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25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 610661
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
European, Eastern European, Central European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed February 7, 2016

We are just back from a Sunday visit. We used al a carte. Menu. Such a good choice. Food excellent service first rate. Will definitely visit again.

Thank darylld123
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

We visited Danube with friends for a Thursday lunch get together and we could not fault the restaurant or staff from start to finish. Danube has a warm and welcoming atmosphere and a comfortable layout with plenty of space between tables. The menu is well...More

Thank Kit W
Reviewed January 28, 2016

Where do you take elderly parents for superb family dinner celebration, with easy access local parking, familiar classical music they love, exquisite food cooked to their personal preferences and staff are genuine caring considerate and non hassling???? Quite simply the Danube Newark ....thank you for...More

Thank donna_paver66
Reviewed January 18, 2016

Very impressed with the meal we had last Thursday evening. Lovely furnishings and decor with pictures on the wall and classical music playing in the background, white table cloths etc - this is what eating out should be like! We enjoyed a great 3 course...More

Thank Mike N
Reviewed January 9, 2016

We were in Nottinghamshire visiting family, just before Christmas, and wanted to eat out in Newark and try something different. The Danube offers that, with its range of dishes based on the cuisines of Eastern and Central Europe (they also do more familiar options, if...More

1  Thank andyphil2015
Reviewed January 3, 2016

We went for a meal for 2 just before Christmas, so there were large parties present which meant noise levels were quite high. But the service was exceptional. The food would probably get a 4/5, but due to the uniqueness of the place I scored...More

1  Thank Olivia M
Reviewed December 27, 2015

We decided to visit the Danube with friends for a pre Christmas meal. There was a Christmas menu as well as the normal menu. For starters I had Homemade Frickadellen, A delicious large meat ball cooked with minced pork and beef, garlic, parsley and bread...More

1  Thank sherwoodtravellers
Reviewed December 25, 2015

Have just returned from having Christmas Day Lunch and have to say it was a good experience. The restaurant being small seemed very intimate and the music pleasant and not too loud. The staff very good and attentive and the food absolutely delicious, not a...More

1  Thank aew_1
Reviewed December 22, 2015

We came here after visiting family in the town, and were met with a friendly welcome. As the name suggests, the food is typical of that along the River Danube, including dishes from Germany, Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Bulgaria among others, and the wine list also...More

1  Thank asahartz
Reviewed December 22, 2015

We hadn't visited for a while and recently decided to take a day trip to Newark and of course we had to visit the Danube again. We were not disappointed. They have redecorated which looks great and altered access around the dinning area a little...More

1  Thank Lynn G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England (Formerly The Danube)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 610661
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Delicious home cooked central and south eastern European cuisine using quality, local ingredients wherever possible. We're passionate about offering choice, excellent service and great value. Visit Danube Cafe & Restaurant the next time you're in Newark and enjoy great food and customer service! Take the time to relax in our lounge while admiring the majestic Newark castle!
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