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Lotus Espresso

50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
+61 2 4969 8133
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“poached eggs” (10 reviews)
“veggie lovers” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
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21 - 30 of 133 reviews

Reviewed April 10, 2017

This is a regular haunt of ours. Coffee is excellent, food is always good and the service is friendly and efficient. Highly recommended.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed April 7, 2017

My wife and I experienced cafe dining at its best. The food and coffee was great, staff were friendly and professional. There was alot of chatter from the customers, giving a great friendly atmosphere.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Situated just across the road from the Junction Hotel. Fantastic breakfast choices. Healthy, well prepared food.

Thank Lyn P
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Our first time here, on a Tuesday morning, so not too busy, but a good crowd. Super friendly and efficient service. Top quality coffees- just the right level of bitterness. We shared the breakfast - gruyere, bacon etc on toasted turkish. Delicious and certainly enough...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

I've been to lotus that many times I cant even count... however the last two times I've been for brekkie, I have noticed that their meals have been very inconsistent and not as nice as they usually are. Can definitely tell that the boss is...More

Thank Hotel_Diva4
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Judging by the number of locals at Lotus today, it is a popular venue for Sunday Brunch. The menu has good choices, including options to create your own meal. The food is very good and even though they were busy, the service was efficient. The...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Here for breakfast with Kate coffee is really good Kate had poached eggs and I scrambled nice sitting watching the passing parade good service

Thank Tony F
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Went to Lotus with my family for breakfast during the Christmas break. We were seated outside, even though it was quite a warm day we were sheltered and provided plenty of water throughout our meal. Drinks were ice cold and refreshing and our food was...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

This place. What a gem. I had the roasted pumpkin with haloumi and poached eggs and it was stellar. Huge menu, great service, good vibes.

Thank Lexy Q
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Very nice place for brekky, meals good size and weell cooked .. Staff pleasant and very helpful. Coffee ... excellent all in all great experience

Thank Mick M
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.70 miles away
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.93 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4969 8133
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