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Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle

104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX, England
+44 191 245 5000
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (42 reviews)
“soup” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My friend and I enjoyed champagne afternoon tea here. It was very expensive and there was not much champagne, however the selection of cakes and sandwiches was excellent. The staff were very pleasant and the views of the Tyne were lovely.

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended the Brasserie on two of the three nights stay. We were waited in by Don who has to be one of the best Waiters I've ever been served by. His humour and local knowledge were second to none. The food was exceptional and can't...More

1  Thank Graeme K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to celebrate a family birthday. We had a fabulous time, food was superb as was the exceptional service we received from Teesie. She is so friendly and welcoming and made it very special for us. We will certainly be returning! Thank you!

Thank miss_nich35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was treated to a fantastic afternoon tea by my friend, was a great variety of treats from sandwiches to deserts and had great service from Tessie, had to take the scones home. We will definitely return, lovely food, great, friendly and professional service 😊

Thank Consett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on a thursday night, and had a fantastic meal , great service with character and attention to explain the menu and ensure we enjoyed out meal. The lamb benedict was simply amazing, followed by the trout and the fromage slate which was explained...More

Thank htc 0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had Meal at the bistro We had the chatebriand with a bottle of red wine which was lovely it wasn't piping hot to be honest it was lukewarm but tasted lovely. Downside was the bar was closed for refurbishment and you could tell as...More

Thank Foxyibiza
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered of the set 3 course menu and couldn't fault it. Lovely restaurant with stunning views and attentive staff. Price wise it's quite expensive but you get what you pay for!

Thank Claire1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arranged a private dining meal as a surprise party for 15. Everyone was so helpful and accommodating. The events planner arranged everything how we wanted. Our waiter was an absolute star, made sure we had everything we needed. The preordered meals were served timely and...More

Thank vpc2
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this review

Dear vpc2, Thank you for your 5 star review following your recent visit to Chez Mal Newcastle. I'm pleased to read that you and your guests had a great time and enjoyed the meal served to you. I believe your waiter was Ben who I'll...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited this restaurant many times but this time we took a couple who had never been before. They were amazed at the friendliness of the staff especially Emma our waitress. They both enjoyed the food and said that like us they would visit...More

1  Thank Minionlady
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this review

Dear Minionlady, Thank you for your great review. We are extremely proud of the staff here at Chez Mal Newcastle and it's wonderful to hear that their friendliness has such a positive impact on your experience and that you and your friends enjoyed your food....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my partner have been here a few times, although haven't been for a while. We arrived early and they had no problem with sitting us, we got there just at the right time as it got very busy later. Sat at a lovely...More

Thank Liam B
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this review

Dear Liam B, Thank you for your 5 star review of your dining experience with us here at Chez Mal Newcastle. It's a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your meal so much. It's always encouraging to the brasserie team and the kitchen brigade to...More

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henry e
Does anyone know the dress code for the brasserie, from men and ladies?
13 November 2015|
Response from Martin H |
For men, just a jockstrap. For women, bra and knickers only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 32 - USD 45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 245 5000
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Sleek and seductive, Malmaison offers a daringly fashionable setting for sampling sumptuous flavours. Committed to serving the highest quality ingredients, Malmaison sources honest produce from treasured suppliers, and crafts a cutting-edge reinvention of favourite regional recipes. Offsetting the chic dining room, a cosmopolitan bar serves freshly shaken cocktails and an eclectic selection of smooth world wines.