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25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 610661
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Eastern European, Central European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is an absolute joy. I must have eaten here on around a dozen occasions over the last two or three years and never been disappointed. Crisp white tablecloths, a calm unhurried atmosphere and attentive friendly staff ensure it is always a very nice...More

2  Thank 89paul89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to Danube's a few times now as the service is always so warm and friendly. It's our 'go to' restaurant in Newark for lunch if we are in town or having family over for the weekend. The menu is Eastern European - goulash,...More

1  Thank Helena P
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Having never been to Newark before we didn’t know where was good to eat. Stumbled across this restaurant and took a chance. So glad we did because the food and service were excellent. Thoroughly recommend the garlic mushrooms, chicken stew and the steak. The Black...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Really looked forward to our 3 course meal starters were nice and tasty but 3mm thick tenderised veal shouldn't be tough or cold tried it left it and didn't complain because the host was very good at his job gatteau was ok but a bit...More

1  Thank enrawogf
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The service from the host was excellent throughout the visit. We were a party of three, with two meals covered by a Voucher, and the options available to us were explained clearly. Each course was served promptly, and the quality of the food was superb...More

1  Thank richtex2017
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is our 52nd Wedding Anniversary. We decided to celebrate locally. We have been to most restaurants in Newark. We decided to try The Danube restaurant. We sat in the romantic 'window seat'. The Service was superb, even though it was a Saturday night. The...More

1  Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

After a tiring morning house hunting, decided we had best get something to eat. There the problem starts it is surprising how few places will serve food after 2.00pm. Found the Danube excellent! last order for food 3.30pm. Very friendly and helpful staff excellent food...More

1  Thank Robin T
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I can't praise this place enough We have been welcomed by a lovely host service was incredible and the food was better then we expected We will definitely be coming back

1  Thank Alex K
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

What a lovely host with a warm welcome on a wet and cold Wednesday evening! Superb food and service all the way through. The fennel soup and goulash was superb. Thank you and we will be back!

1  Thank CherylDuncan
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Once again we treated ourselves to lunch at the Danube. First time sat outside in the sunshine. Attentive, friendly service. Excellent food for a very reasonable price. We will be back!

1  Thank Ian P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England (Formerly The Danube)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 610661
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Delicious home cooked central and south eastern European cuisine using quality, local ingredients wherever possible. We're passionate about offering choice, excellent service and great value. Visit Danube Cafe & Restaurant the next time you're in Newark and enjoy great food and customer service! Take the time to relax in our lounge while admiring the majestic Newark castle!
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