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Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle

104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX, England
+44 191 245 5000
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (44 reviews)
“soup” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX, England
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101 - 110 of 486 reviews

Reviewed 8 January 2017

First time visit for Sunday lunch today and it was lovely. The starters on the chefs table are lovely and were my favourite part. Unlimited visits meant we could try lots of different things and they were all lovely. Had Angus for the main course...More

Thank ghwright68
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Dear ghwright68, Thank you for taking the time to review Chez Mal Newcastle following your visit for Sunday Brunch. We pride ourselves on offering a great selection from the chef's table and it's fantastic to read that you enjoyed this so much. It was also...More

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had Christmas Day lunch in this restaurant at a total cost of 89.90 per person. It included Christmas crackers in that price....how lucky do you get.!!! Food was average ...hotel entrance was quite average and dowdy. Glass partition around our table...More

Thank grarory
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Dear grarory, Thank you for taking the time to review Chez Mal Newcastle following your recent visit for Christmas Day lunch. I was dissapointed to read that the ambience was not to your liking. Our music playlist is provided and controlled centrally and is played...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Had a family Christmas meal here last night. Unfortunately, I do not have a lot of positives to say apart from the young lady who first took our order, however, her shift came to an end and she had to leave us. The food was...More

1  Thank Trevor M
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Dear Trevor M, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review from your recent visit to Chez Mal Newcastle. I was dissapointed to read that on this occassion you found both the food and service to be poor in comparison to your...More

Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Took 6 customers and a colleague for dinner and all 8 of us had a terrible meal.... Service was great and ambience very good but the food disastrous! Summary: tuna tartare was tasteless Pakora was greasy and soggy Beef rib for 2 was like a...More

1  Thank HoochieKoochie
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Dear HoochieKoochie, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback following your recent visit to Chez Mal Newcastle. I was pleased to hear that you enjoyed the drinks in our bar but I was dissapointed to read that the food you ordered was...More

Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic 3 course meal here overlooking the Quayside. Not the easiest place to get to from the city centre, but well worth the trip for the chocolate honeycomb mousse alone! Don, our waiter, was attentive throughout the meal and treated us to a...More

1  Thank Bpuckering
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Dear Bpuckering, Thank you for your kind review. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your dining experience here at Chez Mal Newcastle and that Don looked after you so well. I will be sure to let Don know. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 11 December 2016

I had an excellent Christmas lunch with a group of friends on 1.12.16 in the Brasserie. I had arranged this in advance, before we went to a concert later that evening. I was hoping the occasion would be a good one for us. I was...More

Thank sandnewcastle
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2016

Dear sandnewcastle, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review following your recent visit to Chez Mal Newcastle. It is always a pleasure to read that our guests leave happy and to hear that both the food and service was appreciated...More

Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We visited for a Christmas Sunday lunch and it was lovely. The food was brilliant, well priced and plentiful. The lunch consisted of 4 courses, soup and a buffet style starter of mussels, meats and cheese. The roast beef dinner was beautiful, the desserts are...More

Thank Tom T
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Dear Tom T, Thank you for such a wonderful review. It is always encouraging to the team to hear that their hard work is recognised. I will ensure that Tessie and the kitchen team read your kind words. We very much look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016

4 of us had Sunday lunch which was very good value. There was an excellent buffet starter with an amazing choice or soup was on offer. One of our party had vegetarian and another fish - both apparently delicious. Two of us had roast beef...More

Thank ADiscerningReviewer
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Dear ADiscerningReviewer, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your positive review following your visit for Sunday Lunch. I'm sorry we were unable to provide the roast at your desired cooking temperature. The next time you come to visit just let one of...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I visited the Malmaison Brasserie with my Fiancee and had a fantastic night. The food was first class and we were looked after in style by Don and Piera. We ate from the festive menu and would highly recommend a visit. we will definitely be...More

Thank Dave J
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Dear Dave J, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review following your recent visit to Chez Mal Newcastle. I was delighted to hear that Don & Piera looked after you so well and you enjoyed our festive menu. I will...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016

Went here for a business event and a further business meeting. Had an insipid meal, dull and over priced. There are simply a lot better places to eat in the area and with a better atmosphere. Good for private dining mind you and internally its...More

Thank Kevin P
Chris L, Manager at Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison - Newcastle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Dear Kevin P, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback following your recent visit to Malmaison Newcastle. I was dissapointed to hear that you found your meal to be insipid, dull and overpriced. I would be interested to know which options you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$34 - US$47
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 245 5000
Description
Sleek and seductive, Malmaison offers a daringly fashionable setting for sampling sumptuous flavours. Committed to serving the highest quality ingredients, Malmaison sources honest produce from treasured suppliers, and crafts a cutting-edge reinvention of favourite regional recipes. Offsetting the chic dining room, a cosmopolitan bar serves freshly shaken cocktails and an eclectic selection of smooth world wines.
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