Millennium Bridge


By The River Brew Co  

Hillgate Quays, on the Gateshead side of the river, underneath the Tyne Bridge and beside the Swing Bridge.

Metro - Monument
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Monday - Thursday 12pm - 5pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 11pm, Sunday 12pm - 9pm.
Telephone: Trakol Restaurant bookings - 0191 7371120

Beers: Micro brewery tap room with a good selection of keg ales served from the UK Craft beer community.

Ales on Tap include:

Keg Beers
Wylam Brewery - Glow - Pale Ale - Other ABV 3.4%
Wylam Brewery - Hickey the Rake - Pale Ale - XPA (Extra Pale) ABV 4.2%
Wylam Brewery - Lush - Pale Ale - American ABV 4.2%
Wylam Brewery - Jakehead - IPA - American ABV 6.3%
Wylam Brewery (Collab with Donzoko Brewing Company) - The Cold Condition - Pilsner - Other ABV 4.8%
Radeberger Gruppe - Schöfferhofer Prickly Pear - Hefeweizen - Shandy / Radler ABV 2.5%

Tap Takeovers are hosted from leading independent breweries from around the globe. Beers are served in two thirds or one third glasses.


Hawkrland Street Food Market & Entertainment Container Park is now open from 29th March 2024 on Friday from 5pm - 12am, Saturday 12pm - 12am, Sunday 10am - 6pm with a brand new set of vendors which include:
Forty Thieves Micro Pub, Bottle Shop and Beer Garden,
Pepo Cocktail Bar.

New food options include
Circo a new pizza outlet,
Smoke & Sear which offers steak frites and fresh seafood,
Doughvine Desserts serving Churros.

Also back again are Street Food Trader favourites Acropolis, ParmoRama, Dabbawal, and Meatstack.

Hawkrland will also feature a Huge LED Screen showing live events & key sports fixtures, Live music, DJs & theme nights, Weekly Sunday markets & community fun days, a new Wine terrace, function room & snug, premium drinks options, fully heated and sheltered with plenty of seating.

Knead & Favor Cafe bar open every day 9am - 4pm serving Breakfast, Brunch, Hand Cut Deli Sandwiches as well as Fancy Goods and Single Origin Coffees.
Knead & Favor menu

Backyard Bike Shop serves coffees and brunch with in the evening a range of cocktails, and is open for Bike Servicing: Tuesday to Friday 10am to 4pm, Saturday 10am to 2pm. Cafe: Monday - Saturday every day 9am - 4pm, Sunday 9am - 2pm.

Special Deals: None advertised.

Live Sports: Not shown here

Music: Regular music on play at most times.

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Large container park featuring a micro brewery tap room from By The River Brew Co.

The container park offer a selection of food options including a Hawker Market with food from independent street traders Acropolis, Dabbawal, Fire & Dough, Goodtimes Tacos, Parm-O-Rama, Meat Stack, Mother Mercy, The Little Bao Bar and Veganatomy.

There is plenty of seating inside and outside for diners with long tables and chairs.

The outside area has extensive seating area with pleasant views of the River Tyne, Tyne Bridge and Gateshead Millennium Bridge.

The brewery tap is a pleasant place to people watch and is extremely busy and popular most times of the day.

Disabled access to main bar is very good. Toilets are small and clean.

Price: Moderate.