Treat yourself this Valentine’s Day with food from the North East

Written by on 14th February 2023

Treat yourself this Valentine’s Day. Literally. With a range of Valentine’s food options for your sweet tooth and some wholesome Valentine’s-themed meals. To be enjoyed alone, or even better, with someone you love.

As the saying goes, the way to a person’s heart is through their stomach.

The Old Bank Pizza Co.

The Old Bank Pizza Co., located in South Shields, are open today from 11.30am to 9pm and has some great deals this Valentine’s Day including this special heart-shaped pepperoni and Njuda pizza. Available today only. They also have a heart-shaped Nutella pizza filled with Nutella, vanilla ice cream and fresh strawberries. Can be ordered or they take walk-ins. You do not want to miss out!

Pepperoni and Njuda pizza. Credit: @theoldbankpizzaco on ig

Seachange Cafe 

Seachange Cafe is located on Ocean Road, South Shields, open from 10am. In honour of Valentine’s Day, they have extended their closing time to 9pm. They cater to everyone including vegetarians and vegans. They have coffee, food, live music and Craft Beer. Plus it’s dog-friendly. What more could you ask for?

This Valentine’s Day, they are serving limited-edition Valentine’s Day food, drinks and desserts all day long and have a custom Seachange Cafe Valentine’s Day menu with a range of appetisers, mains, sharers, sides and desserts. The mains are priced at £13.95, £16.95 for 2 courses and £19.95 for three courses.

Limited-edition cocktails. Credit: @seachangecic on ig

Cookie Freaks

Cookie Freaks, located in Gateshead, are open this Valentine’s Day from 10.30am to 4pm and are providing a full counter of cookies to choose from. They have a range of cookies to choose from, some under £5, some costing slightly more but definitely worth the money. They also sell doughnuts, drinks, ice cream milkshakes and so much more. Get your hands on some while you still can!

Open on Valentine’s. Credit: @wearecookiefreaks on ig

Pizza 4 You

Pizza 4 You is a Halal takeaway based in Newcastle. They have Valentine’s offers on from 5pm. These include garlic bread to share, 2x any 10-inch pizzas, 2x cans of pop and 2x sauces. All for £15. They specialise in pizzas but also sell burgers and kebabs.

Valentine’s offers. Credit: @pizza_4_you_newcastle on ig


From us at Spark to you, we hope you have a lovely Valentine’s Day filled with lots of love, laughter and good food.

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