Newcastle's Best Casual Restaurant
Dining Experience

Trading Hours

Mon - Thurs | Lunch 11.30am - 2.30pm | Dinner 5.30pm - 8.30pm

Fri - Sat | 11.30am - 9pm

Sunday | 11.30am - 8pm 

Walk-ins welcome
Bookings for people over 4 recommended


head chef, Kylie Foster

Meet Kylie Foster, our head chef here at the Sydney Junction Hotel. Kylie brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team, and is excited to have launched a new Autumn menu! With a few exciting things up our sleeve, 2018 is set to be a huge year for SJ's. We're looking forward to bringing you new flavours, dishes and experiences! 


Awarded the 2016 AHA Best Casual Dining Experience in Northern Country NSWThe Sydney Junction hotel prides itself on great service, good value and delicious tasting pub food. SJ's provides simple, elegant cuisine at an affordable price that won't break the weekly bank budget. Our head chef prepares handcrafted plates showcasing locally-sourced produce and meats.

Our restaurant provides a relaxed and cosey atmosphere. You'll feel right at home with carefully selected foliage, industrial brick walls, traditional Victorian fireplace, exposed timber floors and warm mood lighting.

If you're looking for a kid friendly restaurant and cheap pub meals, then take five and make a booking and let our friendly staff do all the heavy lifting for you. Choose from our extensive drinks menu and experience Newcastle dining like you never have before.  

For large groups, we also offer set menus. Check out Function Guide for more details.


Family friendly dining

Family friendly dining with affordable kids' meals + outdoor playground