Built in 1882, the Commonwealth Hotel is a Cooks Hill and Newcastle institution!

First called the Cosmopolitan Hotel, the hotel’s name was changed to the Commonwealth Hotel in 1901 to celebrate Australia’s federation. Locals past and present affectionately know the hotel as simply “the Commo.”

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  • 32 HD television screens, so you can catch all live sport from around the world

  • Full TAB facilities

  • KENO

  • Friday night meat raffles and joker poker


Open every day (closed Good Friday and Christmas Day) from 10am – midnight and Sunday’s midday – 10pm.

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Behind the scenes at our photography shoot this week with Crave Newcastle shooting our new menu ...

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this fortnight’s delicious $11 lunch specials include:

1. Wrap of the Day, served with chips. Ask our wait staff for today’s flavour. Gluten free option available on request + $2.

2. Roasted Beetroot, Fetta and Pumpkins Seed Salad, served with rocket and our house made orange reduction. Gluten Free. Vegan option available on request.

3. Popcorn Prawn Burger, rocket, tomato, wasabi mayonnaise, served on a sweet brioche bun. Served with chips. Gluten free available on request + $2.

4. Chicken Katsu Noodle Salad, with Japanese mayonnaise.

Available Monday to Friday this week and next.

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We are proud to share that the Commy has been named as a finalist in the 2018 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence in the following categories:-

* Chef of the Year - Aaron House
* Chef of the Year - Phil Pearce
* Best casual dining venue
* Best outdoor experience
* Best pub TAB
* Hotel of the Year - Country

Thank you for everyone’s support and thank you to our wonderful team for their amazing efforts 😊

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Moreish Mystery Monday was on tonight and this is what you missed!

Entrée: Eggplant and zucchini goujons with a gruyere veloute

Main: Sous vide beef loin with a bean, beetroot salsa spicy sauce and chimmichurri

Dessert: Black cherry and fig compot with maple cream and chocolate macadamia crumb

Plus bread to start.

Moreish Mystery Monday’s are on every Monday night from 5pm. Three courses plus bread for only $29. Our talented Chef’s are in complete control – each course is a mystery until it is presented to you!

For those that are less adventurous, you can still order from our regular menu. Phone 4926 2680 for bookings and enquiries @ Commonwealth Hotel Newcastle

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Mezze plate, a selection of house made Mediterranean dips, Turkish bread, salami, olives, sun dried tomatoes

📸 Paige Campbell

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