The Glass Yard, National Glass Centre
Passionate about fresh and seasonal ingredients, our menus blend together traditional and modern cuisine.
Eating at The Glass Yard is as much about the atmosphere and stunning surroundings as it is about the food. Having undergone a stylish transformation, from the décor down to the tableware, The Glass Yard stands out as one of the most attractive restaurants in the North East.
Echoing the philosophy of National Glass Centre, the menu showcases heritage and innovation, delivered with creativity and passion.
Open for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea, there’s even a ‘Grab and Go’ option for those eating on the run.
The Glass Yard is the perfect place to get together with family, friends and loved ones. Choose from our range of delicious home-cooked signature dishes and daily specials, complemented by guest beers and wines from around the world.
Open Daily: 10am - 5pm, every day
Breakfast: 10am - 12pm, every day
Afternoon Tea: 2.30 - 4pm, every day excluding Sundays
Sunday Lunch: 12pm - 2.30 (please note that Sunday Lunch replaces our normal menu on a Sunday)
Choose from our range of delicious signature dishes and daily specials, complemented by guest beers and wines from around the world.
National Glass Centre
No trip to National Glass Centre would be complete without a wander around the galleries and to see a glass blowing demonstration; feel the heat of the furnace and witness for yourself the skill of the glass blower. Round off your visit by taking a walk on the glass roof. Have you got the nerve to look down!
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It’s set to be a grand day out for the whole family!
Most children love to help in the kitchen, whether it is preparing a whole meal or baking some tasty treats. We have lots of yummy recipes that the children can help with, and that the whole family can then enjoy eating. Click here to take a look at our recipe section for mealtime inspiration and cheeky goodies to try with the family this summer!!!