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The Biscuit Factory

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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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All reviews for sale on display art gallery great gallery buy art wide range of art local artists upstairs cafe lovely space worth a visit lovely cafe coffee and cake lovely building spend an afternoon great range high standard afternoon tea
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Reviewed yesterday

The Biscuit Factory is the site of a former warehouse and used in the manufacturing of biscuits. Which explains the name. Now it’s a wonderful gallery of the a excellent collection contemporary art and exhibition space. The exhibits are a mix of paintings, arts and...More

Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been here twice yo attend separate functions.Well organised / laid out. Good good and attentive staff

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean and comfortable cafe with great menu. We both had eggs royale which was delicious. Waitress was so friendly asking about our plans for the day. Free tap water a lovely touch. Such a shame it was raining as terrace looks wonderful. We will...More

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 1 week ago

5 of us met today for a lunch/ coffee and chat. There was something on the menu for all including an assortment of milk for lactose free customers We opted for scones and cakes and they didn’t disappoint! The recently refurbished cafe on the top...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe at the Biscuit Factory never disappoints, it’s a popular venue, hence the major expansion during the last year. The inside space has been enlarged and there is a large outside terrace which on the day of our visit was very busy. We had...More

Thank ELIZABETH B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took an elderly relative here for lunch at her suggestion whilst visiting Newcastle and it was a very pleasant experience. An excellent lunch in the café was followed by a walk around the various exhibits. Highly recommended!

Thank valweedon
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Went with my family and had a most amazingly good meal here. I'm sorry to say I have forgotten what we had. I should have written this review a year ago. What I can say is try it you won't be disappointed.

Thank Roderick L
Reviewed September 7, 2018

We'd never been to the gallery before but popped in while exploring Newcastle's Great Exhibition. There is a great range of art available for all tastes and price ranges!

Thank Martin N
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Stopped off here on the Hop on Hop Off bus. Glad I did, really enjoyed it. Some interesting art. Wish I could have spent more time. Friendly staff and the café/restaurant looked worth a visit.

Thank janiceheadrick
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The art in this gallery is beautiful and is worth a visit. I just wanted to buy everything here, after wandering around for a bit!

Thank bluescarlett
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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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