Step into the heart of Newcastle’s vibrant Quayside and discover a luxurious haven that is Victors. This upscale yet informal restaurant effortlessly blends modern Asian-inspired cuisine with the finest of cocktails, all served under the enchanting canopy of iconic wisteria trees. It’s a destination that evokes a sense of everyday luxury, making it an ideal spot for celebrations, intimate dining, corporate events, and group bookings alike.
As you approach the restaurant, you’ll find yourself drawn to the inviting outdoor seating area, where groups can often be seen sipping on expertly crafted cocktails. Upon entering, a bar area adorned with pink plush swivel chairs greets you, inviting you to settle in for some after-work drinks with friends. The dining space is separated from the bar by a glass wall, providing a sense of intimacy while still allowing you to witness the magic of your cocktails being created.
The venue’s interior design takes inspiration from the Hamptons, with purple and pink wisterias cascading from the ceiling and chandeliers perfectly placed to create a cozy ambiance. Comfortable rattan-style chairs and the stunning views of the Millennium Bridge only add to the charm of this enchanting space.
At Victors, the extensive cocktail menu offers everything from classic pornstar martinis to innovative signature creations and even some of the finest Sake concoctions. For those preferring non-alcoholic options, a range of low-alcohol and alcohol-free drinks are also available.
Delight your taste buds with a diverse menu featuring small bites, sushi rolls, and larger plates to share with friends and family. Past popular favorites have included halloumi with Greek yoghurt, pomegranate molasses, and coriander, as well as sourdough served with a trio of butters: salted, honey truffle, and wild garlic. These generous portions and exquisite flavours set the stage for an unforgettable dining experience.
As you dive deeper into Victors’ culinary offerings, you might find yourself sharing dishes like yellowfin tuna sashimi sushi rolls with soy, mirin, and lime sauce or salt and chilli popcorn chicken accompanied by a rich chipotle mayonnaise. Seared scallops on pancetta jam and herb salad, crispy shrimp tempura with soy and yuzu, and spicy Devon crab sushi rolls with wasabi mayonnaise and pickled cucumber are also standouts on the ever-evolving menu.
And don’t forget to save room for dessert, where indulgent treats such as pistachio cheesecake with toasted pistachios and butterscotch sauce or chocolate and peanut butter meltdown – a heavenly mix of cookie dough, chocolate sauce, and vanilla ice cream topped with peanut butter cups – await you.
Victors Newcastle is open seven days a week, serving cocktails, lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner, with breakfast available from 10am on Saturdays and Sundays. Menu options cater to a variety of dietary requirements, including gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan, there’s something to suit every palate.
All in all, Victors is a captivating dining experience that combines stunning interiors, delectable food, exceptional drinks, and impeccable service.