Newcastle is the perfect haven for students who enjoy the luxury of eating out. Jam-packed with café’s, deli’s and independent restaurant’s alike, the Toon has something for everyone!
Olive and Bean – If you’re longing for tasty and nutritious lunch, Olive and Bean is the place for you. Their extensive menu of sandwiches, salads, mezze platters and herbal teas, you will definitely leave you spoilt for choice! Served on ceramic plates and surrounded by a jungle of plants, it’s the perfect spot to catch up with some friends or catch up on your studies. In the mood for something sweet? They also have an extensive range of cakes and tray-bakes for those with a sweet tooth!
ZAAP – Teleport yourself to the streets of Thailand and indulge in some authentic street food in one of Newcastle’s quirkiest Thai restaurants. The picture-perfect décor will definitely merit an Instagram shot and their funky cocktails and generous portions will leave you content and full for the whole evening. Situated next to The Gate – it is the perfect location to catch a movie or play a game of space golf after.
Fat Hippo – Founded in the North East, Fat Hippo offers a range of famously delicious and HUGE burgers. Get your hands dirty and treat yourself to a classic American-style burger – or challenge your taste buds with a peanut butter and jam option. Fear not veggies and vegans, as there are plenty of scrumptious options for you too!
Cake Stories – In the heart of Jesmond situated in a hub of deli’s and café’s stands Cake Stories. Their range of cakes and treats change daily, so you’ll always be torn on what to have! No matter what your taste buds fancy, there will always be something for you to enjoy in-house or take home…or both!
Quilliam’s – Whether you’re filling up for your lectures or recovering from a night of partying, Quilliam’s café is the perfect spot for breakfast. The old-school café have their own bespoke twist on a classic fry-up which includes homemade baked beans - along with many other tasty options to choose from. They even host movie showings of old classic Hollywood films – so keep your eyes peeled for upcoming events!