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Food Social - CLOSED

The Biscuit Factory | Stoddart St, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
+44 191 260 5411
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CLOSED
Price range: $0 - $81
Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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English first
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

What was called the Food Social is now Artisan .Brilliant food meat is outstanding especially the Sunday lunch roasts .Inventive wine list locally sourced food imaginatively presented and staff who really care about their work. Everything about this jewel on the Newcastle Eating Scene makes you want to return. It

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This is now called the Artisan. The food is delicious and the service is excellent. The restaurant is based in the Biscuit Factory. The restaurant and Art Gallery are an absolute must to visit if you are staying in the area

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

This is a lovely interesting location and the art gallery is terrific. The restaurant is now called ARTISAN and there seems to be a problem on recognition. We had great cocktails - Fog on the Thyme - to be recommended. The cooking is excellent - our veggie friend loved the variety in all the courses he had. The cod cheek... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

held a work event here for 12 people in aprivate dining area, the foor and service was fantastic, the food delicious and the sticky toffee pudding to die for, cant wait to go back

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Food Social did NOT close as mentioned above, but just changed its name. As chef David Kennedy moved on to other things, Andrew Wilkinson, a young award winning chef took the helm. The place got an stylish update and now feels part of The Biscuit Factory Art Gallery. The food is delicious as ever with local products featuring heavily. Try... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
1,018 reviews 1,018 reviews
741 restaurant reviews
544 helpful votes 544 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Still the finest Sunday Lunch in Newcastle with the yummiest desserts you'll ever have the pleasure of. Not much else to say really just book well in advance.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Last time when we came here, we had a lovely time but we left this restaurant for a few months and it seems to have gone down hill a little bit. The steak we ordered was so tough it was too much effort to chew through it. Also the service staff were quite impolite and ignored us on numerous occasions.even... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

This place never disappoints, food always fantastic, started with bread and olives with dukka, then nor shields quay soup, partner had monkfish for main and loved it, beautiful! Had venison for my main and have to say was the best I have ever had, cheese for afters,this is by far one of the best north east restaurants. Would even hold... More

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newcastle, UK
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The service was attentive although one member of staff needs to be a bit more refined as she 'threw' the dessert cutlery onto the table and plonked the dessert plates more clumsily than a hippopotamus. I had the venison pie with buttery greens - it was A LOT of meat for a pie and the greens were watery not buttery.... More

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UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Good local ingredients, decent vegetarian choices, good atmosphere. Friendly and helpful staff. All my party enjoyed it.

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Additional Information about Food Social

Address: The Biscuit Factory | Stoddart St, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
Phone Number: +44 191 260 5411
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 81
Cuisine: British

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