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The Northumbrian Piper

) #299 of 1,013 Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Fawdon House 1 Fawdon Close | Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2AH, England
+44 191 285 6793
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“brie” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Fawdon House 1 Fawdon Close | Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2AH, England
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

After less than 12 months the pub chain who bought it pulled out, it closed for almost a week and it reopened after the purchase by a local bar owner. Through transition the menu reduces, the wifi is off, and it's cash only but there...More

Thank sleep007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a meal and drinks here. I realise this is a dog friendly pub, and I don't have a problem with that. But one dog owner standing at the bar allowed his dog to bark constantly Without attempting any control to quietening it. Really off...More

Thank terryP123186478
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used the function room upstairs for a retirement party. The setting is beautiful, easy to get to venue. Inside is very dated although the manager explained that a renovation is due. We paid £100 for a buffet but feel that we did not get...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

popped into the piper on Mothers Day with my family and I must say the staff are very friendly and we all loved the food, so we decided to pop in on Fathers Day and I must say that it's improved 100% since last time...More

2  Thank Kev3414
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Arrived at the Northumberland Piper during my lunch break along with my work colleague only to be greeted by a bunch of youths sitting inside the pub making sexual remarks towards us on our entrance. We ignored them but felt intimidated by their presence.To cap...More

5  Thank DianelindaBSc
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Came here for Fathers day, it's a hidden gem, great food and lovely, friendly staff, would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Paula W
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Great friendly staff, dog friendly too. Play area for children. Food very nice. So pleased to have this on my doorstep.

1  Thank Max818
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Visited this place a few times and never disappointed. Great home made british food, great choice of ales, nice beer garden which has a bouncy castle on for the kids.

1  Thank jmcg22
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Having checked the website prior to visiting on Sunday 6th May and seen there stated that Sunday meals were available 12-7pm, we arrived at 6.25pm to be told they'd stopped serving food at 5:30pm. Disappointed I mentioned that the website said they served food till...More

3  Thank MC-Northumberland
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Was here on easter sunday and had a fantastic day! Had the beef dinner which was lovely restaurant was busy but everything ran smoothly and dinner all came out together. Cheese board afterwards was delicious and the cheesecake also looked lovely! Later on in afternoon...More

1  Thank caligirl8784
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Questions & Answers
23 June 2015|
Response from JohnnyGandLynne | Property representative |
Yes we have many birthday party's and other events from private dinners to discos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 28
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fawdon House 1 Fawdon Close | Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 285 6793
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Hidden away, it has for decades, remained one of Gosforth's best kept secrets, serving as a welcoming watering hole for residents of the town's Red House Farm Estate, Great Park and the surrounding areas. But now the word is officially out and discerning diners from across the region are descending upon and discovering the culinary treasures of this stunning, hidden gem.
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