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Dobson and Parnell

21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG, England
+44 191 221 0904
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (29 reviews)
“tasting menu” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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Food
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Value
LOCATION
21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG, England
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1 - 10 of 379 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited to celebrate our wedding anniversary and were not disappointed. Although service got off to a slow start with no drinks order taken on arrival they soon made up for this with attentive and helpful service. The staff were not only helpful but also knowledgeable...More

Thank JCT1962
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

For the price, the food is exquisite! A real treat to the eyes and taste buds. I highly recommend a visit if you are into fine dining and trying something new. The cocktails are also very well designed and taste amazing.

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I spent our 10th Wedding Anniversary in Newcastle and looked for somewhere special to have dinner. Dobson and Parnell did not disappoint. We chose the 5 course taster menu along with accompanying wines. The food was superb, the wine was excellent but...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Warm and welcoming restaurant close to the Quay Side in NCL city centre. The service is great and their porkcheeks are delicious, Dobson & Parnell a must when visiting NCL.

Thank Andreas H
Reviewed 1 week ago

An attractive restaurant, plus the staff couldn't be more helpful, can't be faulted as their training is impeccable. Friendly polite smiling, everything that adds to a good visit. as we were a very large booking with food pre-ordered and guests seated randomly, it is natural...More

Thank Crystal94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t begin to thank all the Staff at Dobson Parnell for making a wonderful evening for my husband and I and our two guests .We arrived much later than expected as we were more than 25 mins later than expected after being at the...More

Thank alibeegp
RachelT3338, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi alibeegp, Many thanks for your review of Dobson & Parnell; we are delighted you had an enjoyable meal experience with us. We hugely appreciate your kind words, all of your feedback will be shared amongst the team for full recognition. We will look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our party had previously eaten at the restaurant and so set our expectations high for the evening. The room has tiling on the walls and lots of hanging lampshades with bright filament bulbs but nothing unusual and certainly no wow factor.. We were...More

Thank CambridgeJo
RachelT3338, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi CambridgeJo, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your recent visit to Dobson & Parnell. I am extremely disappointed that on this occasion we failed to deliver and your recent experience fell below your expectations. This is certainly not in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a 'special' night out for us. It was a wonderful experience from start to finish. We opted for the Taster Menu and Flight of Wines. The food was exquisite and the wines perfectly matched. The pace of delivery was spot on with exactly...More

Thank MartinW2101
RachelT3338, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi MartinW2101, Many thanks for your review of Dobson & Parnell; we are delighted you had an enjoyable meal experience with us. All of your feedback will be shared amongst the team for full recognition, with those mentioned in particular. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit but certainly will not be the last. Great atmosphere with a nice friendly buzz. Waiters were very good and knowledgeable and they were happy to help. Food was exceptional and we all enjoyed our food. Just sorry we haven’t been...More

Thank Vony18
RachelT3338, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Vony18, Thank you for dining at Dobson & Parnell. Your comments and feedback are greatly appreciated. We will look forward to welcoming you back to Dobson & Parnell soon. Kind Regards, Rachel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best food I have eaten! Keep up the good work. Superb Sunday roast and the sorbet and ice cream is just to die for!

Thank Reliablefoodie
RachelT3338, Reservationist at Dobson and Parnell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Reliablefoodie, Thank you for a lovely review of Dobson & Parnell. We are so glad that you enjoyed your Sunday lunch with us. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Rachel

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emzz5
13 February 2018|
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Response from SilviaO1102 | Reviewed this property |
Its about a 10-15 minute walk...from The Sage over the bridge and up a small street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$78
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 221 0904
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Description
Dobson & Parnell offers casual fine dining on Newcastle's vibrant quayside. The restaurant offers an excellent value lunch with a range of sharing plates and snacks as well as set and a la carte menus in the evening and Sunday roasts on Sundays. A 5 and 7 course Tasting Menu is also popular. The restaurant is listed in Michelin and Hardens guides thanks to chef Patron is Troy Terrington. Its sister restaurants are the award-winning Blackfriars Restaurant in Newcastle and Hinnies in Whitley Bay.
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