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Welcome to Pubs Newcastle
This is an independent guide to the pubs of Newcastle Upon Tyne.

If you are a visitor to the city and want to enjoy a good night out this comprehensive guide may interest you.

There has never been a better time to visit Newcastle with all the uncertainty over Covid, flight cancellations and delays, tourist taxes and increased Euro costs so why not ditch visiting the EU 'abyss', stay in the UK and visit Newcastle (that special place in heaven!!).

Newcastle has plenty to offer with a rich history, cultural, food and entertainment scene and is recognised as being the party capital of the UK and one of the top party cities of the world.







****COVID 19 UPDATE****                                                

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS THAT OFFER OUTDOOR HOSPITALITY WILL RE-OPEN FROM MONDAY 12TH APRIL!!

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS WILL RE-OPEN SERVING CUSTOMERS INDOOR FROM MONDAY 17TH MAY!!
Some pubs, bars and restaurants will be offering a collection takeaway service in line with the regulations.

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS CONTINUE TO BE CLOSED FROM WEDNESDAY 30TH DECEMBER UNDER TIER 4 LEVEL RESTRICTIONS!!
Some pubs, bars and restaurants will be offering a collection takeaway service in line with the regulations.

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS CONTINUE TO BE CLOSED FROM WEDNESDAY 2ND DECEMBER UNDER TIER 3 LEVEL RESTRICTIONS!!
Some pubs, bars and restaurants will be offering a collection takeaway service in line with the regulations.

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS ARE CLOSED FOR FULL LOCKDOWN FROM THE THURSDAY 5TH NOVEMBER TO WEDNESDAY 2ND DECEMBER!!
Some pubs, bars and restaurants will be offering a collection takeaway service in line with the regulations.

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS TO CLOSE AT 10PM FROM THE 18TH SEPTEMBER!!
Pubs, bars, clubs and restaurants will be required to close at 10pm as part of a local lockdown from Friday 18th September 2020.

WHICH PUBS AND BARS ARE OPEN FROM THE 4TH JULY!!
As of 4th July 2020 all pubs, bars and restaurants have been allowed to re-open following the COVID 19 outbreak.

CLICK HERE to view the current opening status of each pub or bar. This will be added to as we receive more information.

Some pubs and bars will be continuing to offer a takeaway delivery service due to the limited size of the venue.


The Full Circle                                     The Full Circle
The Full Circle
is Pubs Newcastle's pub/bar of the month for March 2021.

Micro brew tap room and brewery in the Walker area that serves a fine range of their own cask ales and keg beers as well as canned beers.

The tap room is currently closed but the brewery is offering a delivery service during the lockdown with mini kegs, canned beers and growlers available.

Click here to access the Full Circle shop to place an order for beers.

This excellent micro brewery will be busy with deliveries during lockdown.
Rating 10/10

The Box Social                                      The Box Social
The Box Social on Forth Street behind the Central Station is closed.

The bar has been taken over by Alpha Delta Brewery and will re-open in 2021 as The Delta Lounge.

The bar will feature a range of cask and keg beers fron the Alpha Delta Brewery.

More info and pictures of this new bar will be online shortly.

Balmbras                                               Balmbras
in the Big Market area is a historical pub in the Bigg Market with be re-opening in 2021.

The Malhotra group are currently undertaking work to restore this historical bar back to it's former self.

Many of the old historical features which date back to the 1820's will be retained.

The bar was formerly known as the Wheatsheaf in the 1820's and was later named the Cartlon before it was changed to Balmbras after the famous Blaydon Races.

More info and pictures of this pub will be online shortly.

Jesmond Beach Box
                              Jesmond Beach Box
Jesmond Beach Box located next to The Holy Hobo in the Jesmond area of Newcastle is now open.

This new large outside beer garden has been created following the bars opening on the 4th July so you can enjoy a drink with plenty of outside space.

The bar has a beach with several outside tables, deckchairs and firepits and is also dog friendly.

Open every day until 10pm. Advance table bookings are recommended, telephone 0191 2813010 or visit the Jesmond Beach Box website.

A range of beers and cocktails is on offer as well as a street food menu. Menus are attached to each table.

Food on offer includes loaded fries, burgers, hot dogs and kebab boxes. Beer and cider include Amstel, Moretti and Strongbow Dark Fruits.

