Blackfriars Restaurant

Historic Building in Newcastle upon Tyne

Blackfriars Restaurant
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Blackfriars Restaurant is located in a 13th century former medieval friary located in Newcastle, England. It serves an award-winning seasonal and local menu with some of the best Sunday lunches, Afternoon Teas and fine-dining menus in the city.

The building has Dominican origins dating back to 1239, and a long and turbulent history that included a spell as a hostel for King Henry III and as a former inner-city monastery.

Located next to the main restaurant Blackfriars ornate medieval Banquet Hall that has been meticulously restored is now a venue for corporate events and weddings.

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Visiting Blackfriars Restaurant


Mon – Thus : 12:00 – 14:30, 17:30 – 21:30

Friday 12:00 – 14:30, 14.45 – 17.00 (afternoon tea), 17:00 – 21.30 (dinner)

Saturday 12:00 – 14:30, 14.45 – 17.00 (afternoon tea), 17:00 – 21.30 (dinner)

Sunday 12:00 – 16:00

Address: Friars Street Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne and Wear NE1 5XD United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 261 5945
Duration: 20 minutes

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