Food and Drink

COVID-19 Update - Civic Digest Café Now Open 

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.

In line with the latest Public Health Order the Civic Digest Café will be open from 7:30am - 3pm weekdays, and 8am to 1pm Saturdays, welcoming 35 patrons at a time. Physical distancing measures are in place.  
The popular takeaway service will continue - pre-order via the Hey You App, phone ahead on 02 4927 8552 or drop in for a quick bite.

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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.