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Cafe from Crisis Newcastle

City House 1 City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2AF, England
+44 191 453 7119
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (2 reviews)
“great prices” (2 reviews)
“city centre” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
City House 1 City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2AF, England
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visit the Cafe regularly... great baked sweet potatoes and the peanut butter, chocolate and pretzel slice is amazing!

Thank Rozi127
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This is a gem of a cafe very good menu of modern choices, a welcoming crew who make my break a treat, open early closing in the afternoon don't miss it George

Thank George W
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Good food, good choice, lovely day. Spotless and great prices. Near Manors car park and a shirt walk to city centre. Well worth a visit. Good vegetarian menu too.

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Good to find a cafe that isn't part of a big commercial chain. Good coffee whilst supporting those working towards new beginnings. This place is top of my list for a casual, relaxed lunch in town.

1  Thank Jane G
Reviewed 28 February 2017

So, this is 50m from work. I use it for informal chats with colleagues, and for those mornings when I need another cup of good coffee. The cappuccinos are great and it makes a change from the big chains. The decor is always interesting. Try...More

Thank JCSalmon
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Tasty lunches in a good cause and venue can be hired for special occasions. Well worth a visit. Sometimes interesting art on the walls too.

Thank Lizzie44186394
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times and can't believe this place hasn't got more reviews, so felt compelled to write one. The place was buzzing but the service was swift. We didn't feel as though we had been waiting too long for our food but we...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here whilst staying at the nearby Travelodge. Lovely staff, lovely omelette. Only criticism is the table could maybe have been painted or had covers as the ingrained coffee cup rings made it look a bit dirty - though it wasn't! Hope to go...More

Thank aberl00n
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I have visited her on my lunch break on a couple of occasions and find it is the perfect way to spend an hour out of the office. The café is very bright and welcoming and I am always greeted with a friendly face and...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Just visited this café for the first time and it was lovely! We had two pushchairs with us and there was plenty of space. The food was tasty and the coffee reasonable - I wondered what we'd get considering the price was so good but...More

Thank G-Barker1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Cuisine
Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
08:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
08:30 - 15:30
Thursday
08:30 - 15:30
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: City House 1 City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2AF, England (Formerly Crisis Skylight Cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 453 7119
  • E-mail
Description
Café from Crisis offers a stepping stone towards secure employment for people affected by homelessness,in the catering industry. We try to create an enabling, fun, warm environment for our trainees that is supportive and encouraging and helps build up self-esteem - while serving our customers fresh, healthy food to make them feel good.
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