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Olive and Bean

17/19 Clayton Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“sandwiches” (70 reviews)
“cake” (46 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
17/19 Clayton Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for brunch and ended going back for cake! It was such a lovely little cafe that was so busy with a quirky interior. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and dairy free options with a huge range of cakes. Had two milk alternatives for coffee. Had...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch and sat outside on hot day. Great choice of salads, sandwiches and cakes. Excellent food and well served. Good choice of drinks. Worth visiting.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location when you get a table hidden away upstairs right in the city centre. The menu is simple but very extensive. Basically sandwiches and salads and soups. All homemade and all extremely tasty. I often go for the soup and baguette offer they have...More

Thank C8L9M
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Taking my daughter back to university needed to refuel before my single journey home This little cafe is tucked away near the Grainger market Arrived just before 12 so managed to get a seat Not too well placed as it was right by the doors...More

Thank maccu50
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Greeted by two very smiley, friendly waitresses. The food was fresh and very tasty. Coffees were of high quality and would definitely recommend to others visiting Newcastle, looking for a relaxing place to have a hot drink and bite to eat.

Thank Seanfl91
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for breakfast - staff are super friendly and the place is clean, relaxed and had excellent vibes. We ate here following our ferry coming back into Newcastle on a Sunday morning and had the eggs Benedict and a takeaway brownie The coffee was...More

Thank james g
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This was my first visit here and I do not intend it to be the last - I found it to be a very pleasant, clean cafe with good service and some really nice healthy food options. It is in Clayton Street, so a very...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

On the pedestrianised end of Clayton Street, at the outside perimeter of the Grainger Market, you find Olive and Bean. As you enter the cafe you are treated to a display of indulgent cakes, yet when you take a seat you are offered bacon, sausage,...More

Thank stuart b
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

It’s a very nice place for lunch, the cakes are ok, but the sandwiches and soup are better. All home made. Also had the breakfast before and that was lovely.

Thank Nicola V
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Egg bread with crispy bacon and syrup! It can be hard to find a good gluten free breakfast however Olive and Bean are happy to substitute normal bread with gluten free so most things from the menu are available even if you are gluten...More

Thank natalie s
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Response from adrian-73 | Reviewed this property |
We've been several times and have never seen any dogs. I'm 99% sure they won't be allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17/19 Clayton Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: 0191-233-0990
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