Places to go out & eat & drink in Newcastle-upon-Tyne
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Local Restaurants, Cafes, Pubs, Bars, etc in Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Places to eat & drink in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Newcastle-upon-Tyne played an important role in the Industrial Revolution predominantly in shipbuilding and its industrial heritage continues today. Its industrial past is celebrated in a number of museums such as the Museum of Science and Technology, the Joicey Museum and the Blackgate Museum. Today, it is also rapidly becoming a modern cultural centre for the arts. There are a large number of historic buildings in Newcastle, including the ruins of the city's eleventh century castle built by William the Conqueror's son Robert Cuthous as well as the St. Nicholas Cathedral, one of the smallest cathedrals in England, built in 1488.

We cannot give a full list of all available food outlets but below is a small selection of those available in Newcastle-upon-Tyne or surrounding areas.

Places to eat & drink in Newcastle-upon-Tyne...

Harry's Restaurant at The Copthorne Newcastle

The Close, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 3RT
Tel: 0191 222 0333    Fax: 0191 230 1111

Harry's restaurant is situated within the Copthorne Hotel on Newcastle Quayside with wonderful views of the river.
Type: Restaurant

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Blackfriars Cafe Bar

Friar Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4XN
Tel: 0191 161 5695

Blackfriars Cafe Bar is the oldest purpose built restaurant in the UK having served as a refectory for the 'Black Friars' from the 13th Century. Serving an informal cafe bar menu by day and an a la carte menu by evening. The food is prepared by award winning chefs (same owners as Sidney's in Tynemouth) The restaurant stages live jazz every Sunday as well as regular evenings of food and wine from around the world. Blackfriars is tucked away slightly from the hustle and bustle of city life, but is a real find for visitors to the city. Groups welcome
Type: Restaurant/Cafe

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Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tel: 0191 222 0282    Fax: 0191 222 0889

Serving authentic Japanese cuisine, our speciality is Hibaci or Tappen-yaki as it is known here in England. Watch as our Chef cooks and prepares your food in front of your very eyes.
Type: Restaurant

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Egypt Cottage

117 City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tel: 0191 232 0218

Modern pub situated next to Tyne Tees Television and the Newcastle-Gateshead quayside, made famous by the television programme, the type where many famous celebrities from the world of pop music frequented the bar.
Type: Pub/Inn

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La Toscana

22 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4PG
Tel: 0191 232 5871    Fax: 0191 232 5871

Family run business in the centre of Newcastle City. Very popular at lunch time with its Cafe Toscana and in the evening with an a la carte menu and ever changing blackboards.
Type: Restaurant/Cafe

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Fishermans Lodge

Jesmond Dene, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE7 7BQ
Tel: 0191 281 3281    Fax: 0191 281 6410

Restaurant hidden in Jesmond Dene, a small woodland valley five minutes from the centre of Newcastle, Fisherman's Lodge is a haven of calm and the city's finest seafood restaurant. Stylish, elegant and spacious, it's the home of exquisitely prepared traditional and modern seafood dishes. This is more than just a restaurant though. It's the ideal location for wedding and parties. The most advanced conference facilities make Fisherman's Lodge the perfect excuse for a very long business lunch or the location for that special romantic dinner. Excellent fixed price lunch menu and also a la carte for lunch; or a la carte for dinner. Specialises in seafood but also meat dishes and vegetarian menu.
Type: Restaurant

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Rupali Restaurant

6 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 1UW
Tel: 0191 232 8629    Fax: 0191 232 3212

Rupali Indian Restaurant - Newcastle’s most famous & award winning restaurant, run by the Lord of Harpole. Serves the world’s hottest curry, which if you finish it, is free. 25% discount off total food bill if you order from the a la carte menu.
Type: Restaurant

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Gershwins Restaurant

54 Dean Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 1PG
Tel: 0191 261 8100     E-mail:

An ambient jazz themed restaurant based in the very heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. We pride ourselves with the quality and diversity of our food and wine menus, service and atmosphere. The chefs mix of World and European cuisine offers you, the client, the highest quality food at unfaultable prices. Our starlit ceiling, candles, jazz theme and live jazz music heighten the interior décor and atmosphere.
Type: Restaurant

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