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The Biscuit Factory

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Sunday morning visit

We love visiting here as there is always a good selection of art. The cafe on the top floor is also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steeler21
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fabulous find

What a great place to wander round and view varied contemporary art, with pieces available for all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WanderingScot_11
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The Biscuit Factory is the UK’s largest independent commercial art, craft & design gallery set in the heart of Newcastle’s cultural quarter. Housed in a former Victorian warehouse, our beautiful gallery spaces are set over two floors and display a...more
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16 Stoddart Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love visiting here as there is always a good selection of art. The cafe on the top floor is also very nice with a lovely selection of fresh quality food. The Jim Moir (Vic Reeves) exhibition is well worth a visit. It will certainly...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place to wander round and view varied contemporary art, with pieces available for all budgets. Beautifully presented and friendly staff . Don't forget to visit the cafe for home baking or a delicious lunch- all homemade and wholesome.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A converted factory now a contemporary gallery near the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. One of (if not ) the best in Great Britain A Great selection of art and craft work all of a high standard. Spend an hour or more browsing then enjoy...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as a family of four. It is free to visit. We all enjoyed a short visit (<1hr); not sure the kids wanted to stay too long. This is a lovely art gallery with a good selection of art; paintings in different styles, jewellery...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this trendy art gallery while staying locally in Jesmond. Well worth a visit for the roof-top cafe and the very good art.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Globetrotter771
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Gallery that showcases a variety of works. Lovely setting and clean toilets and a cafe onsite. There is limited parking at the front of the building.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kateandfemi
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

An excellent light lunch after popping in to have a quick look at the artwork. All based upon a local recommendation from friends and should we be in the area again would certainly call in. The coffee is top notch by the way

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Beefing
Reviewed April 14, 2019

I walked from the city centre to the Biscuit Factory via Quayside - a fair distance, but it was worth it! There's a huge and varied selection of art work to look at and to buy, prints, paintings, sculpture, ceramics and a great range of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jill W
Reviewed April 10, 2019

Popped in here to look at the art work. Staff all very helpful and welcoming. Decided to stop for a light lunch.Food was lovely. I had an artichoke soup that was delicious. Next day popped back to buy a picture and was tempted to have...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 541zenah
Reviewed April 10, 2019

A super visit to a classy place full of beautiful pieces of art of different types. Lovely restaurant

Date of experience: April 2019
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Margaret D
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Response from Rachel B | Property representative |
Hi there, There are many ways to reach us... 1. 10/15 minute walk along New Bridge Street turning left opposite the tanners Pub and over a small footbridge and we are on the right. 2. Metro to Manors station (on new... More
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