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Caffe Vivo

29 Broad Chare | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DQ, England
+44 191 232 1331
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
29 Broad Chare | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DQ, England
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1 - 10 of 435 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have already reviewed this restaurant where I spoke highly of the food quality and the excellent service. Nothing changed on this visit on a very busy Friday evening. As previously the food quality was excellent and the service was impeccable. This is not a...More

Thank Noirtier
Reviewed 1 week ago

Weeat here whever we are going to a play in the Live Tehatre and we have never had less than an excellent menu. Fresh fish and game served in a variety of italian styles make the selection of food different each time we visit.

Thank Noel J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit to this restaurant for a business meeting and while all the staff were highly efficient and friendly the food is it worth the price? Starter of 5 grilled prawns in chilli and garlic butter £11 followed by fish stew £20. Don't get me...More

Thank saintee56
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I booked at the restaurant for two and had to switch up to three at the last minute. The restaurant was fully booked but they squeezed us in. I was surprised to discover Tuesday was half price night! Of course the place was packed. Despite...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

A great meal here, particularly enjoyed the antipasti meat platter to begin with. Followed by a very tastey steak. Only criticism would be was that the atmosphere was quite dead!

Thank Ellie H
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This is my favourite Italian restaurant in Newcastle. The food is authentic Italian, great flavours, fresh ingredients and staff that know about the menu on offer that day. Always a warm welcome from the staff, daily specials and a contemporary setting. I particular like the...More

Thank MRL05
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were a party of 6 celebrating a Birthday. We had booked beforehand so there was no problem with getting a table. The welcome wasn't particularly warm. The menu choices were on the predictable side and after some debate, we all chose from the pre-set...More

Thank TheOutsider55
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was our second visit ever to Caffe Vivo. Our first visit had been much enjoyed and this experience was just as good. We chose the 3 course set menu at £20.50 and my main course (hake) and dessert (soft meringue and strawberries) were both...More

Thank Noirtier
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A nice looking little restaurant near the law courts, as I was in the area and quite hungry I gave it a try. Pleasant greeting on entry and seating straight away to my table of choice as not many in for lunch on this visit....More

Thank ianm79
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This busy place is one from the ubiquitous Leybourne stable, and like most things he attempts, this fits the bill for those wanting an Italian inspired informal meal. The place was busy with a clientele primarily drawn from the "smart casual" middle age group and...More

Thank jaj0409
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Broad Chare | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DQ, England
  • Public Transportation: Manors
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 1331
  • E-mail
Description
Italian at heart, the mood at the Quayside Caffe Vivo is lively, the style relaxed. Cafe by day, simple supper place at night, it's food is honest, joyful and full of sunshine.
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