Newcastle's Best Casual Restaurant
Dining Experience

Trading Hours

Mon - Thurs | Lunch 11.30am - 2pm | Dinner 5.30pm - 8.30pm

Fri - Sat | Lunch 11.30am - 3pm | Dinner 5.30pm - 9pm

Sunday | Lunch 11.30am - 3pm | Dinner 5pm - 8pm 

Walk-ins welcome
Bookings for people over 8 recommended


Meet our new head chef, Kylie Foster

Meet Kylie Foster, our new head chef here at the Sydney Junction Hotel. Kylie brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team, planning to launch a new Autumn menu soon! 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.

Sydney Junction Hotel Restaurant dining space

Sydney Junction Hotel Restaurant dining space

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.

Looking for an Alfresco dining space? Try our Backyard Beer Garden

Looking for an Alfresco dining space? Try our Backyard Beer Garden