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Summary

“Our own piece of Italy in the heart of the city” – this vivid, three-floor trattoria offers a supremely “warm welcome” and “consistently delicious food” (“Mediterranean” in style and with an “eclectic selection” of dishes).

£43
Good
Exceptional
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Our own Italian restaurant in the heart of the city”; there’s “always a warm welcome” at this “unbelievably cheerful” local, and, whilst the offering “rarely changes”, it “never results in menu fatigue” owing to the “exceptional value” food.

£42
Good
Very Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Like a local restaurant in Italy where you are always remembered and welcomed, but in the heart of the city!” – and one with an “amazingly friendly reception for kids”. “Reliable” food (with pizza a recent menu addition) adds to the “enjoyable” all-round experience. “Fab balcony out back.”

£41
Average
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

An Italian café-bar “in the heart of the city”, which combines a “warm and happy” atmosphere with “completely reliable” and “great-value” food; “my children feel so at home here and are recognised every time we visit”.

£41
Good
Very Good
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Portions,
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10.30 pm, Fri & Sat 10.45 pm
1 Market Ln, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6QQ
Opening hours

all day noon (from 11 am for coffee) - 10.30 pm, 11 pm Thu, Fri, Sat, 6 pm Sun
Last orders: 10.30 pm, Fri & Sat 10.45 pm

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