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25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 610661
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“goulash” (33 reviews)
“strudel” (5 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:30 Hours
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 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant to celebrate a wedding anniversary - and it was well worth it! We read all the reviews and agree with all those positive comments. We booked our table online which was really easy. My husband had a Moldovan wine and I...More

1  Thank LincsHappytraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I happened upon this delightful restaurant throughTrip Advisor. From the minute we walked in we were hooked. Ramona welcomed us and showed us to a lovely table. We felt like we had just been seated in her dining room at her home....More

1  Thank Claudia D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, wonderful choice on the menu, all reasonably priced. The wine is also reasonably priced. Thoroughly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank lambertejl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place. I work away, find it quite hard to find restaurants that serve great unusual food. The Danube not only met, but exceeded our expectations. Great food, at a reasonable cost with awesome service. Highly recommended.

Thank 718Richard
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely little place, delicious and filling food. Very friendly welcome, really made us feel at home. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Slimon051
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Came to Newark for a day trip from Nottingham, and after a lovely boat trip went searching for lunch. My partner liked the look of this restaurant so we decided to try it! The owner was absolutely lovely, making sure we were comfortable, and ensuring...More

1  Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We visited on a weekday evening for a special meal. As the weather was so warm and sunny we sat in the lovely little courtyard which was a perfect setting. Excellent friendly service, nothing was too much trouble and the food was sublime. The homemade...More

Thank BadgercatUK
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, service was brilliant, the atmosphere was lovely, good menu to choose from. I had the goulash and my partner had the veal schnitzel, both were so tasty and well presented. The goulash could have done with some more dumplings or some bread as...More

1  Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a very enjoyable evening meal with friends at this restaurant. The service was good and the food tasty and not very expensive. I would recommend this place in Newark Would have gone back but they are closed Sunday evening.

Thank Jacky H
Reviewed 28 April 2018

A wonderful gluten free meal with family in this welcoming restaurant. Several GF options served by the exuberantly welcoming helpful staff. You are uickly made to feel like one of the family. There is a lovely atmosphere in which you can so easily relax and...More

Thank Mark N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
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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