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The Laughing Cat - CLOSED

6 Upper Princess Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
2 Mar 2016
“This WAS a great cafe”
31 Aug 2014
“Quaint cafe”
Restaurant Hours Closed
6 Upper Princess Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

The is was a very friendly independent cafe Now sadly closed, the building is now being run as THE PAINTED ELEPHANT a vegan cafe

Thank weekenderinthesun
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Homemade soup, average coffee and nice staff, but it's a little cramped and out of the way. Homemade cakes are good too. Service was surprisingly slow given how small it is.

Thank JohnR888
Reviewed 8 February 2014

A delicious ham and lentil soup with a soft brown bap served by a very pleasant and attentive Scottish gentleman.

1  Thank VCI59
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Beautiful (and very generous portions) food, cake and amazing coffee!! Worth a look and return trip. All fresh homemade stuff with great service. Very kid friendly too!!

1  Thank Rpowel
Reviewed 17 January 2014 via mobile

A nice little cafe, off the beaten track but worth a minute or two detour from the main street. Nice coffee & sandwiches and a nice atmosphere. Background music not too intrusive and there is a good selection of papers & magazines to dip into...More

Thank penbee8
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Needing a quick bite to eat I passed this cafe and called in. What a sensible decision! After explaining I was in a hurry I was quickly brought coffee & some very good home made cake. I liked the unusual decor & the peaceful atmosphere....More

1  Thank ann a
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

We popped in for coffee and cake today using our groupon voucher and once again thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The home made chocolate cake was just gorgeous, light and fluffy balanced against the richest chocolatiest frosting - delicious and topped of with a lovely round...More

1  Thank motherluv
Reviewed 28 December 2013

Very good coffee in the city centre but comfortable, quiet and peaceful. Great atmosphere, also TLC stock a great selection of greeting cards.

1  Thank 0Doreene
Reviewed 8 November 2013

We loved The Laughing Cat Café. It is small but has a good atmosphere. Great coffee and great food, especially the soup. The deluxe hot chocolate is out of this world!! We also had cake which was divine! The staff are very friendly. We would...More

1  Thank r0se01
Reviewed 4 November 2013

A wonderfully cute little place with lovely staff and gorgeous food. Staff are friendly and chatty, the music is good (Bowie's Hunky Dory album? Yes please!) and the place is LGBTQ friendly as well, adding up for an overall wonderful experience. Would go again, recommend!

2  Thank Sam L
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
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  • Address: 6 Upper Princess Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
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