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Pleased to Meet You


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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A quirky, soulful gin bar and restaurant - full of great food, craft beers and amazing cocktails. Featuring a wide variety of mouth watering dishes, over 15 alternating craft beers and ales, a huge variety of gins and unique cocktails.
US$7 - US$46
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

My friends arranged a Gin Masterclass here for us as a surprise to celebrate my upcoming wedding. Connor, who took the Masterclass, was excellent. A really good fun activity, which we all thoroughly enjoyed. I would definitely recommend it.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank saz230
Reviewed today via mobile

Title sums up our visit. It’s a cracking looking restaurant with warm and friendly staff. Sadly have to agree with other reviews that the food is way below standard. £12 for 4 ‘hand dived’ scallops and black pudding. Scallops were tiny and looked and tasted...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank trevannie
Reviewed 5 days ago

Early diner on the way to the theatre, good choice of dishes. Two dishes came and the ladies said they were excellent. The Venison Cottage Pies came and were cold. Staff very apologetic and replacements came as soon as possible and were very good. Just...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I liked this place on the way through and will need to come back here to try the food as well as some of the other drinks. It was a relaxed couple of drinks in here

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Alex P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So Connor, our barman was the consummate professional. His knowledge of rum and gin was A1. Top bloke, wouldn’t even accept a tip. What a nice atmosphere he created.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ed W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Connor was an amazing member of staff and they were all very accommodating considering we were a hen party

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Stephb1992
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant bar and great atmosphere! Conor was great at getting me and my hubby to try new things!! Highly recommend Dita On The Rocks - yummy - we'll be back - Cheers Conor :)

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kizzytyrone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today on a recommendation. Mid afternoon so not busy. Triple cooked chips were as dry as old boots. The waitress, who was on the ball and delightful said she would pass our comment onto the chef. The chef appeared a few minutes later and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SilverTigger
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband loves to call in for a drink when we visit Newcastle. Great service. Bar menu is good enough but we would eat in the restaurant if it was more extensive. Last visit was a Sunday and there were singers on which we really...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank home4valerie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch and thought we would try Pleased to meet you. Nice bar area with a huge choice of gins. Got a table in the dining area and both had the roast beef. Normal Sunday lunch fayre but fast service and just over...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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2 August 2018|
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Response from jadei92 | Property representative |
Hi, we have both a bar tapas menu and a full restaurant a la carte menu. Both menus can be available in both restaurant and bar upon request.
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