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Bistro 23

23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 1665 830393
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meringue” (15 reviews)
“beef” (25 reviews)
“halibut” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed dinner here on Wednesday, the 'fish night' and were delighted in every aspect. We had lobster, quite the best cooked, presented and delicious as we have had the pleasure to eat.The service was outstanding and the ambience enhanced by the care taken to...More

Thank _mikeandchrisjones
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited here for our anniversary whilst holidaying with family. We booked in advance which was wise because they were fully booked on the night we went. The menu is a little short so might be limiting subject to what is on offer when you...More

Thank WendyWombat73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff, lovely warm atmosphere. Although limited menu (which is a good thing) still great for vegetarians - unlike many places not reliant on cheese for vegetarians. Pea/shallot ravioli delicious.

Thank PeeGee53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good two course meal here on a busy Saturday night on the bank holiday weekend. Honourable mention to the scallops which were superb and the beef main which was apparently a house classic and much enjoyed. The service was attentive and charming....More

Thank tcake2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hubby and I arrived a little bit hungry and early to check into our room so decided to call in for some lunch. Upon arrival we picked a table an our drinks order was taken. The menu had a good selection of lunch time...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

BIstro23 isn't open every night so you will likely need to book. Thursday night is seafood night. Menu is limited - a good thing because it means it's freshly cooked. Run by a family who serve you - very politely. Food is good with some...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hostesses are lovely here. The food is good and very good value for money. It's a small restaurant and when it's full it's buzzing. Super.

Thank Lizzie6474
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for the first time. Lovely meal with great service. Will definitely go again. Best to book to the weekend as very busy.

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful evening at Bistro 23. Very relaxing atmosphere, friendly service and great food. Limited opening times means you have to book but please do. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Oh my.. My husband & I ate here with a friend on Thursday which just happened to be Seafood night.. I had the Lobster which was stunning and very reasonably priced. Family run (I know this because the staff were so chatty & friendly). I...More

Thank Buddens
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19 April 2016|
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Response from AGR1967 | Property representative |
I am sorry that we were closed when you called . As a tearoom we open every day except Tuesday's ( every day during school holidays) weekdays 11-4.30 & weekends 10.30-4. We are open in the Bistro Wednesday's & Saturday's 7pm... More
14 October 2015|
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Response from AGR1967 | Property representative |
Hi Kate.Thank you for your enquiry- I am sorry but we aren't open on New Year's Eve .We will be open on Wednesday & Saturdays either side of Christmas & new year.I hope you enjoy your new year in Alnmouth. Regards Anna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Alnmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 830393
We serve breakfast,morning coffees & cake,light lunches,afternoon tea in the Tea room and on some evenings bistro meals.Please ring for opening hours as it depends on time of year.
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