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MoneyPenny

€€ - €€€, , Fusion
19/1 Honeysuckle Drive | The Boardwalk, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4926 1799
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Australian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan 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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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This place is great, very chiled and relaxed right on the harbour with great views. Was a lovely place to sit and watch the sunset before dinner. We shared the onion rings and they were spectacular as were the cocktails. Staff were super friendly but...More

Thank SealWoods
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi SealWoods, Thank you SO much for the awesome feedback...! We are thrilled you enjoyed everything we have to offer and hopefully we see you soon for some more Daiquiri-deliciousness. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies and The Team @ MoneyPenny Xx

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Always a lovely time at Moneypenny. Great food, friendly service, good atmosphere. Sat inside which was perfect for the cooler evening, and not too noisy. Had many great afternoons outside as well.More

Thank Megan I
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Megan, Awwww, thank you SO much for the amazing feedback. :) It's always so nice for everyone to read about a guest enjoying everything we work so hard to achieve...! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

On the harbour, relaxed atmosphere. Recommend the panko mushrooms! Good for groups as there is no need to worry about splitting the bill at the end, just pay as you order at the bar.More

Thank hunterwill17
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Hunterwill17, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some great feedback. I'm so glad you enjoyed the way we do things, we like things to pretty informal around here as well, definitely easy for groups. How annoying is it trying to split...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Monday of the long weekend - lunch on Newcastle Harbour at Honeysuckle Drive. Nice outdoor or indoor atmosphere, had a couple of glasses of wine with salt and pepper calamari and seafood paella. Good food and friendly staff, will definitely go there again.More

Thank Jerry T
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hey Jerry T! Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us some great feedback! We are stoked you enjoyed everything, even with that pesky public holiday surcharge too! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Back again. .we love this place especially when warmer weather is coming.Thanks guys we always enjoy your service and food. Reece enjoy your trip.See you all again soon.Have a great week😆More

Thank Narelle T
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Hi Narelle and Tony, Thank you again for the awesome review...! Please let Tony know that we will no longer be able to get his beer of choice. Six String has stopped selling the Golden Ale in the can, so hopefully we will be able...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

What a great little restaurant and what a great spot! Visited for a work do as a suggestion from a friend very welcoming and good vibes! The view was probably the best part! Right on the harbour! Initially wasn't sure if it was table service...More

Thank l13e12
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Hi l13e12, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us some lovely feedback! We are stoked you enjoyed the view and the food and most importantly, the vibes. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Lunch was ok, not amazing. Restaurant is very much geared to evening time eg food, furniture, bar. Bar tender and male staff were excellent. Food ok.More

Thank knewton112
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Hi Knewton112, Thank you for your (mostly) positive feedback. Our space definitely does come alive at night, or at least on a beautiful sunny day, both of which yesterday was not. Hopefully we see you another time. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies and...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Went yesterday and enjoyed a long lunch for 5. We shared the paella, pork belly, gyozas, onion rings and chicken wings. All were really good and order was enough to fill 5 hungry people. The paella was a stand out. Several craft beers on tap....More

Thank Karen T
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Hi Karen, Aww, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such lovely comments. We are so glad you guys enjoyed everything on Sunday and we look forward to welcoming you all again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies and...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

I like to consider MoneyPenny 'my local' even if I do live ten minutes away. I am here with a group of friends close to every single Sunday afternoon. Awesome spot out in the sun overlooking the harbour even when the weather isn't the best...More

Thank Ashlea R
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Hi Ashlea, Wow, thank you SOOO much for the amazing feedback. We are stoked you love everything about us because we love everything about you! Look forward to seeing you soon, Lots of love, Your local, MoneyPenny Xx

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Dropped in with the wife for a beer/cocktail and tried a few of the 'small plates' the food piled onto the plate was great- certainly value for money, and the food fresh and full of flavour. The service was really attentive and the staff really...More

Thank ryan_wilmott
Paul D, Owner at MoneyPenny, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Ryan, Thanks so much for the kind words! We are really glad you enjoyed everything and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Big smiles and best wishes, Paul Davies and The Team @ MoneyPenny Xx

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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$5 - 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, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
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 4926 1799
  • 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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