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26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
+44 191 231 2840
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (128 reviews)
“sea bass” (37 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Italian, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We go out every year for Christmas lunch as a party of about 60 people. Over the years we have avoided booking restaurants, and tended to go to hotels, as they usually struggle to serve 60 people in a timely manner. Not any more. Babucho...More

Thank MillNewcastle
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Myself and some friends from work had our xmas meal here last night😁 we were made wonderfully welcome by the staff who were very attentive on a very busy evening. The food was tremendous particularly my favourite the penne salmone, I was slightly embarrased as...More

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Babucho restaurant in Newcastle. Never been in Newcastle before, first trip over there for business. And our sweet office manager has reserved a table at Babucho. We had a great dinner! Good food, nice drinks, just a great place to be! Love the interior of...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a lovely place . Staff were very friendly and polite . Service was excellent so was the food . Reasonably priced we thought .

Thank DCapstick
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The staff were perfect, the food was the highest standard and the cost, including wine £20 per person.it was a great venue and i will definitely return!

Thank ppauls29
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been here a few times in the afernoon so we decied to go back yesterday afternoon for the Chrismas meal which I must admit was very nice the turkey and the vegetables were also spot on, We even had creamed sprouts which we...More

Thank margaret w
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed across the street in the Vermont hotel so it was walking distance which suited us very well, the staff were very friendly and very accommodating as we hadn’t booked a table but they fitted us in straight away even though the restaurant was...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had heard some great reviews about this place from friends so chose this as the venue for my 40th birthday celebrations with family. Couldn’t fault a single thing with this place. The atmosphere was amazing and the service was outstanding. Onto the food, we...More

Thank Andrea-Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointed. I've been twice in that restaurant and twice I've been disappointed. The quality isn't very good....the staff is friendly and polite.

Thank Kos S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked here for 7 friends tonight for Christmas meal. Fabulous as always! Service exceptional and food amazing. Always bring the girls here for an exceptional night out! As an events co-ordinator I recommend this place to all my contacts. Been here numerous nights and loved...More

Thank janicehX3502IZ
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Questions & Answers
Jessica K
22 June 2017|
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Response from ndw78 | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to dress up to go. On an evening there will be those that are but lunch would be majorly casual
Samantha R
3 June 2017|
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Response from BabuchoPR | Property representative |
It sure is!! we have colouring, kids menu and if they like they can make their own Pizza at the table.
Adam B
15 April 2017|
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Response from easterchick | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plus the quality is great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 231 2840
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