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Bistro 23

23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 1665 830393
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meringue” (17 reviews)
“beef” (26 reviews)
“lobster” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thank you once again to Anna & Alistair for a wonderful evening. Have dined here numerous times and the food and service is always brilliant. I always recommend this fabulous place, but be sure to book well in advance!

Thank HarveyRoberts
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is opposite St John the Baptist church, and benefits from such a position as the food is heavenly ! The menu is quite small, but that’s in the restaurants favour as they have some spectacularly well cooked dishes which they are clearly very...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m so pleased I followed my friends advice and switched our dinner reservations to Bistro 23. For to have missed dining here would have been a huge mistake. From the moment we arrived we were expertly looked after by owners, who are both charming and...More

Thank NewcastleFussy1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic ambience, warm welcome. Northumbrian beef and the Lamb shank were absolutely superb. A great hideaway with fantastic menu and service. Only constructive criticism would be the wine list. Some great wines however only the Spanish house wine is available by the glass...

Thank mdtheduke
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in on a cold but sunny Sunday morning for a welcomed coffee and scone's. Nicely furnished, clean and staff friendly. Coffee and scone's spot on - would highly recommend.

Thank Steve_Ellwood_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with my wife and 12 week old daughter for coffee and cake. Staff very lovely, pleasant and knowledgeable, prices were fair, atmosphere was pleasant. Good selection of gluten-free options as well which gave choice for the coeliac member of our party. Will...More

Thank arthrodesis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous meal here on Saturday evening. All beautifully cooked and presented, great welcome from the team. Slightly restricted wine list but served our needs. Really enjoy coming here and never disappointed. Need to book though!

Thank SaraHitchin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat at lunchtime on Tuesday and specifically wanted somewhere that had gluten free food in their menu. After searching the web in and around places we've been before Bistro 23 came up trumps. On a horribly cold and windy...More

Thank IanWarne_12
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch after a fabulous game of golf at Alnmouth - what a little gem! Great seafood platter but the star of the show was the warm freshly baked scone and tea!

Thank DRC7070
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous meal!!! Such a lovely couple who make you feel very welcome.. food was lovely and very reasonable!

Thank ifranckeiss
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Questions & Answers
19 April 2016|
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Response from AGR1967 | Property representative |
I am sorry that we were closed when you called . As a tearoom we open every day except Tuesday's ( every day during school holidays) weekdays 11-4.30 & weekends 10.30-4. We are open in the Bistro Wednesday's & Saturday's 7pm... More
13 October 2015|
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Response from AGR1967 | Property representative |
Hi Kate.Thank you for your enquiry- I am sorry but we aren't open on New Year's Eve .We will be open on Wednesday & Saturdays either side of Christmas & new year.I hope you enjoy your new year in Alnmouth. Regards Anna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Alnmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 830393
We serve breakfast, fresh coffee, homemade cake,light lunches & afternoon tea in the Tea room and evening meals on certain evenings in The Bistro (depending on time of year).Please ring for our opening hours .
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