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Route

35 side, Newcastle, NE1 3JE

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  • Route - Newcastle
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  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
  • Route - Newcastle
Opening hours
Wednesday: 17:00 - 21:00
Thursday to Saturday:12:00 - 14:00 & 17:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 16:00.

First time here. Really rated it. Will definitely be back. Great selection. Staff were amazing with there recommendations and service.

Adam 03 May 2019
from Newcastle

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Awarded a Michelin Bib Gourmand in the 2019 Guide, Route serves colourful seasonal dishes in the city centre. An interior of rustic white walls, pot plants and soft lighting make this a relaxing spot to sample the bi-weekly updating menus, with al fresco seating out the front to enjoy any passing sunshine.

Diners are offered only the freshest seasonal flavours on the Route menu, complemented by a diverse wine list. Small plate dishes are a speciality, starting off with fresh seafood like Lindisfarne oysters, and a selection of cow and goat cheeses. Enjoy modern takes on home-style favourites, like the smoked paprika, chorizo and chickpea stew, or tuck into hearty favourites like the 40-day aged steak au poivre.

A selection of bold, expertly crafted sides are served at Route in Newcastle, like the rustic black treacle bread, and pink fir apple potatoes. Sunday lunches offer slow-cooked meats from across the UK, with a wine list featuring vintages from England and around the world.

Showcasing beautiful bistro dishes with a focus on seasonal British flavours, Route is moments from Newcastle Castle, and 6 minutes' walk from Newcastle Central Rail Station.

Route

35 side, Newcastle, NE1 3JE

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Customer reviews for Route

4.8 ((((( (based on 90 reviews)
97% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (75)
  • trendy (49)
  • lunch (44)
  • romantic (44)
  • luxury (19)
  • value (19)
  • business (13)
  • private dining (10)
  • large parties (3)
  • child friendly (2)
  • entertainment (2)
  • al fresco (1)
  • views (1)
  • (((** 24 May 2019 by Goose from Newcastle upon Tyne

    Very good food but inconsistent service.

  • ((((* 24 May 2019 by Rachel from Newcastle

    Excellent food and lunch set menu is fantastic value. Ox tongue was amazing. Nice relaxed atmosphere for lunch with friendly staff. Found the cocktails a little disappointing for the price.

  • ((((( 23 May 2019 by Jordan from Philadelphia

    Great casual atmosphere.

  • ((((( 22 May 2019 by Angela from Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Great staff - lovely food - good choice of fish. Will definitely return.

  • ((((* 12 May 2019 by Claus from Newcastle upon Tyne

    Great overall, though a little pricy given the size of the portions. I will definitely com back, though.

  • ((((( 11 May 2019 by Kevin from Chester Le Street

    The flavours of all the dishes we tried were absolutely delicious. The size of the dishes were sensible and bigger than normal tasting menu portions. The tapas style really suited my wife and me because we like to share. The dishes were really well cooked and seasoned superbly. The presentation was simple but clean. The wine really complimented the dishes. I just loved this restaurant.

  • ((((( 3 May 2019 by Adam from Newcastle

    First time here. Really rated it. Will definitely be back. Great selection. Staff were amazing with there recommendations and service.

  • ((((( 1 May 2019 by Helen from Newcastle Upon Tyne

    A really pleasant surprise, such a nice restaurant in the centre of Newcastle. Something a bit different with delicious small (sharing) dishes, locally sourced ingredients. Favourite dishes wereprobably the treacle bread, lemon sole and dakah and chargrilled broccoli. Highly recommended.

  • ((((( 30 April 2019 by Andrew from Newcastle

    My second visit to this restaurant and it was as amazing as the first, the service is second to none and the food as always served to an exceptional standard. I am Very happy to have this in my home town and can only wish them all the success they deserve.

  • ((((( 28 April 2019 by stella from Whitley Bay

    Excellent value pre theatre set price meal. Would return for longer later lingering!

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