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25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 610661
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great place. I work away, find it quite hard to find restaurants that serve great unusual food. The Danube not only met, but exceeded our expectations. Great food, at a reasonable cost with awesome service. Highly recommended.

Thank 718Richard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little place, delicious and filling food. Very friendly welcome, really made us feel at home. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Slimon051
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Newark for a day trip from Nottingham, and after a lovely boat trip went searching for lunch. My partner liked the look of this restaurant so we decided to try it! The owner was absolutely lovely, making sure we were comfortable, and ensuring...More

1  Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on a weekday evening for a special meal. As the weather was so warm and sunny we sat in the lovely little courtyard which was a perfect setting. Excellent friendly service, nothing was too much trouble and the food was sublime. The homemade...More

Thank BadgercatUK
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, service was brilliant, the atmosphere was lovely, good menu to choose from. I had the goulash and my partner had the veal schnitzel, both were so tasty and well presented. The goulash could have done with some more dumplings or some bread as...More

1  Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a very enjoyable evening meal with friends at this restaurant. The service was good and the food tasty and not very expensive. I would recommend this place in Newark Would have gone back but they are closed Sunday evening.

Thank Jacky H
Reviewed 28 April 2018

A wonderful gluten free meal with family in this welcoming restaurant. Several GF options served by the exuberantly welcoming helpful staff. You are uickly made to feel like one of the family. There is a lovely atmosphere in which you can so easily relax and...More

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place to eat. A warm welcome taking coats and making sure we're happy with the table. I visited with family including teenagers and an 87 year old and the menu had a great range to suit everyone, light meals, 2 or 3...More

1  Thank Suzie P
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

My sister and I had lovely lunch in the Danube. The owner was amazing she gave us information about the recipes and which countries they came from along the banks of the river Danube. She was attentive without being intrusive. The only problem was which...More

1  Thank northernlass2016
Reviewed 12 April 2018

This restaurant offers excellent food and very good service. I have been there a number of times and have always been very pleased with the offering.

1  Thank RJA961
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England (Formerly The Danube)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 610661
  • E-mail
Delicious home cooked central and south eastern European cuisine using quality, local ingredients wherever possible. We're passionate about offering choice, excellent service and great value. Visit Danube Cafe & Restaurant the next time you're in Newark and enjoy great food and customer service! Take the time to relax in our lounge while admiring the majestic Newark castle!
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