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46 Dean Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PG, England
+44 191 222 1882
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Dean Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely DELIGHTED with this restaurant? Went with someone whom has been regularly before so, excellent recommendation! My partner is wheat intolerant so already new that this place catered for her. Therefore I did have a little trepidation? Close to the Quayside this place is superbly...More

1  Thank carl_garden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us called in early on Saturday evening without a reservation, which wasn't a problem as it wasn't busy. We initially thought that was a bad sign. However there is loads of choice around Dean Street and it was early. As there is an...More

1  Thank Ted W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having been here several years back and not since, I am pleased to see things haven't changed. Great food, piping hot and quick! Lamb skewers and shredded pork were superb. Spicy, unctuous and plentiful, just how it should be, washed down with Tsingtao, what more...More

1  Thank DamienKeegan
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Absolutely delicious food, good atmosphere, lovely staff. The starters were like. A meal in itself! Tasty, flavourful and well worth the cost. Definitely visit if you love Chinese food👏🏻

2  Thank NewmarketTractorGirl
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Heihei in Newcastle is a culinary delight with little restaurants from many corners of the world. Heihei is a delightful Chinese restaurant and the food is excellent, the service friendly. Always a good sign seeing local Chinese residents dining in a Chinese restaurant. Mid to...More

2  Thank 492xinl
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Got to say we have looked at this restaurant a few times and today called in (wish we hadn't) the service was efficient but without any form of humanity I have had better conversations off the robots at work the food, starters ok and plenty...More

2  Thank fuggles1901
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to pop in last minute on a Saturday night and we're given a table for two no problem at all. We went for the banquet at £22 per head. All the food was very good though the duck with pancakes a little bland....More

Thank Jamnate
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

After a few visit I've managed to get a fairly stable opinion of this place. Although the food is above most average Chinese restaurants in Newcastle, the set menu offers good value for money. But the staff are beyond rude every time. The highlight of...More

Thank Eat_Defeat
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This is a place my friends and I frequently visit and it never disappoints. The seafood here is particularly good and we tried "Flying sea bass" (pictured) on our last visit and it was fantastic. I saw some of the reviews criticize the food by...More

2  Thank Qiyuan Z
Reviewed 24 April 2017

You are never let Down when visiting &eating at this restaurant. The food is ALWAYS GOOD,we have tried various dishes &never been disappointed.The restaurant may be small &sometimes it is difficult to get a reservation because of this,but don't let this put you off trying...More

2  Thank John William P
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Annette W
If I was to come here during the day would I have to book?
10 March 2017|
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Response from Jemma5555 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't think so. Friday and Saturday night yes but week night and daytime you will be fine.
Juls P
Does Hei Hei cater for gluten free?
14 January 2015|
Response from Yoco C |
Yes they are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Dean Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 222 1882
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