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Wine not? Here are our 4 finest wine bars to visit in Newcastle

It’s English Wine Week, so here are our top drinking destinations for a glass of vino that’ll help you wine-d down.

Written by High Life North
Published 26.05.2022

Dobson & Parnell

 21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3UG

Right in the heart of Newcastle’s vibrant Quayside lies this wonderful wine spot, that brings some modern elegance to the Toon. With high ceilings, leather seating and traditional Victorian features, Dobson & Parnell is the place to be for a sophisticated sip.

Home to an extensive wine list with a selection of 45 red, rosé and white bottles of wine from across the world including, France, Italy, New Zealand and South Africa, you could spend all night exploring the menu here while catching up with the ladies.

HLN TOP TIP: Why not wine and dine yourself with Dobson & Parnell’s indulgent 5 or 7-course tasting menu paired with wines that bring the flavours to every dish?

 

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5|Quarter

Neville Hall, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SE

If you’re looking for a drinking destination with a difference, then look no further than 5|Quarter. The café bar of The Common Room is inside one of Newcastle’s most important historic buildings and is nestled in the heart of the Stephenson Quarter.

This stylish, secret spot serves a range of eight classic wines from the likes of Italy, Australia and Chile, perfect for a few cheeky after-work wines. And over the summer 5|Quarter’s sensational outside terrace is ideal for a chilled glass of vino while watching the world go by.

HLN TOP TIP: Buy two large glasses of wine between 4pm – 7pm and get the rest of the bottle free. Offer is available every day

 

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Kaltur Wine Bar & Restaurant

8 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EN

Who needs a trip to the Mediterranean when we have Kaltur right on our doorstep? This special, small and snug sherry, wine bar and restaurant with an open kitchen is inspired by the busy, quality and intimate restaurants and bars all around Spain.

With a selection of 20 red wines, 18 white wines and 4 rosé wines, Kaltur’s extensive Spanish wine list will give you all those laidback holiday vibes right in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne.

 

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The French Quarter

Arch 6, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SA

Bringing sophisticated Parisian style to the Toon, this cosy wine bar serves the finest of French sharing dishes, larger plates and classic wine from their diverse wine list that offers something for everyone to enjoy.

If you are the type to constantly order your go-to glass of pinot but always want to explore the menu and have no idea where to start, French Quarter is perfect for you. Whether you’re after an easy drinking white wine or want to discover a sweet wine to tickle your taste buds, French Quarter’s wine flights let you can sample 3 different glasses of wine and give you a chance to find your new favourite tipple.

 

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