Honest Food with Northern Charm

"There is a real joy in coming to Northern Stage for dinner... There's something of an air of anticipation around the place, and being part of something." Metro 

Serving a range of classic and mediterranean dishes as well as daily specials using locally sourced produce, McKenna’s Café Bar at Northern Stage is a little gem of in the heart of Newcastle offering ‘Honest Food with Northern Charm’.

Open during the day for teas, coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner the Foyer Cafe Bar has always been famed for its friendly atmosphere on show nights with audiences, actors and creatives mingling in a buzzing atmosphere. 

McKenna's also offers a range of draught and local bottled beers, wines, spirits and a specialist gin list. 

Become a member at Northern Stage to save 10% on drinks (excludes hot drinks).

Function Menus

The following menus are for private hire events at Northern Stage.

Please ensure your final catering order is placed a minimum of 48 hours before the event and includes all menu selections, number of guests, timings and dietary requirements (where applicable). 

Our seasonal three course fine dining menu

Our everyday menu for catered events before 5pm

Our everyday menu for catered events after 5pm 

A range of menus to tickle your taste-buds this Christmas

A selection of the most popular wines, beers, softs and specials to suit all tastes at your event.

Outside or self-catering of events at Northern Stage is not permitted. McKenna's kindly request that catering orders are for the actual number of guests attending the event and do not assume either over or under-catering. If you require clarification about anything at all please contact McKenna's. 

Opening Times

Mon - Sat from 9.30am (closing at 6pm on Mon).
Breakfast served until 11.30am

Booking is recommended for pre-theatre dining. 

Contact McKenna's

Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0191 242 7242