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dined on Sat, 20 Jan 2018

The whole restaurant, the location, it’s surroundings, the food. Everything was fantastic. Highly recommended!

dined on Sat, 6 Jan 2018

Incredible venue - absolutely charming and an experience just walking into the restaurant. Great menu where the protein definitely serves as the star in the dishes I had (Scallops and Duck). Would recommend to anyone visiting the Hunter.

dined on Tue, 2 Jan 2018

Food was phenomenal and very well presented. Service was excellent and very attentive.

dined on Tue, 28 Nov 2017

A very enjoyable fine dining experience

dined on Sat, 4 Nov 2017

There was quite a wait between the entrees (which was the highlight for me) and the mains, to the point where my partner was getting quite impatient. Thankfully, the desserts won him over and he thoroughly enjoyed his ice cream sandwich.

dined on Fri, 16 Mar 2018

Wonderful location. Friendly and efficient staff. Lovely food with reasonably priced wine list.

dined on Fri, 9 Mar 2018

Did 7 course degustation with matching wine plus some extra wine and Tawney Port

dined on Sat, 24 Feb 2018

Our waitress was amazing, she helping with pairing wine and food. Food was Devine.

dined on Sat, 24 Feb 2018

The dishes were delicious and the service was amazing. Had a fantastic dining experience with the toothfish which is highly recommended. Would definitely return for the wagging beef on the bone!
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About Circa 1876

Aussie royalty Circa 1876 is a spectacular regional restaurant that is serving premier cuisine in a five-star contemporary environment. If you’re a lover of fine food and wine then this is the venue for your. Dine under the whimsical luxury of old-world chandeliers in one of Australia’s most picturesque hinterlands, The Hunter Valley, and feast on adventurous dishes that have been sourced locally and organically. The magnificent mix of highly skilled chefs, under the watchful eye of executive chef Trent Barrett, each bring their own unique style and passion to the fore, creating incredibly intricate dishes that look almost too pretty to eat. The menu is rich and bold, and don’t be afraid by going all out by ordering entree, main and dessert. Take a Saturday drive, or go on a mini getaway and treat yourself to a meal at Circa 1876 - you won’t regret it. Best dish: blue eye cod - scallop and prawn stuffed zucchini flower, watercress puree, sauteed zucchini and bearnaise sauce.

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