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26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
+44 191 231 2840
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (110 reviews)
“steak” (89 reviews)
“sea bass” (35 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, nicely decorated and friendly staff. Had the best lasagna ever. Husband had the steak said that was beautiful too.

Thank sharonrM1550KM
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were in a group of 12 people for a birthday celebration and the service was excellent and all meals were fabulous. Decor very nice and would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Sunnydayz123
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Monday evening and enjoyed some nice food with friendly and fun service Main complaint was that the service though was very slow - especially earlier on in the evening Drinks service was also very slow And another thing - they tried...More

Thank LiLiCockerpoo
Reviewed 4 days ago

Best Cocktail - American Beauty, quite sweet but I love it. Food is great , if I have room I will get a dessert there they are really really yummy.

Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tuesday night dinner at Babucho Newcastle. Very friendly greeting and service. It's a lovely place to sit and have a pre-dinner drink. There is an excellent set price menu but we opted for two fillet steaks with greens and carrots as sides. The steak was...More

Thank jimglas01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in for a drink before going for dinner at a nearby restaurant (Big Mussel is opposite). The bar area was lovely, well appointed with plenty of seating and tables. Excellent bar menu, I love cocktails and struggled to choose! Drinks are made fresh...More

Thank RandRH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb restaurant , very reasonable . Staff and service first class . Tasty meal and delicious cocktails

Thank juliekelly28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have drunk in here many times but never had the pleasure of dining until now. We were totally amazed with the food, superb, stunning flavours served by the most attentive staff (especially Alex). The carpaccio was amazing as was the chicken livers. Followed by the...More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone left with a smile on their faces, service was great, food was to die for, I recommend the 8 hour lamb shank to EVERYONE, just fell off the bone, succulent and packed full of flavour. So glad I tried this place, couldn't fault anything,...More

Thank Big-Dave-RST
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a few girlfriends before Take That last week. I was very impressed. Service was first rate, food was sheer quality and the chef came out to meet us and when we asked for extra garlic he did us proud. We had a selection...More

Thank Gspeed11
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Adam B
Is this restaurant good value for money?
15 April 2017|
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Response from easterchick | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plus the quality is great.
sarah m
Can you park outside?
11 March 2017|
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Response from LancashireSkids | Reviewed this property |
No you can't but there is a pay and display approx 100yds away
Is your restaurant wheelchair friendly?
1 February 2017|
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Response from rvsebille | Reviewed this property |
they have stairs .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 231 2840
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