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The Stand Bistro

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31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service and great food on every visit to the Bistro. Snack choices are spot on downstairs in the comedy club too. Generous portions and super tasty. Very good value.

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Thank Donna_M_Allison
Nantwich, Cheshire
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

just had a coffee here but loved it. the place is quirky warm.and interesting. excellent coffee and service

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Nassington, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Visited The Stand New Years Eve. We didn't eat but the food looked good and it was very reasonably priced. A good selection of craft beers and many bottles to choose from. The comedy was good however the compete left a bit to be desired as did the first comic. Following their start I could only hope for better things... More 

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Tyne and Wear
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here Friday 23 Dec 2016. The food was beautiful and nicely presented. Very friendly and attentive staff. Probably my favourite place to eat in Newcastle. I had eaten here 2 days earlier in the evening and had the lamb which was out of this world. Came back 2 days later for casual lunch and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I ate with a friend at The Stand's Bistro before attending a Friday night comedy gig at the venue. I was delighted to find a super menu and culinary delight here! Going for the fish and chips, I was served a fantastic dinner. Absolutely brilliant; will definitely be back to sample more of the menu.

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Thank travellingJonny
Northumberland
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

I visited here today with my son and a couple of his friends. He had been before and said it was great and he was not wrong. There isn't a massive amount on the menu but they seem to change it daily as it had a date on it. We all went for a roast and were not disappointed. The... More 

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Huddersfield
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We had booked tickets for the Saturday Comedy Club and thought why not try the bistro. Quick phone call later and we're booked in. Very easy place to find. The menu isn't very extensive but the food is wonderful. For starters the wife had smoked chicken, ham hock & sun blushed tomato terrine,toasted organic sour dough, tomato & onion chutney.... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We have been to the stand bistro a couple of times now (first time during restaurant week) and have found the food amazing both times. My boyfriend and I went for dinner before a show, he had squid to start which was excellent (and I was very jealous of) and I had the chicken and bacon terrine. Both very enjoyable.... More 

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Haven't eaten here but have been to 2 shows and they great. Really good acts and great atmosphere. Staff are lovely overall s great night out

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Thank 80nat
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Whether a date, meeting friends or with family this is a great evening and super cheap depending when you go. The student deals are excellent and if you follow them on Facebook they have lots of information about the deals they have going on. £5 Thursdays are excellent as you get food with your ticket. The nachos were huge and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?