Sometimes a quick bite just won’t do, especially when the weekend rolls around. Forget ordering takeout or cooking at home. Occasionally, we all need a night out on the ‘toon and some good food. And that’s where late-night restaurants come in.
If you’re looking for the best of Newcastle, you need to explore the city’s vibrant nightlife scene. That’s why we’ve curated a list of the best late-night eateries to keep you busy for the next few weekends to come. No sofa dinners here. Just the trendiest restaurants in the city.
Ready to try something new? Take a look at these alternative night out options.
You can’t go wrong with an authentic South American steakhouse.
The Quayside Rio Brazilian Steakhouse is a top spot for hearty dishes, after-hours drinks, and a welcoming atmosphere. From prime steak to special cuts, this menu has everything a meat-lover desires. But don’t worry if you’re not into meat! The chefs also offer veggie, vegan, and pescatarian meals.
Don’t skip the cocktails here. The bartenders are always ready to serve up a unique tipple.
Address: 95 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DH
A tapas spread, professional cocktails, and all your closest friends. Perfect.
Boquerones Tapas and Cocktails is a Spanish restaurant in Heaton, just east of Newcastle city centre. Here you can sample classic tapas dishes, including Padron peppers, serrano ham, manchego cheese, patatas bravas, croquetas, and many more fresh and authentic small plates.
But the offerings don’t stop there. Guests can also sip on premium Spanish wines, cocktails, and fruity sangrias. This is the place to be for Mediterranean vibes.
If you’re looking for meticulously plated food packed with unique tastes and flavours, Branches is the evening spot for you.
This popular eatery always serves up local British ingredients and seasonal produce to create a contemporary menu that has something for everyone. The kitchen is run by Cevat Robert Elat, a talented chef who has won numerous awards — including Northeast Chef of the Year 2015/16.
Since being under Cevat’s leadership, Branches has won an impressive seven consecutive “Diner’s Choice Awards'' from 2016 to 2022. This one’s for you, foodies!
With a five-star Trip Advisor rating and endless positive reviews, Missy Milieu’s is the place to go if you’re after luxury Newcastle City living.
This ever-popular restaurant serves up British classics alongside international favourites, creating a menu full of options. Popular picks include mint pesto hanging skewers and seasoned lamb. You can even pop in for a lunchtime grill, a breakfast bagel, or a large sharing platter. No matter the time of day, this restaurant can offer up something tasty.
The food isn’t the only thing that impresses here. The team also offers modern versions of traditional cocktails, a full wine and liquor list, craft beers, and speciality non-alcoholic beverages.
If you’re after an exciting late-night atmosphere, add the Revolution Bar & Kitchen to your to-do list.
This cocktail bar slash restaurant provides tasty eats, juicy drinks, and a party vibe. Whether you plan to head out on the ‘toon after or want to dine in an energetic ambience, this restaurant is the perfect place to eat, drink, and be merry.
Any architecture lovers with us? You’ll love the interior of this restaurant. With opulent 30 ft ceilings, classic wooden features, and marble pillars, every inch of the establishment is designed for feel-good vibes — a masterclass in how to maximise interior space.
So, what takes your fancy? From authentic Spanish cuisine to party restaurants, enjoying a foodie night out in Newcastle is easier than ever. Which spot is your favourite? Send us your preferred restaurant on our socials — @ncapartments_.
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