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The Lock and Key Restaurant - CLOSED

Downing Plaza Heber Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5TN, England
+44 191 649 8325
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
5 Oct 2015
“ceased trading”
16 Sep 2015
“great food and service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Downing Plaza Heber Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5TN, England
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2015

closed down following a fire recent reviews suggesting the premises are open have clearly been added to the wrong restaurant. The photographs added were taken by me on 30.09,2015

5  Thank geordieman2009
Reviewed 16 September 2015

really tasty food for a special occasion so we are glad we chose to go there. it was a relly nice atmosphere and recieved good service. it was good value for money and i will be returning.

Thank Jemma G
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Unusual menu quite limited but the food was good. Not very big inside but has outside seating with heat lamps.

Thank pauline w
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Visited on saturday for food with friends what an amazing restaurant food was fantastic and the price was unbelivable to top it off the staff couldn't have been nicer our waitress nicola made the experience even more enjoyable will return again

1  Thank stevepeters1974
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Just visted for a second time (first was for Sunday lunch - fantastic) shared a chicken tikka starter - melted in the mouth, followed by aged steak and duck. Both delicious. Well worth a visit, more often.

Thank kshearer99
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Visited today with a Living Social voucher. Could not fault it at all. The meat, Yorkshire pudding, roasties and gravy was served at the carvery counter (my plate was full at this point) and a dish of veg was served to the table. Everything was...More

1  Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 27 February 2015

We went for Sunday lunch here on a voucher deal at two meals for £12 ( normal price £7.50 each). There is the option to upgrade to 2 meats for £1 extra or 3 meats for £2 extra. We opted for 2 meats but wished...More

Thank valamac
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Went for Sunday carvery on a voucher deal, I am already booked to go back, I went with my partner and 6 year old son. The carvery was beautiful, moist meat, crispy Yorkshire puddings and lots of veg. After my son had cleared his plate...More

Thank Trudi40
Reviewed 24 February 2015

My wife and I went for the Sunday Carvery using a Living Social voucher, which was supposed to be two £12 meals for the price of one. The cost of the meals was actually only £7.50 on the menu though. The voucher stated that you...More

Thank Toon_fan_1
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Went for lunch with voucher deal, would definitely go again food very good portion size of meat and potatoes good but more veg would of been better.

Thank Bonita C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$19
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Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downing Plaza Heber Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 5TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 649 8325
  • E-mail
In the gallowgate area of Newcastle near St James Park on the old Scottish and Newcastle Brewery site is The Lock and Key Restaurant. Located above NE4 Cafe Bar is this intimate restaurant. Offering quality food at a good cost.
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