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Reza Restaurant

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87 Westgate Road | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AE, England
019 1221 2500
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely waitress, lovely food

Smiling welcoming waitress, food came at right time, lovely food (one of those meals where you wish you'd had everyone's meal). Quiet, pleasant ambience - I must come again soon. Extremely good value - half the price of a previous meal in Newcastle.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Saltburn by the Sea, United Kingdom
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Exeter
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58 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

I visited with a colleague one midweek evening. It was very quiet and so lacked atmosphere. The waitress was efficient but not particularly attentive considering how few tables were occupied. We had starters and main courses from the extensive menu. I found the food a little bland but it was well cooked and of good quality. With drinks our bill... More 

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Saltburn by the Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Smiling welcoming waitress, food came at right time, lovely food (one of those meals where you wish you'd had everyone's meal). Quiet, pleasant ambience - I must come again soon. Extremely good value - half the price of a previous meal in Newcastle.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

What a lovely waitress served us, we felt very welcomed. She was genuinely interested in knowing what we thought of the dishes we chose. The value for the food was extremely good and if you are looking for something a bit different, this is an excellent place to go. The flavours were delicious.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

its the average type of Persian restaurants a bit on the pricey range but it has all the variety of Persian food needed,the atmosphere is good and so is the staff.it needs to improve its taste for this price but still i would recommend it.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We went on a Friday night. There were two large groups, which meant it was pretty busy. The staff were full of smiles and very friendly. Very much enjoyed the food. Lots of different aubergine dishes available for starters. I particularly enjoyed the Persian casserole (I forget its name) - the lamb was so tender it fell to bits.

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went here on the advice of trip advisor and it lived up to expectations. An excellent meal, very reasonably priced. It tasted just like the real thing. The place was busy and there was only one person serving so the service was a bit slow, but definitely worth it.

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The food was delicious, especially the aubergine dip. We enjoyed it so much we came back two nights later. Friendly and quiet. Alcohol is available, and the service was superb.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Visited the Reza for the second time and really enjoyed our food. Four of us shared a combi stater witch was served with warm flat breads - everyone agreed that is was very tasty. We all chose different mains including lamb, stews and chicken kebabs and everyone cleared their plates. The Reza manage to serve excellent rices dishes flavoured with... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

There are two Persian restaurants in Newcastle and both are great, but this one is my favourite. The food is so delicious and I have tried a few dishes, but the fesenjan is so far my favourite. The menu offers a lot of choice, and if you've never had Persian food before it may be difficult to choose, but I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This was a lovely restaurant that we tried out. Atmosphere in the restaurant was lovely and staff were welcoming and friendly. Food is wonderful and cooked to perfection. We had dolmas for starter which was wonderful and for main I had lamb with saffron rice and lentil which was nice. Lamb was cooked to perfection and rice was lovely with... More 

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Additional Information about Reza Restaurant

Address: 87 Westgate Road | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AE, England
Phone Number: 019 1221 2500
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Persian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 87 Westgate Road | Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: 019 1221 2500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Persian
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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