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Food Social - CLOSED

Stoddart Street | Stoddart St, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
+44 191 260 5411
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
1 Jun 2014
25 May 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Spanish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Stoddart Street | Stoddart St, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
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11 - 20 of 360 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2014

used to dine here quite a lot before david kennedy took over and always enjoyed the food I found the food to be very average, with onot a lot of choice for lunchtime ended up taking over 2 hours considering we were the only table...More

Thank michelle c
Reviewed 7 March 2014

The food here is always delicious. Special menus change regularly and offer a wide range of locally sourced dishes. A la Carte menu costs a bit more but is well worth it for a treat.

Thank Debs93
Reviewed 7 March 2014 via mobile

This is undoubtably one of the best restaurants in Newcastle. The food is quite simply delicious, and considering the quality it's reasonably priced too. The atmosphere is very relaxed and inviting, with friendly and attentive staff. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this to anyone.

Thank Andrewncl
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

Agh what can I say the food is beautiful looks so good and tastes even better. The menus great! I have tried something different every time, visited a few times I am pleased to say I have never been disappointed. The service is brilliant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Popped in here with an hour to spare. Choose a la carte menu lunchtime. Fish soup and rump of lamb. Simply delicious, glorious. Well done to front and kitchen staff. Accomplished

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Great service and drinks let down by an inconsistent standard of food, which is also very pricey (cutting up a sirloin steak costing £25 so that it loses heat and weak puddings really let things down). Also the cosy and moody ambience has been lost...More

Thank StevieC_8
Reviewed 16 February 2014

In the twelve years or so since the old biscuit factory building became a venue for art and cuisine, the restaurant has matured to become one of the best Newcastle has to offer. Our recent visit was only the second time we have dined at...More

Thank Sula-Bheinn
Reviewed 16 February 2014

It was the first time we have been back to the Biscuit Factory since 2003 when, frankly, it was pretty awful. I'm happy to report that it has changed greatly for the better. Good communication via email and very good food, both from the menu...More

Thank ash666
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Is Sunday lunch so difficult for a trained chef to make? Well in Newcastle apparently so however please try Food Social and I promise you'll never try anything else.

1  Thank thefooddood
Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

We visited in a Friday tea time and found it really quiet which was surprising as the food and level of friendly service was amazing. I had a a crispy hens egg to start which was delicious followed by fish and chips. The chips were...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoddart Street | Stoddart St, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 260 5411
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