Where To Eat In North East England
From Fish & Chips to Fine Dining, Indian Cuisine to Geordie Comfort Food, we have a great range of suggestions for places to eat in Northumberland and Tyne & Wear.
The Man Bird originally hails from the North East of England and every year we visit for a few days to see family and take the opportunity to look out some great places to eat whilst we are there.
We last visited in September 2022 and are always looking for new places to visit so if you have any suggestions, or are a venue and you would like us to visit, then please get in touch.
Our Recommendations In North East England
Anyway, onwards to the recommendations. If you are visiting the North East (or are lucky enough to live in the area) then check out some of these great venues.
The Endeavour, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
A licensed restaurant open 9-5, 7 days a week serving full English breakfasts, home cooked meals and a traditional Sunday roast.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Old Boat House, Amble
The Boat House use only the freshest catches, finest local produce and highest quality ingredients to create meticulously crafted and lovingly presented dishes.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Hope And Anchor, Alnmouth
From fresh seafood & traditional wood fired pizzas to real ale & handpicked wines, you’ll find something to love in this bar & restaurant.
The Manor House Hotel, Holy Island
The Manor House Hotel is located at the heart of Holy Island, adjacent to the priory and with magnificent views of the castle and harbour.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Wellwood Arms, Amble
The Wellwood Arms is a characterful, traditional pub situated at the heart of Amble, a small harbour town on the stunning Northumberland coast.
Dodgins Yard, North Shields
Located on the bustling North Shields Fish Quay. This cafe, bar and grill atmosphere is the perfect place to come and hang out with friends and family.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Castle Inn, Bamburgh
Dog friendly bar with spacious, beamed dining area and beer garden serving a range of local produce on the menu and offering a wide range of drinks.Read Our Review | Venue Information
La Casetta, Whitley Bay
La Casetta serve authentic Italian and Mediterranean Cuisine in a warm and family-friendly atmosphere. They use the freshest locally sourced ingredients.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Jolly Fisherman, Craster
Combining stunning sea views with delicious home cooking and beautifully kept ales, this is a tastefully refurbished pub with tradition and character at its heart.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Copper Kettle Tea Rooms, Bamburgh
From teas and coffee to fresh sandwiches and jacket potatoes to scones and cakes - all made fresh in the cafe on a daily basis.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Rileys Fish Shack, Tynemouth
Riley’s Fish Shack was born from a love of fresh, honest, healthy seafood from which there seemed a real shortage of in their hometown of Tynemouth.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Salthouse serve authentic Spanish Tapas cooked fresh to order. Tapas is about casual relaxed dining with simple food made with the best ingredients.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Situated on the riverside in Blyth, Caboose offer fantastic food at affordable prices catering for all dietary requirements including vegan options.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Three Horseshoes, High Horton
A selection of British and European dishes can be found on their menu and is particularly popular with locals and visitors looking to sample their Sunday roast.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Milbourne Arms, Holywell
Picturesque Village Pub with a large sun-trapped Beer Garden, Courtyard & The Stables. Good food and Cask Ales served daily.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Dobson and Parnell, Newcastle
Dobson & Parnell serves an innovative British & European menu on Newcastle's vibrant Quayside, listed in the Michelin and Harden’s guide.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Revolucion De Cuba, Newcastle
A slice of Havana’s heyday in the heart of Newcastle. Dazzling cocktails, delicious food and unforgettable Latin-inspired vibes and incredible live music.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Lal Khazana, Shilbottle
Lal Khazana believe that they offer an unparalleled dining experience. The exquisite cuisine is complemented perfectly by the sumptuous but sophisticated interiors.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Beresford Arms, Whalton
The Beresford Arms in the middle of the beautiful Whalton village just outside Morpeth and Ponteland serving fantastic pub food 7 days a week.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Porkys BBQ, Blyth
Porky's is BBQ restaurant offering the best steaks, burgers, smoked ribs & Wood fired Pizza. They serve the finest in-house smoked meat American style!Read Our Review | Venue Information
Hinnies, Whitley Bay
Hinnies serves a rustic and earthy Geordie-influenced British menu in warm surroundings, right on the seafront in Whitley Bay.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Crab & Waltzer, Whitley Bay
A quirky bistro cafe with amazing views. All their ingredients are fresh and sourced locally where possible, and the excellent kitchen team prepare everything on site.Read Our Review | Venue Information
The Riverside Lodge, Morpeth
Enjoy their traditional pub food, well stocked bar and fully equipped games area with 50″ plasma screens, pool table and jukebox.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Masala Tandoori, Ashington
Masala is a well established restaurant in Ashington who aim is to provide good quality food, in a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere, at reasonable prices.Read Our Review | Venue Information
Jesmond Dene House, Newcastle
Their food is; contemporary, non-fussy, and prepared with love, care and attention. They offer relaxed, informal Geordie hospitality, and memorable dining experiences.Read Our Review | Venue Information
This article includes venues we have visited and would recommend to friends and family, if a venue is not included in this collection then, most likely, we just haven't had the chance to visit them yet.
If you are a venue owner or manager and are interested in being included in this collection then please get in touch