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Muse Restaurant

) #2 of 52 Restaurants in Pokolbin $$$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 6777
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (46 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (30 reviews)
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Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

A place one would go because of the frequency it's talked about, but not a place one would necessarily visit again. Food was good, but definitely not 2 hats, mostly because there wasn't a taste that really stuck (except the desserts). Even now, it's only...More

Thank rl-ez8
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

As if it wasn't enough to have some of the best vineyards in the country right here in the Hunter Valley, but now we also have one of the best restaurants to go with it. My wife and I went along with some friends of...More

Thank JamesGarrett1975
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a great dinner at Muse. The staff were very attentive and professional ( Thanks Nick) , knew the creative menu well they added a lot to the experience - the Waygu main was the high light for me.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Muse many times now and they never fail to impress from the quality of the food to the service and attention to detail. Thanks again for another wonderful dining experience!

Thank Kellie P
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

My experience was top notch (in contrast to a previous review from paulpolot). This is the 3 rd time we have dined at Muse over the course of 4 years & it just gets better each time. The chef has definitely fine tuned his culinary...More

Thank scorpioshanghai
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Beautiful venue, great log fire place, most of the wait staff friendly and effecient, competent enthusiastic sommelier ( ref Thomas Shiraz), great muse coconut desert. Not so - fussy overworked dishes, eg duck with pointless dollops of emulsions and crumble (same crumble appears to be...More

Thank paulpolot
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Great lunch !!!! What a meal and Boris our attentive waiter was on pointe! We thoroughly enjoyed our meal the produce was fresh and respected

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

We dined at Muse Restaurant for a birthday celebration, it was so decadent but so amazing! We chose the tasting menu with 5 courses and each course was delicious. We probably only needed 3 courses as by the 5th I was completely full. We also...More

Thank Orange A
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We have been here previously and were looking forward to eating there again. Perfect service, perfect food and fine wine - what more do you need for that special evening.

Thank investigator2
Reviewed May 29, 2016

beautifully presented food. well portioned and done to perfection. exceptional service, gorgeous view out to the vineyard. would definitely return on each trip to Hunter. one hatted for a very good reason.

Thank Vera L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi, We are hoping to come this Wednesday for dinner. Could you recommend close accommodation, Crowne Plaza is booked out. We liked The Vintage but can we get a taxi from there?
February 26, 2017|
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
Taz. Hi it all comes down to your budget> If you can afford the expense Chateau Elan/The Vintage is exceptional. so is Splicers or Peppers. Moderate accommodation there are some boutique estates like nearby on broke rd are... More
Jim B
Where is it located !!! - No address anywhere??
October 21, 2016|
Response from Kym P | Reviewed this property |
Muse Restaraunt is located at 2450 broke Rd pokolbin ( Hunter valley ) NSW
Is it possible to come for desert only? Or coffee and cake?
October 30, 2015|
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Response from rhoades-brown | Property representative |
Hi Fix64 I'm afraid we have a minimum 2 course menu required to join us, so sadly would not be able to accommodate this for you. However if you drop by during the day, the Hungerford Hill cellar door, which adjoins Muse... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$57 - $166
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2450 Broke Rd, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia (Formerly Muse Restaurant & Cafe)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 6777
  • E-mail
Muse has become renowned for not only its food but also for its professional and friendly service. Offering a season driven Contemporary Australian menu, the food is fresh and exciting without overcomplicating the ingredients. Using quality produce, sourcing locally whenever possible, the dishes show technique, restraint and respect.
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