The Forth Hotel
Pink Lane, near to St Mary's Church, close to the Central Station. Opposite the live salsa and Jazz Cafe.
Metro - Central Station
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Monday - Tuesday 12pm - 11pm, Wednesday - Friday 12pm - 1am, Saturday 10am - 1am, Sunday 10am - 11pm.
Telephone: 0191 2326478
Beers: Wine menu
5 Real ales include Durham White Gold, Doom Bar, Dark Star Hophead, Jurassic Citrus Maximus and Galaxy Equinox. Other beers on tap include Carling, Leffe, Veltins, Becks Vier, Peroni, Red Stripe, Heineken, Guinness, Sierra Nevada, Fruli, Innis & Gunn Lager, Joker IPA, Brooklyn Lager, Gladeye IPA, Bearface Lager, Adnams Southwold, Ease Up IPA, Addlestones and Sierra Nevada. An excellent range of Belgian and German bottled beers is also available. Extensive wine list, long drinks and gins available. Listed in Camra Good Beer guide.
Meals: Food menu Sunday Menu Brunch Menu Make a Booking
Food served Monday - Saturday 10am - 10pm and Sunday noon - 9.30pm.
Meals on offer include:
Brunch menu served Saturday from 10am - 1pm with traditional English breakfast or vegetarian breakfast £8.00, bacon or sausage butty £5.00, pancakes £5.75 - £6.25, egg on toast £4.00, avocado on toast £4.75.
Bar snacks £3.75 - £5.75 (build your own - 3 snacks for £10.00), sharers £12.00 - £26.00, big plates £8.00 - £11.50, sandwiches £5.50 - £7.75, burgers £9.75 - £11.25, sides £2.50 - £3.75.
Desserts £5.25 - £5.50.
Hot drinks £1.65 - £2.50.
Sunday Menu homecooked roasts available £11.25 - £13.25, sides £3.25.
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Special Deals: Monday - Friday until 5pm - buy any sandwich and a soft drink for £6.50 or with a pint of beer /glass of wine for £8.50.
Live Sports: None shown here.
Music: There is regular music on play with three juke boxes. A DJ is a regular feature every Friday & Saturday from 9am - 1pm and is housed at the rear of the pub. Live Music on a Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
Medium sized pub with a long bar and a wooden floor. The pub is smartly decked out with a new extended area to the right of the bar and an outside roof terrace upstairs.
There are two entrances to the front and side. With the additional space created by the extension there is plenty of seating with tables and chairs up one side with high backed leather seating in the corner.
This leads through to a raised area at the rear with further seating. The upstairs heated roof terrace beer garden is accessed by a flight of stairs to the rear and is open until 11pm.
The decor is a mixture of dark green colours with a wooden floor throughout.
The pub has a bright and airy feel during the day with large windows to the front and side, and at night the low down drop lighting over the bar and modern spotlighting gives a more cosy intimate atmosphere.
The bar attracts a steady crowd of locals and students and is busy at most times.
There is regular music on play with three juke boxes. A DJ is a regular feature every Friday & Saturday from 9am - 1pm and is housed at the rear of the pub. There are two TV's to the front and one situated at the rear.
Live Music on a Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Air conditioning throughout with ceiling fans used at certain times. Monday quiz night from 8pm.
Disabled access is reasonable. The toilets at either side of the bar are small and clean.