Restaurants in Newcastle

Restaurants in Newcastle

Since its getting colder and the nights are getting longer its time for some good home made dinners! We have put together some great choices of places to try out this season around the Newcastle area. We hope you’re hungry!


Website: High Bridge Main – Dabbawal

Tucked away on High Bridge Street, Dabbawal serves genuine Mumbai street food in a casual atmosphere. There’s a huge choice of small plates and big dishes, and sharing is encouraged, so it’s great for large groups. Located just off Grey Street, it’s ideal if you’re after a bite to eat before hitting the city centre bars for a night out. There’s also a pre-theatre menu that offers very good value for money between 5–6pm. Newcastle has plenty more to offer in terms of Indian food so, if you’re a big curry fan, you’ll definitely want to take a look at our guide to the best Indian restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne while planning your visit.

Dabbawal is located at 69–75 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6BX.

Pani’s Cafe

Website: Pani’s Cafe – Italian with a Sardinian Twist (

If you love traditional Italian food, you’ll definitely want to check out Pani’s Café. On Friday and Saturday nights, you can expect to find this cosy hidden gem buzzing with diners enjoying authentic Sardinian pasta and seafood. Service is quick, and prices are very reasonable. The location on High Bridge Street means it’s also the ideal spot for a pre-theatre meal. Pani’s is a traditionally Sardinian restaurant, so you won’t find any pizza on the menu, but if that’s what you’re craving, there are plenty of other options across the city. Take a look at our round up of the best Italian restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne to find your fix.

Pani’s is located at 61–65 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6BX


Website:Fuego Newcastle (

Nestled away at the back of Fenwick Food Hall, Fuego is a Mediterranean-inspired café offering small plates and traditional tapas in a vibrant but casual setting. You’ll find all sorts of Spanish dishes and charcuterie, as well as crispy stone-baked pizzas with a variety of toppings. They also have an excellent wine selection, so be sure to sample a drink or two during your visit. Owing to its convenient location inside Newcastle’s premier department store, it is the ideal place to stop and recharge your batteries during a busy day of shopping

Fuego is located at Fenwick Newcastle, Central Square South, 39 Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7AS.

The Broad Charge

Website: Home – The Broad Chare

If you want to try some hearty British food during your stay, visit The Broad Chare. It’s a proudly traditional pub that serves up classic fare like mince and dumplings, fish and chips, and Scotch eggs. There’s also a fantastic selection of local beers on tap, so be sure to wash your meal down with a pint of real ale. It’s located just off the Quayside right next to the Live Theatre, so it’s great if you’re off to watch a show or visiting the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art during your trip.

The Broad Charge is located at 25 Broad Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DQ.


Website: Restaurant (

If you would like to celebrate your visit with a spot of fine dining, then book a table at Blackfriars, a traditionally British restaurant just outside the Chinatown district in the city centre. Located inside a stunning former monastery dating back to the 13th century, it’s believed to be the oldest dining room in the UK, so it’s perfect for history buffs and foodies alike. The menu is seasonal, offering classic British fare made using fresh local ingredients. If it’s a special occasion, you could even consider hiring out their private dining room, available for groups of 8–18 people.

Blackfriars is located at Blackfriars Restaurant, Friars Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4XN.

If you are looking for a great venue for a company meal, drinks reception, office party or any kind of event, then we can help with our Free Venue Finding Service. Because of our direct relationship with the venues, we can often get better rates than you would do if you contacted them directly, and this service is offered to you completely free! If you have any questions, or would like more information, please call +44 (0)20 8 391 3019 or email