A popular foodie spot in Tyne and Wear has been named as one of the best places in the UK to enjoy a bit of brunch.

Monsieur Crepe Cafe in Newcastle could be one to try if you’re in the mood for a full English, French toast, American pancakes, or an egg and avocado dish (plus so much more).

It comes as travel booking site Omio used Tripadvisor data to showcase the locations ranked number one in each city that offer the best brunch, along with details on how close they are by train.

What did Omio say about Monsieur Crepe Cafe in Newcastle?

The travel experts at Omio commented: “Simply hop on a 30 minute bus journey from Newcastle’s train station to arrive at the city’s most popular brunch spot! From pancakes and fry ups, it’s a little gem hidden in the heart of the Toon.”

On its website, owners Marc and Gary said they have been inspired by the creperies and continental cafes they often visited on their trips.

They added: “For the past 6 years we have been bringing the authentic French crepe experience to markets and events across the North East.

“In 2016, Monsieur Crepe found a home in High Heaton with the opening of Monsieur Crepe Cafe.

“We serve our original crepes alongside fresh sandwiches, salads, and pancake stacks, accompanied by the finest coffee and local produce in a relaxed setting, just like the French cafes we fell in love with in the beginning.

“It is our home away from home and we look forward to welcoming you soon.”

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Monsieur Crepe Cafe is highly rated on Tripadvisor with a total 5/5 rating out of 297 reviews.

One customer posted this review: “Hidden gem. Sunday brunch at its absolute finest. Lewis and the service team were simply amazing.

"Just can’t believe we haven’t found it earlier. All the dishes looked incredible. Mine was to die for.

"Atmosphere was relaxed, welcoming and we didn’t want to leave. Can’t wait for next time.”

“Visited for the first time for breakfast and we were definitely not disappointed. Food was beautiful very tasty and fresh arrived piping hot, service was excellent will be visiting again,” wrote this first-time visitor.

Monsieur Crepe Cafe is located at 7-9 Newton Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7HD.