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26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
+44 191 231 2840
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (141 reviews)
“steak” (109 reviews)
“sea bass” (40 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hey Antonio you are the bomb , he is a fantastic cocktail man, he makes the place , he knows his stuff and he really knows his stuff , he is very entertaining and he knows his stuff Hey the hpnotik is the business shot...More

Thank 192Shopper
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a hard working day in Newcastle so popped in for a quick eat mid afternoon. Nice environment but menu ok. Outside it says tapas but not really on offer unless you consider a choice of starters being tapas. Service ok not great, lasagne average...More

Thank JScruggins
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visit Babuchos on the regular mainly because everything is pretty much to my standards. The staff are so kind and the food is amazing. It’s lovely place to go on a Friday or Saturday night.

4  Thank nadiabegumm
Reviewed 5 days ago

Popped in here for a light lunch during a short stay in Newcastle and had a lovely meal from the a la carte menu (although there is a set priced lunch time menu on offer aswell). The place is lovely and the decor has been...More

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wife and I won a tasting menu at Babucho last night. I booked for dinner at 8.30 and we turned up slightly early to have a drink while waiting. I was slightly expecting to be kept waiting as the meal was on a voucher...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely faultless, perfectly prepared and cooked food with attentive service; catered carefully for my rapeseed oil intolerance. Well worth a visit, we will be back next time we are in the area. Highly recommended.

Thank Piratemarks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a family meal on a Friday evening. It was a special occasion and there were 16 of us all ordering starters and mains. The service was absolutely fantastic. Everything arrived together, everything was cooked to perfection (including all the steaks) and the...More

Thank loisdiane153
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant with friends on a busy evening. Despite the restaurant being full, the atmosphere was great, the seating was comfortable and the overall service was fab. The waiter was friendly, efficient and could not do enough!!! The mains and starters arrived quickly and...More

Thank issybrooke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for eight on a Friday night. Service was lovely. I enjoyed prawns to start but my steak was overdone so I sent it back. The second one wasn’t much better but I ate it anyway due to time. One of my friends was overdone...More

1  Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere with attentive staff and food you will love, this is my favourite Italian is Newcastle by far.

Thank James S
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Susan G
9 November 2018|
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Response from EllenandRichard55 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Not sure but you can call them on 0191 231 2840
22 June 2017|
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Response from ndw78 | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to dress up to go. On an evening there will be those that are but lunch would be majorly casual
Samantha R
4 June 2017|
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Response from BabuchoPR | Property representative |
It sure is!! we have colouring, kids menu and if they like they can make their own Pizza at the table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
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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