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35 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 702066
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (52 reviews)
“quiche” (27 reviews)
“cakes” (32 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think all has been said about this little gem of a cafe-we stumbled across it by pure luck whilst visiting the town-the food was delicious and the staff really welcoming and friendly-if ever I return to Newark the Gannet will definitely be the place...More

Thank Focus3887ha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met up with friends for lunch, never been to Gannets before,what a find. The people were so friendly and helpful and the atmoshere was great. The food was excellent and plenty of it. We will most certainly go again.

Thank lorrainemanfield_UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We me up with some old friends yesterday for lunch,excellent food and accommodating staff.We all particularly enjoyed the yummy desserts.

Thank barbarasbistro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a friendly place for a good lunch? We had a very tasty spiced pumpkin, leek and parsnip soup with a huge chunk of olive bread - wonderful. You must call in and try it, not just the soup as they had a great...More

Thank Revdigger23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I decided upon a broccoli and tomato quiche and was given a very generous potion it was delicious I also bought a scrumptious piece of cake to take away The staff were friendly and efficient A delightful lunch will definitely go back when visiting Newark

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I go here every few weeks for coffee and cake- the cakes are to die for, especially the carrot cake, but they also do a lot of light lunch things and plenty of veggie friendly and gluten free stuff.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this cafe midweek in the early afternoon for a light snack. My partner chose the sausage muffin and I chose the cheese and chive scone which we decided to share between us. The sausage muffin cost around £3.50. It was small and contained...More

Thank Pudding1linda
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Called in for a late lunch. Greeted with warming tart of the day (smoked salmon and dill) accompanied by stacks of fresh, vibrant salads. Portion size was generous and quality was top notch. The service was friendly and welcoming. Gorgeously decorated cafe. Very cosy and...More

Thank emilylucas121
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The service is fantastic, the food is the best ever, drinks are outstanding:) atmosphere is beautiful, cool, Art Deco decoration, stunning flower display:) real home cooked food just exquisite ! I had the window view just perfect ! Very fast service :) excellent value :)

Thank elkingtoncaroline
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visited when the Tour of Britain went past just managed to get a table. Possibly the best flat white coffee I'd ever had.

Thank DocRog48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 702066
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