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The Bridge Restaurant

The Vermont Hotel Castle Garth | Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ, England
+44 191 233 1010
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
The Vermont Hotel Castle Garth | Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Newcastle is the fun city of the north so we thought that finding a tranquil and good restaurant suitable to entertain our friends on a visit from Edinburgh would be a difficult task. Not so, the Bridge Restaurant at the Vermont Hotel ticked every box....More

Thank Carole F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a marvellous meal, perfectly cooked and attractively presented and most importantly, it was piping hot. Superb ! The Staff were very welcoming and did an excellent job. Everything about it was wonderful.

Thank annaryan1979
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Went here on Vday and it was a last minute booking. Surprisingly it was very empty on the day given its Vday. Service was superb, good was great and atmosphere was so romantic. Food r reasonably priced. Will be back again

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We went here on a Sunday evening for dinner as we had the Tastecard with 2 for 1 on all courses. While the service was impeccable the food sadly wasn't. The starters weren't special at all, some sort of vegetable panna cota that had nice...More

Thank Ruxandra B
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend recently came here for a relaxing dinner and we certainly got that. The service, the food. Everything about the place is just excellent. It's absolutely great value too. It was £69 per couple for any starter, any main and any dessert...More

Thank Abiii123
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The night we ate here there had been a fire on a lower floor and the hotel had been evacuated. We were not sure what the service would be like as we had been informed that the gas had been turned off and it had...More

1  Thank Qcvill2
Reviewed 16 November 2016

coffee and cake in here was amazing, a really lovely place to visit and get away from the hustle and bustle of city centre life

1  Thank beachfoodjunkie
Reviewed 27 September 2016

My wife and daughter recently spent 3 nights in this hotelReally excellent meals taken. On their first evening they had dinner in the Bridge Restaurant while on their second day they took afternoon tea. On both occasions the food was excellent. For dinner on the...More

2  Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Our visit got off to an odd, surprising start with no menus available in the restaurant "until they had got some back". Even then the delay from receiving menus to actually taking our order was over 1 hour after the time the table was booked...More

Thank al1901
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We went for afternoon tea which didn't disappoint. There's tons of good food and the cocktails are amazing but very strong. Service is excellent too

1  Thank Albatrossfloss
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Is there a good choice of vegetarian food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Vermont Hotel Castle Garth | Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 233 1010
  • This restaurant is at The Vermont Hotel
Description
���Tyne and dine��� at Newcastle���s Bridge Restaurant, with its spectacular views over the River Tyne and the soaring arc of the Tyne Bridge. The restaurant is in the Vermont Hotel, a Manhattan-style 1930s tower right next to the remains of the city���s medieval castle and close to the revitalised Quayside area. Start with marinated herring with crisp pancetta and honey-mustard vinaigrette or the more substantial confit duck and red onion tart tatin. Then dig in to baked lamp rump with minted lentils and garlic potatoes, or pan-seared wild salmon, braised spring cabbage and clam casserole.You may think you���ll be able to resist the milk chocolate cr��me br��l��e with Bailey���s ice-cream, but that���s only because you���ll fall for the steamed lemon sponge with vanilla cr��me fra��che instead.