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Quilliam Brothers

Barras Bridge Rd, 1 Eldon Place | Claremont Buildings, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RD, England
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (76 reviews)
“orange cake” (13 reviews)
“rarebit” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barras Bridge Rd, 1 Eldon Place | Claremont Buildings, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Feeling weary after a couple of hours in the Great Northern Museum, I popped in here. Who knew there were so many different types of tea? Served in a proper china teapot, too. The spiced orange scone was scrumptious.

Thank Alofi227
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice. Lovely all round. Great cakes/scones. Nice atmosphere with friendly staff. Highly recommended.

Thank nph32
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went yesterday evening for a quick catch up with a friend. Lovely place. we were seated downstairs and we had a low table with bean bags and cushions to sit which we enjoyed. I had a matcha milk which I was not a fan of,...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this incredible cafe to everyone, have already told so many people about this place and they loved it as much as I did. It has cake for everyone and an amazing ambiance; we treasured our time playing trivial pursuit and relaxing as if...More

Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place offers so many different types of tea, it’s hard to choose. They also have basic coffee and espresso drinks as well as flavored hot chocolate. The baked goods and sharing plates are very good, but this is definitely a place for a snack...More

Thank AMW9219
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I come here a lot, there's a lovely atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing selection of teas. Food is also great, always worth the wait. Saturday morning breakfasts are particularly great.

Thank yeskat1
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I love this place. It's right on Newcastle University's campus. I visited in 2014 and they had the sweetest display of tea cozies. This time around, the cozies were gone but the ambience was still very cozy! My friend and I ordered the cheese &...More

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Visited on a Saturday afternoon, weather was awful with a lot of snow and freezing temperatures. Newcastle was quiet, but this place was still busy and we waited about 10 minutes to be seated. Staff as always very welcoming and friendly. We chose two teas...More

Thank GBJ-Cookies
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Stopped by for an afternoon cup of tea and scones / cakes. Tea was very nice and they had a great selection to choose from. Friend's cake was delicious, my scone very good, but would have been better with clotted cream, rather than just butter...More

Thank briansmith75
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

I often meet a friend here, it's our favourite place in Newcastle! Amazing selection of quality teas, and the cheese scones are the best I've ever tasted! Friendly, cheerful staff and lovely ambience. Highly recommended!!

Thank Liz H
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John E
27 July 2017|
Response from Nigdee | Reviewed this property |
Hi John. Sorry, but I'm not certain if dogs are allowed. However, there is a freewheeling atmosphere, so they may do.
1 May 2017|
Response from Ana N | Reviewed this property |
11 December 2016|
Response from y2keable | Reviewed this property |
Are you being serious? It's illegal!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barras Bridge Rd, 1 Eldon Place | Claremont Buildings, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: 441912614861
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