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Restaurants to Book for Father’s Day in the North East

Let us guide you through some of the best restaurants to treat dad in the North East this Father’s Day…

Wondering where to take dad this Father’s Day in the North East? We have a few suggestions for that special 16 June…

The Broad Chare

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If a delicious Sunday roast is the way to your dad’s heart, then get ahead of the game and book a table at The Broad Chare – a proper pub serving proper food! It offers all the best bits of a traditional ale house, with a modern twist – and a seriously good Sunday dinner.

Choose from topside beef, shoulder of pork and shoulder of lamb, served with all the trimmings – and a ‘proper’ hand-pulled beer for dad.


The Glass House, Wynyard Hall

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Celebrate Father’s Day at The Glass House, Wynyard Hall. Dine here between 12 and 15 June and dad will be treated to a beer on the house! Set in Wynyard Hall’s stunning Kitchen Garden, this plot-to-plate restaurant is all about championing home-grown produce handpicked from the estate. It’s a real treat for all the family. And the perfect chance to raise a glass to the man in your life!


The Crathorne Arms

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This charming country pub near Yarm is a box-ticker when it comes to feeding the family this Father’s Day. You can guarantee a glorious feast in an enchanting, antique-filled environment.

With Eugene McCoy at the helm, it’s easy to see why this place stands the test of time as a North East favourite. Sundays are always buzzy here – even more so when there’s something to celebrate. Gather the gang and treat dad to something really special.


Mantra Thai

Mantra Thai

Nothing says ‘I love you’ quite like sharing a delicious meal. With stunning views overlooking the River Tyne, Mantra Thai in Newcastle offers a cosy and welcoming atmosphere, perfect for a memorable Father’s Day celebration.

On Sunday June 16, indulge in a special dining experience featuring the restaurant’s renowned ‘Thai Extraordinaire – Special Set Menu’. Tuck into two courses for £29.50 per person. Starters include the likes of Chicken Satay, Thai Fish Cakes, Salt and Chilli Ribs and Prawn Tempura. When it comes to mains, options include the Signature Mantra Chicken Green Curry, Duck in Tamarind Sauce, Massaman Lamb Curry and Garlic and Pepper Chicken to name a few.

Mantra Thai’s hospitality is as famous as its food. The friendly and attentive staff are always ready to make your dining experience enjoyable and memorable, ensuring that no detail is overlooked.


The Bay Horse

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Treat the man in your life to a spot of fine dining with a trip to The Bay Horse. Located in the picturesque village of Hurworth-on-Tees near Darlington, go to this charming country pub for an abundance of flavour-packed dishes including favourites such as grand reserve sirloin, pressed belly pork and pan fried bream. Washed down with a perfectly poured pint, or a bottle of wine.



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NEST is a neighbourhood restaurant born from a shared love of great food and wine. The perfect recipe for treating someone you love this Father’s Day. From its home on Chillingham Road in Heaton, NEST serves up some of the finest Sunday lunch dishes in the region.

Kick things off with starters such as game terrine, tandoori fried chicken and smoked salmon tartare. Feast on mains including low and slow pork belly, veggie haggis fritters and 12-hour braised Northumbrian lamb shoulder, and sweeten the deal with sticky stout pudding, strawberry nest mess and milk chocolate cookie, to name but a few.


*And if you’re looking for what to get your dad for this Father’s Day, make sure to check our gift guide.