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Food and restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne

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Art Gallery
“Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC is the biggest gallery of its kind in the world - presenting a dynamic, diverse and international programme of contemporary visual art.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bar
“The Botanist is one of the most bustling spots in town for a gin-infused cocktail or two. The menu is packed with a wide range of creative potions, and the gin offering here is certainly one to celebrate.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Another rough'n'ready local favourite. Absolutely swarming in the warmer months. Great outdoor area underneath the arches and regularly hosts local band performances.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“An extremely popular breakfast and brunch spot. I recommend the pancakes. expect to que outside at peak times.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Cocktails, Wine, Beers, Spirits. Situated right on the Quayside next to the famous Millennium Bridge. Especially popular on sunny days. Does reasonable food too.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Slightly further afield in Jesmond and on the pricier side, but a lovely restaurant. Part owned by head chef Dave Coulson who worked under two-star rated Michel Roux Jr.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
“Great vegetarian spot, something of a local institute with a constantly changing yummy menu.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Brought to you by the same people who have Wylam Brewery and By the River. Cosy pub on the quayside with a roof terrace under the Tyne Bridge.”
  • 8 locals recommend

Cafes

Art Gallery
“Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC is the biggest gallery of its kind in the world - presenting a dynamic, diverse and international programme of contemporary visual art.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“An extremely popular breakfast and brunch spot. I recommend the pancakes. expect to que outside at peak times.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
“Great vegetarian spot, something of a local institute with a constantly changing yummy menu.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Night Club
“Chilled out bar in an old terraced house with regular live music of different kinds and a good menu including a couple of vegan options. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Great local restaurant from breakfast to dinner, my friends Lucas & Sue own it so do tell them Kate recommended it. Local in Jesmond”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“Over 20 teas to choose from, including caffeine free, green black and white. Locally produced coffee made properly. Hot chocolate made with real chocolate. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Cafe / restaurant come pottery studio, lovely vibe and as good for breakfasts as it is for dinner. Alcohol served. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Always listed in the top 5 places to eat in Newcastle on Tripadvisor, this is the place to have breakfast in our neighbourhood.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Bakeries

Café
“Fantastic cakes and other snacks in a cosy and welcoming setting. My favourite place!”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Greggs was founded by John Gregg as a Tyneside bakery in 1939. It specialises in products such as pasties, sausage rolls, stottie cakes and vanilla slices.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Originating in Newcastle, now the largest bakery chain in the UK. No-nonsense, fresh, good value food to eat on the go. Try the stotties :)”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Best bakery in Newcastle - fresh homemade bread, pizza, pastries, pasties and cakes made daily by a group of lovely bakers open 8am - 4pm Monday - Saturday. best sourdough in the North. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“if you've got a sweet tooth then this charming place is just for you. If you really want to treat yourself book an afternoon tea here. Situated near tyne bridge.”
  • 2 locals recommend