The newest loyalty card to hit the North East social scene – Sweet Rewards – is waiting to be unlocked this spring. Card holders can take advantage of an exciting array of new dishes and cocktails whilst earning credit to enjoy later.
A Sweet Rewards card is completely free and can be used to redeem anything from cocktails to cask ales and authentic Italian pasta dishes to fiery fusion cuisine, at some of the region’s most popular leisure spots.
Participating venues include Sohe, Spy Bar and 97 & Social in Jesmond, Jalou in Newcastle city centre and River Bar and Fiume in Washington. So hop to it, and make the most of Sweet Rewards!
Flavours to make the taste buds tingle at Sohe
At Asian-fusion restaurant Sohe on Osborne Road, additions from the restaurant’s rejuvenated food menu including Hokuto Chargrilled Sirloin, Spiced Duck Pancakes and Malay Chicken Satay, as well as a selection of sushi options, such as Nigiri, Tempered Maki and Dragon Roll, are sure to spice up spring. Also check out the sushi and dim sum-making masterclass on offer for couples or groups.
New 97 & Social cocktails serve up something sweet
97 & Social in Jesmond offers a classy combination of gastro-style dishes and refreshing drinks, making it the place to please any palate this spring. Specialising in cocktails, the latest blends include Laka’s Nectar, Alice in Sunder-land and Pisco Biscuit.
A selection of new dishes can also be found including Rotisserie Chicken with House Slaw, Pickles & Fries, Blue Cheese Arrancini with Sundried Tomato Dip and a gastro take on the classic Pie ‘n’ Mash, with options including Peppered Steak and Pulled Pork.
Sweet Rewards on sweet desserts
Swing into spring by satisfying that sweet tooth with River Bar’s famous indulgent desserts which will beat a picnic any day. With American classics including Waffles, Pecan Pie, Doughnuts, Sundaes and Milkshakes on the menu, sugar cravings are certainly taken care of in style.
Get swept away with tastes of Italy at Fiume
At Fiume in Washington, diners can enjoy authentic Italian cuisine without the need for an expensive trip to the Med. Stand-out dishes packed with delicious flavours include Spigola Con Gamberoni – a trio of seafood tempura and a new addition to the menu, Spinaci E Olive – plum tomato sauce with garlic, chilli, olives, spinach and basil, as well as classics like Calamari Fritti, Calzone and Lasagne.
Sweet Rewards can be redeemed at the home big screens, American burgers and classic cocktails – Spy Bar on Osborne Road in Jesmond. Popular dishes include the Chilli Dog, the Ultimate Burger and the Breakfast Burger – a haven for sports fans with a hearty appetite.
At city centre hot spot Jalou, cocktails are king. Jalou’s dedicated cocktail menu packs a punch and is sure to put a spring in your step. Favourites include Elderflower and Mint Margarita, English Garden Martini and Jalou Pops – alcoholic ice lollies, perfect for enjoying in the spring sunshine.
Each time a Sweet Rewards card is presented during a transaction at any one of the six participating venues, £1 credit is earned for every £10 spent, which can be redeemed when purchasing food and drinks – a sweet reward.
Sweet Rewards cards can be picked up at the six participating venues.