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8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
+44 191 260 2577
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“moussaka” (54 reviews)
“pitta” (25 reviews)
“greek salad” (21 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Delicious fresh food at a good price, definitely worth a visit. Very quick and friendly service and will be returning in the future.

Thank Ross D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited kafeneon as a mid week treat and was really impressed by the food and service. The restaurant is small but has a great atmosphere and is in a good location. Really enjoyed the food and would recommend the halloumi starter and chicken souvlaki. Will...More

Thank CharlotteZP
Reviewed 4 days ago

Happened on this restaurant after a poor experience at another restaurant in Newcastle. What a little gem..... great food, fantastic service and competitively price. We had the moussaka, chicken and baklava - all scrumptious and tasted authentic. Well worth a visit.

Thank CleopatraLuxor
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in here on Friday early evening with my little human and a friend. We opted for a meze platter with some halloumi on the side - wowzers! Value for money, food is unreal, enough for the 3 of us even though we got the...More

Thank TrueStory123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never really think of the Bigg market as a go to place for good food. So when Kafe Neon was recommended, gave it a quick check on Tripadvisor and gave it a whirl. Really glad we did. Authentically great Greek. Happy hour food all plentiful...More

Thank Nev W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited early evening after day socialising . On arrival staff extremely friendly and accomadating . Meal was good and prompt and we all will return . Final note they have a little gem of wailter called Joe who was great all night but when i...More

Thank pickkevin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 lovely cocktails and two main Greek meals over lunch with the wife. Food was fresh the drinks were exceptional. Love Greek food come here! The staff are smiley and the “boss man” is always attentive and kind. Thank you for a pleasant visit.

1  Thank kianm1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five of us dined here last weekend and all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The dipping platter to start with was excellent. The filled pittas, lamb Kleftico and stuffed pepper for mains were all really nice. Reasonably priced cocktails and wine meant the meal was good...More

Thank YorkMark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, definitely the best moussaka I have had in the UK. Lovely presentation and super delicious! Very well priced too, this restaurant offers a meal deal up to 7:30pm I believe. Staff is also very nice and the restaurant is cosy and tasteful. Music...More

1  Thank Khadi M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely meal here tonight in this informal restaurant. Friendly and warm welcome, lovely menu. My partner and I shared the vegetarian Meze platter for 2. Lovely selection, alll beautifully cooked and tasty. Even the hummous tasted special. Will definitely be back.

Thank JoC22
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Tim C
9 March 2018|
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Response from Daniel S | Property representative |
Hi Tim, It should be fine for 2 of you to just turn up at 5pm on a Wednesday. See you soon :)
23 January 2018|
Response from Jill E | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 260 2577
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Friendly family run restaurant, with a warm atmosphere and amazing freshly prepared food. Great for any occasion so give it a try!
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