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House of Tides

28-30 The Close | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3RF, England
+44 191 230 3720
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (268 reviews)
“oysters” (142 reviews)
“mackerel” (52 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
28-30 The Close | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3RF, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Such a disappointment !Food in such minute portions you couldn't even discuss the merits of the ingredients.Staff pompous and fake and far too many that it was overwhelming.The snacks were a joke and not a relaxing start to the evening.The wine was good and fairly...More

Thank kimhetherington86
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unexpected business trip to Newcastle so emailed them to see if they could find a table for one & they were very obliging. Not only did they find me a table but substituted the banana dessert for a mango one (they ask about allergies &...More

1  Thank spanysim
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The quality of the food is good, but it does not exceed what should be expected of a Michelin star restaurant. The portions are ridiculously small and don’t bother with the paired wine menu, they’ll short change you on that too!!! You are better off...More

Thank Priory-1892
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited House of Tides last night and were pleasantly surprised, after having read some of the negative reviews. We were welcomed by friendly staff then sat in the bar area and chose our wine. We had our snacks, which were delicious. We were taken...More

1  Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good food and very inventive menu. If you want to try something you never would have considered then try here! Expensive and very special but not sure if it was quite worth the charges. Table of 3 had a 13 percent service charge added which...More

Thank Lorna M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been wanting to go to this restaurant for months but I had difficulty convincing my girlfriend as she initially thought it was just a fish menu. However, she finally agreed to go to dinner and what an experience it was! We had about so...More

1  Thank Ola K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my partner for a birthday treat and it is something that we will not forget. Of course the food is fantastic, but the building, the staff (Laura was outstanding) the phone call on the day to confirm that there were no further dietary requirements,...More

1  Thank UKChris19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know where to start with this place, it really is something else. We decided to treat ourselves, wanting to try something really special, and House of Tides was above and beyond our expectations. We visited in September 2016 and we still talk about...More

Thank Sophie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so this was probably one of the best nights my fiancé and I have had... from the amazing staff (Matt, Adam and Cassie... you guys and mega!) to the amazing food . Adam instantly put us at ease in the waiting room and was...More

Thank northerngirl23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing meal THE BEST location attentive service backed up by knowledgable staff. Rather expensive but for the standard can’t complain to much. Will be back but not for a while. Builds the anticipation though?

1  Thank Tom A
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Lizzie B
6 December 2017|
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Response from Roger B | Reviewed this property |
Just did the tasting menu on our visit but were very flexible as we don't eat meat. Outstanding food by the way.
Sharon R
28 July 2017|
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Response from Bam12365 | Reviewed this property |
It's not open on a Monday sadly
Yvonne O
7 March 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$83 - US$121
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-30 The Close | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 230 3720
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Established in February 2014 by Kenny & Abbie Atkinson. House of Tides is a family run restaurant set within the beautifully restored Grade 1 listed 16th Century former merchant’s town house on the historical Newcastle Quayside. House of Tides is Newcastle’s only 1 star Michelin & 4 AA Rosette awarded restaurant. A casual, informal fine dining restaurant with an emphasis on natural, seasonal & sustainable food, showcased over a multi-course tasting menu, which changes as the seasons evolve
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