Best brunch spots in Newcastle

Best brunch spots in Newcastle

13 May 2024

It packs a bigger punch than brekkie, gets you out and about before the lunch crowd shows up, and in Newy, the options are as diverse as they are delectable.

Plus, it's hard to find a more relaxing way to cruise into the day before exploring all the city's sights and sounds. So, let's get brunching…

Autumn Rooms

Seasonal brunch options available at Autumn Rooms. Bursting with full and fresh flavours. Showcasing premium local produce.

127 Darby St, Cooks Hill / 42 Mitchell St, Stockton

The Beehive Honeysuckle

Fresh, generous flavours. All day brekkie buzz. Harbour views and a white picket fence. Pet friendly.

3/15 Honeysuckle Dr, Honeysuckle

Bolton Street Pantry

Brunch classics, epic bowls, and boujee specials. Bolton Street Pantry delivers all day goodness. Locally roasted brews by Unison.

45 Bolton St, Newcastle

Common Circus

Simple and sensational. Casual eats and steaming coffees. Eat and then shop luxe lifestyle goodies.

148 Denison St, Hamilton

Equium Social

Wholesome food with a whole lot of heart. House-made and creative. Big supporter of local goods.

1-5 Maitland Rd, Mayfield


Estabar serves cracking beach views with an evolving seasonal menu. Single-origin roasters and house-made gelato.

61 Shortland Esp., Newcastle

Good Brother Espresso

Authentic and hearty menu. Chilled, inner-city energy. Featuring smooth Slingtown Espresso.

40 King St, Newcastle

Goodfriend's Eatery

Simple and seasonal brunch favourites. Gorgeously golden house-made pastries, fresh daily.

144 Union St, The Junction

Goldbergs Coffee House

A Newcastle institution. Relaxed and inviting. Eclectic menu. Pouring rich robust coffees since '95.

137 Darby St, Cooks Hill

The Hood Milk Bar

Easy going brunch items and golden pastries. Creamy gelatos and shakes. The Cat's Pyjamas coffee.

188 Union St, The Junction


Community-focused café. Signature dishes with intrigue and texture. Classic faves with soul.

131 Beaumont St, Hamilton

Momo Wholefood

Passionate team, sourcing fresh local produce. Momo Wholefoods believes in nourishing, wholesome food and house-made treats.

227 Hunter St, Newcastle

Neighbours on Market St

Sustainable ONA coffee on offer at Neighbours on Market St. All day brunch, serving up a rainbow of freshness. Breakfast cocktails.

2 Market St, Newcastle

Papa's Bagel Bar

Hand-rolled bagels, boiled and baked fresh. All day faves and build-your-own. Sweet or savoury.

569 Hunter St, Newcastle

Sanctum on Darby

Seasonally evolving menu and premium quality coffee. Variety and flavour. Garden fresh ingredients.

8/113-125 Darby St, Cooks Hill

Three Monkeys Cafe

Signature Speak No Evil coffee. All about their culinary community. Indulgent, diverse menu. Vibrant.

131 Darby St, Cooks Hill


Banging coffee. Nourishing and seasonal eats. Local produce heroes and tastebud crusaders.

52 Glebe Rd, The Junction

The Village

No-fuss, flavoursome faves. Weekly specials. Traditional Greek influences. Village-style service.

44 Beaumont St, Hamilton

The Wickham Boatshed

Elevated brunch classics and fresh juices at Wickham Boatshed. Passionately local. Family run. Stunning harbour views.

91 Hannell St, Wickham

Zaaki Espresso

Middle Eastern and Greek fusion feasts. Famous Rainmaker coffee. Unique cheesecake specialists.

402A Maitland Rd, Mayfield