A restaurant with an amazing view can elevate a dining experience from a mediocre event to the most memorable meal you’ve ever enjoyed. Whether you prefer looking out over our fantastic coastline or taking in the city’s famous silhouette, here’s a guide to my favourite North East restaurants with simply stunning views.
Address: Quay Road, Blyth, NE24 3PA
What’s On The Menu: Serving breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner with fantastic food at affordable prices for the ultimate dining experience.
About The View: Situated on the riverside in Blyth, Caboose offers fantastic views of the harbour and pier.
Colman’s Seafood Temple, South Shields
Address: Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD
What’s On The Menu: Colmans Seafood Temple is a family orientated seafood restaurant serving the finest coastal cuisine.
About The View: Panoramic views of Sandhaven beach.
The Botanist, Newcastle
Address: Monument Mall, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 7AL
What’s On The Menu: Food inspired by the deli, rotisserie and grill.
About The View: The best way to see the historic Grey Street which is renowned for its beautiful Georgian architecture and has been named as one of the most instagrammed streets in the UK.
Gino D’Campo, Newcastle
Address: River View, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3BE
What’s On The Menu: Serving real Italian food as it should be.
About The View: With a huge contemporary terrace overlooking the iconic River Tyne and it’s bridges.
The Jolly Fisherman, Craster
Address: Haven Hill, Craster, Northumberland, NE66 3TR
What’s On The Menu: At The Jolly Fisherman you will find a wide selection of fresh catches on the menu as well as pub classics and a selection of vegetarian dishes.
About The View: Showcasing one of Northumberland’s most iconic destinations, enjoy the picturesque Northumberland fishing harbour of Craster and the imposing ruins of Dunstanburgh Castle.
Address: Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool, TS24 0XZ
What’s On The Menu: Portofino mixes Italian, Mediterranean and North African cuisines to serve a delicious combination of Pizzas, Pastas, Fish, Poultry, Steaks and Tagines.
About The View: Located on the Historic Quay, Portofino overlooks Hartlepool’s iconic landmark, HMS Trincomalee and the popular Marina.
Address: King Edward’s Bay, Tynemouth, NE30 4BY
What’s On The Menu: Fabulous fish, locally caught and simply served
About The View: Situated on the beach at King Edward’s Bay under Tynemouth Priory.
Six @ Pier Point, Sunderland
Address: Marine Walk, Roker, SR6 0PP
What’s On The Menu: Luxury charcuterie.
About The View: Awesome beachfront location overlooking Roker Pier.
Tomahawk @ The Boat Club, Durham
Address: Elvet Riverside, Durham, DH1 3AF
About The View: Situated on the bank of the river Wear this 500 year old building offers panoramic views of the medieval Elvet Bridge and the traditional City of Durham.
The View, Tynemouth
Address: Longsands Beach, Tynemouth, NE30 4JA
What’s On The Menu: Seafood, pizza and burgers.
About The View: Situated on Longsands Beach with panoramic views of our beautiful coastline.
Have you enjoyed a meal while taking in any of the views listed above? Let me know in the comments.