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MoneyPenny

€€ - €€€, , Fusion
19/1 Honeysuckle Drive | The Boardwalk, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4925 2157
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (17 reviews)
“tapas” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Australian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
19/1 Honeysuckle Drive | The Boardwalk, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good location. The food was magnificent and the staff excellent. Can highly recommend for couples or large groups.

Thank houry2833
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff are incredibly accommodating and friendly. Food was exceptional and cocktail selection was amazing.

Thank Hannah J
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Moneypenny is the best! Great deals on happy hour drinks, the coolest staff, these amazing haloumi fries and the most delicious cashew salad which I can never remember the official name of. I love this crew. It is litterally a glowing location. The prettiest, least...More

Thank Alexandra M
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Hi Alex, Aww, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us some heart-warming feedback. We are absolutely stoked that you love us as much as we love you! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Till we're old and grey, Paul...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Good food and a great view in this relaxed venue offering Tapas and a good selection of beer & wine.

Thank NewieBoy2300
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

NewieBoooooyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy, Thanks so much for the kind words, we look forward to welcoming you again soon! Lots of love, Team MoneyPenny Xx

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Moneypenny has found its perfect niche here in Newcastle. Not only is it in a great location on the harbour, but they have some of the best cocktails around! It’s become one of our regulars. We always order from the smalls menu (4 smalls to...More

1  Thank CassieVarley
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi Cassie, Wow, that's really lovely! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such amazing feedback. It always means a lot when all involved get to read about our guest's positive experiences, it makes it all worthwhile. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I visit Moneypenny all the time with my friends and family and absolutely love it! The salted caramel pina colada is definitely a favourite of mine. The food is consistently delicious and the service is so friendly, they’re all amazing! It’s one of my favourite...More

Thank Lilliecol
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Lilliecol, Awww... Thank you so much! That's really lovely and we are always so grateful when people take the time to leave us their comments. We are super stoked you guys always enjoy everything and we look forward to welcoming you again soon! Lots...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018

This was an impromptu Easter Saturday lunch for myself and my husband after having a look at Entertainment book thought yeh give it a go - thank goodness for entertainment book eased the pain from an $80 very ordinary meal to a $60 very ordinary...More

Thank Noni F
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Dear Noni, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some thoughts on your visit yesterday, it’s a shame you couldn’t interact with us on a human level and express your concerns with us face-to-face. We are very approachable and only too happy to...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Waitress was rude and unhelpful and could not facilitate a table for 14 despite the restaurant being half empty. A shame as we used to love this place. Wouldn’t go backMore

Thank Catherine B
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Dear Catherine, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some insightful comments on your experience here yesterday. We value all feedback, the good and the bad, as it helps us improve our offering. I’m sorry you found it unacceptable that we were unable...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

A great place to sit and have a couple of ciders (or whatever) and also share some plates of snacks. Duck san choi bao was good, and they do some excellent sweet potato fries, as well as pizza.....the list goes on. Very friendly staff too.

Thank Scott P
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hi Scott, Thanks so much for the great review! It's always nice for everyone involved to read such lovely feedback from our guests. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies and The Team @ MoneyPenny.

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a pre-theatre dinner. Enjoyed a great spiced rum cocktail pre dinner, the arancini balls were tasty, the haloumi fries wonderfully salty and the shared lamb shoulder very generous. Inside and outside seating is available and there us not much better than sitting...More

Thank annette632015
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Hi Annette, Thank you SO much for taking the time to leave us some lovely feedback. It's always really nice for everyone to read about a guest's positive experience. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies and...More

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Rese78
13 September 2017|
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Response from Paul D | Property representative |
Hi Rese78, Our beers range in price from $5 - $14 with draught beers priced between $7.50 and $8.50. Kind regards, Team MoneyPenny Xx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19/1 Honeysuckle Drive | The Boardwalk, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4925 2157
  • E-mail
Description
MoneyPenny is a contemporary small bar positioned deep within the beating heart of Newcastle’s thriving Honeysuckle precinct - a seductively lit, intimate retreat serving delicious share dishes and whimsical beverages in a playful, yet sophisticated atmosphere.
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