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Pinocchio Restaurant

61 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SG, England
+44 191 232 0708
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
61 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This really was quite awful. 3 out of 4 of us did not enjoy the meal and the 4th had a piece of chicken which wasn't an Italian meal anyway. My pasta tasted like it had a tin of tomato soup (& nothing else) used...More

Thank Aussietraveller77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a 5.30 meal we were disappointed there wasn’t a “happy hour “ £10 for a pasta & pizza main course was a bit expensive for what was an ordinary meal. Our bill came to £55 & it was overall a disappointing visit- little atmosphere,...More

Thank terriers2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place tonight as we needed something to eat before a show at the Metro Arena. We asked the Manager if we would be in and out in time and he assured us we would. After showing us to our table we...More

1  Thank Alan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't like the food. Found 3 pieces of hair in my pasta carbonara. Don't recommend this place to anyone!!!

1  Thank liljana j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, decent portions, gorgeous atmosphere and lovely staff. Definitely recommend for couples. Definitely returning.

1  Thank Poppy L
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch before the theatre as a group of 7 including 3 children. What a lovely find this is! The food was of excellent quality - we all ordered from the special menu comprising of starters and pizzas and pastas. We all cleared...More

1  Thank mrs_c_1982_13
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I moved from Italy to Newcastle just few months ago and it was hard to me to find a good restaurant where I can really enjoy the food, but finally I've found one! Pinocchio restaurant's amazing, great chef that can cook a meal that tastes...More

1  Thank Ayrton P
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We went to the restaurant for couples night out. It looked nice from the outside. However, the meal was horrible. The bread served at the start was stale and no butter was given to go with it. Then the meals arrived... The two steaks that...More

Thank cygnetpie
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely food. Good value. Will do anything you ask for. Owner is very attentive and makes you feel welcome and special. Will be recommend8ng to all our friends and family.

1  Thank Jackie Y
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting to Newcastle for a concert and found the restaurant by chance, review looked good and location was great. Really pleased with the friendly service and food was lovely, will definitely go again, only let down for us was the coffee which was not good.

Thank mrnoluck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 0708
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