Click here to view the food menu on offer.

More info and pictures of this outside beach bar is now online.

Mean-Eyed Cat and The Town Mouse  Newcastle CAMRA pub of the year 2020
have both been named as Newcastle CAMRA pub of the year for 2020.

Both bars are micro brew pubs serving an excellent range of keg beers and cask ales.

The Mean-Eyed Cat located in the Haymarket area is open Monday - Wednesday 12pm - 10pm, Thursday - Saturday 12pm - 10.30pm, Sunday 1pm - 9pm.

The Town Mouse Ale House is also located in the Haymarket area and is open Monday - Thursday 2pm - 10pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 11pm, Sunday 12pm - 8pm.

Regular Tap takeovers from different UK brewers are featured during the year in both pubs.

These 2 bars are not to be missed when you visit Newcastle.



Hard Rock Cafe                                      Hard Rock Cafe
Okana in the Quayside area, located in the Guildhall, Newcastle is due to open following the end of lockdown restrictions.

The venue will offer external seating area providing 32 seats next to the river Tyne so it should be offering outdoor hospitality.

Classic American fayre with a signature Hard Rock twist will be served, with a local brew or a hand-crafted cocktail.

More info and pictures of this pub will be online shortly.

Three Mile                                                 Three Mile
Three Mile in the Gosforth area is due to re-open afrter a massive refurbishment following the end of lockdown restrictions.

The venue has been totally transformed into a new hotel and gastro pub.

More info and pictures of this pub will be online shortly.



Micro Brew Pubs                                       Wylam Brewery Tap
For information about the best Micro Brew pubs in Newcastle

The selection will be of interest to real ale enthuiasts with the ever growing popularity of Local cask and keg beers on offer in Newcastle.

There is now an excellent selection of ales on tap in Newcastle to choose from.

Evening Chronicle Newcastle Pub Quiz  The Farmers Rest
How well do you know the pubs and bars in Newcastle.

Have a go at the Evening Chronicle's Newcastle pub quiz: Can you identify the 19 city centre bars in the quiz?.

Click here to access the Evening Chronicle quiz and test your knowledge.

River Escapes                                     River Escapes Newcastle
River Escapes For information on arranging a Tyne River Cruise in Newcastle -- check out riverescapes.co.uk You can book a party night or cruise on the Tyne as an alternative to a club or a night out.

Restaurants                                       
For information about where to eat out in Newcastle

There is a choice of Chinese, English, Italian, Indian, Mexican, Spanish, American, Japanese, Thai and other restaurants featured on the site.

Sports Bars                                        
UEFA Euro 2020for the best places to watch Premier League, Championship, World Cup and UEFA Euro 2020 matches in Newcastle there is a selection of bars and pubs featured.

Most of the bars/pubs feature live football, rugby Six Nations, cricket and Euro /World Cup football matches some with large screens and special offers during match days.


Stags & Hens                         
information that would be of interest to anyone arranging a Stag or Hen party/weekend in Newcastle or further afield.
There are links to Stag & Hen sites who can help you arrange a party, weekend, accommodation or an event.


Links to other sites well worth a visit associated with Pubs Newcastle

WW1 Centenary Ales Hadrian Border has produced four WW1 Centenary Ales to commemorate the Tyneside Scottish, Tyneside Irish, Newcastle Commercials and the Durham Light Infantry.

Top Ten Pubs Pubs Newcastle's Top Ten Pubs worth visiting in no particular order.

Newcastle Pub Crawls Information on some Pub Crawls where you can sample the best of Newcastle.
For the more adventurous try the Upmarket Newcastle Pub Crawl where you can visit some of the more stylish bars in Newcastle.

Old Bars/Pubs of Newcastle Information on some of the former bars and pubs in Newcastle that have now closed.
The bars/pubs shown on this page are all those that have been featured on the site previously with information on what has happened to each bar/pub.

What pubs were in Newcastle in 1827, 1850, 1882, 1910 and 1914 - New information on some of the older historical pubs of Newcastle.
Old pubs of Newcastle in 1827
Old pubs of Newcastle in 1850
Old pubs of Newcastle in 1882
Old pubs of Newcastle in 1910
Old pubs of Newcastle in 1914

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