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Newcastle Airport Way | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newcastle International Airport, Newcastle upon Tyne NE130BZ, England
+44 1661 867020
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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Italian restaurant inside the Hilton Hotel. Food is ok, bit pricey but well prepared good service. Only problem for me is that you are eating in a hotel environment and it lacks a bit of atmosphere. If that doesn't bother you, you won't be disappointed. If it does there are options nearby in Ponteland.

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Scotland, UK
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here as a family of four prior to a flight from the airport. The service was excellent, very attentive. All of the food was also excellent - very fresh and tasty. Indeed, the broccoli & blue cheese pasta was probably the best I have tasted! We've eaten here before and it was good, but we were very impressed... More 

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Thank CatReidScotland_UK
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Fratello's today for a Mother's Day special lunch. The food and service was fantastic! The food came extremely quickly and our server was really friendly and couldn't have been more helpful! Would highly recommend this place! Wonderful decor and atmosphere too and child friendly!

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Thank SM154
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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425 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Usually my experience has been airport hotels don't serve good tasting food, this hotel is a pleasant exception. Italian based dishes with a good choice of pizza and pasta with a few seafood and meat dishes. All was cooked well and looked very presentable. Bar was very good and I am told the non alcoholic apple slushy was excellent. I... More 

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uk
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136 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Online menu does not match the in house menu Ordered a specific dietary meal, server communicated strictly, chef just ignored instructions.....seriously not good if you have real food allergies. . However, once the food was remade it was delicious!! such a shame it was clouded by the inability to get it right first time I think the chef likes oil,... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Just sat here after a lovely meal before flying out of Newcastle Airport in the morning. Huge portions Shared a platter and really it was enough for 4 ! Then two amazing pasta dishes one with clams one with prawns. Next time no starters! My one small criticism is the waiter had to be asked about the food rather than... More 

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Thank mattjak
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

It was a Monday night so fairly quiet in terms of atmosphere. The menu was large and varied and there were plenty of options other than pasta/pizza, neither of which I'm a great fan of. The waitress was really friendly and helpful and took our orders fairly swiftly, but we had to wait a long time (30-40mins) for our main... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Wouldn't come here if I wasn't staying in the hotel. Wouldn't stay in the hotel if Fratello's wasn't here. So win/win. My 3rd visit this year and standards for both hotel and restaurant are good. Having been trolled this weekend by a chef/patron of a new Jesmond restaurant who asked me to put a no bullet in my head because... More 

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Thank Michael024
Ringwood, England, United Kingdom
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255 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Good food, great staff not much more to say really, if your staying at the Hilton then eat here don't go elsewhere.

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Maryport, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

With bad weather and a early morning start we took the easy option to eat in the hotels restaurant it was excellent, a sharing platter to start ,a rissoto and a pasta all of fresh high quality a delicious bottle of red house wine in all very inexpensive

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 45
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newcastle Airport Way | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newcastle International Airport, Newcastle upon Tyne NE130BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 1661 867020
Description
Fratello's Italian restaurants are located at Jesmond, Newcastle Airport & Scotch Corner J1/A66 near Richmond. We serve freshly prepared authentic Italian cuisine with a modern twist. The Newcastle Airport restaurant is bright, modern design and extremely popular with business travellers, locals and holiday makers alike.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?