Sunday Lunch At Blackfriars, Newcastle

Sunday Lunch at Blackfriars, Newcastle

  • July 19, 2013

We’ve been meaning to try out Blackfriars’ Sunday lunch ever since it won the impressive accolade of “Best Sunday lunch in Newcastle” this year. As we’ve mentioned before, for one reason or another – we don’t get out for Sunday lunch all that often, after having way too many second rate plates of heat lamp slop. Ravaged and ravenous after a PB in the Great North 10K, a cheeky visit to Blackfriars (NE1 4XN), however, has changed our minds…

Blackfriars Food & Drink Matching Night

  • March 14, 2012

Last week Blackfriar’s Restaurant (NE1 4XN) was kind enough to invite me to one of their themed events – this time a “Food & Drink Matching” night aimed to help guests discover which combinations work best – and why so. Run by restaurant owner himself, Andy Hook, the format of these evenings is very relaxed and informal, so even those who aren’t experts should feel quite comfortable – though being a dedicated foodie helps – there’s some serious food and wine lovers in the room tonight!

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Blackfriars Events 2012

  • January 10, 2012

Blackfriars sent me their events listings for this new year - and what a busy year it is! Apart from their great deal this coming restaurant week - check out the many eats and treats going on throughout this year: Burns Night (25 January, 7pm, ÂŁ30pp) Join Blackfriars for a real ‘earthy’ Burns’ dinner and treat your taste buds to the culinary delights of Scottish inspired cuisine and whisky. Toast one of Scotland’s most famous poets at the restaurant’s hugely…