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The Lobster House - CLOSED

Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good5%
  • Average7%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible63%
Feb 26, 2015
“Shut Down”
Feb 20, 2015
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Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

Pleased to announce that Lobster House is no longer there. This is no surprise, hope the owner realises that a restaurant that has crap service and crap food cannot survive.

Thank whbram
Reviewed February 20, 2015

Went with some friends, bugs where off & the stench was awful. Took a bug outside with the manager, he said it smelt funny. Little Chinese man came out & tasted & said no problems. The manager said we would get a discount on our...More

Thank dave B
Reviewed March 8, 2014

Despite all the negative reviews we decided to try this place anyway for our belated valentines dinner. It turned out to be fantastic. Nothing like any of the reviews said. Our food was great and the staff extremely friendly.

2  Thank reviewfoodforyou
Reviewed January 22, 2014

I had ordered my meal and was half way through my beer when I decided to check on TripAdvisor to see what reviews this place had. Oh dear, I thought. It's getting terrible reviews and I have already ordered. So far I thought everything was...More

2  Thank Jay C
Reviewed January 2, 2014

My friend had heard terrible reviews about this place but we were willing to give it a go. On first impression we thought it didn't seem too bad and after we got a table a few other diners also came in. We ordered a seafood...More

1  Thank livelovelaugh1990
Reviewed January 1, 2014

This is a place to stay well clear of if you expect value for money and service without the attitude. The waiter did not provide service and had an attitude that is not welcome in the hospitality industry. He made several errors with our orders,...More

1  Thank mrsp164
Reviewed December 31, 2013

Well seriously this is a 'unique' experience, 5 for a leisurely dinner at 8pm, we had no time frame and where out to enjoy each other's company as well as the NYE atmosphere, first the staff, one guy tried so hard to rescue our visit...More

1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed December 30, 2013

worst meal ever charged us an arm and a leg seafood was very old fish had worst smell lobster was stinky worst food worst service PLEASE READ AGAIN BEFORE EVEN THINKING OF GOING THERE

1  Thank kk222013
Reviewed December 21, 2013

The Friday before Christmas and the restaurant was empty - sign of something not right. We had booked, no record of our booking. Entree prawn bruschetta - bread toasted with chopped tomato, Spanish onion and a prawn with BBQ sauce. Very ordinary Main meal seafood...More

2  Thank 52_On_the_road_again
Reviewed December 12, 2013

My Hubby & I went there for our anniversary dinner & it was terrible from the get go. Had anything but drama after drama. The food was ok but the service was horrible. DON'T GO!

Thank JDawso
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  • Address: Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle