The Best Restaurants In Heaton, Newcastle

Kalpana Satish

When you’re done with Tyneside’s bigger sights, sounds and flavours, why not head over to the lesser-known neighbourhood of Heaton, where interesting little restaurants, cafes and gastro joints serve a creative array of food. Here’s our guide to some of the best venues in Heaton, Newcastle.

Hotspur Street in Heaton, Newcastle

1. La Vita

La Vita

La Vita serves authentic Italian food. The owner Mario, has been working on perfecting his culinary skills for the past 30 years.

La Vita, 210 Heaton Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5HP, United Kingdom, +44 191 265 0044

2. Sambuca Pavilion

Restaurant, Italian

Sambuca Pavilion has been stirring up some of the finest Italian food in the local area since first opening its doors. The food offered is so good that customers even demanded an opening of a second restaurant just down the street! Prices are modest and the amazing tastes capture the essence of Italy.

3. Moti Jheel

Moti Jheel

Moti Jheel is Heaton’s number one stop for Indian food: inexpensive, quick and tasty. Travel to the exotic destination of India all with just one bite of this one’s spice-laden curries and sides.

Moti Jheel, 38 Station Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1QD, United Kingdom, +44 191 285 4445

4. The Naked Deli

Deli, British, Healthy

Naked Deli serves meals made only from fresh ingredients. At the Deli, customers won’t find a single processed ingredient in their meal. From grass-fed meats to free-range chickens to organic eggs, everything is locally gathered and raised for the best taste. You can have anything from fresh-pressed juices to breakfast items, main entrees, sweet treats or even dive into their suggested cleanse or health regime.

5. Butterfly Cabinet

Cafe, Diner, British, Vegetarian

Classic fish and chips
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At Butterfly Cabinet everything from the recipes to the ingredients is crafted in-house. Started by a small group of friends who shared a strong passion for cooking, the Butterfly Cabinet aims to serve New York-style diner foods as well as classical dishes that represent the local culture. What’s more, most nights customers can enjoy entertainment such as comedy shows while dining.

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