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Danube - CLOSED

25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 610661
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Eastern European, Central European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

There will be many who mourn the passing away of a favourite local restaurant - the Danube! Went by today to discover that it is no more and that in it's place is going to be another place, thankfully, called "Taylor's Restaurant'. We ate at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bwanamdevu
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Went to Danube with friends for Saturday lunchtime. It wasn't very busy, but I hear it does get quite busy at times. The atmosphere was pleasant. The waiter was friendly and helpful. The food is very nice, and you get a really classy meal for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RedShoesNottingham
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were heading for the chain restaurant around the corner but Danube looked so inviting we decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed. It was a bit like stepping back in time, both in terms of the decor and service, but in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 413carolinec
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I didn't actually eat here, but found from t'internet that they do a vegan meal. We were briefly in Newark on Trent and had to go to a 100th birthday party in Essex. Not wanting my daughter's boyfriend to be left out of the standard...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank annettelaurie
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This is a lovely welcoming place to eat. The menu is excellent value, starters average £6 and the mains £14. The two and three course menus are fabulous value. Drinks are very reasonable too. This is a warming, hearty menu. We had four different dishes...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful welcome from Ben and Team. The meal was superb. Beautifully presented. Great service. Highly recommended

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Compass42180
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Picked this restaurant on the basis of Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. very accommodating to individual needs, smiling service and very tasty food.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Wandered around Newark for maybe three hours, visited the Antique Centre and started to look for lunch. Walking past the Danube everything was attractive from the outside. It looked welcoming. We went in, placed at a table and we ordered from a lot of choices...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ramede
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Our first visit but it won't be our last. Starters were Duck pate and Nolalox. The pate was delightful only slightly spoiled by the brioche style toasted bun. Nolalox (lightly smoked salmon) was melt in the mouth and perfect. Mains were the Ox cheek, which...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This restaurant serves excellent Balkan food at sensible prices. It has a nice atmosphere, with friendly staff. Portion size is good, and service was helpful and friendly. Wine list and drinks options are a little limited, but still good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cascaispickles
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$35
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England (Formerly The Danube)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 610661
  • E-mail
Delicious home cooked central and south eastern European cuisine using quality, local ingredients wherever possible. We're passionate about offering choice, excellent service and great value. Visit Danube Cafe & Restaurant the next time you're in Newark and enjoy great food and customer service! Take the time to relax in our lounge while admiring the majestic Newark castle!
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