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British Bistro

Route

9.3/10
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35 side, NE1 3JE Newcastle upon TyneSee map

Average price £20

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MICHELIN Guide selection

  • Bib Gourmand: good quality, good value cooking

MICHELIN Guide's Point Of View

This simple bistro sits on a steep city centre street that once formed the route from the castle to the quayside. It has a concrete floor, a breeze ...

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Restaurant menu

  • Average price £20
Cod + Hake fish cakes - Spìnach - Ailoil
Lamb fat Roast Kidneys - Buttery Mash - Grilled Bacon

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Reviews

9.3/10
Excellent169 reviews
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Food

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  • Steve A.
    Steve A.

    May 21, 20221 review

    10/10

    My first time at route family lunch,food, service and friendly staff were excellent. Food was served in tapas style,so gave everyone a chance to taste all dishes. Overall a very relaxing lunch.

  • Linda S.
    Linda S.

    May 20, 20221 review

    10/10

    Gorgeous food and great friendly service - dishes were unusual and brought out when ready and shared tapas style - quite expensive at £150 for 2 but really enjoyed the evening

  • Aida V.
    Aida V.

    May 12, 20222 reviews

    9.5/10
  • Philip w.
    Philip w.

    May 11, 20221 review

    10/10

    Food was delicious, staff very welcoming and friendly. Five stars from us.

  • Laura D.
    Laura D.

    May 4, 20221 review

    9/10

    Erg lekker en eerlijk eten, leuke kaart. Goed bereidt. Vriendelijke bediening. Vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv

  • Andrew M.

    April 23, 20222 reviews

    10/10

    As always we had amazing food . My lamb was cooked perfectly and dessert to die for . The service was fantastic ! My husband & I feel like we’re in a cool little restaurant in Amsterdam .

  • Sarah l.

    April 21, 20221 review

    9.5/10

    Fabulous food and great service.

  • Tony M.

    April 16, 20224 reviews

    9/10
  • Maxine L.

    March 11, 20222 reviews

    9.5/10
  • Christine B.

    March 5, 20221 review

    10/10

    Fabulous food -we decided to ask the chef to choose his best dishes for us and we loved them all .The best food we have had in years Couldn’t fault it as it was all extremely delicious xx

  • Helen p.

    February 4, 20222 reviews

    10/10
  • Wendy T.

    January 21, 20221 review

    9.5/10
  • Daniel G.

    January 21, 20223 reviews

    9.5/10
  • Neil S.

    December 31, 20211 review

    10/10

    Excluding service and amazing food

  • Harry H.

    November 27, 20211 review

    9/10

    Our favourite Newcastle restaurant. Been going since it opened. Covid precautions have understandably made the service slightly less personal than before

  • Donna G.

    November 26, 20211 review

    10/10

    I loved this place. Loads of small plates with flavours that worked incredibly well. Great service, natural wine and a relaxed comfortable atmosphere. What’s not to love?

  • Ann G.
    Ann G.

    November 20, 20212 reviews

    10/10
  • Frances W.

    November 12, 20211 review

    8/10
  • Charlie G.

    October 30, 20211 review

    10/10
  • Jill L.

    October 30, 20211 review

    10/10

    Absolutely amazing food, so delicious and well presented. Visited with a friend, we shared 5 plates and all were superb. Can’t wait to come back!

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