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Bistro 23

23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 1665 830393
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've visited Bistro 23 on a previous visit. Alnmouth can be beautifully sunny and hot, and sometimes you can have too much of a good thing, at which point it's nice to sit in Bistro 23 and catch up with yourself

Thank Hugo M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family ate there for lunch one day and it was excellent lots of lovely things on the menu. There were steps into the cafe but there was no problem getting the buggy in and the service was excellent - all tastes catered for. Lots...More

Thank cuddles1108
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bistro 23 is a tearoom situated on the main street in the beautiful village of Alnmouth. Twice a week it becomes a restaurant in the evening - booking is essential. There is a friendly buzz about the place in the evening and the owners/staff are...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is great! Whether it is a Craster kipper for breakfast or an evening meal the service and food quality is first rate. We have been here several times and have never been disappointed. The staff are friendly and accommodating and the atmosphere is...More

Thank gandesainsbury
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was a return visit to Bistro 23. Having eaten there last year we booked in twice during our week long stay in the village and weren't disappointed. The dishes are freshly prepared to order and because of this you may have to wait longer...More

Thank Voxpopbob
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Bistro 23 last night as a family of 4 adults and one 15 week old baby. Booking is a must as the restaurant was fully booked and I can definitely see why! Operating as a lovely cafe during the day it is transformed...More

Thank The_Davidson_Diners
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had a fabulous meal here and can't wait to return. Wonderful service, wonderful food, all in all fantastic. Hoping to return to Alnmouth and Bistro 23 with friends and family for our 30th wedding anniversary in October. Thank you for a lovely evening.

Thank davidjbeddoe
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal with friends. We have been for dinner many times and it gets better and better. The service, choice and quality of food is super and the wines are always served at the correct temperature ! Keep up these high standards....More

Thank crumbandcrust
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Bistro 23 has a great ambience. Although it only opens for dinner two days per week (currently) we felt looked after and unrushed. The service was personal and the food good - ideal!

Thank Mike553
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We met friends and had a fabulous evening! Such great food, amazing service and a lovely setting! What more could you ask for! Would strongly recommend the Smoked Haddock Starter- amazing! Then monkfish WOW! Want to go again! Fantastic service. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend! You...More

Thank GoSuziQ
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you tell me the daytime opening hours as we went today and were closed. Also tried to phone but unobtainable. Have they closed down ?
19 April 2016|
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Response from AGR1967 | Property representative |
I am sorry that we were closed when you called . As a tearoom we open every day except Tuesday's ( every day during school holidays) weekdays 11-4.30 & weekends 10.30-4. We are open in the Bistro Wednesday's & Saturday's 7pm... More
Hi, we are visiting Almouth over new year, are you open for dinner on New Year's Eve ? And do you have a table for two people. Thank you. Kate Lightfoot
14 October 2015|
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Response from AGR1967 | Property representative |
Hi Kate.Thank you for your enquiry- I am sorry but we aren't open on New Year's Eve .We will be open on Wednesday & Saturdays either side of Christmas & new year.I hope you enjoy your new year in Alnmouth. Regards Anna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Alnmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 830393
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We serve breakfast,morning coffees & cake,light lunches,afternoon tea in the Tea room and on some evenings bistro meals.Please ring for opening hours as it depends on time of year.
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