For a small city, Newcastle, WA is home to a variety of restaurants that offer cuisines as diverse as Chinese, Mexican and Thai, not to mention restaurants that offer more traditional fare. To be included on this list of cuisine in Newcastle, each restaurant had to rank higher than 3.5 out of five stars on Yelp.
Tapatio Mexican Restaurant: inspired by food in Guadalajara, a region in Mexico, Tapatio serves authentic Mexican cuisine in a family-friendly atmosphere. Owner/operators Salvador and Beatrice Barajas have put together a menu that offers traditional Guadalajaran cuisine along with several weekly happy hours for after work, and specials around events such as the World Cup. Tapatio Mexican Restaurant 6920 Coal Creek Parkway Southeast, Newcastle, WA 98059
The Calcutta Grill: upscale dining 900 feet above the Sound, this wood-panelled restaurant includes a pub with a daily happy hour for after work or a round of golf. Located within the Golf Club at Newcastle, the Grill offers fresh seafood from Western Washington’s shores for lunch and dinner as well as a wide selection of fine wines. Calcutta Grill at the Golf Club at Newcastle 15500 Six Penny Lane Newcastle, WA 98059
Yea’s Wok: every city needs a reliable Chinese restaurant, and Yea’s Wok is Newcastle’s institution. The varied menu offers many Chinese-Western favorites including General Tso’s, Mongolian Beef and Chicken with Cashew Nuts. Yea’s Wok 6969 Coal Creek Pkwy SE Newcastle, WA 98059
Thai Castle Restaurant: founded in 2000, Thai Castle has been serving Newcastle Thai cuisine for 14 years. The restaurant, which serves lunch and dinner, offers to go options if you prefer eating in one afternoon or evening. Thai Castle Restaurant 6920 Coal Creek Pkwy SE, Newcastle, WA 98059