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NUMBER9 is a fully licensed Restaurant/Bistro located in the heart of Darras Hall...Serving high quality dishes. In addition chefs strive to locally source the finest produce. NUMBER9 also produce Vegetarian and Vegan dishes of the highest quality.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This venue is among a small shopping precinct in Ponteland and it's not a sensational looking venue, but inside is a different matter.My wife and I opted for the £24 95 offer of 4 tapas and a glass of wine...good value. It was. I had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank John A
MelWright0712, Owner at Number9, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi John, Thanks for the honest review. Its a real shame that you felt that our venue lacks a little visual punch as one of our biggest expenses in the refurb was the unique windows and frontage. Having said that, it is all about the...More

Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

I visited cafe ‘Number 9’, as a quick stop off for a drink and a sandwich. I was pleasantly surprised when Alex, opened the door for me and my family, which was a friendly touch. Alex took orders quickly and brought the ordered food and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RachaelStorey
MelWright0712, Owner at Number9, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rachael, Thanks for the kind words. we have passed your remarks on to Alex, who is, to be fair, great with doors ! ;-) Regards Number9

Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Whilst my daughter had her first day at the local nursery (also amazing by the way!) I went to the bistro for a coffee to do some Paperwork. It was my second visit here and again I was warmly greeted and felt very welcomed. Whilst...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sinead D
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Went with family to try tapas menu looked at menu online,saw gambas Pil Pil,have eaten this in southern Spain tapas bars,seems no one can copy these,although nice taste,still can’t find the exact taste,had number of dishes,mostly good,service a little slow but it was busy,this was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank denboy2
MelWright0712, Owner at Number9, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Denboy2 Thanks for the review and sorry for the delayed reply. We have refined some dishes over recent months and are looking to update the menu soon with some great additions. Hope you have tried Sunday lunch and enjoyed that as much. regards Number9

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We heard of this place through word of mouth. Said it was good. So Hay hoe here we go. And what a little gem this is. Went on a Saturday night around 7. We booked about 3 hours before. Got to say the staff, 2...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tom S
MelWright0712, Owner at Number9, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tom, Thanks for the great review. As a small business it's so important to get feedback and certainly the comments about the Tapas and staff are so encouraging. Thanks again and sorry for the delayed reply, Regards Number9

Reviewed 17 October 2018

Took my grandson to lunch after Saturday morning football, still wearing his number 7 shirt, somehow appropriate I thought. Grandson asked for his favourite bangers and mash, which wasn't on the menu but that was no problem. It came creatively presented to look like a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Andrew_M460
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Went in for my lunch with my 10 month old baby girl I had a burger which was lovely and a cappuccino to wash it down with. I will be returning for my Sunday lunch soon. Fantastic value for money and well worth a visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank debbage35
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Feel guilty saying but we only tried number9 Thursday 30 th August for the first time for a quick lunch, owner waitress was superb and made us so welcome, whilst only a snack i would highly recommend so much so we returned Saturday evening and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dobson1957
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The staff in here are very friendly. The cakes are lovely. The food does not arrive quickly, but it is obviously homemade. A nice stop off for lunch

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 215alisonb
MelWright0712, Owner at Number9, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Alison, Always happy to hear positive reviews so thanks for that. Our new menu launches soon so lets hope we can tempt you back one evening :-)

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Been for my breakfast 4 times now,, great coffee and a fab full English , can’t go wrong for a Tenna,,, not tried anything else so couldn’t comment.

Date of visit: August 2018
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