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Cafe Bistro Buee - CLOSED

1-3 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, England
+44 191 231 4080
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
1 Jan 2012
“Now closed - a sad thing”
11 Sep 2011
“An establishment with much to learn about how to build customer loyalty.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
1-3 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, England
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 1 January 2012

Cafe Buee is now closed - despite all the good reviews (including one from me). Sadly, I think I must agree with those who thought the service and surroundings were not up to the excellence of the food. Once the lady of the establishment left...More

2  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 11 September 2011

My partner and I went in to this cafe on a sunday afternoon and bought tea, coffee and cake. A little while later we were joined by our 18 year old son who, as it happens, had been at a cello music lesson upstairs in...More

4  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Amazing food from a great chef, clearly trained at a very high standard. Had a very nice evening here with my girlfriend, and we will most definitely be returning. The staff were welcoming and friendly, and the food arrived promptly. A well thought out selection...More

1  Thank MichaelJ0seph
Reviewed 23 August 2011

I had given up expecting very good food in Newcastle. Yes, there are some great little hang-outs with reasonable food, but none I would go to specifically for the dishes. Except Buee. The excellent French chef cooks with love and attention, and I was pleasantly...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 August 2011

I had been a little intrigued by Café Bistro Buee as (until the scathing review below) it was very highly ranked on trip advisor but despite being a local who enjoys eating out it had passed me by. My girlfriend and I decided we’d give...More

3  Thank geordieboy034
Reviewed 18 July 2011

What a letdown! After reading rave reviews about Cafe Buee we looked forward to a French bistro lunch during a week-end trip to Newcastle. On arrival at noon we were greeted with reluctant indifference by the staff. The entrance & ground floor were reminiscent of...More

Thank copy62
Reviewed 4 July 2011

My brother in law and his wife who were visiting wanted to go out for a meal so after looking on trip adviser we went to cafe bistro buee at the side,when we got there I wondered if we had done the right thing because...More

3  Thank geordiemagpie
Reviewed 11 May 2011

I visited Cafe Buee with my girlfriend a week or so ago and was very impressed with the food. We had the full three courses and thought that everything was outstanding, particularly the roast lamb main which was (without exaggeration!) the best I'd ever tasted!...More

2  Thank dgreaves123
Reviewed 13 April 2011

In times like these, everyone loves a bargain - and I think this is the best value restaurant on the quayside! Serving no-nonsense French bistro classics (think Steak Frites, Coq au Vin, simply grilled fish) in a warm and pleasant grade II listed building, Chef...More

4  Thank The3Dean
Reviewed 22 February 2011

Not knowing Newcastle at all well, happenend upon Cafe Bistro Buee! We were hoping to avoid the 'Italian' chain restaurant and found an absolute gem! Great looking place. Lovely atmosphere. Very friendly. Families and all manner of folk enjoying an afternon break, whether it be...More

2  Thank foxy06
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Cuisine
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 231 4080
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