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The Biscuit Factory

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The Biscuit Factory is the UK’s largest independent commercial art, craft & design gallery set in the heart of Newcastle’s cultural quarter. Housed in a former Victorian warehouse, our beautiful gallery spaces are set over two floors and display a...more
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16 Stoddart Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
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+44 191 261 1103
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Reviewed today via mobile

The cafe at the Biscuit Factory never disappoints, it’s a popular venue, hence the major expansion during the last year. The inside space has been enlarged and there is a large outside terrace which on the day of our visit was very busy. We had...More

Thank ELIZABETH B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took an elderly relative here for lunch at her suggestion whilst visiting Newcastle and it was a very pleasant experience. An excellent lunch in the café was followed by a walk around the various exhibits. Highly recommended!

Thank valweedon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with my family and had a most amazingly good meal here. I'm sorry to say I have forgotten what we had. I should have written this review a year ago. What I can say is try it you won't be disappointed.

Thank Roderick L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd never been to the gallery before but popped in while exploring Newcastle's Great Exhibition. There is a great range of art available for all tastes and price ranges!

Thank Martin N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off here on the Hop on Hop Off bus. Glad I did, really enjoyed it. Some interesting art. Wish I could have spent more time. Friendly staff and the café/restaurant looked worth a visit.

Thank janiceheadrick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The art in this gallery is beautiful and is worth a visit. I just wanted to buy everything here, after wandering around for a bit!

Thank bluescarlett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in to the Biscuit factory to catch up with friends had coffee and cake, very large slices but unfortunately not much to choose from as it was after 3 on Friday afternoon. Good views over the city and if the weather is fine you...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been multiple time to not only see the art but also in the cafe and restaurant. They always have incredible and unusual art pieces as well as a lovely array of jewellery that make nice gifts. The cafe and restaurant also have a...More

Thank Abbie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building conversion and the use of hanging walls to make a flexible space is a work of art in itself and worth the visit in it's own right. Most of the works on display however seemed to me rather slick and devoid of content...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could spend hours in here just browsing and admiring the paintings, sculptures, crafts, etc. Great for buying a special gift and the cafe is fab. Lots of veggie and vegan alternatives and a great view.

Thank robsonmccabe
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Hi there, There are many ways to reach us... 1. 10/15 minute walk along New Bridge Street turning left opposite the tanners Pub and over a small footbridge and we are on the right. 2. Metro to Manors station (on new... More
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