A Taste of the Region

Taste traditional dishes of the past with a culinary masterclass, travel back in time to dine in a UNESCO world heritage site or build up an appetite by browsing the many food markets throughout the region showcasing a rich and diverse food culture. Discover new tastes with traditional dishes which have been passed down through generations and sample local delicacies which are sure to have you requesting more. 


Dine like a Roman in a UNESCO World Heritage Site ·

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Visit Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort and get a unique insight into Roman Britain including dinner in the Commander’s dining room.

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Experience the true taste of the North East ·

Whitley Bay

Hinnies Restaurant is located right on the seafront in Whitley Bay and serves Geordie-inspired dishes including Pan Haggerty and Singin' Hinnies. The restaurant is open for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch and can be combined with a walk along the beautiful North East coastline.

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Exclusive seafront dining Experience ·

Spanish City, Whitley Bay

Built in 1910, Spanish City is one of the most iconic buildings in the North East. Enjoy traditional British cuisine as you dine under the grade II listed dome with the most stunning views, for a memorable dining experience.

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Private tour of Newcastle's Street Food scene ·

Newcastle City Centre

The city of Newcastle is home to the fabulous indoor Grainger Market, opened in 1835 now offers over 100 stalls and is home to some true Geordie flavour. Taste your way through the city with an expert guide.