Eat & Drink

Take a month long foodie adventure with Newcastle Food Month's Plate Date

Love eating out? Tasting new flavours? Then you’re going to love Newcastle Food Month’s Plate Date.

Bringing together 60 Newcastle restaurants and cafes Newcastle Food Month's month-long food tour Plate Date is happening throughout the month of April. Designed to get you out and about exploring some foodie destinations you may not have tried before, each venue will be custom designing a Newcastle Food Month dish and pairing it with a beverage, alcoholic or non*, for a mouth-watering $25 throughout the month of April.**

There's so much foodie goodness to look forward to, here are a few of the restaurant and cafe highlights to add to your foodie calendar...

Salmon Mizore Ramen at Susuru - Taste the light flavoursome chicken broth with shio tare and crisp daikon-oroshi, topped with fresh salmon sauteed in Japanese sake. Matched with Tamburlaine Petite Fleur Rose.

Eggplant Kasundi - Try the Spiced Eggplant Kasundi with steamed Tumeric rice and a pappadum, served with Hunter Valley Semillon at Nor East Bistro.

Gelato Buffet for Two - Estabar will be creating four freshly made Autumn inspired seasonal scoops of gelato and accompanied by of course two coffees.

Love a pub feed? Many of Newcastle’s much-loved hotels have come on board, thanks to the assistance of The Australian Hotels Association, there are a many flavours you’re sure to love including...

Jack Daniels USA BBQ Pork Ribs at Lambton Park Hotel

Grilled Swordfish Steak with Middle Eastern Braised Chickpeas and Za’attar at The Delany

Stag Made Hunter Pie at The Stag & Hunter Hotel, or maybe try

Newcastle’s Favourite Thai Beef Salad at the Commonwealth Hotel

Plate Date is the excuse you’ve been needing to try some new flavours and get culinary adventurous. To view the full list of Plate Date dining experiences – Click Here

*Beverage is specified by the participating venue.

**Each restaurant will set its own T's&C's and dates may vary. If you have questions or queries head to the venue directly.