South Tyneside’s 14 best cafes – as chosen by you

UK would run out of food today if not for imports
UK would run out of food today if not for imports

Are these South Tyneside’s top 14 cafes?

Gazette readers have chosen their favourite places for a cuppa in our Cafe of the Year competition.

Here’s the final shortlist of 14, in no particular order:

1) Mac ‘N’ alli, Village Centre, Sea Winnings Way, South Shields

2) Cafe Monteiro, Age UK, 29 Beach Road, South Shields

3) Frankie’s Diner, 2A King Street, South Shields

4) Nook Cafe, 191 Prince Edward Road, South Shields

5) Aldermans Coffee House, 11/12 Market Place, South Shields

6) Charlstons, 8 Mile End Road, South Shields

7) Milk and Sugar, 28 North Road, Boldon, Colliery

8) The Hot Plate, Tedco Business Park, Henry Robson Way, South Shields

9) Michael’s Cafe, 10 Denmark Centre, South Shields

10) Clifton Coffee Shop, The Clifton, 101 Ocean Rd, South Shields

11) The People’s Cafe, South Shields Central Library, Prince Georg Square, South Shields

12) Cafe No. 4, Station Road, East Boldon

13) Debenhams Cafe, 4 Waterloo Square, South Shields

14) Jolie Rose Vintage Tea Room, 39 Westoe Road, South Shields

To vote for your favourite finalist, pick up a copy of today’s Gazette for your voting slip.