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Circa  Interior - Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter Valley, Pokolbin, AU-NSW

Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter Valley

4.6
4.6
1131 Reviews
$41 to $100
Modern Australian
Please note for Wednesday & Thursday or any other dates when Circa 1876 is not available, Restaurant 88 may be open for booking. Click here to check availability and reserve your table at Restaurant 88 today. A short stroll down the tree-lined driveway is Circa 1876, the Hunter Valley's most iconic restaurant, located in an historic cottage on the picturesque grounds of Roscrea Estate. Circa 1876 showcases some great Hunter Valley wines in an award-winning wine list. Circa 1876 quite literally brings the ‘farm to fork’ ethos to life as guests overlook the organic kitchen garden that their food came from just beyond their plate.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Experiences are available.

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Price
    $41 to $100
  • Cuisines
    Modern Australian, Farm-to-table
  • Hours of operation
    Lunch Thu–Sat 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Sun 12:00 pm–3:30 pm Dinner Tue–Sat 6:00 pm–8:30 pm
  • Phone number
    (02) 4998 4999
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Smart Casual
  • Neighborhood
    Hunter Valley
  • Cross street
    Broke Road
  • Parking details
    Onsite Parking available
  • Public transit
    Located at the beautiful Convent Hunter Valley hotel, Broke Road, Pokolbin.
  • Entertainment
    The Hunter Valley occasionally plays host to special outdoor concerts in nearby locations Hope Estate, featuring both local and internationally renowned artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Barry Gibb, John Farnham and many more. At The Convent Hunter Valley we have a variety accomodation packages throughout the year to ensure you can experience the best from the Hunter Valley Please visit our website http://www.convent.com.au to view special offers throughout the year.
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Experiences

  • Circa 1876 Group Lunch (30%-Prepaid Deposit)

    A$25.50 per person

    Prepaid

    Multiple dates available
    Bookings of 6 or more people will require a non-refundable deposit of $25.50 pp. This will be processed on the credit card supplied at the time of booking. The initial non-refundable deposit is forfeit for cancellations at any time up to and including 7 days prior to your reservation. Any cancellation within 7 days, will attract the full Cancellation Charge of $85pp for Lunch. For any changes please contact us reservations@convent.com.au
    Circa 1876 Group Lunch (30%-Prepaid Deposit) Photo
  • Circa 1876 Group Dinner (30%-Prepaid Deposit)

    A$34.50 per person

    Prepaid

    Multiple dates available
    Bookings of 6 or more people will require a non-refundable deposit of $34.50 pp. This will be processed on the credit card supplied at the time of booking. The initial non-refundable deposit is forfeit for cancellations at any time up to and including 7 days prior to your reservation. Any cancellation within 7 days, will attract the full Cancellation Charge of $115pp for dinner. For any changes please contact us reservations@convent.com.au

What 1,131 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.4Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • New South Wales

    Best Service

  • New South Wales

    Great for fine wines

  • New South Wales

    Romantic

  • New South Wales

    Good for special occasions

  • New South Wales

    Modern Australian

1,131 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    New South Wales

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 26, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great service and a very nice medal with great ambience.

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    New South Wales

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 30, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Arrival to finish was a great experience from the waitstaff to the food.. Outstanding experience…
    Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter ValleyResponded on April 1, 2024
    Thank you for your excellent feedback! We take pride in what we do, and we are always thrilled to hear our guests had a great experience at The Convent Hunter Valley We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Hunter Valley.

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  3. GlennC

    Sydney

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing place, great food, great service and staff.
    Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter ValleyResponded on April 1, 2024
    Thank you for your excellent feedback! We take pride in what we do, and we are always thrilled to hear our guests had a great experience at The Convent Hunter Valley We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Hunter Valley.

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  4. GeeCeeEm

    Sydney

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food! Great wine recommendations!! They accomodate any and all dietary requirements and requests were handled very quickly and with a smile.
    Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter ValleyResponded on April 1, 2024
    Thank you for your excellent feedback! We take pride in what we do, and we are always thrilled to hear our guests had a great experience at The Convent Hunter Valley We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Hunter Valley.

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  5. FionaD

    Hawaii

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful dining experience from food to wines to service. Couldn’t recommend more highly.

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  6. IanM

    Italy

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 22, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The location and ambiance is first class. Service very good and the staff very knowledgeable and friendly. The Lamb dish we ordered was not as tender as it could have been whilst the rest of the food tasty and well presented
    Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter ValleyResponded on February 24, 2024
    Thank you for taking the time to provide us with a review of your recent visit to CIRCA 1876. We were pleased to hear that our team made your experience with us a pleasant one and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

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  7. HannahW

    Sydney

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 20, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fantastic food and service. Perfect for a special celebration

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  8. JJ2024

    Hawaii

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 16, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Romantic setting, excellent and beautifully presented food. Warm and friendly service. Definitely recommend.

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  9. Geoff

    Italy

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on February 15, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous food and service in a great setting - definitely one of the best in the Hunter.

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  10. Thomas

    New South Wales

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great service , friendly staff , quick food service , great value for money , the food was incredible Will recommend to anyone

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FAQs

Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter Valley is rated 4.6 stars by 1131 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Experiences are available.
Google Map for Circa 1876 at The Convent Hunter Valley

64 Halls Road, Pokolbin, AU-NSW 2320

Additional information

  • Cross street
    Broke Road
  • Neighborhood
    Hunter Valley
  • Hours of operation
    Lunch Thu–Sat 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Sun 12:00 pm–3:30 pm Dinner Tue–Sat 6:00 pm–8:30 pm
  • Price
    $41 to $100
  • Cuisines
    Modern Australian, Farm-to-table
  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Dress code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking details
    Onsite Parking available
  • Public transit
    Located at the beautiful Convent Hunter Valley hotel, Broke Road, Pokolbin.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
  • Entertainment
    The Hunter Valley occasionally plays host to special outdoor concerts in nearby locations Hope Estate, featuring both local and internationally renowned artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Barry Gibb, John Farnham and many more. At The Convent Hunter Valley we have a variety accomodation packages throughout the year to ensure you can experience the best from the Hunter Valley Please visit our website http://www.convent.com.au to view special offers throughout the year.
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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