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Goldfish Bar & Kitchen

Corner Broke Road and McDonald Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7688
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (136 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corner Broke Road and McDonald Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Don’t usually write stuff like this as I worry about it having a cascading effect on some unfortunate waiters livelihood or something but this was a frustrating experience that I feel I must share. Second time going to goldfish. First time went there they forgot...More

Thank docausdeep
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went with my husband and was hoping for a date night atmosphere - especially since the venue calls itself a cocktail and wine bar and we arrived after 7pm. Wait staff need to organise guests and sit couples and adult groups away from the myriad...More

Thank justbec66
Reviewed 6 days ago

Goldfish Bar & Kitchen is a popular place for groups and locals, particularly on weekends. There were so many people during our visit. However, the personnel managed to arrange table for us and take our order quite quickly. There are some South American drinks and...More

Thank Alexei B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just plain awful. Shared Main of butterflied chicken which consisted of what looked and tasted like, a boiled chicken butterflied and shoved under the grill for a couple of minutes. Served on a large plate with some butter and possibly lemon juice running round the...More

Thank Sandgesler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered the flat bread and the braised lamb shoulder pizza both were delicious. Good service and our meal didn't take long to come out. Relaxing atmosphere with a nice view.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my wife mid afternoon on a Tuesday. Happy to see it was open as a lot of places for a beer were closed or outside of our walking distance. Stayed through the afternoon with some great beers and friendly service from all...More

Thank timbo144
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked into Goldfish well in advance and did advice this was a celebration dinner for a 10 year wedding anniversary. There was no service advising to go to the bar or sit us at our table. We took the option to go for...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Goldfish Bar is part of the Tempus Two complex at Pokolbin. Here you can order from their extensive list of wine and spirits and sit on the outside deck with sweeping views of the surrounding vineyards. An extremely pleasant way to enjoy a quiet...More

Thank HouseHopper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Tapas was great, my favourite was the stuffed zucchini flowers. And the cocktails were pretty yum too. An easy relaxed atmosphere. Staff were great, and the service was prompt. Definitely going back again.

Thank amkamh26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sydney style bar in the heart of wine country serving excellent drinks and light meals in a casual cool atmosphere.

Thank lukewatto
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27 December 2016|
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Response from sasquiz | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual , or dress up if that's your thing !
19 August 2016|
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Response from GoldfishHV | Property representative |
Hi there, it's best to book for a Saturday. If you just turn up on the night, we will still be able to find a table for you but you may have to wait for a while - there is usually space at the bar to have a drink whilst... More
31 January 2016|
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Response from Rebecca R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry sounded a little blunt. 😀 There's a big grass area in front and lots of space but I'm not sure about play space for dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
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 - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Broke Road and McDonald Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Pokolbin
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4998 7688
  • E-mail
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.
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