Our favourite places to eat

Our favourite eateries in and around Alnmouth.


The Red Lionwww.redlionalnmouth.com
Our favourite pub , dog friendly and with excellent food served either in the cosy bar with fire, or in their adjoining Bistro. In summer months take a walk down to the decking out the back and have a sundowner overlooking the estuary. Jane and Mac are excellent hosts and will welcome you warmly.


Bistro 23 – [ or The Cosy Tearooms by day ]www.bistro23.co.uk
Open for dinner on Wednesdays, Thursdays [fish night ] and Saturday pm only. Alastair and Anna run this restaurant extremely well and serve Northumbrian meats and fish. Better to book to avoid disappointment – 01665 830393 Say we sent you!


The Hope and Anchorwww.hopeandanchorholidays.co.uk
The Crab and lobster Bar – good pub food with a daily fresh selection of fish. “Italia” is connected to the Hope and Anchor and has an authentic wood burning pizza oven. Take aways are available and a happy hour of half priced food is served between 4.30pm and 5.30pm


Intimate restaurant serving excellent fresh Northumbrian produce.


Beaches Restaurantwww.beachesrestaurant.co.uk
A little gem of a restaurant – very small and cosy. Taster menus are available for £22.95 beautifully prepared and as its a BYO, feel free to bring with you the wine of your choice! In the summer, they open the Lobster Shack selling fresh lobster and crab to enjoy either at Beaches sitting outside, or to takeaway – Street food comes to Alnmouth!


The Jolly Fisherman at Craster – 01665 576461 – www.thejollyfishermancraster.co.uk – excellent food and sea views. Their crab soup is a speciality! Outside seating also available overlooking the sea and Dunstanburgh Castle. Best to book or turn up early. Lovely walk up to the castle from the harbour. Also Craster Fish Restaurant – great views from the restaurant and downstairs you can by the famous Craster kippers in their shop.


The Ship Inn and micro brewery at Newton by the Seawww.shipinnnewton.co.uk 


The Alnwick Treehouse at Alnwick Gardenwww.alnwicktreehouse.com
The largest treehouse in Europe and next to the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland’s castle [ for fans of Harry Potter]


The Old Boathouse at Amblewww.boathousefoodgroup.co.uk
Great food served right on the harbour. Watch the boats bring in your lunch! Northumbrian meat and poultry, game , fresh fish including lobster and chips!


The Joiners Arms at Newton by the Seawww.joiners-arms.com
Excellent meals – lunches and dinner menus available, set within the village of Newton by the Sea.