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8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
+44 191 260 2577
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Out for wife's birthday walking past this restaurant never given a second look but we spotted kelaftico so went in excellent choice. the cocktails where worth a go instead of sweets, good value, staff where great but still had a sweet. Toilets downstairs so disabled...More

Thank crathie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here with friends early evening after an afternoon show at the Theatre Royal. Having no firm plans for dinner we simply checked on TA for recommendations when we left the theatre and chose Kafeneon. I can honestly say this is the best Greek...More

Thank puddleduck2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous little restaurant that is situated very close to the theatre making it the perfect place to visit for a pre show meal. The staff were lovely, friendly and very attentive. We went recently on a busy Saturday without booking, but managed to get a...More

Thank stottyCoDurham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small restaurant, cosy with friendly attentive staff. Early evening Monday (6.30) and it was half full giving it a warm chatty atmosphere. My starter (Dolmades) was tasty and a generous portion. The Stifado which followed was very good, a really tasty meal and again a...More

Thank MIB-53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner with two friends and had an excellent experience! Wine was fantastic highly recommend their chenin blanc! Souvlaki is fab too huge portion! Happily be back next week! Keep up the good work kafe neon crew! :)

Thank geordiegent90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a full three course meal: chicken wings, sizzling chicken, American toffee cheesecake. All delicious. Delicious. (Just in case you missed that 😀). Excellent staff. Very good value. Can't fault it.

Thank Thatusernameistaken
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been twice within a week and fantastic food and service. Very reasonably priced too. One of the visits was for restaurant week and really good value for money.

Thank aarhel1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called into this restaurant on a Saturday lunchtime and it was very busy.The order was taken promptly and drinks arrived quickly.The food was lovely and fresh with the service excellent (stifardo, kebabs and wraps).The bill for 5 people for a main course each and...More

Thank BazzaChester_le_St
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is so fresh and high quality. We really enjoyed our first visit and will definitely be back soon. Really felt like we were on holiday! Amazing service, in fact, most friendly service we've had in a Newcastle restaurant.

Thank Ami L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Authentic home Greek cooking great tasting and true value for money. Service was excellent both friendly and efficient. A must visit in Newcastle. We will be back.

Thank Saint100
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kate f
15 March 2017|
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Response from Daniel S | Property representative |
Hi Kate. No it will be fine to just pop in. Unless of course you will be with a large group of friends, then we would recommend booking :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 260 2577
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Friendly family run restaurant, with a warm atmosphere and amazing freshly prepared food. Great for any occasion so give it a try!
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