We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Grapevine

183 Park View, Whitley Bay NE26 3RE, England
0191 251 3567
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #20 of 110 restaurants in Whitley Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $59
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: We have gained a reputation for offering great quality food prepared by our team of chefs. Our menu is British with Mediterranean influences and combines ingredients from the continent with a modern style of Bistro cooking. Wherever possible we use seasonal produce from local suppliers.
Write a Review

97 reviews from our community

79% Recommend
    46
    31
    13
    5
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Our party of 8 celebrated a family birthday at Grapevine last night. We had a wonderful evening. Food, presentation, service and ambience all excellent. Varied menu with lots of choice, all the courses were beautifully presented and tasted fresh and delicious. Portion sizes were just right and staff were very friendly and courteous. Definitely worth a second visit!

Was this review helpful? Yes
newcastle
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Very happy we decided to try this restaurant, food is excellent and is as good as anywhere in whitley bay, very well presented and a great atmosphere to match! We have ate in most of the best restaurants in the northeast and would highly recommend if your looking for somewhere new! Keep up the good work and we will be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I brought my elderly mother for sunday lunch for the second time in a few weeks. At our first visit we made the mistake of not asking for a small portion for my mother. On that occasion she thoroughly enjoyed her meal but could not eat it all. This time, we asked for a small portion and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I eat here often,and whether its early bird,lunchtime,a la carte,or Sunday lunch, the menus are that bit different to anything offered elsewhere in Whitley Bay/Tynemouth area. Food always of excellent quality and attractively presented. Its a gentle,peaceful place and I find it easy to relax there. Most surprising of all is that it offers VERY GOOD VALUE FOR MONEY, and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My wife and I and another couple share the same wedding anniversary date and for the last few years have gone as a foursome to the Grapevine to celebrate. We went again last night and had an excellent meal, good service in very pleasant atmosphere.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

My partner and I ate here for a birthday celebration on a weeknight. We ordered from the a la carte menu. Restaurant interior was lovely and cosy. Staff were attentive and service was very quick. The food was excellent - very tasty and good portion sizes. We even got given a candle in our dessert! Top quality restaurant. We hope... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

If you want to find a restaurant that looks after you and pulls out every stop to make you welcome this is the place to go. Comfortable sitting area for your drinks while you look at the menu and then spacious dinning area. Food and presentation excellent.t Had friends up from London and they were well impressed by the friendly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newcastle
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We were a group of 9 for the early bird offer. The service was very friendly and efficient despite the large group, and the early bird menu was varied and good. Very pleasant house wine too! With 2 or 3 courses each, coffee, wine and service the bill came in at under £20 a head which I would consider great... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Superb value for money two course menu. We went as a party of eight and service was very good. I would recommend all the starters except ham hock which was the only disappointing starter. Mains were excellent - seafood linguine was delicious packed with a great portion of king prawns. Plenty of choice on the set menu. Surroundings are comfortable... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

First visit since Shaun and Joanne left. Found the atmosphere in the place was very strange. A large arm chair placed in front of the bar/ reception area and our drinks while looking at the menu delivered 10 minutes later from the kitchen! The owner tried very hard to be chatty but quite frankly I found him irritating as we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Grapevine also viewed

Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear
Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear
 
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear
 

Been to Grapevine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Grapevine, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing