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The Stand Bistro

31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, England
+44 191 232 0707
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Omg. How amazing. Got tickets for the comedy club and eat of their club menu. Was amazing. Had the chilli beef nachos. Just amazing. Good service as well. Highly recommended

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Although it was still a quarter to nine they said it was not possible to serve dinner anymore. Outside the menu reported dinner is served until 9 pm.

Thank Gianluca C
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great food- book a table though as the number of covers are small. They also reserve you great seats in the comedy club do you don’t have to rush. At the intervals get your alcohol from the bar in the restaurant to avoid the queues...More

Thank 993Rpg
StandBoxOffice, Marketing Manager at The Stand Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hi, So glad you such a great experience. We do pride ourselves on both our food and comedy and feel there is something for everyone. I would recommend our Sunday lunches as they fantastic. Big portions and up to 10 types of veg - nom...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018

Had an evening meal and drink here while staying at the hotel across the road. The service was quick and friendly, the food and the beer were both fine.

Thank travellingmac117
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My son book this for Mother’s Day Sunday lunch. Was pleasantly surprised at how good the food was. I had tempura prawns to start with which were massive and really tasty. Then I had perfectly cooked beef with delicious potatoes and gravy and a great...More

Thank linda4657
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Good choice especially for a vegetarian. Not too busy for a Friday lunchtime which meant food was served speedily and staff were very pleasant. Visited with 3 girlfriends and everyone was happy with their selection. Will return, so my husband can try the menu. Good...More

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We decided to reserve a table before the Comedy Club downstairs. Easy to book a table and they reserved us a table downstairs for the show. The menu is great, lots of choice for gluten free, vegetarian options and even vegan options were offered (not...More

Thank ShaunRowley2001
StandBoxOffice, Marketing Manager at The Stand Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and we are chuffed to bits that you enjoyed your visit so much. We do take pride in our food offering and everything is sourced locally and our menu reflects the season and the produce...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

It was back in the summer, but we called in for a quick bite to eat and were definitely not disappointed, I ordered a proper fish finger sandwich which was fab! The team looked after us well, the food was tasty great value and suited...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Found this by chance looking for a decent meal. Were not disappointed at all. I had a risotto starter which was not only sublime, but was like a main in itself. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the location is easy to find....More

1  Thank Trudledoo
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This place is a little gem. The food is glorious and one of the friendliest people you will meet in the hospitality industry. Very impressed with it we will definitely be back.

Thank Tasos P
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Hayley T
11 June 2016|
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Response from Sandy L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am not familiar with the meal times since I was on vacation and live in Canada. We ate at 12:30pm and left at 2ish. We each had a hot meal and very well presented and excellent taste
Gillian B
22 November 2015|
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Response from StandBoxOffice | Property representative |
Hi Sorry for the delay in getting in touch - Our tripadvisor notifications have not been coming through properly. I would recommend calling our Bistro directly on 0191 232 0707 to check availability and to make a booking if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 0707
  • E-mail
Enjoy locally sourced produce cooked to order in a relaxing environment with exceptional service. Daily specials, lunchtime and evening service, Huge Sunday roasts, vegetarian and vegan options, craft ales and family friendly. Oh and the Stand Comedy Club is downstairs so you never know what famous funny person you may find enjoying a bite to eat.
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