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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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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut dessert” (51 reviews)
“tasting menu” (51 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (33 reviews)
Open Now
18:30 - 22:00 Hours
Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

environment and setting was nice and decent. food was average, not much surprise. yet 4-course dinner for $105 is reasonable. the wine by glass was charged from $17-20+, price a bit steep. tables were a bit too crowded for such a restaurant class. the bit...More

Thank dhui
Reviewed 6 days ago

A BIG thank you to Troy, Mitch, Stefan, Alex and the whole Muse team for a truly memorable evening. An exceptional shared culinary adventure and personal sensory experience. One small suggestion, choose the wine pairing…restaurant maître d’ Stefan is an excellent Sommelier, one of the...More

Thank HeathNSW
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The best dining experience in the Hunter Valley. A hatted restaurant and certainly deserved. The matching wines are highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was taken out for a birthday dinner by family, the food was extremely interesting with many wee surprises. The outstanding dish for us was the coconut dessert experience....truely off the planet..magical thankyou.

Thank Fuder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a awesome experience the staff was very friendly and food was great The restaurant also has a great ambience highly recommend this to anyone

Thank Damian D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing restaurant, food was outstanding, it just had that something extra you want from a ‘fancy’ restaurant. Pricey, yes... but sometimes you want something special and Muse fulfills. Staff were outstanding. Muse is full service, quality, nuance, that bit of special. I’d go out of...More

Thank Carla S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is absolutely the number one place to eat in the Hunter Valley, my husband and I celebrated our anniversary last weekend and we enjoyed (once again) the entire experience from the food, service and the atmosphere. This is our place to go for any...More

Thank A4732RBpatriciat
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first trip to Muse and myself and 3 other ladies were very impressed with the ambience and styling of the restaurant. The dining room has a hushed vibe which could be a little stuffy pending the company you are attending with, and...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had booked at this restaurant for lunch for the next day we arrived in Pokolbin. I took an overseas visitor to the Hunter for the weekend and left Sydney rather late the previous day. By coincidence we ended up at the Hungerford at around...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Actual restaurant had a lovely ambience with the large open fireplace. Service was exceptional although I do get a bit tired of being asked if I’m enjoying the meal every course. The first course is set by the restaurant which was a beetroot dish with...More

Thank juliemX9148AW
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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
Jim B
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$55 - US$162
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, 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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