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551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
+61 2 4023 4048
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined at Subo in August. It was a gift from our two daughters. The food was good, as was the service. As I am vegetarian, there was an option available. Overall, a lovely dining experience.

Thank Beverly P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the price, and from what I'd heard I expected a little more. Food was ok but fairly bland. One of the five courses was crushed ice with the waterery flavour of honeydew, rockmelon and lychee mixed through. It would have been ok to refresh...More

Thank Damian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to eat at Subo. Fantastic food and service. One of our top restaurants in Newcastle.

1  Thank Merls1011
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We visited for a family dinner on Friday night. The set menu was well balanced, with a range of dishes that were beautifully prepared and presented. We had forgotten to advise an allergy and yet, with no notice, the kitchen managed to procure a delicious...More

Thank peppersnaps
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Our special Thursday night night was fabulous from start to finish. Subo, tucked away behind a gorgeous door is one surprise after another. The front room has a bar, intimate and comfortable dining areas and then you can walk through to the back to the...More

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Got taken for my birthday, couldn't fault it. And will definately will be back. Wine and cocktails where amazing as well.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Stunning Menu with impeccable service - a hidden Gem tucked away behind a Hunter St Facade . This restaurant reminds me of a small restaurant we have loved in Espalion in the French countryside in the Auvergne Region 5 Stars 👏👏👏👏

Thank Jeanne817
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This is the most amazing meal I have ever had. It was complimented by the service and the atmosphere of the restaurant. High class service where you feel like you are the most important person in the place. The food is beyond exceptional. The whole...More

Thank Sanchin2006
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Dined here for many years as a regular haunt for birthday and other celebrations. The current second WInter 2 menu is luscious:We started off with always a favourite sourdough bread from Maryville's Uprising Bakery then some (charged extra) delicious marinated natural oysters that were Japanese...More

Thank Firsttimecruiser52
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Curtis, Kaye and Tracey are the front of room faces for this uber-chic Mod-Oz space. They work together like melted cheese goes with toast, with a kitchen full of cheery young chefs( glimpsed through the peekaboo window into the kitchen). Chef Beau escapes occasionally to...More

1  Thank Doug V
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15 March 2016|
Response from SuziePV | Property representative |
Hi there TheWatsonian, We currently serve a set five course menu only, with the cost per person being $85. Our menu changes twice monthly, and the current version can be viewed on our website which can be found via Google... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$62 - US$70
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551D Hunter St | Opposite Hunter St TAFE, Newcastle, New South Wales 2302, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4023 4048
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Our aim is to provide simple pleasures - food that is handled with care, wine that fills the senses and service that is attentive and thoughtful.
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