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The Depot Restaurants Blog

Keep up to date with what’s going on at our restaurants in Newcastle. Get to know our staff, check out what’s happening in the kitchen, who’s coming to play for us at our next event and more.

Wednesday $10 Tapas Night

Love sharing food when with family and friends when out at dinner? Come to our $10 Tapas Night every Wednesday at The Depot. Both restaurants have a selection of Tapas to choose from. Bring your crew and try everything from the menu, you won't be disappointed....

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Staff Story – Mikaela

Meet Mikaela! This week we will introduce one of our waitresses Mikaela. Born 7th June 1994 | Waitress | 5 months at The Depot After spending most of last year backpacking through South East Asia, Mikaela's feet are now firmly placed in The Depot. Mikaela says being...

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Date or Mate Night

Every Thursday night is Date or Mate Night at The Depot. Bring a friend or that someone special and receive two main meals and two desserts for only $69. Make sure you call ahead and book your tables for Thursday night. *Menu for this Thursday Night Special can be...

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Good Quality Olive Oil

Chef tip of the week Enhance Flavour with Olive Oil Invest in a good quality bottle of olive oil, just a small drizzle can really bring out the flavour of your dish.

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Staff Story – Laurence

Meet Laurence! This week we will introduce one of our floor managers Laurence. Born 14th March 1982 | Manager | 6.5 years at The Depot After helping build The Depot with his own hands, Laurence has been part of the family since the very beginning. Starting off as a...

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Taking Bookings for Christmas Functions

Christmas Functions at the Depot Christmas is only around the corner so it's time to start thinking about your Christmas Party planning. We specialise in functions, so if you're looking for a venue with space (and more importantly great food and service) for you...

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Pete Murray at The Depot

Just Announced! Pete Murray will be returning to play at The Depot on Beaumont this November for his national ‘YOURS ACOUSTICALLY’ Tour. Tickets go on sale THIS FRIDAY! For more information go to our events page...

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How to cook the perfect steak

Chef tip of the week How to cook the perfect steak 1. Season steak prior to cooking 2. Heat your pan with hot clarified butter 3. Place steak one side down and seal till caramelised, turn steak and add butter into pan, spoon the butter over the top of the steak until...

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Staff Story – Hannah Boss

Meet Hannah! This week we will introduce one of our floor staff Hannah Boss Born 14 April 1993 | Restaurant Supervisor | 4 years at The Depot Hannah is one of the many uni students who are part of The Depot team. Since finishing her degree in Speech Pathology she...

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Borage – Mediterranean Herb

From our Garden Another beautiful shot from our garden at The Depot. Borage is a Mediterranean herb with a strikingly familiar cucumber taste. The buds, flowers, and stems can be tossed through salads or used as a garnish for dishes.

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