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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from 4th July 2020 Monday - Thursday 12pm - 11pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 12am, Sunday 12pm - 10pm.
Telephone: Trakol Restaurant bookings - 0191 7371120

Beers: Micro brewery tap room with up to 20 keg ales served from the UK Craft beer community.
Ales on offer include:

Black Lodge Brewery - Express Yourself - IPA - American ABV 5.5%
By The River Brew Co - Heart Of Darkness - Stout - Coffee ABV 5%
Beak Brewery - Parade - IPA - American ABV 6%
Verdant Brewing Co - Combined Whimsy - Pale Ale - International ABV 4.7%
By The River Brew Co - Double Sunset - Sour - Fruited ABV 3.9%
Verdant Brewing Co - Loud Charge - IPA - Imperial / Double New England ABV 8%
By The River Brew Co - When The Garden Was Dry - Farmhouse Ale - Saison ABV 6.5%
By The River Brew Co - We Are Your Flens - Lager - Pale ABV 4%

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

Trakol Restaurant (an Open Fire Kitchen) is open for Lunch Monday to Saturday from 12pm - 3pm, Dinner Monday - Saturday 5.30pm - 10.30pm, Sunday 12pm - 6pm.
Trakol menu
Trakol Sunday menu
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The neighbouring Hawker Market is open Friday 6pm - 11pm, Saturday 12pm - 11pm, Sunday 12pm - 6pm.
The Hawker Market serves up a range of food from resident independent street food traders and some guest traders.
Resident Traders include Acropolis, Cakes Contour, Chuchos Tacos, Dabbawal, Dastardly & Dutty, Dubble Bubble, Fire & Dough, Lola Jeans, Magpye, Parm-O-Rama and Shanty Town.
Guest Traders are monthly rotated including Lost & Found Social and Medhead.
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 6pm, Saturday 10am to 3pm. Brunch: every Day 10am to 5pm. Coffee & Cakes: every Day 10am to 7pm. Cocktails: Fridays & Saturdays 5pm to 11pm
Additional bars include That's Nice Dear! (Cocktails & Craft Cans), Mildred's Twisted Ankle (Gin Emporium), HWKRMRKT Beer Bar.
During the Winter months there will be a HWKRLITE Edition of the market with a selection of rotating traders serving the finest street food.

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 Chuchos Tacos, Dabbawal, Dastardly & Dutty, Kaltur Food and Scream for Pizza.

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.