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Pinocchio Restaurant

61 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
+44 191 232 0708
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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61 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Of all the Italian restaurants in Newcastle, sadly on this occasion we chose badly. We were greeted by a nice friendly waiter to be told that they could only accept cash as the card machine was broken. This did not cause us a problem as...More

Thank janicec0uls0n
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it does not look too good from the outside we had a good evening here. Many vegetarian options available at this fine restaurant. Their card reader was broken so had to pay cash but they did advise us about this before we sat down...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 1st visit to Pinocchio and will definitely not be my last. Came for lunch with 3 friends we all had 2 courses plus a lovely bottle of house white and Bill was only £46. Food was served piping hot and was very...More

Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in Newcastle on Friday night looking for something to eat. Found Pinnochio's by chance and what a find! Authentic Italian food and expéience in a quirky interesting setting. Food was superb freshly cooked and the staff were welcoming. A lovely little family bistro- would...More

Thank Denise R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Two of us ate at this restaurant before a concert at the arena. We both ate from the happy hour menu, prices for two courses were either £7.95, £8.95 or £9.95. We both had garlic mushrooms and pasta carbonara. Lovely hot food. Our only complaint...More

Thank Allison W
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My friend and I visited without a booking on a very busy night. Staff went over and above to fit us in and serve our orders to us as soon as possible. Gorgeous food and lovely and friendly staff. Will certainly be going back the...More

Thank JillB05
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

A great sized, authentic, well organised restaurant. The staff were attentive and friendly and the food was delicious They have early bird offers available which are very good value for money. With a choice of 2 course menus for £7.95, £8.95 & £10.95!! These weren't...More

Thank ndw78
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our second night of a two day stay in Newcastle. Couldn't fault it at all. Lovely food, generous portions in a friendly and welcoming environment for an excellent price. Highly recommended.

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had no idea where to eat in newcastle. This restaurant was reccomended in our hotel. Lovely food and great service. Would recommend

Thank Rachey R
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to come here from a local hotel. The food was really nice and the children were made to feel welcome. I really enjoyed the meal overall, however I nearly didn't go in as one of the waitresses was standing smoking in the...More

Thank Rosemary3012
Management response:Responded 19 April 2017

Hi there my name is Dominic I work and run pinocchio restaurant im really glad you enjoy the food and the atmosphere with us that means a lot to us thank you and as for the waitress smoking she works next door to us and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 0708
  • E-mail
Postcode NE1 1SG
Phone 0191 232 0708
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