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Dacantus

30-32 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6AE, England
+44 191 261 8111
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (74 reviews)
“suckling pig” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
30-32 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6AE, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although I have eaten here this is a drinks only review. Small place so seats are often at a premium but I often try to sit at the bar. Great atmosphere and great staff who know their stuff. Simply put Dacantus serves the best gin...More

Thank Justine1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have just had lunch for the first time at one of our favourite bars. It has to be by far one of the best meals we've had all year! Service ( as always) amazing ; we just have to work out when we can return......More

Thank MichaelB028
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always amazing, if any friends visit from outside of Newcastle this is the first place I think of to take them. Drink selection is second to none, service is amazing and food namely Spanish tapas is really good. I totally recommend it.

Thank Alison C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of gins and food to choose from. The food was basic and not well presented. Good amount of choice for gluten free food.

1  Thank Alice D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You practically need a gin and tonic just to sip as you look at their cocktail menu deciding which one you want! So much choice and all so yummy. I just wish they would have a happy hour or reduce the cost of the drinks...More

Thank LoveLifeLoveChampers
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Vegetarian tapas was horrible had to get a knife to cut it. Took ages for it to arrive at the table. Waiter apologised and offered an alternative delclined as on my way home. Shame usually rate this place 5 stars and it wasn't even busy...More

Thank spencemrsangelas
Reviewed November 16, 2017

We visited for a surprise birthday lunch and arrived at around 12.30pm, we had a table booked for 1pm and as there arent too many seats I would advise anyone going to pre-book to ensure a seat. We were given a lovely welcome by the...More

1  Thank scallyally
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

The bar is small and gets crowded easily so if you can get a seat great, otherwise you will be pushed and shoved Bar staff are great and will talk you through the extensive drinks menu Drinks are expensive but gorgeous. It’s always a go...More

Thank nicholahall
Reviewed October 19, 2017

This is by far my favourite place to go in Newcastle. The drinks are always amazing and I love the fact you get a little tapas dish with every drink, a brilliant touch! I have always found the service to be spot on and staff...More

Thank Claire O
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

We were in Newcastle visiting family and wandered into town looking for a small authentic place for lunch rather than the chain restaurants, we stumbled across this place and so glad we did, we had a fabulous afternoon, lucky to get a table for a...More

1  Thank Scott_Kate
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Aniqa R
July 1, 2017|
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Response from lynn g | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know. Give them a ring. They're really helpful 😃
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Cfairley01
May 12, 2016|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Oh I'm not sure , contact them , they are very friendly and I'm sure they will help you .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30-32 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 8111
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