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Sesames on the Lake

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63 Maude St, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
+61 2 4945 0777
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun 18:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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Sydney, Australia
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86 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food great atmosphere. Nice ambience North another visit. Would go there again to celebrate a special occassion

Thank Vicki L
Level Contributor
74 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here with friends from overseas so we wanted to have a memorable occasion, and it was. It was the first visit for me but I had heard good reports so the table was booked. Excellent meals all round along with friendly service. Highly recommended.

Thank aussiepom53
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had take away for the first time about a month ago and the food was absolutely fantastic - all the dishes were fresh, full of flavour and made sure we were to be repeat customers. To our disappointment the food we had on Saturday night was the exact opposite. The curry puffs were ok, however the Massamun was thick,... More 

1 Thank Peter C
jikoda, Owner at Sesames on the Lake, responded to this review

Hi Peter I'm sorry you had a disappointing Take-away. We're training a new Apprentice at the moment which may explain the coconut rice, but the Massamun Curry is usually always good so I'll ask our Chef what happened. The Pad Thai is normally good too but possibly rushed due to the high volume of orders that night. Saturdays are crazy... More 

Belmont, Australia
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We attended with a party of 8 adults & 2 children. Our previous meals have always been very nice, hence why I suggested it this time for a special celebration dinner. We ordered the seafood banquet, the entrees were all delicious but when the mains arrived it was very bland, not a lot of flavour at all..... the squid was... More 

Thank Kerrie H
Bolton Point
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We went to Sesame on the Lake for dinner with friends. The food was amazing and the staff could not have been friendlier or more helpful.

Thank sh48au
Belmont, Australia
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Most enjoyable evening set in intimate and relaxing atmosphere. The food was excellent from mixed entree top the divine main courses. The service both personal and excellent.

Thank Rob M
Newcastle, Australia
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Variety of options on the menu ... our meals were a good portion size made with fresh produce. Average prices and excellent customer service. Thank you

Thank RachelAllsopp
Newcastle, Australia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful fresh meals thoroughly enjoyed will definitely be back with friends as well great service friendly atmosphere

Thank donna-m-james
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

overpriced and very small portions disappointing as used to be good. A very small salt & pepper squid I won't go again.

Thank NewladyUSA
Newcastle, Australia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great service and very friendly staff. Meal was excellent and atmosphere very appealing. Cannot wait till next visit

1 Thank Anne M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Maude St, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4945 0777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?