Restaurants in Newcastle

Newcastle is awash with great places to eat, from gorgeous gardens for alfresco dining to daring date night locations that are sure to swoon. Whatever the occasion, Newcastle's restaurants are on-hand, with boozy brunches, cute afternoon teas and luscious libations to really make your experience extra-special. Let us be your guide to the very best of them here.  

Last updated on 29th January 2021

97 & Social - Jesmond

220 user reviews 5

A relaxed gastro bar and cocktail haunt, 97 & Social is a gem in Jesmond's crown providing unique nights out for diners across the city. Settle into whimsical surroundings and you'll find a menu of pub classics including fish pie, moules frites and slow-braised chilli beef with chips. 

From fresh kebabs to slap-up Sunday roasts, The Holy Hobo's eclectic menu of fresh eats is guaranteed to not leave any diner hungry. To sweeten the deal, the extensive menu covers all kinds of dietary requirements, and even offers student discounts. 

River Bar Washington

113 user reviews 4

Inspired by the great tastes of the USA, this star-spangled bar and restaurant places buns, booze and puds at the heart of the menu. Stop by River Bar Washington and you'll feast on homemade burgers drizzled in BBQ sauce, sky-high sundaes and tapas that are almost too good to share. 

Searching for an affordable restaurant in Newcastle city centre? Stop by YO! for a crowd-pleasing selection of Japanese classics in a relaxed setting. Not only do they serve delicious fresh sushi, but their range of noodles, curries and tasty sides are not to be slept on. 

Jesmond's premier contemporary eatery of cool cocktails and culinary exploration, Jam Jar is a necessary venture for those on the hunt for a restaurant in Newcastle. Covering all dietary requirements with their huge menu, the eatery offers everything from seafood to burgers. 

Lola Jeans

2 user reviews 5

A quirky restaurant with unique decor, paired with an enticing menu of cocktails and locally-sourced food, Lola Jeans is a fantastic place to eat in Newcastle. Pay them a visit and you can indulge in their menu of signature, award-winning burgers to see what all the fuss is about. 

Feeling like a hungry hungry hippo? Same, especially when exploring the menu of enticing eats from this restaurant in Newcastle. As you may have guessed, drool-worthy burgers are at the forefront of the Fat Hippo in Jesmond, making it the quintessential hangover cure.

With its large windows, painted walls and quaint furniture, Pleased To Meet You puts a lot of love into its customer experience. Swing by this beautiful restaurant in Newcastle on a sunny day and you can tuck into their diverse dishes in one of the city's best gardens.