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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%
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“quiche” (27 reviews)
“cakes” (36 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
35 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat in the small courtyard to make the most of the sun. just had to try the Lamb Bobotie, normally made with beef the lamb was very good indeed. as always a very good selection of salads to have with it. A short wait...More

Thank richard c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Planned visit to Newark enroute to Woodhall Spa and chose this restaurant for breakfast. First visit and would highly recommend it. Not sure how they can make scrambled egg on toast with bacon and beans so tasty. We sat in a lovely light and airy...More

Thank Jillandtrev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Alright place, nice setting but ordered 1 tea, 1 coffee & a slice of cake & got pocket change out £10. The slender slice of average Cherry Bakewell was an incredible £4.25! It did not contain gold. The coffee was fine, but in an all...More

1  Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 9 June 2018

I really like going to this café, all the food is superb and the staff is lovely and very helpful. Everything is fresh and homemade, my favourite is the lasagna or the skins with great choice of salads. I also like going for a nice...More

Thank flo320
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I would really like to thank Gannetts for hosting a 60th birthday celebration for my friend. You made his day so special. The room was charming. Afternoon tea was delicious. But mostly a big thankyou to all the staff who were so helpful and accommodating....More

Thank Julieareilly
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food fab service 5* well deserved. Would highly recommend to anyone. Will definitely be going again..

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We ate here with friends for breakfast, as my wife had been here before. The is a large selection of breakfast options and cakes. Most of us had scrambled eggs or poached eggs which we all enjoyed. Would certainly recommend this cafe if you are...More

1  Thank sarahanddarren
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I cannot believe that it is over 20 years since I last visited Gannets, having moved out of the area in '95. Time has been kind (with a lot of hard work, I expect) to this 'day cafe' and it surpassed expectations when I made...More

Thank ChocoloverBedford
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Never been to Newark and this place was just up the road, the reviews looked good so have it a go. In there defence it was a very rainy slow miserable Tuesday afternoon and the girl serving didn't seem that enthusiastic, having said that the...More

Thank quorny
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Fantastic food, such a wonderful choice. Ideal for main meals, snacks or coffee and cake. High quality food and pleasant surroundings Thank you....we will definitely return

Thank Daisy-May76
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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