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Bistro Molines

749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (30 reviews)
“prosciutto” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
749 Mount View Rd | Hunter Valley, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here for a lunch before heading back to Sydney after a weekend at Hunter Valley. My work colleague had recommended this bistro, so I had booked beforehand. The restaurant decor had a charming Parisian feel which complimented their food. Even thought it was raining...More

2  Thank Jackstar01
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had lunch here. Wow. Sensational. The venue is tastefully decorated. The food is exceptional. The staff and service while they are very professional they are also very friendly. First time here and it definitely won't be the last. We had can recommend the fillet...More

4  Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having previously read many excessively complimentary, gushing reviews of Bistro Molines, I was slightly skeptical but wanted to give the place a try anyway. Like many other fine dining restaurants I was mentally prepared to pay big money for an underwhelming, small meal, and this...More

3  Thank Louise G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been wanting to come back to this restaurant since we had afternoon tea here a few years ago. It didn't disappoint! Location is beautiful perched on the top of rolling hills. The colours of the autumn trees were gorgeous. We were seated promptly and...More

3  Thank Befle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful views, great service and excellent food. Couldn't be better. Really enjoyable visits during our stay in the Hunter. The Charcuterie plate, Quail entree, Filet Mignon, Confit Duck were all very good. Love this place.

2  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Somehow we got lost and arrived 20 minutes late, but no problems. The staff was very accomidating and lovely. Our food was delicious and nicely presented. A very interesting country style atmosphere, with a bit of Europe in the decore and surrounds.We went on a...More

1  Thank vixyk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by the friendly staff at Lakes Folly whose cellar door is a great experience in itself. They phoned the Bistro and arranged a table for our party of 4. Arrived to a warm welcome and a wonderful view over the valley. The bistro has...More

2  Thank tonypsmichael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant has an outstanding view down the hill and across the valley There are options inside and out in a beautiful cottage. The menu is broad. Four of us dined there and none of us doubled up. The food was delightful and we all...More

1  Thank Grant M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Bistro Molines, so excited to take our fabulous Staff out for our annual 'Not' Xmas Lunch. Service fantastic, food amazing!! Best views in the Hunter Valley!

2  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying local and went to Bistro Molines for lunch on Thursday. What a lovely experience! It was so enjoyable that we worked through entree, main course, dessert and coffee. The restaurant has a French charm in its decor, it has a relaxed, friendly...More

1  Thank SixtyplusOldBar
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Liz K
Any vegan options?
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.
Is the restaurant open in the evenings, for dinner?
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 :)
Price of entrees?
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
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, 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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