Food and Drink

Civic Digest

The Civic Digest is a contemporary cafe and bar at the Civic Theatre Newcastle with quality food and beverages, set in an ambient and creative space.  Enjoy a glass of wine, sip delicious coffee or enjoy a tasty light meal before going to the Civic Theatre.

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Open from 7.30am-3pm  Monday - Friday with late night openings on show nights.  Follow us on Facebook (Civic Digest Newcastle) to hear about events such as playwright talks, poetry events and wine tastings.  

Be loyal to the Civic Digest and get a freebie

Sign up to our Digest Loyalty Program and get a free coffee after every 10 coffees you purchase.  If you bring your own keep cup, you can get a free coffee after every 5!
To join please fill in the form below and we look forward to seeing you in the cafe soon.

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Contact Us

Telephone: 02 4927 8552

Civic Bar

Located in the main foyer of the Civic Theatre, the Civic Bar serves a selection of premium beverages & snacks.

Dress Circle Bar

A bar is also located upstairs in the Dress Circle foyer and is open before most shows.

Onsite Catering

Please ring the Newcastle Venues team on 02 4974 2166 for all catering enquiries.