Welcome to Dobson & Parnell
Dobson & Parnell, named after the two architects responsible for its design, is a bustling, smart, reliable and grown-up casual fine-dine restaurant on Newcastle’s vibrant quayside. Its understated elegant dining room adds a touch of Victorian glamour and comfort. Specialising in perfectly-executed, refined European cuisine, utilising preserving techniques and using ethically-sourced local sustainable and seasonal produce. Service is relaxed, informal and friendly yet professional with consistent attention to detail. We aim to provide access to people of all abilities as far as is practicable and possible.
There is level access from the main entrance to:Dining Table
Access with steps
There are steps from the main entrance to:Restaurant toilets
Travel by public transport
Travel by taxi
There are 10 public metered street parking bays on Queen Street and more on the adjeacent streets. There are disabled parking bays located on the Quayside between King Street and Broad Chare NE1 3DE.
It is possible to drop off and collect guests at the front door loading bay should anyone prefer not to walk from and to the parking bays. Taxis always drop off and collect from the front door.
Path to main entrance
There is access from street level through a set of double doors which open inwards with a clear width of 850mm. This leads to a small lobby then a door with a width of 850mm.The wooden floor is wheelchair friendly and the chairs and tables can be easily arranged to accommodate wheelchairs or walking aids. This area is well lit inside & out.
Getting around inside
The main restaurant toilets are located on the groud floor. There are 13 steps 950mm wide and 18cm high. The toilet cubicle doors push inwards and are 65mm wide with a small step into them 5cm high.
Place to eat and drink
Most dishes can be adapted to cater for necessary dietary requirements. Whilst we try to avoid cross-contamination we cannot guarantee any dish is completely allergen free.
Although we dont provide Halal or Kosher meat we do have a good range of vegetrian options.
Getting around outside
Customer care support
We have sockets available next to some of the tables in the restaurant
Emergency evacuation procedures
Customer care support