 70 th birthday ) with teenagers and parents. All I can say... More 

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Sydney
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, friendly and attentive (but not over-attentive) service and the huge bonus of BYO. Being able to take along your best bottles after a day of vineyard hopping is a real luxury at such an upmarket venue. The menu ticked all the right boxes for both myself and my parents who are a little less adventurous than I am... More 

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Thank SydneyJimmy
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit to Amanda's on the edge last weekend with a group of 7 girls! we loved the atmosphere & food, we were all very impressed!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$44 - US$44
Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1039 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 7900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?