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Bistro Forty Six

46 Brentwood Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3DH, England
+44 191 281 8081
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“belly pork” (27 reviews)
“sea bass” (28 reviews)
“steak” (43 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
46 Brentwood Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3DH, England
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81 - 90 of 381 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2016

We visited Bistro Forty6 on a Tuesday evening and we were not disapointed. The atmosphere was very welcoming with cool lighting and blackboards displaying the specials for starters, mains and vegetarian dishes. We had a variety of dishes - I had the scallops and pork...More

Thank El_Duce83
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Took my girlfriend for a meal after reading a very good review in the journal. I must say it did not disappoint! A warm friendly atmosphere with attentive waiting staff, we even got a welcome from the head chef, Max. We had scallops and pheasant...More

1  Thank Ben D
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Four of us went on a Friday evening. It's a small restaurant and all tables were taken at some point during the evening. I had the hot crispy mackerel and the other had scallops. The scallops looked a bit small, but the girls said they...More

2  Thank Barbara2104
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Already this place has exceeded my expectations and I haven't even eaten there yet! I had booked a table for Saturday 13th February for Valentines with my partner. Unfortunately I managed to contract flu like symptomns meaning it wouldn't have been enjoyable for us both...More

3  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Went for a family meal on Sunday and chose Bistro forty6 as heard that it had recently changed hands. Even though it only seats a small amount of diners there was plenty of space between tables and so did not feel crowded. The service was...More

Thank Naomi A
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

I visited this lovely Bistro for Sunday lunch with family. The inside has been decorated since I last visited and it looks much cleaner and more modern (the wine glass chandelier is a great touch!) Our table had a mix of starters from fishcakes, soup...More

Thank Espresso_martini
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

For a small 30 seater this restaurant has changed hands more times than the liberal leadership but low and behold these guys are in for the long haul at last! 3 of us had 9 different courses and every one was first class. Go!

Thank thefooddood
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Small intimate restaurant with game based menu.Locally sourced meat and good wine list and offering unusual variety of bottled beers. Staff very friendly and proficient.Food was well cooked, plentiful and presented lovely.

1  Thank Ashley B
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch with family, everything was superb, great service and the food was very well done, I can fully recommend this place. Prices very good for the quality.. Do yourself a favour and take alook

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

'MY normal meal choices were not on the menu....however I chose scallops then steak and they were divine. Fab food and lovely staff. Definitely recommend a meal there.

1  Thank Wendy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$96
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Brentwood Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 3DH, England (Formerly Bruges)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 281 8081
  • E-mail
A modern European bistro with an intimate atmosphere and friendly staff. We source local game, seafood and vegetables for our seasonal and changing menu. Tuesdays to Sundays all-time classics are served up alongside delicious daily specials. Lunchtime and early evening fixed price menus are complemented by a seasonal A la Carte. Sunday is dedicated to traditional roast dinners and Tuesday night is all about steak - Two dine for £27.95 with drinks.
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