The Big Mussel

0191 2321057
15 The Side
The Quayside
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
NE1 3JE
The Big Mussel, situated on the Quayside in Newcastle, has a fantastic selection of seafood dishes, and a great atmosphere. Whether you are looking for a fun place to have lunch with friends, or a vibrant and mouth-watering restaurant for the evening, The Big Mussel is a wonderful place to enjoy great fresh seafood.

While the atmosphere is relaxed, convivial and happy, the fab dishes on the menu are taken very seriously. Get a flavour of the amazing dishes on offer, including: Scottish salmon fillet, whole oven baked sea bass, supreme of swordfish in Cajun spices, roasted cod on black pudding, and king prawns served either with garlic or Cajun spices.

Apart from the fantastic seafood dishes, you can also enjoy meat, and pasta dishes, followed by gorgeous homemade deserts. All the steaks served in The Big Mussel are British, and you can choose from sirloin and rump cuts served with either Diane, pepper, or spicy sauces. For pasta dishes, you have a choice of carbonara, Mediterranean, or crayfish sauces, served with pappardelle or farfalle pasta.

With an exciting selection of specials for every day of the week, The Big Mussel offers great value as well as great taste. You can indulge with The Ultimate Fish Pot, perfect for seafood lovers; Mussel Mania, a kilo pot of mussels for just £6.95; a fantastic Sunday lunch menu, starting at just £6.95; The Early Bird Menu every day of the week; The Catch of the Day Blackboard Specials; and 10% off all food and drink with the Student Offer.

With the Special Lunch Menu, which is served every day except Sunday you can choose two courses for just £6.50; The Evening Menu offers you two courses for just £9.95, or three courses for £12.95. The Big Mussel Loyalty Card gives you a whopping £5 off per person, and is a must if you plan to do some serious seafood dining!