Love Island and Geordie Shore stars flock to new Newcastle kebab shop opening

Original Geordie Shore cast member Sophie Kasaei at GDK, Newcastle. Original Geordie Shore cast member Sophie Kasaei at GDK, Newcastle.
Original Geordie Shore cast member Sophie Kasaei at GDK, Newcastle. | -

German Doner Kebab has opened its doors in Newcastle with Geordie Shore and Love Island stars present at the launch.

The new fast-casual dining experience opened its new store with an orange light-up of the Millenium Bridge and a star-studded opening weekend.

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Original Geordie Shore cast members Sophie Kasaei and Chloe Ferry were present at the launch, along with Love Island star Brad McClelland.

Love Island contestant Brad McClelland at GDK, Newcastle. Love Island contestant Brad McClelland at GDK, Newcastle.
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The stars were seen tucking into the traditionally made takeaway classic, celebrating the launch of the 76th German Doner Kebab UK site.

Daniel Bunce, GDK MD for UK and Europe, said: “After an amazing launch weekend to mark our arrival in Newcastle, we’re delighted to officially open to the public and bring the German Doner Kebab experience to all the Geordie locals.”

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“Our game-changing kebabs are revolutionising the kebab in the UK and opening a restaurant in Newcastle has long been in our sights.”

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He added: “We are excited to welcome our new customers and bring a new fast-casual experience in the area, offering great tasting fresh food in a relaxed and modern setting.”

GDK’s latest Newgate Street site hopes to create 40 new jobs in the region, with the gourmet kebab chain offering a dine-in experience, takeaway option and click and collect service soon.

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