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Arts Centre Washington

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Lovely venue

This is a popular local venue which features folk nights, small theatrical performances and... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Donna D
Washington, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good Food

We ate with friends, the menu is extensive and reasonably priced. Be patient if there is a crowd... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
via mobile
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Arts Centre Washington exists to provide a mixed programme of artistic events and activities for all members of its community to experience and participate in the arts. Events include theatre, music, dance and comedy with Saturday nights in the Low...more
Biddick Lane | Fatfield, Washington NE38 8AB, England
+44 191 561 3455
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Been here many times before but we came today for an organised bbq and it was lovely. Plenty of space outside in the courtyard especially on a sunny day and extra seats were provided. Staff behind the bar seemed pleasant and helpful

Thank MrsCooling
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

On visits to the area I gave often passed the centre but not ventured in, what a venue. We attended a play that was being produced but I was impressed at the variety of events being held at this venue. There is literally something for...More

1  Thank 225Jzy
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I assumed this was just a coffee and cake sort of venue and had no idea they served lunches. Met a couple of friends, stayed for lunch and had a lovely relaxed afternoon catching up in this cute little courtyard setting. The staff didn't hurry...More

Thank Lushelle
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Visited today. Ploughmans consisted of a plate of shredded iceberg, some grated cheese, a sprinkling of chopped spring onion and pieces of tomato with a spoonful of chutney!! No gf bread available. Apparently 'main' chef doesn't work, mon/tues so no helpful advice available re dietary...More

Thank Gillian C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Found this venue when wandering round the area whilst visiting family in the area. Booked tickets to see a puppet show 'The Dream Factory' with my granddaughter. The production was fantastic and we had a very enjoyable afternoon . The venue was very good, clean...More

Thank JaneC4111
Reviewed 9 October 2017

On our bicycle trip (C2C route 7) we sopped in Washington for a coffee. It turned out that the Arts Centre was the only (open) place at that time of the day. We were surprised that there were so many cultural activities here. The coffee...More

Thank koekeloer
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We visited here in July and really enjoyed it! The food is delicious, the burgers are definitely worth a try! It is quite small, but it does have a lovely atmosphere. Would return and recommend.

1  Thank SeaSunFoodLover
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Food is always lovely here, but watch out for soft drink prices: 50p for soda water and a crippling £1.60 for a pint of squash! Also £1.75 for a 1/2 pint of casket ale.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This is a popular local venue which features folk nights, small theatrical performances and showcases the other arts. My daughter attends Trish n Trina's Dance Studio, located in the Arts Centre premises. Whilst she is in her dance class, I visit the Bar and Cafe...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We ate with friends, the menu is extensive and reasonably priced. Be patient if there is a crowd in, the small kitchen works methodically to ensure the dishes are cooked well. The burgers are worth trying!

Thank AUKTourist
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31 March 2018|
Response from Gillian C | Reviewed this property |
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