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221 Restaurant & Bar

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221 Vincent St, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
+61 2 4991 3700
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (35 reviews)
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“scallops” (29 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
221 Vincent St, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were regulars at the cafe and restaurant for 5 years until we moved away from the Hunter. Went back to the cafe with the family for a visit and was very disappointed. Brownies were dry and hard as a rock and kids didn't eat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 934ceezed
Reviewed November 11, 2018

As a local we've dined here over the past 4 years. There's been a few changes of chefs and unfortunately the latest change has let the place down. We used to love the restaurant but now will only eat outside in the beer garden as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lindat44
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Hotel has been renovated beautifully & is so nice. Restaurant is more up market than the normal pub restaurant. The mushroom risotto whilst a small serve was one of the tastiest I have out. Pizza was nice with a lovely thin & crispy base. Service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Foodlovers0808
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Wow what a restaurant... We booked here not knowing what to expect but were amazed and enjoyed our meals & night so much. Admittedly, it was on the pricey side (it cost $400 for 6 of us, but that included all the food - mains/desserts...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JAE555
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a quick lunch here we ordered our meals at the bistro which is outside and there is a kids play area. We went inside the pub to buy our drinks and walked through a resaurant then through a lounge looking room (very dark...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank INGE_2964
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Crown prior to attending a show on Saturday night arrived at six with no one else in the restaurant They were previously advised that we were attending a show and that we needed a quick turnaround. Our first course arrived in about...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Alandesmond
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Stopped at this place for a bite to eat as we drove through Cessnock. We were surprised at how good the food was and reasonably priced. We had a couple of their salads and pizzas. Their pork belly salad was just delightful, crisp pork belly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank davidg777
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Rare find in cessnock! Flavoursome food,fantastic atmosphere, wonderful staff. Dog friendly, tastefully so. & a kids play area! A must try!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pemberlycritic
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Had the prawn and scallop entree..1x lge prawn, 2x scallops = $28.00. Menu selection was minimal...only 4 mains to choose from. Mains were better and beautifully cooked. Compot duck was excellent, more would have been better. We were going to share(like the entree) but not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bernster65
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband myself my sister and brother in law had dinner here the atmosphere was beautiful and relaxing the service outstanding the two waitresses were very friendly and knowledgeable with the local wines the meal was wonderful fresh produce cooked amazingly and served in a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank EffDee3126
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Vincent St, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Cessnock
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4991 3700
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