The Chefs' Academy and Bistro
Experience fine dining with us
At The Chefs' Academy and Bistro we are as passionate about food as you are. We source fresh, high-quality, seasonal produce to create our culinary delights ensuring you have a fantastic dining experience. We are one of the only colleges in the UK to hold a AA College rosette. Our on-campus restaurant also offers our hospitality students the opportunity to hone their skills in a professional real-working environment.
Chefs' Academy - Now Open
We're so excited to welcome diners through our doors for lunch, dinner and special dining events.
To book your table email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0191 200 4602.
As well as our in-restaurant dining experience, we also offer a corporate hospitality service. You can find out more about what we can offer you below.
We regularly hold themed events such as Steak Nights and our Supper Club at The Chefs' Academy where you can enjoy a fine dining experience in a relaxed setting.
We also host guest chefs from across the region who create specialist menus for you to sample with our 'An Evening With...series'. Previous chefs have been from Six BALTIC and House of Tides. These events are popular so it is recommended you book early to avoid disappointment.
NE1 Restaurant Week
A set-menu to celebrate NE1's Restaurant Week.
Available Tuesday 18 January - Friday 21 January for lunch.
Bookings 12pm – 1.15pm
Wednesday 19 January and Thursday 20 January for dinner.
3 course lunch £10, 3 course dinner £15
Bookings 5.30pm – 7pm
Wednesday 26 January, Thursday 3 February, Thursday 10 February, Thursday 17 February
Enjoy a new seasonal menu comprised of local, seasonal produce and Chefs Academy favourites.
3 courses £12.50
Bookings 5.30pm to 7.30pm
A Taste of Winter
Wednesday 2 February
A set four course menu celebrating the season and showcasing the finest winter produce.
£25.00 per person
Arrive at 6.30pm for 7pm dinner
Cooking the Books - A Taste of British Indian Restaurants
Wednesday 9 February
Sharing board of Indian treats to start, a selection of mains and desserts, using recipes from the best of British Indian restaurants.
£15.50 per head.
Bookings 5.30pm – 7.15pm
A Taste of Italy - Pizza/Pasta night
Wednesday 16 February
An Italian themed menu consisting of anti-pasti sharing board to start, a selection of pizzas & pastas for main course and classic Italian desserts. Includes a bottle of Perroni or a glass of wine.
£16.50 per head.
Bookings 5.30pm – 7.15pm
Dine at Home
Dine at Home is available from Wednesday to Friday each week and can be collected from the Lifestyle Academy between 4pm and 6pm (Weds and Thurs) or between 3pm and 5pm on Fridays.
Enjoy three courses of our fantastic food in the comfort of your own home, for just £15pp.
Dine at Home Order Form
The Chefs' Academy is available for hire for breakfast meetings, seminars, an exclusive lunch or private dinner. We can arrange our versatile space into a number of flexible seating arrangements to suit your requirements and we can also provide WiFi connectivity and a full range of AV equipment.
We also provide a catering service, bringing you the finest cuisine at competitive prices. Available for events, buffets, markets and private functions.
To discuss how we can meet your needs call Dave Simpson on 0191 200 4644.