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Retaurants – Whitley Bay, Tynemouth, North Shields & Newcastle

The Shikara – Indian restaurant 

Within a 5 minute walk The Shikara is modern, bright and spacious but with enough cosy corners to escape into, Shikara offers a contemporary take on traditional Indian cuisine in a restaurant that offers not only depth of character, but also depth of flavour.

Hinnies

Geordie-influenced classic dishes made freshly from scratch using local and seasonal produce to give a real taste of our beloved North East. From lemon & mint risotto, north sea fish & chips to 7oz rump steak, we’re sure you’ll find something you’ll enjoy – all within a 5 minute walk.

Long Sands Fish Kitchen

Based in the beautiful village of Tynemouth which is a 5 minute drive away, the fully licensed Long Sands Fish Kitchen is an award winning restaurant and take-away. With a menu featuring  Shetland mussels, shucked oysters, grilled lobster, grilled seabass noodle salad, spicy shrimp burger to our old favourite – cod & chips . All served from 11.30am to 8pm weekdays and ’til 8.30pm Friday & Saturday.

Riley’s Fish Shack

Fabulously fresh fish, locally caught. Riley’s Fish Shack sits on the stunning King Edwards Bay in Tynemouth, perched beneath Priory Castle and overlooking the glorious Tynemouth coast. From monkfish and kipper wraps to lobster & surf & turf or even just a hot chocolate, it really is a jewel in the crown.

Ora Tynemouth

The Ora wine bar & restaurant is in the charming village of Tynemouth which is 5 minutes by car. With a menu bursting with something for everyone from tapas, paella, lamb cutlets, fillet steak to seafood salad.

Buddha Lounge

Asian fusion & tapas bar – serves delicious dim sum, sushi, tapas and Asian cuisine, only a 2 minute walk from Tynemouth metro station or 5 minutes by car.

Gulshan Indian

Traditional yet modern at the same time, the Gulshan Indian Kitchen, Grill & Cocktail Bar feautures dishes of Indian & Bangladesh cuisine. Based in the picturesque village of Tynemouth, which is only a 2 minute walk from Tynemouth metro station or 5 minutes by car.

The Staith House

Multi award winning Staith House is a must to visit, with only the best, fresh produce served every day. With an array of wonderful delights on it’s menu from aged sirloin, corn fed guinea fowl breast, pan roasted monkfish to mackrel pate’ and Staithy fish & chips – this is one you simply can’t miss! Just 10 minutes by car along North Shields fish quay.

Jamie Oliver – Italian

Located opposite Grey’s Monument in Newcastle, Jamie’s takes only 25 minutes by metro or 30 mins by car. Serving pasta and pizza galore!

Marco Pierre White

Marco Pierre White steak house, bar & grill serves locally sourced produce and features a range of regionally inspired daily specials. The restaurant also has a semi-private dining area for special occasions. Based in Fenkle Street, Newcastle – your journey will take only 25 minutes by metro or 30 mins.

House of Tides

This Michelin star restaurant serves only the best, top quality ingredients and is worth a visit if you would like something special. Based in The Close, Newcastle your journey will take 25 minutes by metro or 30 mins by car.

Cafés

The Rendevous Café

The Rendezvous Cafe — an Ice Cream Palace of sweet and tasty treats along the pink-and-yellow battenberg Promenade. Relax in one of Whitley Bay’s real treasures, serving up coffees and teas, mouth-watering ice cream and breathtaking views to lovers of the fresh air since way back in the 1930s. Proudly run by the same family for almost 6 decades, this seaside wonder maintains its true aura of happy days gone by. The perfect setting for many a rendezvous — whatever the weather’s up to out there! Only 15 minutes walk along the sea front or 5 mins by car.

Mister Woods

With breathtaking views of Priory Castle in Tynemouth, Mister Woods is a must to visit. Featuring a mouth watering menu of clotted cream scones, ice cream sundaes to soup of the day, you won’t want to leave! Only a 2 minute walk from Tynemouth metro station or 5 minutes by car.

Dil & The Bear – Café

An enchanting little coffee shop in the heart of Tynemouth Village. Lovely fresh cakes and coffee. Within a 2 minute walk from Tynemouth metro station or 5 minutes by car.

The View

Standing prominently at the North end of the beach on Tynemouth Longsands, with amazing views of the beach towards Cullercoats and Tynemouth Priory/Castle and Tynemouth North Pier.  Featuring an extensive menu, which will cater for everyone from breakfast time through to evening meals. 5 minutes by car or a lovely 20 minute walk along the sea front to Tynemouth.

Crusoe’s

A unique venue with panoramic views across the Blue Flag, award winning, Tynemouth Longsands Beach. A wonderfully spacious coffee bar with lots of freshly baked delights. Only 5 minutes by car or a lovely 20 minute walk along the sea front towards Tynemouth

Allards Lounge

Allard’s Lounge – wine bar & café, sat in the heart of bustling Tynemouth Village with a vast menu on offer from full English breakfast, eggy bread & crumpets to seafood tapas and fish fingers with tartare sauce. Within a 2 minute walk from Tynemouth metro station or 5 minutes by car.

Deli

The Deli Around The Corner

With over 1500 delicious products, all carefully selected for their quality and provenance. The deli combines their own homemade specialties with goodies made by the region’s finest brands. Also serving a delicious hot & cold lunch menu which includes sandwiches, salads, pastries and soups. Within a 2 minute walk from Tynemouth metro station or 5 minutes by car.