6 Newcastle Beer Gardens to enjoy this weekend

Posted by Jen on 9th Dec 2019

6 Newcastle Beer Gardens to enjoy this weekend

Clarendon Hotel

The Clarendon Hotel in Newcastle has well earned its spot as a favourite beer garden destination. A spacious outdoor space has a modern, lush garden aesthetic with twinkling fairy lights at night. On a Friday and Saturday night, you can enjoy a beer or two with mates outside, listening to live music

  • Where: Clarendon Hotel: 347 Hunter Street, Newcastle NSW 2300
  • Enjoy: Live music on Friday and Saturday nights from 5:30-9:30
  • Drinks: Cocktails and craft beers

Sydney Junction Hotel

The Sydney Junction Hotel beer garden is a popular hangout for after work drinks, particularly on a Friday afternoon. The restaurant offers an array of tasty pub-grub and its drinks menu ensures that there is a drop for everyone. Recent renovations have given a name to their outdoor area calling it "The Backyard". Picnic style tables with umbrellas, a childrens playground and lush gardens make this the place to be all year round

  • Where: Sydney Junction Hotel: 8 Beaumont Street, Hamilton, NEWCASTLE
  • Enjoy: DJ Playing most Fridays from 8:30pm
  • Drinks: Tap Beers and an extensive Hunter Valley Wine List

Lucky Hotel

This newly renovated pub in inner Newcastle is looking mighty fine. Walking in off the street you are immediaetly greeted by a cool, fresh oasis. An internal courtyard takes advantage of the tall outside walls, turning them into lush vertical gardens.

A southern American BBQ restaurant will ensure you don't leave this pub on an empty stomach.

  • Where: Lucky Hotel: 237 Hunter Street, Newcastle
  • Enjoy: Live music on Friday and Saturday nights and Sunday from 5pm
  • Drinks: Iy cold ciders, cocktail jugs and your favourite beers

Jewells Tavern

Jewells Tavern has a family friendly vibe that feels all-inclusive. Whether it's your birthday or your grand parent's anniversary - there is something for all ages to enjoy here. A large beer garden is what sets this place apart, with room for everyone to pull up a chair and for children to roam between your table and the large playground.

  • Where: Jewells Tavern: 73 Nitaba Rd, Jewells
  • Enjoy: The sports bar, regular raffles and playground for the children
  • Drinks: Cold beer, just how you like it

Argenton Hotel

The old Argie Pub has had a major renovation and extension, turning into a destination for young and old. Just passing by you will notice its refurbishment into a destination that looks fun and inviting for the whole family. What's most impressive is its outdoor area and playground. Here is where it all happens, where you celebrate birthdays with a pub meal and relax after a long week at work.

Every Sunday from 3pm you can kick back and enjoy live music in one of the outdoor cabanas.

  • Where: Argenton Hotel: 515 Lake Rd Argenton
  • Enjoy: Live Music on a Sunday
  • Drinks: Friday Cocktail Happy Hour are $12 from 7:30pm - 9:30pm!

Wickham Park Hotel

The Wickham Park Hotel at Islington is also well known by the regulars as "The Wicko". The venue boasts a larger than most beer garden, where you can enjoy a beer and a meal while listening to some of the live music. The outdoor area has just been freshly renovated, ready for you sit back and enjoy.

Live gigs are a mainstay at The Wicko, acts include both local and touring acts.

  • Where: Wickham Park Hotel - 61 Maitland Rd Islington
  • Enjoy: Live music Friday and Saturday night
  • Drink: Grab a bucket of beer to share with a mate