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The Depot on Darby

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143 Darby St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 2666
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34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You will love dining here with friends and family or an intimate meal for 2. The food is top shelf. Sweets are divine!! Really enjoy every visit to The Depot on Darby. You must try it yourself you won't be disappointed.

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Thank Cheryl H
Kanwal, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great breakfasts. Very friendly and prompt service. Will definitely return when in the area again. Thanks

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I are new to Newcastle and hadn't quite found our local go to until now!!! The staff were so friendly and helpful. The food was awesome and the coffee was excellent too! I had the pancakes and couldn't recommend them more!

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Thank Madeleine O
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic service, with a wide variety of meal options. Eggs beni was my choice, and the veggie breakfast was awesome too. 5 stars!! We will be back!

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Thank Heaton W
Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think that attractive waitress and good food worth a visit. Food is just Ok nothing special but overall impression is very pleasant ;)

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Thank temische
Maitland, Australia
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for breakfast on my wives birthday with the family. Four of the meals were brought out and the 5th one arrived 20 minutes later. Apparently the pancakes didn't look cooked! We finished the meal and paid the bill. On our way home we realised that we had been overcharged approximately $30 on the bill. We contacted the manager and... More 

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Thank Wayne L L
NSW
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I popped in for a quick bite yesterday morning. Poached eggs on toast sounded good. I left thinking, that would rate as one of the worst breakfasts I've ever had. Admittedly I could have opted for a range of extras, but to present two small eggs on a large plate with two slices of unbuttered toast.. Even a small amount... More 

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Thank billyaztec
Newcastle, Australia
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83 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had excellent service and lovely meals for lunch the other day. I had a beetroot and broccoli salad with was delicious and very big. My husband ordered the Bruschetta as it was smaller and he finished off some of my salad and the rest of my eldest child's steak sandwich. Order a couple of things and re-order if you... More 

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Thank Stacy L
Hobart, Australia
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190 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

During a recent visit to Newcastle, our family group found our way to Depot for a late lunch and of course enjoying the ambience there, ventured back on two further occasions for mid/late afternoon coffees and snacks. Comprehensive menu with numerous beverage options so something for everyone on the Depot menu. A really nice vibe about this place and certainly... More 

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Thank Contented373
Auckland, New Zealand
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149 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It was Easter Monday and there were only a few places open and this was one of them. It is bistro food and you get a good quantity so you won't go hungry. The quality around the table varied but there was nothing fantastic. My steak sandwich was a bit over cooked and chewy when asked for medium rare. However... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Darby St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 2666

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