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El Coto

21 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4PF, England
+44 191 261 0555
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (177 reviews)
“paella” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
21 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4PF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You know what it's like you want to try food you're new too but what to have? The four of is looked at the vast menu and then decided that the set menus were s good bet. The selection was good, the quantity was large...More

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very well received and immediately looked after with a smile. The meal "a paela" was the best of my life. I'm no longer in Newcastle to return. I highly recommend.

1  Thank epilanet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunchtime special.Not impressed. Food was just warm, king prawns were tiny and in burnt oil and burnt garlic. Food bland. Disappointed after reading the good reviews.

Thank Eva H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came last new year as it’s a nice leisurely meal to end the year. Service a tad slow but friendly. A slight mix up with a couple of dishes but this was rectified. This is a pricey place so for us special occasions only....More

Thank Lillies83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here twice in December, both as a couple then again in a group. 1st visit we went for the special which was any 3 tapas for £10.95 each and had mushrooms in garlic/wine, bread with alioli, paella, meatballs, prawns & patas bravas in spicy...More

1  Thank JoJoMo0590
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely staff that went the extra mile to make sure we had a nice time but the food was beyond ok. Basically tasteless or just tasted bad an I love Spanish food.

Thank Malin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a date or for a meal with a group of friends. Beautiful building and really great food, more charisma than any of the chain tapas places.

1  Thank 8unter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here in December all dishes were great just about the right portion size. For meat and fish it was the perfect place to visit..

1  Thank Tim_n_84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Work had the Meal part of our Xmas night out at El Coto where we had Drinks & a Tapas style meal. For the price we paid the valve was spot on, each plate of tapas was to be divided by 4 people and the...More

1  Thank Joe C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well set out restaurant with cubby holes and bigger areas to sit and enjoy your meal. There were 20 of us out for a Xmas come leaving do and this was a good choice for us to visit on a cold Dec evening. A...More

Thank Lesdawsonprudhoe
jobean4, Manager at El Coto, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review we are really happy to hear you enjoyed your evening Kindest regards The El Coto team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 0555
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Authentic Spanish Tapas restaurant serving fresh home cooked food in rustic surroundings. We also have a front bar and outside terrace for the warmer months.
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