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The Big Mussel dining, Quayside

15 The Side, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3JE

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Vital information

  • Mains for two
  • Option to include a dessert each
  • Independently owned, family-run restaurant
  • Known for their wide selection of traditional Belgian beers and delicious seafood dishes
  • Rated 4 out of 5 on TripAdvisor and recommended by The Chronicle
  • Valid 7 days

The Big Mussel dining

With today’s deal you and a loved one will be tucking into delicious main dishes from The Big Mussel’s menu with the option to include an indulgent dessert to finish. They were included in The Chronicle’s list of 13 places in and around Newcastle to get great seafood, so you're in for a sea-licious treat. 

Sample menu

Mains

  • Breaded scampi with minted mushy peas and homemade chips
  • Penne pasta Napoli
  • Halloumi skewers
  • Plump Scottish mussels served with mayo and homemade chunky chips with a choice of sauces:

- Classic: shallots, garlic, white wine and parsley cream
- Amatriciana: red onion, chilli, basil and tomato
- Thai: lime, coriander and coconut milk
- Peppercino: sweet chilli, ginger and garlic
- Spanish: chorizo, peppers and cream

Desserts

  • Crème brûlée with raspberry compote and ginger snap biscuits
  • Sticky toffee pudding with toffee sauce and vanilla ice cream
  • Salted caramel chocolate torte with limoncello infused whipped cream
  • Ice cream & sorbet selection

Seafood favourite

Long-known to Newcastle foodies as one of the city’s best seafood restaurants, The Big Mussel is a family-run, independently-owned eatery in the Quayside. Famed for its understated décor and its welcoming and relaxed atmosphere, with first-class seafood and a wealth of traditional Belgian beers on offer, The Big Mussel is the perfect spot to enjoy a date night or a catch up with a buddy.

Loved by itisoners  

"Had a wonderful meal with this voucher. The service was fabulous, thoroughly enjoyed.”

“Booked through itison and really enjoyed our food. Restaurant was busier than we thought it would be but the waiter kept everyone happy. Great service, great food.”

“We have dined at The Big Mussel twice in the past and on both occasions the quality of food has been superb. Can’t recommend this eatery enough. Brilliant.”

What to expect

Mains for two 

OR

Mains and desserts for two

Small print

Voucher is valid until Sun 31 Mar 2019, Mon – Sat 12noon – 10.15pm and Sun 12noon – 10pm; subject to availability.

Excludes 21 – 27 Jan and 14 Feb 2019.

Advance booking required. Voucher must be booked by Fri 15 Mar 2019 (we don’t want you to miss out!)

You risk forfeiting your voucher if you cancel within 24 hours of your booking.

Multiple voucher purchases permitted.

Max 2 vouchers per table.

Set itison menu only; menu is subject to change.

Option 1: choose a main course each.

Option 2: choose a main course and dessert each.

Vegetarian option available; please advise restaurant at time of booking.

No gluten/wheat free options are available.

Wheelchair access available.

Children permitted with an adult over the age of 18.

The venue may restrict the number of itison bookings on each day so please book early if you want a specific date.

The beginning and end period of a voucher’s validity is always the busiest. We advise members to book well in advance to avoid disappointment.

Vouchers can be presented on mobile device or printed for redemption; please show your voucher on arrival.

Voucher is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers.

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

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Small print

Voucher is valid until Sun 31 Mar 2019, Mon – Sat 12noon – 10.15pm and Sun 12noon – 10pm; subject to availability.

Excludes 21 – 27 Jan and 14 Feb 2019.

Advance booking required. Voucher must be booked by Fri 15 Mar 2019 (we don’t want you to miss out!)

You risk forfeiting your voucher if you cancel within 24 hours of your booking.

Multiple voucher purchases permitted.

Max 2 vouchers per table.

Set itison menu only; menu is subject to change.

Option 1: choose a main course each.

Option 2: choose a main course and dessert each.

Vegetarian option available; please advise restaurant at time of booking.

No gluten/wheat free options are available.

Wheelchair access available.

Children permitted with an adult over the age of 18.

The venue may restrict the number of itison bookings on each day so please book early if you want a specific date.

The beginning and end period of a voucher’s validity is always the busiest. We advise members to book well in advance to avoid disappointment.

Vouchers can be presented on mobile device or printed for redemption; please show your voucher on arrival.

Voucher is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers.

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

  • The Big Mussel
  • 15 The Side, Newcastle upon Tyne,
    NE1 3JE
  • Tel: 0191 232 1057
  • Website