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June 2024
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HISTORY TOUR OF BLACKFRIARS & LUNCH

Explore the long and turbulent history of Blackfriars, a 13th-century former Dominican friary from its medieval origins, right up to the present day. Dating back to 1239, Blackfriars lays claim to being the oldest dining room in the UK, the jewel in […]
Mon - Wed, 3 - 26 June 2024
11:30 am
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EVENING COOKERY CLUB – MALAYSIAN

A lover of Thai food? Situated right next door, Malaysian cuisine is a tantalising mixture of Chinese, Thai and Muslim influences. Malaysian food is fast becoming popular in the UK with exotic, hearty favourites like Rending and Nasi Lemak. Explore […]
Tue, 18 June 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Korean food

MORNING COOKERY CLUB – KOREAN

Whilst commonly used ingredients include sesame oil, fermented bean paste, soy sauce, salt, garlic, ginger, pepper flakes and fermented red chilli paste, it’s the salted and fermented vegetable preparation of kimchee such as napa cabbage which seems so ubiquitous to […]
Thu, 20 June 2024
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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COME WINE WITH ME – LATINO VINO

Join us in Blackfriars Tasting Room to sample some of the wonderful wines of South America. Previously associated with quantity over quality, the best wines of Chile and Argentina are now incredible! Mendoza’s Malbec has carved a reputation of quality and […]
Fri, 21 June 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 21 June 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 21 June 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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BAO & BEER

Relax and have fun at our convivial evening of Chinese Bao making. Our cookery school teacher will show you just how easy it is to make home-made soft pillows of steamed buns with succulent savoury fillings and luscious sweet treats. […]
Thu, 27 June 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 28 June 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CHEF’S TABLE

CHEF’S TABLE Sit back, relax and enjoy an evening of fabulous food cooked right in front of you by your very own personal chef. Six courses of the finest, local and seasonal offerings we can find and may include canapés, […]
Fri, 28 June 2024
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 28 June 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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BEER AND FOOD MATCHING DINNER

BEER AND FOOD MATCHING DINNER Join us for our popular annual beer and food matching extravaganza hosted by our very own head brewer, Benjamin Hall together with the fabulous Two-by-Two Brewery in Byker, who will be showcasing some of his […]
Fri, 28 June 2024
7:00 pm
Banquet Hall
Blackfriars Restaurant, Friars Street, Newcastle. NE1 4XN
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FRENCH FANCY

The French will only use the best ingredients they can find, resulting in the food being produced some of the finest in the world. This workshop will introduce you to more regional French food that requires only the best produce […]
Sat, 29 June 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
July 2024
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HISTORY TOUR OF BLACKFRIARS & LUNCH

Explore the long and turbulent history of Blackfriars, a 13th-century former Dominican friary from its medieval origins, right up to the present day. Dating back to 1239, Blackfriars lays claim to being the oldest dining room in the UK, the jewel in […]
Mon - Wed, 1 - 31 July 2024
11:30 am
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EVENING COOKERY CLUB – GREEK

Before the advent of cheap flights and package holidays, the most we knew about Greece was its ancient origins, empire and gods. However, after a few decades of Greek tavernas and sunshine, we’ve all grown to love Baklava, Tzatziki and Kleftiko. […]
Wed, 3 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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MORNING COOKERY CLUB – GREEK

Before the advent of cheap flights and package holidays, the most we knew about Greece was its ancient origins, empire and gods. However, after a few decades of Greek tavernas and sunshine, we’ve all grown to love Baklava, Tzatziki and Kleftiko. […]
Thu, 4 July 2024
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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BLACKFRIARS SPEED NETWORKING

Join us at Blackfriars for a Speed Networking event. You’ll have the opportunity to meet business people in the North East and enjoy meeting new people in a more efficient and fun way. You’ll enjoy this unique take on networking, […]
Thu, 4 July 2024
5:00 pm
Kings Suite
Blackfriars Restaurant, Friars Street, Newcastle. NE1 4XN
Cocktail and canapes

COCKTAILS & CANAPÉS

Have some fun with a bespoke cocktail masterclass from one of our dedicated mixologists. Learn how to make three amazing cocktails from the experts and then get to drink them afterwards. You’ll enjoy a glass of fizz on arrival together […]
Fri, 5 July 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 5 July 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 5 July 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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BREAD MAKING FOR BEGINNERS

Proper bread should be made from just flour, water, yeast and salt – and nothing else! Our bread-making courses follow this ethos using locally milled stone ground flours to produce wonderfully delicious and nutritious bread. On this course, you’ll learn […]
Sat, 6 July 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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BEER AND BAIT

