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Front Street, Whickham, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE16 4JG

Ratings & Awards

3 stars Hotel inspected by AA but not currently a member.

Hotel Amenities

  • Free Internet
  • Free parking onsite (10 spaces)
  • Restaurants
  • Pets Allowed
  • Bars
  • No Lift
  • 24hr service
  • Hotel And Bedrooms All Completely Non Smoking

Hotel Information

Hotel does not have a lift.

Dogs allowed at £20 per stay, in guest rooms only.

Get in touch

08445 76 76 76
*local rate

Dining & Bars
at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Gibside Hotel

Delicious food in a delightful restaurant

We offer an excellent choice of menus, from our A La Carte to our daily blackboard specials all prepared by our team of top chefs! We use local produce, have an extensive range of beers, spirits and wines, and our customer service is as full of flavour as the dishes we serve!

  • Two different dining experiences on offer
  • Menus prepared by our team of top chefs
  • Elegant surroundings
  • Happy Hour every evening £4.95 Pizza and Pasta
  • Exceptional choice of Wines from around the world
  • Table d'hote menu £14.95 for three courses exceptional value
  • Paco our Restaurant Manager to ensure a pleasant dining experience
  • Private Dining Available
  • Morning Specials - coffee and homemade scones in our Sphinx Lounge
  • Efficient and Courteous Staff

Breakfast Information

Continental Buffet Style Full English breakfast freshly cooked from our kitchen

Dinner Information

A La Carte and Table d'hote menu served in Paco's Restaurant Bistro style menu, happy hour pizza and pasta, Daily Specials in our Sphinx Lounge Bar

Paco's Restaurant

Paco's Restaurant

Paco's Restaurant for a more formal evening is tastefully decorated with a comfortable bar area and lounge. The mouthwatering menu offers high quality food at a reasonable price. Breakfast is Continental Buffet Style, with a full English breakfast thats freshly cooked!

Opening Times (subject to change):

Mon- Fri: Breakfast from 06:30 - 09:30, Dinner from 18:30 - 21:30
Weekend opening times may vary

Sphinx Lounge

Sphinx Lounge

Overlooking the Metro Centre and Newcastle City, our Sphinx Lounge Bar is the ideal place for guests to unwind after a busy day. Theres a Bistro style menu, happy hour pizza and pasta, and daily Specials to keep everyone happy the rest of the time too!

Opening Times (subject to change):

Mon- Fri: Lunch from 12:00 - 14:30, Dinner from 17:00 - 22:00
Weekend opening times may vary

Sphinx Lounge

Sphinx Lounge

Busy Bar with exceptional views. Good selection of beers, wines and spirits.
Half Price cocktail night every Thursday including special beer and wine promotions.

Main meals

From: £5.95

Opening Times (subject to change):


Stephen has been Head Chef at the hotel for several years and has a highly skilled team of chefs working under him. Stephen possesses imagination and flair producing dishes from around the world.
Stephen uses local produce and suppliers wherever possible

Stephen Blackburn
Head Chef

Front Street
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE16 4JG
Sat nav postcode:NE16 4JG

For phone bookings please call:
08443 876342

For general enquiries please call:
0191 4889292

For online bookings please use the
pink button above.

Check in: 14:00
Check out: 11:00

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