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Cafe Bleu - CLOSED

14 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1BG, England
+44 1636 610141
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
Feb 18, 2015
“cafe bleu, newark on trent RIP”
Nov 22, 2014
“It has shut down.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1BG, England
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Reviewed January 10, 2013

Excellent food, service and ambience. Not cheap but worth every penny. Have not visited for some time, but with this quality of food and service we will visit again very soon

Thank Steenwit
Reviewed January 5, 2013

delicious food, great service, chairs not that comfy. was expensive but you get your money's worth. not a family-type restaurant but would definitely go again.

Thank maria6259
Reviewed January 5, 2013

We've dined numerous times a Cafe Bleu over the last dozen years or so. I don't think we've ever had a more consistent dining experience anywhere. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, the staff is excellent and the food is always wonderful. We normally dine with...More

Thank Bermudaman
Reviewed December 21, 2012

I came here with family to celebrate a birthday, this restaurant has become a favourite with our family and never fails to disappoint! The Interior is bright and fun, with it decorated for christmas it felt very festive and I love the open fire. There...More

Thank halliwell123
Reviewed December 14, 2012

This is my favourite resturant. We went there at the end of november foe our30th wedding anniversary with our children, never disappointed, the food is fab.

Thank Deirdre P
Reviewed December 1, 2012

Eaten here twice over the last six years and both were amazing!! Very welcoming staff and great surroundings. I see some poeple have moaned about waiting for food but i prefer to enjoy my food and evening rather than been rushed. If you want that...More

Thank RN6982
Reviewed November 25, 2012

Had a lovely meal here,very well cooked and presented.Dissapointed with the service.Waited a long time for order of drinks and food to be taken.We where a group of six,we where never asked if we would like anymore drinks even though we had an empty bottle...More

Thank Jackie G
Reviewed November 22, 2012

Cafe bleu is inviting as you look in from outside. On entering it has a lovely decor, we were greeted by the staff & welcomed by the open fire. After reading the bad reviews I would have to disagree with the slow service-it wasn't even...More

Thank Littleblue100
Reviewed November 12, 2012

As the title says, I had heard great things about Cafe Bleu but had not visited until recently. I had a day to spend in Newark which straddled lunch time and it seemed a perfect opportunity to try this restaurant. There was absolutely nothing wrong,...More

Thank Southwell G
Reviewed November 12, 2012

Had a lovely evening meal here, with a lovely setting right next to the castle. I really enjoyed all of the food, which was cooked to perfection. My only complaint was the service. I found the staff to be slow and un-knowledgeable about the food...More

Thank Linda K
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$7 - $30
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 610141
  • E-mail
Restaurant Cafe Bleu, a unique fine dining restaurant situated next to the remains of the castle on the banks of the river Trent in the thriving market town of Newark upon Trent.With hand painted walls & vibrant canvesses by locally artist restaurant Cafe Bleu is Newarks premier fine dining experience.Using only locally sourced, organic ingredients our team of chefs have developed a menu to inspire the taste buds. Their experience gained from working at Maze in London, Northcote manor & Stapleford park ensure each dish creates truly memorable experience for all our guests.
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