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Lantern Cafe

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St Nicholas Churchyard, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
+44 191 235 7558
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good52%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
20 Nov 2017
“Light lunch”
19 Apr 2017
Open Now
08:30 - 15:30 Hours
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
St Nicholas Churchyard, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

After visiting the castle we fancied something to eat before catching the train home. This restaurant, now named Dog Leap (established 2017), is just along the road from the castle. We were told, it seemed a little officiously, that service was at the tables not...More

Thank JohnR R
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My experience of church catering has been generally favourable so I thought that this place was worth a try. Tea was unpleasant and the fruit juice was of a cheap and tasteless vintage. The soup was such an insubstantial and flavourless gruel that even Oliver...More

Thank B P
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I had arranged to meet a friend here for lunch because it is midway between where we both work. I have lived in Newcastle my whole life but I have never heard of this café, and even when I got to the church I still...More

Thank Trish36
Reviewed 24 May 2016

If you have visited the St Nicholas Cathedral (or if not), the Lantern Café is a good place to come. There is a small supply of cakes on offer, and my cappuccino is large, hot and satisfying. The service is friendly too. But the main...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 8 April 2015

I have eaten at the Lantern Café a few times now and I met my husband there for lunch on Tuesday. The ladies there are very friendly and the food is simply delicious. I love the homemade quiche with salad and roast potatoes, so tasty...More

1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Delicious food, far too tucked away as we had a lovely time. Most of the staff were really nice and the place was clean. They coo'd over my baby (big grin) and couldn't help us enough!

2  Thank Rachael C
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
08:30 - 15:30
08:30 - 15:30
08:30 - 15:30
08:30 - 15:30
08:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Nicholas Churchyard, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 235 7558
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