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29 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
+44 191 232 1961
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
29 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered a starter and main course, but should have just had the main - as portions are big! Good service and lots of choice, very reasonable prices too. Hubby had a spicy hot folded pizza and boy it was extremely spicy - beware! The only...More

Thank JamJo44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Googled Italian in Newcastle and this Restaurant came up.....looked interesting and good value ? Anyways, dinnae want to be nasty but I wasn't impressed at all! Pizza's (under cooked and a soggy bottom, Mary Berry would have cried) and as I came out of the...More

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been a regular visitor to Puccini for around 30 years. All of our family birthdays have been celebrated there. The food is always good and the service is excellent. The special lunches are amazing value. My father particularly looks forward to his visits...More

Thank JIC51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant a few years ago and I can honestly say after today's meal, it has to be the best Italian restaurant in Newcastle . Lovely food,friendly staff. My husband is quite picky and even he didn't grumble

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

My Mother took my Mother-in-Law for a Birthday treat last week. They were appalled at the rude waitress who was very unwelcoming and gave the impression she didn't want their custom. They felt uncomfortable and felt they had to rush their meal even though the...More

1  Thank Deb294
lindapNewcastle, Owner at Puccini, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are very sorry to hear about your experience at Puccini. Could you please let me know the day and approx time you were in, as I need to look into this matter ASAP.my personal email address is lindaprentice.lp@gmail.com Linda

Reviewed 17 June 2017

Food: Carbonara - huge quantity. Tasteless. The place was fairly empty; so I was really surprised to find myself in the restaraunt equivalent to Silverstone race track! We sat down and ordered and the first course was delivered within minutes. The main course was being...More

1  Thank janice l
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I have been here a couple of times and on both occasions I have been impressed with the food and service here. I am on a restrictive diet but the staff were able to tend to my needs. I would recommend and would like to...More

Thank donnaliz
Reviewed 29 May 2017

When I looked at the menu/prices before going in I was surprised how reasonable it was. There also an 'early bird' type deal that I hadn't noticed so it was even better value. The food was good and the helpings large. The service was excellent,...More

Thank VeggieLesley
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Ideal location in the City centre, just off the Bigg Market. Great food and attentive service Friendly staff, and on a Sunday evening, mercifully quiet!

Thank rexbarker
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Ordered pasta Roma which is chicken, mushrooms and onion and a Beef stroganoff, the pasta dish had 3 small pieces of chicken with a watery tomato sauce and the rice with the stroganoff was boiled with no taste at all, granted my daughter and I...More

1  Thank Scott4087
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 1961
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