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Muse Restaurant

€€€€, , Vegetarian Friendly
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 6777
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut dessert” (33 reviews)
“tasting menu” (52 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (32 reviews)
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Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed a celebratory birthday dinner at this venue, which was selected especially based on our past experiences here. The four course degustation menu is a little different in that after the fixed first course , a carrot orientated dish, the remaining three courses...More

2  Thank Ron T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch ! Amazing staff that accommodated is without a reservation and made great recommendations !

Thank Careenars
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, this is a stylish restaurant with competent service and subtle lighting........rather than the usual spot lights that are so common today. The food is creative and you must try the signature coconut desert. It is very cleverly presented. Hard to fault and it certainly...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely space. Beautifully appointed dining room set in this breathtaking part of the Hunter Valley. Our four course set menu was delicious and delivered some wonderful tastes combined with confident cooking and service. The cost soars when ordering decent wines to make this...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the 2 Hat restaurant, this place ticks all the boxes. Service was very slow as the courses seemed to come in very slowly. As it was a slow night we would have expected better. Some of the dishes were outstanding whereas others were a...More

Thank gocatgo1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Muse restaurant, my summary is an exceptionally well presented restaurant with good staff and a well deserved reputation. Our food was faultless. I noticed some walk ins that were turned away during our meal. Top tip, you need to book to eat at Muse.

Thank Edwardscheese
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A top restaurant in every sense. It offers a 5 course tasting menu with a choice of matching wines if wanted. Or a la carte option of two or three courses. We opted for the latter. For entree we chose the mushroom risotto and the...More

Thank eddief48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only 3 words are really needed for this review - wonderful, wonderful, wonderful. They all refer to the menu, the presentation, the ingredients, the taste, the atmosphere and the staff. Thank you to the chefs for a beautiful meal. Thank you to Renee for sending...More

Thank Denis C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just perfect! Elegant! Surprising! Muse had it all! Most impressed! I’m usuallu critical to the tempo in fine dining (too often either too quick or too slow) - here also logistical worked extremely well. Thank you for the experience!

Thank Kaj A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, wine and service! Treat yourself to this beautiful restaurant where there is heaven in every bite. The little touches of palate cleanses and surprises along the way make it an even more enjoyable experience. Do try the Muse coconut dessert, it’s the signature...More

1  Thank Bec B
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
Taz. Hi it all comes down to your budget> If you can afford the expense Chateau Elan/The Vintage is exceptional. so is Splicers or Peppers. Moderate accommodation there are some boutique estates like nearby on broke rd are... More
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22 October 2016|
Response from Kym P | Reviewed this property |
Muse Restaraunt is located at 2450 broke Rd pokolbin ( Hunter valley ) NSW
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$59 - US$174
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia (Formerly Muse Restaurant & Cafe)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 6777
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Muse has become renowned for not only its food but also for its professional and friendly service. Offering a season driven Contemporary Australian menu, the food is fresh and exciting without overcomplicating the ingredients. Using quality produce, sourcing locally whenever possible, the dishes show technique, restraint and respect.
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