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Popolo - CLOSED

Pilgrim St | Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AJ, England
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
15 Jul 2015
“Cocktail Making”
21 Mar 2014
“Wonderful... Shame it's gone”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, British
Pilgrim St | Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AJ, England
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

Went on a hen party to Newcastle, went to Popolo for the cocktail making. The barman Patrick was amazing. The whole experience was made perfect from this guy. Had a real good laugh!!!

Thank bethanylouise55
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

A favourite for many years Popolo had a lively atmosphere and some wonderful drinks. It's gone in these hard times - a great shame as it was one of Newcastle's finest bars. Good service, lovely drinks and fond memories.

Thank AnonymousAxl
Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Visiting Newcastle from Canada for a few days we took the weight off our weary feet a breezey Dec in between Xmas & NY around 3pm for an hours break away from sales shopping. We loved the atmosphere , diverse range of spirits available ,...More

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Brilliant place to visit for an early dinner. The food is fantastic and the drinks are better! Wide selection of different cocktails, beers etc. Staff are very friendly and helpful. One of the few places in Newcastle where they know exactly what the cocktails are....More

Thank Freddie W
Reviewed 3 February 2014

We went as a couple and had a great experience here at Popolo's for Newcastle restaurant week. It is stylish, relaxed and the service was excellent. Our food was delicious and very filling (fresh calamari, rich chicken livers, steak, pancetta-wrapped chicken, hand-cut chips). It arrived...More

Thank Madmad333
Reviewed 29 January 2014

3rd visit - cocktails as fabulous as ever (particularly the margharitas!) Great atmosphere & great staff!

Thank Caroline891
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Visited on a wet Tuesday lunch time for the Newcastle restaurant week. Lovely menu for £10 deep fried squid in semolina batter , came with rings and whole baby squid. This was as delicious , next our main course of rump and hand cooked chips...More

Thank bettyboopaloo4
Reviewed 14 December 2013

Wanting a change from the usual bars in Grey Street, we went to Popolo for a change and happened on a great live music night in a "barn". Themed for Thanksgiving it was great. Staff were great and the place buzzing - a definite return...More

Thank 49ersSteve
Reviewed 1 December 2013

The food is gorgeous, portions are generous and the prices are great! Starters are about £3.95 which decent sized portions, all ingredients are fresh and very tasty! The cocktails are also a lot of fun, would recommend this place!

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Delightful cocktails served beautifully. This isn't normally the type of bar or drinks that my friends and I are used to but the bar staff made us feel so welcome. One friend had a cocktail made to her specification and another had a brand new...More

Thank Jan9601
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  • Address: Pilgrim St | Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
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