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The Water's Edge Bar & Kitchen

34 Castle Gate, Newark, United Kingdom, NG24 1BG
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Opening Information

Tue, Weds & Sun 11am-11pm
Thurs 11am-12am
Fri-Sat 11am-1am

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Well Behaved Children Welcome
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Free Parking
  • Bar
  • Awesome View

About The Water's Edge Bar & Kitchen

Welcome to The Water's Edge - great food and drink with beautiful views of Newark's picturesque waterfront.

With uninterrupted views of Newark Castle and the River Trent, The Water's Edge is the perfect space to relax with friends and family. Whether you're after lunch, dinner or just a drink, you'll feel right at home here in this popular Newark bar and restaurant.

Rustic wood, ambient lighting, large leather Chesterfield sofas and Newark's only indoor waterfall come together to create a modern, comfortable space for dining, drinking and socialising - whatever the occasion.

Sit and watch the boats pass by on one of our many terraces and balconies or enjoy our rustic interior in our relaxed restaurant area. Welcome to life on the Edge. We think you'll love it.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

I had booked the upstairs private room for a baby shower and all I can say it’s brilliant!! I had had some trouble with a previous venue, not returning calls, not sending over a food menu, so when I contacted Watersedge I wasn’t really expecting a great response. I had an email back from the manager Eloise within the hour, with a full list of menu options. Eloise continuously contacted me to make sure I was happy and ready for the day, I was allowed in to set everything up, out of normal working hours, which was a bonus and on the day I couldn’t thank Eloise and the staff enough!! We were made to feel very welcomed and everyone was on hand to support with anything! The food was absolutely fabulous, over and beyond what I had expected!! I will most certainly look at booking the venue again. Thank you to everyone at Watersedge, the mummy to be loved every minute and was so overwhelmed. Thanks!

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Afternoon tea very much recommended. Lovely food and drink in great surroundings with a river view. Staff were very helpful, friendly and efficient. Everything perfect - thank you!

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Great night. Staff friendly and very helpful. Food and service great. Nothing was to much trouble.Will be recommending to friends and family as a party venue or just for a drink or meal. A big thankyou to all the staff for making it such a wonderful evening

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Visited On Tuesday, 01 May 2018

As a regular customer, we found the menu to be very different than usual, not much choice compared to previous menus which was disappointing. Also a change in the music that is normally playing, previous visits it has been modern music but on latest visit, this also seems to have changed.

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Visited On Sunday, 29 April 2018

Tasty food with great service

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Visited On Saturday, 21 April 2018

I am afraid we had a very poor experience on Saturday. Despite having reserved a table in advance we ordered - and 45 minutes later sill no starter and they couldn't actually tell me when it would be ready - just that they were very busy. The food may be good but I didn't get to find out!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 April 2018

We went for the greek mezze however it was unavailable. Ordered breads and olives instead.. no olives. Staff were very attentive, cocktails lovely as always. Worth a visit.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 March 2018

We came for a meal and i think the menu had just be relaunched. There was a spicy bean burger on there which myself an my mum ordered and although it tasted good, there was no spice in there and it was a big big for a bean burger. The drinks were nice as always and the staff are more than happy to accommodate and assist when required.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

Great location and super friendly staff!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

I thought the food was very poor

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

Lovely main course although some of the meals were not very hot. Desserts were definitely not value for money! As it was a set menu we all paid the same amount, but when the desserts came out my husband, who had ordered the cheesecake, got a piece of cheesecake the size of a Ritz cheese cracker, or about the size of a £2 coin, and 1cm in height! Other people in our party had treacle sponge with ice cream which was about 6 x 4 inches! Other people had a salted caramel chocolate sundae, which to me a sundae is in a tall glass, this came in a glass about 3 inches tall! All of the desserts were £7.95 So how can they charge the same for a dessert the size of a £2 coin and one which is a normal dessert size? Very disappointed with this as it was a mother's day meal too! Spoke to the manager and the bill was adjusted!

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Visited On Sunday, 11 March 2018

The food was below par. Chicken was dry, sauces were missing from 2 of the meals. The desserts were pityfull in size compared to the normal menu and the food has been getting worse over the last few months. Considering this was a mother’s day special the prices didn’t reflect the standard of the food and the whole family left hugely disappointed and feeling ripped off. We definitely will not be returning for a long time.

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Visited On Saturday, 10 March 2018

Our friend lives in Daventry and we live in Sutton on Sea so this was a half way meeting place. We were that impressed with the food and the service we have decided to make it our meeting place every couple of months. The ambience is perfect as is the location.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 March 2018

Staff are friendly and accommodating. Great food , we will be back. They gave us a free glass of bubbly for our anniversary, which is kind and greatly appreciated

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Visited On Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Great food with friendly staff. Loved the fire! Shame it was quiet, but it was a Tuesday evening!

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Visited On Thursday, 01 March 2018

Great food and desserts.

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Visited On Friday, 23 February 2018

Had a very good evening at the Water's Edge. Atmosphere was very good. Staff friendly and quick service. Food was absolutely delicious. Thank you to everyone for a great evening

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Visited On Sunday, 18 February 2018

Good service, lovely location. My veggie roast was a bit on the small size if I'm honest. Paid the same as a meat eater and had the same food except the meat ??

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Visited On Saturday, 17 February 2018

Pie undercooked meat chewy, potato cold Bill took forever to arrived after asking quite a few times. Small discount given due to inadequate food. Won’t be returning. Disappointed

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Visited On Thursday, 15 February 2018

Went on the 15th feb , 4 of us went , food was lovely and service was great , atmosphere nice

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Visited On Sunday, 11 February 2018

Very nice rooms, lovely river view but the weather was poor. The food was good but not outstanding, the service was friendly and attentive. None of us had been to the restaurant before - it was chosen for location as we were all travelling from different parts of the country. Would visit again in the same circumstances

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Visited On Saturday, 03 February 2018

Enjoyable evening with friends

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Visited On Saturday, 03 February 2018

Fantastic food, great service, lovely fire

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Visited On Friday, 19 January 2018

We held our son's 21st birthday at the Watersedge Newark. We had a fantastic evening, The food was excellent the staff worked so hard and could not do enough for us. Special mention about Caylum looked after us so well, he was a star,

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Visited On Sunday, 14 January 2018

Staff were great, food was lovely.

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