Bentspoke BeerGustation IV 2019

Join us for what will be the fourth annual dinner with the Canberra based Bentspoke team, our kitchen crew will delicately pair a mouth watering 6 course menu with some amazing beers. Hot off their recent success in the latest Hottest 100 GABS beer poll, with Crankshaft again taking out 3rd place, plus 4 other beers polling high resulting in Bentspoke taking out 20% of the top 25 beers.

Includes a SpecTAPular lineup of 30 different Bentspoke Brews hitting our taps during the night!

When – Thursday 28th March, which is the Thursday prior to the Newcastle Beer Fest which also features the Grain Store X Bentspoke Lounge.

By |February 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

St Patricks Day 2019

Join us Sunday March 17 for St Patricks Day at The Grain Store. We’ll have some special Irish meals running for the day including Dublin Coddle w/ Soda Bread, Irish Sausage w/ Champ, Lamb Stew w/ Soda Bread and a Beef & Stout Pie w/ Colcannon

With Live music from John and Maggie Carty followed by Miggeldy Higgins featuring special guests Steel City Sue, J.J.King Irish Soul and Bill Wiseman.

We will also have 7 Imported Irish Beers & Ciders flowing from the taps!

Open from 11am. NO bookings required. Free Entry

By |February 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Super Bowl 2019

Super Bowl LIII

Monday Feb 4 we’ll be open from 9am for Super Bowl 53

Come down and enjoy the PATRIOTS v RAMS in the big game with 21 taps of Independently owned Australian beer & cider, and food from our American diner inspired menu including our famous buffalo wings, ribs, burgers, pizzas & more…

We’ll have our big projector screen with sound running plus both mirror TV’s and our new extra flat screens so there won’t be a bad spot to watch Americas biggest game!

Plus 4 special US beers on tap including;

Stone – Scorpion Bowl

Stone – Stone Ripper

Three Weavers – Expatriate

Three Weavers – Seafarer


By |January 10th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Australia Day Weekend 2019

Australia Day Weekend @ Grain Store

We love supporting and celebrating everything good about Australia & Aussie owned products every day of the year, so obviously we are like kids in a candy shop on Australia Day!!

This year we will have live music Saturday afternoon from 3-6pm from Ryan Daley be smashing out all your favorite Aussie rock classics.

Our famous MAP OF AUSTRALIA Vegemite & Cheese pizzas will be rolling out of the Kitchen
PLUS – some other amazing Oz Day specials

As you would expect all our beers will be proudly 100% Aussie owned, with beers pouring from all states.

Sunday 27th Jan – From midday we will be running the triple j Hottest 100 countdown.

By |January 9th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Rad Season Best Bar Newcastle

Stoked we got #1 in Rad Season best bar in Newcastle! 

By |January 4th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Holiday Trading Hours + Live Entertainment Guide

By |December 5th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

NYE in Nashville w/ Grayson

Celebrate the end of 2018 & the beginnings of the New Year Nashville Style. We will play host to Grayson the Newcastle born & raised musician who has made a big name for himself living in Nashville and touring the USA over the past 8 years.

No cover charge applies. Donations will be going directly to Buy a Bale of Hay – Making a difference to Australian Farming Families

Limited table are available to book for 5.30pm – 6pm – 6.30pm ONLY

Don’t forget your Hat & Boots!

About Grayson:
“Grayson has a magnetic personality. He’s one of those guys who when he enters a room, He is the life of the party! extremely talented, especially in his guitar playing. It was fun listening to him describe his experiences in the us and looking at our country through someone else’s eyes. His personality and guitar playing really are the things that stand out … that alone can make him a star!!”
Ben Catley – On air personality — KKYN PLAINVIEW TX.

Grayson captures the heart of every moment with his gift of storytelling. His music and lyrics captivate us with not only tales of heartfelt experiences, but the often forgotten moments in between. Grayson captures those precious moments and delivers them to his audience with a rare, raw sincerity.

In live performances, Grayson effortlessly creates and maintains a direct connection with his audience using natural dialogue that elevates the experience from a typical performer-audience interaction into a captivating and relatable peer-to-peer experience.

Michael Edser is Grayson, which is a reference to his childhood street where he grew up in Kotara South, NSW Australia and where he spent many years developing his talent to write, sing and play music.

Grayson embraces the spotlight with an easy nature, while […]

By |December 5th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Christmas Dinner with Modus Operandi #5

It is the almost the SILLY SEASON again, which means it is time for our annual Christmas Dinner with the Modus Operandi Crew.

Thursday 13th December 6pm

$120 per person, tickets will sell fast so jump in quick.

6 course Christmas Dinner paired up with 6 awesome Modus beers including some limited releases.


Once again, we will be hosting a comedian to give the night a special touch of laughter.

This year we have locked in the very funny Luke Heggie.
“Absolutely rips along” ★★★★ – Herald Sun

“A unique, powerful and insightful Australian comic voice” ★★★★½ – Sydney Morning Herald

★★★★½ “His densely worded jokes, sticking a steel-capped boot into middle-class Australia, take the crowd to a place few others in the festival travel, skewering the vanities and contradictions of the majority of the audience. It’s brilliant stuff.” – Herald Sun, Apr 2018

WINNER Comics’ Choice Award, Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2017

WINNER Director’s Choice Award, Sydney Comedy Festival 2015


ONLINE TICKETS via below link 

By |November 13th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Supercars Newcastle 500 2018

November 23-25
Open from 8am each day, FOOD All Day!
Q – Do I need a Supercars ticket to come in?
A –  For entry prior to 6pm, YES a race ticket or resident accreditation is required.
Pedestrian (NON Ticket holders) access will be open from 6pm each day, Taxis/Uber access from 7pm

Q – Can we book tables?
A – No

Q – Will your normal menu be available?
A – Yes, all your usual Grain Store favourites will be here

Q – Any Breakfast options available?
A – Yes, we will be running Gourmet Breakfast rolls each morning 8am till 10am.

Q – Will your normal selection of independent Australia beer be pouring on the weekend
A – Yes most definitely we will remain the home of good beer. (Sorry No paddles available)

Q – Any live entertainment over the weekend?
A – Yes, we will have live music each night from:
Fri 6pm – Ryan Daley
Sat 6pm–  Ryan Daley
Sun 6pm– J.J. King

Q – Will you be showing the race on your screens?
A – Yes it will be on live & loud on all 5 screens
ALL DAY ALL Weekend.

By |November 6th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Melbourne Cup 2018

Tuesday 6th November
Multiple screens showing the race
Sweeps Available
Live entertainment following the big race by JJ King
2 Course Lunch & arrival drink
Alternate serve menu of:
5 spiced squid salad w/ crispy noodles & sweet soy dressing


chorizo & pumpkin salad w/ pine nuts, feta, baby spinach & balsamic dressing

crispy skinned atlantic salmon w/ lemon & herb chats, wilted greens & white wine + butter sauce


prosciutto wrapped chicken supreme w/ sweet potato mash, slivered almonds & green beans + pesto aioli

By |October 15th, 2018|Events|0 Comments