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El Coto

21 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4PF, England
+44 191 261 0555
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (176 reviews)
“paella” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4PF, England
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1 - 10 of 487 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nothing stood out about this place, everything was average, probably overpriced for what it is, just go elsewhere.

Thank TurnerAd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four years since last visit, great to find they still nail a good tapas and friendly service. The place was busy but the team were on the ball, and the food was excellent. Nice to be back and hope to return sooner next time :)....More

2  Thank LeonXC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for my partners birthday after seeing the great reviews. The place is lovely, a lot of care has been put into the decoration and it does feel authentic. Sadly the food was a big let down, everything was dry and tasteless like it...More

Thank GreenLady121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been quite a few years since I visited this restaurant and was not disappointed. Food is excellent as ever, buzzing and popular place. Went on a Saturday evening so can can quite noisy. Friendly and efficient Spanish speaking staff. Plenty choice on menu. Decided on...More

1  Thank Angela M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite buzzy tapas place - food is good. Nothing bad , nothing terribly special either . Service good, prices fair

Thank robw48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Catch up with family, I had never heard of this Resturant before only the family were visiting from down South and liked Spanish Food. A little apprehensive we all met there.I was really impressed with El Cato the staff are very friendly and the selection...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a Saturday evening with friends, 2 couples in total. Excellent service and a good variety of dishes on the menu. My first visit and I was very impressed with the food quality and the service. Will definatley be back.

1  Thank IainandKim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited several times and it never lets you down. Cracking food, service and just a lovely place to sit and eat. For me the best restaurant in Newcastle!

1  Thank macaloon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited several times and I love it here - the food is always great with a fantastic selection of tapas!

1  Thank gordonmpearce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Glad I read the reviews about walking through the quiet bar area to the restaurant at the back, because what a great find! Service, food and wine all lovely, kids loved it too, good range of dishes in the set menus, we all left happy...More

1  Thank VictoriaSponge2
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 0555
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Authentic Spanish Tapas restaurant serving fresh home cooked food in rustic surroundings. We also have a front bar and outside terrace for the warmer months.
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