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Lotus Espresso

50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
+61 2 4969 8133
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“poached eggs” (10 reviews)
“veggie lovers” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
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Reviewed today

This hidden gem at The Junction in Newcastle was a surprise to me. I don't often visit Newcastle but was impressed by the effort this café/restaurant has made.

Thank Maurice I L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great brunch here. Arrived at lunchtime -spoiled for choice as had brekky menu and lunch menu and lunch specials . My over ambitious big brekky left me so full and unable to finish a beautiful brunch. It was quite busy but wait staff...More

Thank Snombat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here before, so we’re happy to do it again. It was a little cooler this time and not as busy being a Friday, so we sat inside. This is where the negative is- the walls on the booth we sat at were...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was friendly. The food was yum! We also had fresh made juice that was great also. We will be back.

Thank 126Suz
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We bought a holiday house in Newcastle last year.A friend who lives here took me there for coffee and it’s now our favourite . When we are in town we visit at least once a day for coffee and also for breakfast ot lunch ....More

1  Thank johnmV8752YY
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Loved it here. Nice cosy atmosphere, plenty of outdoor seating. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful. Great menu, interesting dishes with a huge variety of options to suit any taste including ample vegetarian choices. My sister actually had a hard time deciding what to...More

1  Thank Reneeandjohn
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Whenever I go out for breakfast, I always suggest Lotus! The baked beans breakfast plate is my favourite. Service is always prompt and they have great coffee. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Lilliecol
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I had a great breakfast & coffee on my stay in Newcastle. It was a lovely table & the staff were quick & friendly. The eggs Bene were very good, and the other dishes I saw looked fantastic. It was a big step above a...More

Thank cobaltwood
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The food was really good. The service was really good and were happy to accomodate our group that grew from two people to eight as more family arrived. The staff didn’t mind this and didn’t become flustered with the orders or confused

Thank Ricky S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Ordinary. Had a seafood plate. Hmm. Nothing different about that. House wine tasted a bit over. Would I recommend it. Probably not. Service was fine.

Thank Jjillian52
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Glebe Rd, Newcastle, New South Wales 2291, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4969 8133
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