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Winter Dining Guide


Enjoy the Winter days with our top picks for a beautiful dining experience in the Hunter Valley!


Baume Restaurant

Baumé Restaurant

Located at Ben Ean in Pokolbin, is a family-friendly restaurant that offers delicious food in a welcoming atmosphere. Their menu features a range of dishes made from fresh, seasonal ingredients that both kids and adults will enjoy. With friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere, Baume is a great spot for families looking to share a tasty meal together in the Hunter Valley.

119 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin

OPEN 7 days for Lunch,11am–3 pm, Dinner Thurs–Mon 6pm–8:30 pm

PH 02 4993 3705

Lucky Duck Leaves & Fishes

Lucky Duck at Leaves & Fishes

This Asian-inspired pop-up set on the water at Leaves & Fishes is here for a good time, not a long time. Weaving in flavours and textures from various Asian cuisines, the beautifully balanced menu will transport you to another world. Whether its smoked trout betel leaves, bao buns or something larger, you’ll walk out feeling like fortune is in your favour.

737 Lovedale Road, Lovedale

OPEN Fri–Sat 11am–8:30pm; Sun–Mon 11am–3pm

PH 02 4930 7400

Hunters Quarter

Hunters Quarter

Located in Pooles Rock Vineyard of Pokolbin, Hunters Quarter (HQ) is a relaxed and elegant destination. The restaurant is a dining space with something for everyone – whatever the occasion, come and discover a contemporary dining experience with a private terrace in the vineyards. Perfect for family, friends and fantastic food.

Pooles Rock/Cockfighters Ghost Vineyard, 576 De Beyers Rd, Pokolbin

PH 4998 7776 |OPEN Lunch Fri, Sat & Sun

Dinner Fri & Sat

Wandin Kitchen

Wandin Kitchen

Wandin Kitchen is a ‘must’ visit when in Lovedale. From breakfast on the verandah, a celebratory lunch with friends or an intimate dinner, Wandin Valley Estate caters for all. Their seasonal menu is designed to utilise local produce, compliment their estate grown wine, featuring both a-la-carte and group set menus. Ask about their Chef's Signature Tasting Plate and Paired Tasting Wines. Bookings highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

12 Wilderness Road, Lovedale PH 4930 9888

OPEN Breakfast Fri-Sun, Lunch Thurs-Sun, Dinner Fri & Sat nights

Blaxland Inn

Blaxland Inn

Indulge in the warm embrace of Blaxland Inn, where rustic country comfort meets culinary excellence. This charming restaurant offers a delightful blend of delicious food, exquisite wines, and expertly crafted

cocktails. Savour the finest steaks from the extensive grill menu, expertly prepared to perfection. Don’t forget – the courtesy bus (seats 10) runs evenings only, Thursday – Sunday.

2198 Broke Road, Pokolbin E

OPEN Open 7 Days – Lunch & Dinner

PH 02 4998 7550 W


Oishii Thai & Japanese

Oishii Japanese Thai Restaurant

The name says it all... Delicious. Open daily, Oishii has become one of the most popular eateries in the epicentre of Hunter Valley wineries and concerts. The market is fresh seafood Sushi and Sashimi followed by

a heartwarming, rich Massaman Beef Curry and finished with fried ice cream – a house speciality, begs a return visit to taste their unique Prawn Tempura, Panang Duck Curry and Green Curry Chicken.

Roche Estate, Cnr Broke & McDonalds Rds Pokolbin

PH 4998 7051 OPEN 7 Days Lunch, Dinner + T/A