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St Aidan Bistro

Seafront | Seahouses, Seahouses NE68 7SR, England
+44 1665 720355
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Seafront | Seahouses, Seahouses NE68 7SR, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent a lovley evening at St Aidan bistro last week. Had a drink to start in the bar with the most fabulous view overlooking the beach. The meal was fantastic, we both had fish, which was cooked to perfection.

Thank ThackerSarah
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went last night having booked a few weeks ago. Previous comments are spot on. Food superb as are the staff. Compliments to the chef for producing an amazing meal which was well presented. I like my food hot and this was the case with our...More

Thank Jasmine S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Reliable as ever ! Fabulous dinner in the Bistro tonight. The smoked haddock rarebit was original and wonderfully tasty. The main course Hake was delicious. Profiteroles to follow were yummy. All in a wonderful location with beautiful views. First class wine and service. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank gill17a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Managed to sit at one of the few tables that had an excellent view. Our meals were nice as was the service.

Thank P1234M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always book a meal st St Aidan’s when visiting Seahouses. The food is always wonderful and the dishes are imaginative and beautifully presented. Excellent value for money. A lovely atmosphere and very attentive staff. Highly recommended

Thank cathy66mg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last Saturday evening for our wedding anniversary. We had a pre dinner drink in the bar which looked out across the sea to the Farne Islands.Binoculars were available if required to view the birds etc. We both took advantage of the location and ordered...More

Thank suzyk423
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bistro is only open on specified evenings and as it is part of The St Aidan Hotel is popular with guests as well as general visitors. As it is popular it is wise to book in advance. The menu isn't extensive (and that's not...More

2  Thank GregoryB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic food, very good and efficient service by friendly staff. Lovely views over the sea and towards Bamburgh castle. We were staying in Seahouses so were able to walk there. Glad that I had booked in advance.

Thank SalandJB
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We ate here on the last evening of our short stay at St Aidan Hotel. It was pretty full as the Bistro is also open to non-residents. Hotel staff are front of house whilst the head chef, James, manages the kitchen. There was a good...More

Thank lidibus
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Pleasant table, attentive staff. Food was presented and well thought out. Much better than other places we ate in in Seahouses.

Thank david g
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October 9, 2017|
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Response from RobandTegan | Property representative |
Our 10% service charge is added to bills, purely on a discretionary basis.
August 3, 2017|
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Response from RobandTegan | Property representative |
Hi Thanks to everyone who answered. We have 2 dog friendly bedrooms, and we can allow dogs in an area of the breakfast room. We are however not dog friendly for our bistro I'm afraid. Many thanks Rob
September 3, 2016|
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Response from RobandTegan | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are known for good portion sizes and great plates of food. Thanks Rob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $32
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seafront | Seahouses, Seahouses NE68 7SR, England (Formerly St Aidan Hotel)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Seahouses
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 720355
  • E-mail
Honest, Northumbrian food, served in a relaxed Bistro, with enviable views up the coast towards Bamburgh and Holy Island
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