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Oli & Joes Whickham

34-36 Front Street | Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 4DT, England
+44 191 496 0066
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible19%
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“potato skins” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
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34-36 Front Street | Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 4DT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

very reasonable price and nice food for a catch up with friends. food is a great price wise but wine is not so good and a bit on the expensive side otherwise always has a nice atmosphere and worth a visit anytime

Thank Crystal94
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been here several times in the past first time since change of ownership on 19/8/17 the service was poor waited quite a while for the food to arrive, there was a function going on upstairs which was causing the delay for everyone else. Will...More

Thank estonian1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food average, but not one smile off any staff. Few mistakes made. Deanos way better least staff are friendly and restaurant way better. Won't be going back.

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was unreal. Had the potato skins to start, followed by carbonara and a coffee. Can't go wrong for under a fiver!! Definitely will be back

Thank Jordan N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went for tea as a birthday treat for me and decided to try this restaurant! The food was lovely but the service was appauling! There wasn't hardly a smile on any face, no was your meal OK and we wanted desert...More

Thank Dianne T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in as I was in Whickham with friends and decided to give oil and joes a try and we were glad we did as it was a really nice lunch we opted for the happy hour menu and all foods were nice hot and...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Unable to park outside but plenty of village parking at cheap rates. 3 courses for £4.50 special also specials at evening and weekendsushe. Easy access foe wheelchairs although toilets are upstairs. Prawn cocktail with a decent serving of prawns although had to ask for bread...More

Thank cheryltodd1959
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

First time I've been here since it became Oli & Joes and I wasn't impressed at all. Two stars only because the staff were nice and it was so cheap. However, you go to a restaurant to eat and on this front O&J's was a...More

1  Thank HEm88
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My first visit here & my last the worst supposedly Italian food I have tasted pushed into a room that still have snowmen , snow flakes etc attached to the mirror and this is July. Food very very poor reflected by service waiter never once...More

1  Thank davyjean
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We are regulars at Oli and Joes and had our usual decent meal the other evening, And as usual was very cost effective. 3x three course meals, bottle of wine, pint of Peroni and a large soft drink. Excellent value at £45 However we have...More

Thank Ethers17
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Marjorie Mary G
5 March 2017|
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Response from Ashleyc764 | Property representative |
Unfortunately we don't have a car parking area but you can park behind Tesco or there is side streets behind the restaurant that aren't double yellow lined
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34-36 Front Street | Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 4DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 496 0066
Welcome to Oli & Joes Whickham, We are a traditional Italian restaurant that cooks everything from scratch so if they is anything that your not to keen on or would like to add in extra then it's all possible. Our restaurant is set on the front street and have fantastic offers on throughout the day and week, if it's coming in for a quick pizza or pasta, a 3 course meal or whatever else you would like. Children are welcome in the restaurant at anytime and high chairs are available. Also wheelchair accessible. There is a function room available upstairs which holds a maximum of 40 people for any kind of occasion and you are more than welcome to decorate the room to how you would like it. To avoid any disappointment call up and book a table (especially parties over 8) therefore the table can be ready for you.
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