When it comes to pairing beer with food there’s so much more than a pint at your local with a packet of crisps! With such a variety of styles of beer available, beer and food matching has certainly become a […]
Sat, 6 July 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Japanese

EVENING COOKERY CLUB – JAPANESE

Japanese cuisine offers an exciting variety of seasonal vegetables, seafood and meats which make some of the world’s most iconic ingredients and dishes. Japanese home-cooking uses minimal intervention and just a handful ingredients, allowing the produce at hand to speak […]
Tue, 9 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Japanese

EVENING COOKERY CLUB – JAPANESE

Japanese cuisine offers an exciting variety of seasonal vegetables, seafood and meats which make some of the world’s most iconic ingredients and dishes. Japanese home-cooking uses minimal intervention and just a handful ingredients, allowing the produce at hand to speak […]
Wed, 10 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
malaysian food

MORNING COOKERY CLUB – MALAYSIAN

A lover of Thai food? Situated right next door, Malaysian cuisine is a tantalising mixture of Chinese, Thai and Muslim influences. Malaysian food is fast becoming popular in the UK with exotic, hearty favourites like Rending and Nasi Lemak. Explore […]
Thu, 11 July 2024
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pizza and prosecco

PIZZA & PROSECCO

Relax and have fun at our convivial evening pizza-making social. Our master baker will teach you just how easy it is to make blisteringly good home-made sourdough pizzas full of tasty artisan toppings, both super savoury and decadently sweet, Learn […]
Thu, 11 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 12 July 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CHEF’S TABLE

CHEF’S TABLE Sit back, relax and enjoy an evening of fabulous food cooked right in front of you by your very own personal chef. Six courses of the finest, local and seasonal offerings we can find and may include canapés, […]
Fri, 12 July 2024
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 12 July 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
TAPAS

SPANISH TAPAS

Whether it be the classic traditional tapas or the sophisticated modern Catalan incarnations, everyone seems to love Spanish tapas! And why not? Those beautiful little lovingly-made mouthfuls are the perfect snack to enjoy whilst propping-up a bar in a side-street […]
Sat, 13 July 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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LIFE DRAWING WITH AFTERNOON TEA

Have some fun at an exciting life drawing masterclass with afternoon tea. You will have the opportunity to get creative and design your very own artistic masterpiece. Your event will be rounded off with an afternoon tea including, glass of […]
Sat, 13 July 2024
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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TAPAS AND TIPPLES TASTING

Whether it be the classic, traditional Catalonian tapas or a local Geordie twist on the popular Spanish snack, everyone seems to love those beautiful little lovingly-made mouthfuls washed down with a glass of local wine – a perfect snack for […]
Sat, 13 July 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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TACOS & TEQUILA

Relax and have fun at our convivial evening of Taco making. Our cookery school teacher will show you just how easy it is to make home-made soft corn and flour tortillas filled with succulent savoury fillings. Learn how to make […]
Thu, 18 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 19 July 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 19 July 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
pub quiz

BLACKFRIARS QUIZ NIGHT

Join us for an unforgettable quiz night experience at Blackfriars Restaurant! You’ll be treated to a welcome fizz, beer, or soft drink, along with shared ploughman’s board for your team plus quiz master Paul Innes Magic Man — all included […]
Fri, 19 July 2024
7:00 pm
Kings Suite
Blackfriars Restaurant, Friars Street, Newcastle. NE1 4XN
fish seafood masterclass

FISH & SEAFOOD MASTERCLASS

Ever wondered how your fishmonger manages to fillet your fish with such speed and dexterity and how chefs manage to perfectly cook those delicate morsels so perfectly? Here’s your chance to learn the basics of fish filleting, what to look […]
Sat, 20 July 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
rum tasting

RUM GOOD TIME – RUM TASTING

RUM GOOD TIME – RUM TASTING Rum is the most diverse and versatile of all spirits. White, Golden, Dark, Spiced, and Flavoured can all be great on their own, poured over ice, blended with your favourite mixer, or shaken up […]
Sat, 20 July 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
LITTLE MONKS PIC

LITTLE MONKS COOKERY CLUB

For all 7 to 10 year olds with a burgeoning interest in all things food. These popular sessions are all about allowing kids to go at their own pace, making cooking fun and giving them some confidence in the kitchen. […]
Wed, 24 July 2024
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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EVENING COOKERY CLUB – CARIBBEAN

