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Pani's Cafe Bar

61-65 High Bridge | Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BX, England
+44 191 232 4366
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (77 reviews)
“malloreddus” (12 reviews)
“tiramisu” (22 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
61-65 High Bridge | Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came across this little gem, hidden down a side road off Grey St. Friendly welcome, delicious menu. Proper authentic Italian food at reasonable prices Thank you Patricia

Thank Augusta1966
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been going to Pani’s for years but as I moved away I hadn’t been for a while. My return visit with a friend reminded me why I love this place, great friendly staff and authentic Italian food at affordable prices. I took my husband...More

Thank vixinhaler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely authentic Sardinian food of fantastic quality for a cheap price. I had Roberto’s Fregula as a risotto - it was beautiful, very flavoursome and filling. The service was also outstanding, probably some of the friendliest staff out of any restaurant in Newcastle. Potentially our...More

Thank Aimee W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Panis! I've visited regularly for years and it's always excellent. The staff are some of the friendliest you'll find in any restaurant and the food is delicious. The tiramisu is a particular favourite of mine

Thank caffeinated18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited twice in the last month. Have been a regular customer since Pannis opened 20+ years ago. Very sadly , now feel it has had it's day for the following reasons; staff welcome lukewarm on past 2 occasions food excessively salty refurbishment has quite...More

Thank fitzroyfluff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pani's cafe proposes a really good menu with typical Italian food. Very tasty, big portions, and lovely staff. Never been disappointed! I strongly recommend this place!

Thank mln_u
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic night last night at panis. I've lived in newcastle my whole life and im just sad I've never been here before! The staff are amazing, the best service we've had in a long time! They all look so happy to be there which makes...More

Thank Thenorthernfoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food: out of the ordinary Italian/specials. Top tiramisu- like la Nonna’s. Good service and great atmosphere.

Thank Patchouli13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be sure to make a reservation. The ratings for the quality of the menu are accurate, the food was quite good, but our service was not. To be fair, it was a very busy afternoon when we were there but even allowing for that service...More

Thank GreenSnapdragon
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a fantastic find. From the front it would appear to be quite small, but it is extensive. The staff are very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The food is excellent I had Spezzatino di Carciofi - it was so good I would definitely...More

Thank G D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$7 - $27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-65 High Bridge | Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 4366
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Pani's Café opened January 1995 and run by a family of brothers and sisters. It was one of the first Italian style café in Newcastle. As authentically Italian as you can get without actually going to Italy. In Pani's Café you can find a different menu for day and night and a constantly updated special board. We offer you the chance to experience Italian home cooked food and to savour an authentic Italian coffee in a convivial atmosphere. A little piece of Italy in the heart of a beautiful city!!!
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