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Outdoor dining in Newcastle at Eldon Square

With the weather heating up and Summer steadily making its way closer, eating outdoors is looking more and more inviting. A number of our Eldon Square bars and restaurants have wonderful outdoor areas for you to enjoy a bite to eat or a thirst-quenching drink, al fresco. Read on to find out where you can enjoy some outdoor dining in Newcastle at Eldon Square.

Chaophraya’s Roof-Top Terrace

With one of the best views of the city from their outdoor roof terrace, there’s nowhere better to experience Thai cuisine other than Chaophraya. Enjoy the national dish of Thailand with a vibrant Pad Thai, or try out a hand-crafted, authentic Thai cocktail that will have you dreaming of those summer holiday getaways.

Chaophraya is encouraging guests to book in advance as their stunning outdoor area is in high demand.

Fenwick – Roof Thirty Nine

Fenwick has taken alfresco dining to a whole new level with their fabulous rooftop bar and restaurant, Roof Thirty Nine, situated in the heart of the city. Grab a bite to eat from their delicious seasonal charcoal-fired menu or sip a bespoke muddled cocktail in the British sunshine.

There is no need to book, walk-ins are welcome! All you need to do is visit Roof Thirty-Nine, speak to a member of staff and they will call you back when your table is ready!

The Alchemist – Nelson Street

The Alchemist’s outdoor area is serving up its classic signature cocktails and dishes including Vegan options. Enjoy tasty treats with an Alchemist twist including Cheeseburgers, Katsu Curry and Crispy Fried Halloumi or sip on Pina Co-Lava Lamp in the sunshine with their delicious menu full of cocktails.

The Alchemist is available for walk-ins only so, there’s no excuse not to pop in and grab a post-shopping trip refuel.

Nando’s – Old Eldon Square

Enjoy your peri-peri fix while embracing the glorious sunshine this Spring, as Nando’s is serving up their dishes in their sun-trapped outdoor dining area. Whether you like yours extra hot, or you’re more of a lemon and herb type, enjoy it al fresco with Nando’s outdoor dining in Newcastle at Eldon Square!

With no need to book just turn up and you could be enjoying your peri-peri favourite within minutes!

If you prefer to eat indoors, visit one of our centre restaurants including Umai Mi, Smashburger, Frankie & Benny’sChiquito and more!

Valentine’s Day Menus at Eldon Square

Treat your loved one to a delicious meal with one of our many restaurants’ brand new and exclusive Valentine’s Day menus available at Eldon Square.

Ask Italian

Celebrate your love with a mouthwatering Italian meal with Ask Italian’s tasty set menu, which includes 3 courses and a drink for £24.95. Opt for a fan favourite, including Lasagne or try out their new Pollo E Roquito Pepe dish from 10 – 14 February Terms and conditions apply.

Walk-ins and bookings are available. Ask Italian’s set menu is available from 10 to 14 February 2023.

Check out Ask Italian’s menu here.



Treat your special someone to a Mexican feast this Valentine’s Day at Chiquito’s. From loaded Nachos to Chicken & Pulled Pork Fajita or Paella, there’s something for everyone. Don’t forget to combine your meal with a cheeky cocktail or indulge in a Churro tower!

Walk-ins and bookings are available. Check out Chiquito’s menu here.

The Exchange

Dine like you are in the roaring 1920s this Valentine’s Day with cocktails and champagne flowing whilst you enjoy a tasty tray of Tacos, or opt for a themed Burger at The Exchange, located next to Caffe Nero outside of Eldon Square.

Walk-ins welcome! Check out The Exchange’s menu here.


Treat yourself and a loved one to a romantic hearts-on-fire meal for two with prosecco on arrival at Chaophraya this Valentine’s Day.  Discover Chaophraya’s delicious set menus, bursting with flavour and amazing options, including spicy duck salad, salt and pepper king prawns and weeping tiger sirloin steak.

Looking for something a little different? Why not try Chaophraya’s Bottomless Brunch option? Available every Sunday.

Find out how to book and view the selection of Valentine’s Day menus here

Wheeping tiger + King Prawns

George’s Fish Shack

Bring the joy of the seaside to your loved one this Valentine’s Day with a delicious 4-course meal available at Georges Fish Shack for only £59.95. Dishes include Surf & Turf rib eye steak with king prawns and chimichurri, chips and vegetables and Mixed Seafood Tagliolini with a light shellfish and tarragon sauce. Why not push the boat out with a bottle of fizz for £19.95

Pre-booking is essential. Check out Georges Fish Shack’s opening times here.

TGI Fridays

Whether you are dining with your girlfriend, boyfriend, best friend, or parents, there is something for everyone at Fridays! Treat your favourite person to a night full of delicious dishes including sizzling fajita’s, iconic burgers, or steak perfectly paired with TGI Friday’s new Valentine’s Day cocktails.

Walk-ins and bookings are available. Check out TGI Friday’s menu here.


Searching for a gift for your Valentine? Check out our Valentine’s Day gift guide full of present ideas available in Eldon Square here.