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The Blind Monk

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
Beaumont Street, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4023 5290
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (11 reviews)
“burgers” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beaumont Street, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I dropped in around 9:30pm on a Saturday for a beer or two, and was surprised they were still serving pizzas, and it was quite tasty when it came out. There was about 10 to 12 craft beers on tap, so I tried a couple...More

Thank jebskulker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff , always friendly and service is great . $1 oysters on Sunday is great . Great room , location for a party .

Thank Debra-lee M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes! Just Yes! Awesome range of various beers and and even better range of Whiskies & Scotches. Great food as well as great drinks. WILL be back! Too many drinks I need to try. Great creative drink list and honest quality recommendations. You have to...More

Thank CanadianPip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Top notch. True craft beer that is unbelievably good, great pub grub, and really genuine friendly service. This place ticks all the boxes. A lot of places claim to be a craft beer establishment, but the blind monk really delivers on the promise. Highly recommended!!!

Thank Sean W
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

My friend a I started of at the Blind Monk for just one drink!! couple of hours and a few drinks later we decided to have something to eat. The Buddha Bowl is beautifully yummy highly recommend. Staff are very friendly.

Thank Da_Dutchy_64
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

The Blind Monk was a good find, my partner and i went in for dinner and drinks, the atmosphere is casual and welcoming, they had a wide range of beer and cider on tap as well as pretty much any cocktail you can think of....More

Thank Yollie95
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

We first went to this place when we saw it was $1 oysters on a Sunday now it's our weekly Sunday afternoon haunt, can't recommend this place enough. Staff are wonderful so happy and friendly, lots of different craft beers and beautiful wine selection. And...More

Thank CardiffWanders
Reviewed July 23, 2017

My husband and I sat at The Blind Monk on Saturday afternoon and the atmosphere was wonderful. The staff were lovely. There is a large range of beers and cocktails and they are priced within the range of other similar establishments we have been to....More

Thank Chilix16
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I decided to drop into the Blind Monk on Beaumont Street on a cold Saturday night to grab a quick drink, and found ourselves looking through the menu, which offered an interesting twist on pub food. We decided on both ordering the...More

Thank Kieran C
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

We went to the Blind Monk for lunch. We sat outside by the warmth of the heaters. The had some great lunchtime specials. On the recommendation of the friendly staff member we all decided to have the beer and pot pie for $18. Great value...More

Thank Anita T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beaumont Street, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4023 5290
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