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FORAGE: Your Ultimate Guide to a culinary exploration of Newcastle’s East End

Book now to experience exceptional food in the East End of Newcastle | 20 October 2018

Experience a culinary exploration of Newcastle’s East End – from heavenly pancakes and authentic Spanish tapas to lazy long lunches and the best Hunter wines. Gather your friends and discover exciting places to eat while meeting the inspiring men and women behind the apron. Each participating restaurant is offering its own unique experience, including food and wine pairing, special tastings and platters.

Saturday 20 October 2018

Pancake Heaven

Cirque Cafe & Restaurant | Tickets
From 7:00am | $18pp

Build your own pancake masterpiece at Cirque. Compliment your delicious fluffy buttermilk pancakes with a selection of mouth watering toppings including salted caramel sauce, caramelized banana, honeycomb butter or fresh mixed berries.

Spanish Tapas Lunch

Bocados Spanish Kitchen | Tickets
From 12:00pm | $95pp

Join Raul and his team at Bocados where they will be introducing a one-off, innovative and unique range of authentic Spanish tapas along with matching wines.

Five-Course Taster Dinner

Restaurant Mason | Tickets
From 6pm | $150pp

Award-winning chef Chris Thornton will talk guests through a special five-course taster dinner menu with matching wines at Restaurant Mason.

Lazy Long Lunch

Vault 73 Restaurant & Bar | Tickets
12:00pm – 4:00pm | $45pp

Join Vault 73 for a lazy long lunch on one long communal table. Vault 73 will be serving a feast of Italian style share plates throughout the afternoon.

Applewood Smoked Pork Ribs

The Falcon | Tickets
From 2:00pm | $95 for 2 people

Let The Falcon treat you and a friend to a full rack of delicious in-house Applewood Smoked Pork Ribs paired with a bottle of red of your choice or beer if that’s your thing!

Taster Menu Selection & Glass of Wine

Reserve Wine Bar | Tickets
From 4:00pm | $15pp

Drop into Reserve Wine Bar and make a selection from their special tasting menu and accompany it with a glass of wine.

Turkish Banquet

Moor Newcastle East | Tickets
From 6:30pm | $95pp

Join Shane and the team at Moor for a three-course Turkish banquet. Includes a 2 & 1/2 hour beverage package and fusion belly dancing performance.

East Feast Long Lunch

Various locations | Tickets
12:15pm – 3:00pm | $99pp

Can’t choose? Why not join Underground Epicureans enjoy four of the best the East End has to offer over a long lunch with some friends or perfect strangers. Underground Epicurean food trails are a dining experience where each course is enjoyed in a different place. The venues are chosen for the specific qualities their cooking adds to the menu, their locations or their uniqueness. A great way to forage the best from the east end. Includes a four-course lunch, matching wines and coffee.


You can purchase tickets to one or more of the experiences below. Tickets are limited. Book now to avoid disappointment!

Plus, you receive a 10 per cent discount on all homewares / giftware stock at Porky’s Nest with any ticket purchase.

Written by Newcastle Live

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