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61 Shortland Esplanade | Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4927 1222
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (23 reviews)
“muesli” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
61 Shortland Esplanade | Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at Noah's on the beach and stopped at for lunch at Estabar on a whim rather than going back to the hotel. I am so glad we did, I actually had lunch twice while staying in East Newcastle. Something I rarely do...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

I walked up here for breakfast from Noah’s where I was staying. The food was beautiful and well presented. Coffee was awesome. Service was friendly but very slow but they were really busy, even on a windy, cold rainy morning. I recommend the fruit and...More

Thank SlightlySweet
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Been to this place a few times over the last few days. Really nice breakfast (scrambled eggs and salmon x 2), options of coffees and a very good muesli biscuit. But what makes this place is wonderful staff. Warm, welcoming and fun. Cheers guys and...More

Thank racingguys
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast after a party the night before. Coffee is good, food options a bit limited and basic but it's a location likely to be very quiet most weekdays so something has to give. Staff are friendly and obliging. Crocheted knee blankets are a...More

Thank Lionhound029
EstabarEspresso, Owner at Estabar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hey Lionhound, Thanks for your review. Those blankets are a collection crocheted by our Banana Grower, my sister, myself and gifts from friends. I'm glad you enjoyed them, they're very special. Yep, it's true, it's not an extensive menu, but i hope you enjoyed whatever...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were staying at the hotel across the road and wanted a non-hotel breakfast. We had been to Estabar and were not disappointed on this second visit. The daily special was fantastic and the bacon and egg sandwich was perfect. Coffee was really good (we...More

Thank Glenn K
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious lunch at Estabar. The food was imaginative and very well presented and the coffee also very good. Prices more than reasonable and staff welcoming. Great location directly opposite waterfront and easy access.

Thank Bentley2012
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Love this place ! Great hot coffee today’s papers and simple meals . Just opposite Newcastle beach . And very friendly staff so what else do you want ..... just go and try a coffee and a cake . Yummy

Thank phillipk8
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Had the bircher which came with a generous serving of fruit and a gelato smoothie. The service was incredibly fast, we were in and out in half an hour which was perfect. If you like to eat locally sourced food, this place...More

Thank LottaWattle
Reviewed 15 April 2018

First time here but definitely coming back to Estabar, Newcastle in general and all it has to offer. Stayed at Noah's On The Beach for a short stay. Had a great time and on our last morning visited Estabar. Only had drinks here but loved...More

Thank Rosli
EstabarEspresso, Owner at Estabar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hey Rosli, Thanks so much for visiting Newcastle, gla you got in to see us and look forward to seeing you next time. All the best, Bec

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I really recommend this place. They offer very nice breakfast and lunch. I really like their coffees too. The staff is friendly and it’s nice to be able to sit outside with the Ivan view.

Thank Diletta B
EstabarEspresso, Owner at Estabar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you Diletta B, I'm so glad you enjoy your time with us at estabar. Bec

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Shortland Esplanade | Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4927 1222
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