Fuel-up and get ready to fly from Newcastle Airport with our guide to the best restaurants, cafes and bars on offer. Use our guide to plan ahead and make departure day even more enjoyable….
Read on to find the best places to eat at Newcastle Airport for you and your party…
Restaurants and cafes at Newcastle Airport
Plan your trip from Newcastle Airport with our guide to restaurants and cafes before and after security.
|Restaurant||Opening times||Before/after security|
|Bar 11||04:00-20:00||After security|
|Beer House||04:00-20:00||After security|
|Burger King||04:00-20:00||After security|
|Cafe Ritazza||04:00-20:00||Before security|
|Flying Hippo||04:00-20:00||After security|
|Upper Crust||04:00-20:00||After security|
Best for: Hungry travellers looking for hearty meal
Take your seat in Bar 11 for a final blast of North Eastern hospitality all served up in an environment that celebrates the region’s sport, music and coastline. Relax in the traditional bar as you enjoy classic pub dishes including burgers, fish and chips and ham, egg and chips.
The Beer House
Best for: Anyone looking for a pint and quick bite to eat
One for lovers of real ale, the Beer House offers a wide selection of beers from the local Banks Brewery and many other popular brands. Food is hand-held, with pulled pork and roast beef stotties with fresh bread brought in fresh from the nearby Geordie Bakers.
Best for: Families and anyone running to a tight schedule
If you’re looking for a fun, informal environment that won’t leave you nervously glancing between your watch and departure screens, Burger King offers fast food that puts you in control as you wait to board. Burgers of all varieties await…
Best for: Travellers who prefer the finer things in life
If you’ve got a passion for fine wines, champagne and locally sourced food, then it’s time to head for the Cabin. Travellers are offered the guarantee of premium service in a ‘first-class environment’, where they can browse the elegant and eclectic menu over selection of cocktails and craft beers.
Best for: Coffee lovers and anyone looking for a light bite
With more than 60 years’ experience of brewing the finest coffee, anyone looking for a shot of the black stuff will find this the perfect refuge from the airport’s hustle and bustle. Take a seat in the warm and welcoming café and choose from a wide range of expertly brewed coffees and freshly prepared food straight from the café’s kitchen.
The Flying Hippo
Best for: Family fun and anyone looking to start the holiday early
Grab a table in this American-style diner and enjoy a menu of burgers, pizzas and slow-cooked pulled pork and briskets. Travellers with young kids should look for the family dining booths with their special Flying Hippo games.
Best for: Great value grab-and-go snacks
It’s the North East’s favourite baker, so make your way to the airport’s very own store that’s located in the main check-in hall next to International Arrivals. Once there, you’ll find the usual selection of freshly baked savouries and value sandwiches alongside a wide range of sweet treats including muffins and iced buns.
Best for: Anyone running to a tight schedule
Priding itself on its fresh produce, Upper Crust bakes and fills its baguettes throughout the day – and guarantees a maximum of three hours on display for added freshness. The chain promises a healthy option, too; with no added fat or sugar and no need for preservatives or additives. Find it in the departure lounge.