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Dobson and Parnell

21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG, England
+44 191 221 0904
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (26 reviews)
“tasting menu” (18 reviews)
“stone bass” (5 reviews)
Closed
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We have dined at Dobson Parnell twice and on each occasion the service, food and atmosphere was exceptional. On our first visit we opted for the tasting menu and it was a fantastic dining experience. We were so impressed that we bought vouchers for our...More

Thank eileenf19
Laura R, Reservations & Sales at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear eileenf19, Thank you for your review of Dobson & Parnell. As a valued guest your feedback is much appreciated. Your feedback will certainly be shared among the team for full recognition. It is lovely to hear you found the service, food and atmosphere exceptional...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent everything! A ridiculously good deal from the set menu on a Tuesday night. We have been here several times and also their partner restaurants Blackfriars (also excellent) and the other one whose name escapes me.. check it out they are also good, that’s an...More

Thank David H
Laura R, Reservations and Sales at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear David H, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review. It is great that you return to Dobson & Parnell regularly and we are very grateful of your loyalty to all three of our restaurants; Blackfriars, Dobson & Parnell and Hinnies!...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice selection on the menu, with two options on each course catering for gluten free. Waiter/ Waitress service excellent, attentive yet discreet. Good ambiance, will definitely return.More

Thank Yumtum1411
Laura R, Reservations and Sales at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Yumtum1411, Many thanks for your review of Dobson & Parnell; we are delighted you had an pleasant lunch experience with us. Your feedback is greatly appreciated. It is lovely to hear you will definitely return and we will look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a business lunch here recently - having only been before for dinner (which was very good) and for £15 for two courses, you're in for a treat. I had the black cod, which isn't a piece of fish you see often (Sablefish) and when...More

Thank BackinthUK
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi BackintheUK, Thank you for taking the time to review Dobson and Parnell. We appreciate your comments and are so glad that you enjoyed your Black Cod dish. We will hope to welcome you again soon. Kind Regards, Rachel Thornton Reservationist

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked the restaurant on the back of good reviews on here and was not disappointed. The restaurant looks good and has a nice ambience. The staff were attentive, informative and delivered the three courses with the right level of interval between each course. The crab...More

1  Thank EddieC186394
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi EddieC186394, Thank you for your review of Dobson & Parnell. We really appreciate your kind words in regards to our food and our team. We will very much look forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards, Rachel Thornton Reservationist

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited twice in 2 weeks, both times for the 2 for 1 deal on Tuesday's.The first visit was 5 star, I could not fault the food, especially the desserts which were a real stand out. The second visit one week later was still very good,...More

Thank Sweepyboard
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sweepyboard, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely and honest review. We really appreciate your feedback and will of course let our chefs know that there was an inconsistency with the desserts on this occasion. It is great that you return...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful date night at dobson & parnell. Their tasting menu was shear excellence especially with the wine pairing. The food and wine we tried was well worth the price tag and made it a super special evening for our dating night. Prosecco and...More

Thank Bethany L
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bethany L, Thank you for your review of Dobson & Parnell. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience of our Tasting menu. The team will be overjoyed. We will be hoping to welcome you again soon. Kind Regards, Rachel T

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a friend. Lovely decor and relaxed atmosphere. Set menu for the Great Exhibition of the North was fab. Had almost chosen my dishes before I arrived. Was looking forward to mussels but went for steak instead. Fantastic. Heritage tomato starter was delicious. Couldn’t...More

Thank loubro
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi loubro, Thank you for your review of your recent meal at Dobson & Parnell. As a valued guest your feedback is much appreciated. We are glad you had an enjoyable experience and we hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for my birthday meal with my partner. We chose the tasting menu and the food was amazing, all dishes were well presented and tasty. Staff were very knowledgeable about the dishes. Good gin and cocktail selection, the old fashioned was especially nice. Would recommend...More

Thank oliverw1990
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Oliverw1990, Thank you for dining at Dobson & Parnell. Your comments and feedback are greatly appreciated. We hope to see you at Dobson & Parnell again in the near future. Kind Regards, Rachel T

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All 5 of us thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. We chose from the 2 courses for £10 menu and couldn't fault it. The staff were friendly and attentive which made our time at the restaurant enjoyable. So much so that we booked again for August.More

Thank PMS71
Rachel T, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi PMS71, Many thanks for your review of Dobson & Parnell; we are delighted you had an enjoyable meal experience with us. All of your feedback will be shared amongst the team for full recognition. We will look forward to welcoming you back to Dobson...More

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emzz5
13 February 2018|
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Response from Silvia O | Reviewed this property |
Its about a 10-15 minute walk...from The Sage over the bridge and up a small street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$79
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 221 0904
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Description
Dobson & Parnell offers innovative British and European menu on Newcastle's vibrant Quayside. The restaurant offers an excellent value 3 course lunch for £19 and set and a la carte menus in the evening as well as Sunday lunch. A 5 and 7 course Tasting menu is also popular. The restaurant is listed in Michelin and Hardens guides thanks to chef Patron is Troy Terrington. Its sister restaurants are the award-winning Blackfriars Restaurant in Newcastle and Hinnies in Whitley Bay.
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