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Restaurants to Book for your Graduation Meal in Newcastle

To commemorate the new chapter in every graduate’s life, here are a few restaurants to book for your graduation meal in Newcastle…

It’s that time of the year when graduates will be throwing their hats high in the air and celebrating the start of a new chapter in their lives. An occasion as special as this deserves a venue that will not only deliver scrumptious food but also provide quality service and atmosphere.

So, no more scratching your head, wondering where to take your loved ones for a delicious post-graduation meal, as we’re rounding up some of our favourite restaurants in Newcastle…

Hotel du Vin

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On your graduation day in Newcastle, Hotel du Vin will be offering complimentary glasses of Champagne to toast this joyous occasion. So, don’t miss your chance to sip on some free bubbly.

Their three-course meal is £42.50 per person and includes a glass of champagne, delightful starters, such as Chicken Liver Parfait and Roasted King Scallops; mains of Beef Cheek Bourguignon and Fillet of Sea Bass, and desserts of Crème Brûlèe as well as Apple Tarte Tatin.

With a refined menu like that, you simply can’t go wrong with making Hotel du Vin your home for a couple of memorable hours.

Book your table here.


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Branches will be extending their opening hours and will open on Thursday, 11 and Thursday 18 July, from 12 pm to 2 pm to celebrate your special day with you.

Whether you’re congratulating a loved one on completing their degree or marking your own academic achievements, Branches is the perfect place to host your graduation celebration. Their intimate, stylish dining room provides an elegant setting to toast your hard work and bright future.

Branches offer a variety of dining menus that can be tailored to your tastes and budget. From a casual cocktail reception to a multi-course seated dinner. This, and an option to have a private event space that can accommodate up to 20 guests.

Book your table here.

Jesmond Dene House

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With a specially curated Graduation menu, Jesmond Dene House will be a fabulous venue for any graduate’s special day.

With a glass of fizz on the house, their two-course menu is £35 per person, and the three-course menu is £40 per person. Their menu offering includes delicious bites such as Rare Onglet Steak, Twice Baked Cheddar and Spinach Souffle and Vanilla Crème Brûlée.

The Graduation Menu is available between 8 and 19 July.

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The Hudson

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Located just a short walk from the train station, The Hudson is a luxurious restaurant with a sophisticated atmosphere, offering graduation celebrations from 8 until 19 July.

Continue the celebration with your friends and family with a two-course meal for £17.95, and a three-course meal for £21.95. The Hudson will also be gifting a complimentary bottle of Prosecco to advanced bookings of groups of six.

A quick look at their menu promises mouth-watering goodies. Some of them include Baked Potato Tots, Tiger Prawn and Chorizo Spaghetti and Rich Dark Chocolate Tart among many others. With an extensive menu, it is sure to cater to even the pickiest of eaters.

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Celebrating a special occasion at 21 is always a good idea. The restaurant prides itself on delivering full-of-flavour meals, embracing each season and its ingredients.

Whether you’re craving a juicy Filet Mignon or a Filet of Halibut, 21 has got you and your loved ones covered. With service as exceptional as their food, a memorable post-graduation afternoon is guaranteed.

Don’t forget to wash it all down with their wide selection of drinks. From refreshing whites to rich reds, and delightful bubbly.

Book your table here.

Mantra Thai

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Mantra Thai is the perfect choice for those who enjoy a feel-good, comforting meal when it comes to celebrating!

Choose from options such as Chicken with Cashew Nuts, Thai Style Beef in Oyster Sauce, Thai Style Sweet and Sour Chicken, and Lamb Shank in Panang Curry, and that’s just a few of them!

Mantra Thai’s friendly and outstanding service will elevate your graduation meal and make this joyous occasion that much more special.

Book your table here.

If You’re Looking to Venture Out a Little Further…

The Glass House at Wynyard Hall

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The Glass House, located within the beautiful grounds of Wynyard Hall, is set within the fabulous kitchen gardens. Light, airy and organic, it’s the perfect spot to toast to new beginnings.

Their set menu is priced at £27 for a two-course menu and £32 for a three-course menu. But whichever one you opt for, you won’t be disappointed. We recommend Garden Cauliflower Fritter as a starter, Garden Pea & Spring Onion Risotto for the main and Garden Rhubarb Eton Mess for dessert.

Expect scrumptious dishes with the freshest seasonal produce, harvested straight from the kitchen garden.

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Tomahawk Steakhouse Darlington

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If the finest Himalayan salt dry-aged steaks and Wagyu are what you’re dreaming about for your graduation treat, then head on over to Tomahawk Steakhouse located in Darlington.

They have a specifically curated graduation menu, available from 9 July until 18. A quick glimpse into it has our mouths watering with delicious offerings such as Parmo Croquettas for starters, Honey & Chilli Glazed Pork Chop with roasted potatoes, peach and rocket salad, and don’t forget to sweeten the deal with two scoops of Northern Bloc ice cream.

Their three-course meal is £30 and you and your loved ones will get to sip on a complimentary glass of fizz.

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Marco Pierre White Steakhouse

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For timeless English elegance and fabulous meals, consider Marco Pierre White Steakhouse. The menu is curated by Marco himself and one thing is certain – it will not disappoint.

Marco Pierre Steakhouse is located within the beautiful city of Durham and the restaurant’s interiors will be the perfect backdrop for the most gorgeous photos of you and your family, on your special day.

Whether you feel like trying their finest quality steaks, seafood, or maybe some comfort food such as The American Burger and Classic Macaroni Cheese, each bite will add a perfect touch to your dining experience.

Book your table here.