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8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
+44 191 260 2577
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“moussaka” (48 reviews)
“pitta” (27 reviews)
“greek salad” (20 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Smallish Greek place with a decent menu (including vegetarian) and extremely friendly staff. Food was pretty good, price reasonable, would recommend!

Thank Joe E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The staff are amazing so helpful and friendly very attentive, we enjoy coming here for the fact of how small it is not too loud and you get service as if your the only table I. There, ten quite clearly the food is always on...More

Thank Fionaharding19
Reviewed 6 days ago

The street view is very deceiving but when you open the door it is a lovely restaurant and has an additional basement. It is homely, staff seem to genuinely take pride in service. We had an early dinner so some of us had the set...More

Thank hml516
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Decided to get the meze for 2 and so pleased we did. Every dish was so tasty you could not fault it. Came nice and quick and all dishes empty at the end. Perfect meal for my birthday will defo be back here. Waitresses are...More

Thank Claireyhep
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, friendly staff and a reasonable menu, we really enjoyed the evening meal, the wine choice was limited but the atmosphere made up for that.

Thank 332jackc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At last we tried Kafeneon for Saturday lunch and we weren’t disappointed. Service was good and food was tasty . We chose the shared meze platters or 2 and there was more than enough! The meze comprised of houmous, tsatziki , pita bread and salad...More

Thank JenEP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, I found the service excellent. The staff were attentive, without being intrusive. This being the first time I have tried Greek food (I have always been put off, as I hate courgettes and olives which seemed to feature prominently in Greek menus)...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not often that chance leads us to good restaurants. After a few hours visiting Newcastle I stumbled upon Kafeneon and it was a very pleasant surprise. Sheltered from the weather, the restaurant provided a calm and quiet environment where I could rest and...More

Thank André S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my husband and I just fancied something a little different this sunday and were really pleased with our choices. We literally stepped into the little Greek restaurant off the street, with no idea what the food was like. the Food was DELICIOUS, the staff were...More

Thank Crystal94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very impressed with their early dinner deal, 2 courses for £9.90, I had the halloumi starter followed by the beef stifado and both were tasty. Good size portions for the cost, added a large glass of wine and still only paid £14

Thank Irene L
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Tim C
9 March 2018|
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Response from Daniel S | Property representative |
Hi Tim, It should be fine for 2 of you to just turn up at 5pm on a Wednesday. See you soon :)
22 January 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 260 2577
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Friendly family run restaurant, with a warm atmosphere and amazing freshly prepared food. Great for any occasion so give it a try!
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