Navigate the exciting and diverse culinary traditions of the Caribbean islands. On this cookery class you will learn how to create a selection of authentic dishes which touch on the distinct flavours and customs of the Caribbean. You will create […]
Wed, 24 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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SMART COOKIES COOKERY CLUB

For the slightly more confident 11–17-year-old ‘Smart Cookies’ fed-up with making fairy cakes and wanting to get their teeth stuck into something a little more challenging! These sessions are all about building on from the basics and really developing their […]
Thu, 25 July 2024
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
bao buns

BAO & BEER

Relax and have fun at our convivial evening of Chinese Bao making. Our cookery school teacher will show you just how easy it is to make home-made soft pillows of steamed buns with succulent savoury fillings and luscious sweet treats. […]
Thu, 25 July 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AD GEFRIN

AD GEFRIN TASTING

Join us at Blackfriars for a very special tasting event hosted by Jordan Rutherford of Ad Gefrin – one of the UK’s newest distilleries! Ad Gefrin’s spirits hale from Wooler in the heart of Northumberland – the same landscape that […]
Fri, 26 July 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 26 July 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 26 July 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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MIDDLE EASTERN COOKERY

With everyone loving vibrant and zingy hummus, falafels, tabouleh and baba ghannouj mopped up by freshly-baked soft pita bread; as well as spicy tagines, kebabs and shawarma, it’s no wonder Middle Eastern cuisine is claimed to be the fastest growing […]
Sat, 27 July 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
August 2024
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 2 August 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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CHEF’S TABLE

CHEF’S TABLE Sit back, relax and enjoy an evening of fabulous food cooked right in front of you by your very own personal chef. Six courses of the finest, local and seasonal offerings we can find and may include canapés, […]
Fri, 2 August 2024
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 2 August 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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ARTISAN BREAD MAKING

Our most popular course will help develop your bread making skills. We follow the ethos of ‘Proper Bread’ using locally-milled stone-ground flours and sourdough starters to produce wonderfully delicious and nutritious bread. Following-on from our beginners course, our master baker […]
Sat, 3 August 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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HISTORY TOUR OF BLACKFRIARS & LUNCH

Explore the long and turbulent history of Blackfriars, a 13th-century former Dominican friary from its medieval origins, right up to the present day. Dating back to 1239, Blackfriars lays claim to being the oldest dining room in the UK, the jewel in […]
Mon - Wed, 5 - 28 August 2024
11:30 am
bao buns

BAO & BEER

Relax and have fun at our convivial evening of Chinese Bao making. Our cookery school teacher will show you just how easy it is to make home-made soft pillows of steamed buns with succulent savoury fillings and luscious sweet treats. […]
Thu, 15 August 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 6PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 16 August 2024
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cocktail and canapes

COCKTAILS & CANAPÉS

Have some fun with a bespoke cocktail masterclass from one of our dedicated mixologists. Learn how to make three amazing cocktails from the experts and then get to drink them afterwards. You’ll enjoy a glass of fizz on arrival together […]
Fri, 16 August 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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CLOISTER GARDEN BBQ – 7PM SITTING

Fridays are the new… err, Fridays don’t you know – and we’re continuing the tradition in our Cloister Garden set with festoons, heated parasols and a newly-planted garden. We’ll be hosting a weekly BBQ most Fridays throughout the summer. Come […]
Fri, 16 August 2024
7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
chinese szechuan

SZECHUAN CHINESE COOKERY

SZECHUAN CHINESE COOKERY What makes Szechuan/Sichuan cuisine so special? Hot, humid climates like this huge central-Chinese land-locked province call for food that is both hot and highly spiced because hot foods like red chilli stimulate the palate, making it more […]
Sat, 17 August 2024
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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EVENING COOKERY CLUB – THAI

The CNN Travel World’s ’50 Best Foods’ had no less than four dishes in the Top 10 alone. Lightly prepared with strong aromatics and a cutting-edge spice, these dishes are sometimes described as the ‘complicated juggling of disparate components to […]
Wed, 21 August 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
pad thai

MORNING COOKERY CLUB – THAI

The CNN Travel World’s ’50 Best Foods’ had no less than four dishes in the Top 10 alone. Lightly prepared with strong aromatics and a cutting-edge spice, these dishes are sometimes described as the ‘complicated juggling of disparate components to […]
Thu, 22 August 2024
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pizza and prosecco

PIZZA & PROSECCO

Relax and have fun at our convivial evening pizza-making social. Our master baker will teach you just how easy it is to make blisteringly good home-made sourdough pizzas full of tasty artisan toppings, both super savoury and decadently sweet, Learn […]
Thu, 22 August 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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