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Bistro Molines

749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (32 reviews)
“prosciutto” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great afternoon Service was amazing Food overall great, one thing on my plate ruined main A full finger eggplant served, the leaves and stalk not good unfortunately I didn’t realise until it was in my mouth Lamb rack best out of meal ordered. Venison was...More

1  Thank Whiskawaytours
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked our lunch to commence at 1 30 pm as it was the only time spot available. We were warmly greeted and shown to our table which was outside with great views of the local landscape.We were waited on by a young man who...More

2  Thank Leon B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can talk to almost any local and they won’t tell you a bad place to eat or drink. I guess that’s because the Hunter Valley is renowned for the most amazing food and drinks. However after dining here we felt as though we had...More

2  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Once again, a delightful dining experience. Rustic courtyard setting with crisp white clothes and valley views. The waitresses and waiters here are simply... outstanding. Continuously attentive, friendly, knowledgable and so elegantly pour and serve. The food ........ MAGNIFIQUE !!!! Tempting taster ...olive leave wrapped goat...More

2  Thank Robyn E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had lunch in the courtyard for a Monday lunch. The service is formal but friendly and the food top quality. We had the duck and the lamb, with the lamb beautifully pink and the duck full of flavour. The views from the restaurant over hills...More

2  Thank ABmelb
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 50 th birthday dinner was held at the restaurant. The food was beautiful and the views are to die for. We reserved a veranda table and were not disappointed at all. Highly recommend

1  Thank Crayge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, the staff certainly look after every request. The food presentation is second to none. Wow ROBERT you certainly employee the best Chiefs. The taste is, well I don't give 5 stars to just anyone. Look I could fill this space with accolades but if...More

2  Thank Frank D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family ,including my parents, have been dining at Robert and Sally's restaurants for many ,many years. My visit today, with my husband, was the second time in the last 6 months when we have been disappointed with the food and the deteriorating hospitality (...More

3  Thank Katypii
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Sunday lunch, table for 9? No problem. The food was superb (I had the sardines followed by the duck). The service was attentive but not intrusive. The ambiance, airy, bright and friendly. The servings were decent. And the cost? Surprisingly modest, albeit we didn’t drink...More

2  Thank BonzoD
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Always a great place and certainly a splendid dinner location for a spectacular summer night. From entrees including charcuterie plates mussles to mains including a grrat osco busso and pork roll.

2  Thank mikexyl
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Liz K
17 May 2017|
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Response from Jeni L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Liz, I would suggest you call them as I don't remember seeing a specific choice of vegan dishes. Sally is very helpful and I am sure she would arrange something for you.
9 April 2016|
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Response from Pink085 | Reviewed this property |
It was open for dinner when I went a few weeks ago :)
14 May 2015|
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Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are not cheap ...BUT you get what you pay for and the entire menu is amazing.....go for the experience and not the price
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock  >  Mount View
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