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“Great food and excellent service” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Goldfish Bar & Kitchen

Goldfish Bar & Kitchen
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Ranked #19 of 73 Restaurants in Pokolbin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $14 - $26
Cuisines: Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Wine Bar
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Goldfish Bar & Kitchen is located at one of the Hunter's most iconic winery complexes - Roche Estate, Goldfish Bar & Kitchen, Hunter Valley provides an international Pizza & food menu coupled with an exclusive beverage offering, including an award-winning cocktail list and new and old world wines.
Sydney
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great food and excellent service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

We held an after wedding brunch party for about 70 people at goldfish in January. The food was fantastic and the staff were amazing. Attention to detail was great, nothing was too much trouble and lots of our guests commented on the excellence of the food and the great service provided by the friendly and courteous staff. Compliments to the chef - everything tasted wonderful and was beautifully presented. Will definitely visit again.

Visited January 2014
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English first
Weston, Florida
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229 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
“So good, we went twice.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2014

This restaurant is among an abundance of choices in "the hunter" but as luck would have it we stumbled upon it. The food choices were fresh and interesting. The first night we had a wild mushroom pizza with asparagus and added a avocado salad made of celery, snow pea vines, avocado, and onion in a fantastic dressing. I also had a scallop plate that had perfectly prepared scallops in a snow pea foam with ham chunks to go with the scallops.

The next day we had a lamb, rosemary, potato, and feta pizza with the avocado salad again.

The service wasn't the best the first trip but was outstanding the second trip. If you are in "the hunter" eat here.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
“Good casual dining choice”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2014

We were in Hunter Valley on a Monday night and there is not much open on a Monday so we were pleased to come across Goldfish. It's in a nice complex overlooking the valley, with a very stylish interior and a relaxing terrace. It does some decent pub food - I had a perfectly cooked pork chop - and great value wine. Perfect for a quick and casual meal. I bet it has a really good atmosphere when it's busier. Well recommended.

Visited February 2014
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Sydney, Australia
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Great Gatsby style”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2014

Love this new bar. Decorated "Great Gatsby" style and I loved it. You can sit inside or outside and admire the beautiful view. Only issue is they had run out of three wines they had on the wine list, otherwise very nice place for a drink or two.

Visited February 2014
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Cessnock, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Compliments to the chef. ”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Came into Goldfish for a casual lunch with my friend. As usual, we were well looked after by Jennifer, she was very helpful, friendly and welcoming. Our cocktails, made by Jacob, were fantastic! Very tasty. The best part of our visit was definitely the food, we had the zucchini flowers and scallops to start, then to follow we had the beef carpaccio. Every dish was delicious, definitely no complaints. Chef Michal Blank is a terrific chef, I would recommend Goldfish to all my friends and family. Compliments to the chef!

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