Harden's survey result
“Stretching from light breakfasts to more elaborate lunchtime choices”, this well-established grand café remains “a favourite in town”.
“A regular stop for coffee and light lunch” – this well-known grand café by Grainger Market “gets very crowded, particularly at weekends, when service gets a bit slow”. Even so, generally “consistent standards make it a safe bet”.
“On track again after the revamp”, this “very crowded” grand café, by Grainger Market, attracts particular praise for its “tasty breakfasts” – a “cut above the usual café fare” – and as a pitstop for coffee, plus a “lovely” selection of cakes.
“Much improved now it has settled down since the refurbishment”, this “cool and comfortable” grand café, by Grainger Market, offers “delicious quiches, sandwiches, and cakes”; “staff cope well” with the crowds.
Café Royal is a stylish café bistro in the heart of historic Grainger Town, and has long been synonymous with fantastic food, stunning cakes and some of the best coffee around.
Housed in opulent Georgian architecture, elegant double height windows mean that no matter what time of year you visit, Café Royal is swathed in welcoming light. Visitors can choose to sit amongst the hustle and bustle of the main Café, or on weekends, opt for relaxed table service on the mezzanine level.
outguns most Cafés in Newcastle... superb service
one of my favourites for breakfast, lunch and dinner
Scran on the Tyne
we loved it