Front Street, Benton. 25 mins by metro/bus to centre of Newcastle.
Metro - Benton
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Open: Sunday - Thursday 12pm - 11.30pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 12am.
Telephone: 0191 2709699
John Smith's Extra Cold, Fosters, Kronenbourg 1664, McEwan's Best Scotch, Moretti, Three Hop Caledonian Ale and Guinness Extra Cold on tap.
Strongbow cider also available.
Ales on offer include:
Fullers Brewery - Oliver's Island - Golden Ale ABV 3.8%
Cullercoats Brewery - Polly Donkin - Stout - Oatmeal ABV 4.2%
Goose Island Beer Co - Goose Island IPA - IPA - English ABV 5.9%
Ossett Brewery - Yorkshire Blonde - Blonde Ale ABV 3.9%
Beavertown - Bloody 'Ell - IPA - American ABV 5.5%
There is also a good range of bottled beers, wines and spirits on offer.
Sunday Lunch served.
Happy hour 7pm - 8pm Friday - Sunday with several reductions on drinks.
Monday cask ale club with 20p off a pint of all cask ales.
Cocktails 2 for £6.95 all day Thursday.
2 bottles of wine for £20.00 Monday - Thursday.
Bucket deals Monday - Thursday with 2 Bulmers £6.00 or 4 Sol or Tiger £10.00.
Fizz Friday and Sparkling Saturday £9.95 a bottle.
Go large on your spirit for extra £1.50.
Buy 2 large glasses of wine and get the rest of the bottle free.
Live Sports: Live sports are shown on a big screen and 7 widesreen TV's with live football and horse racing featured.
Music: Regular music is on play with Live Bands featured every Saturday night.
Large traditional pub. The pub can be accessed from a door at the front and to the side. There are two bars - the front bar is a traditional old style bar.
To the rear there is a lounge bar area that can be accessed from a door at the end of the bar.
There is plenty of seating throughout with tables and chairs and leather backed seating. The decor is of a traditional style with stained glass windows and old local pictures on the walls.
The pub is fully carpeted throughout and there are 2 fireplaces with a picture of a ship over one. Live sports are shown on widesreen TV's with live football and horse racing featured.
A small comfortable beer garden outside area is available at the back of the premises. Free WiFi throughout the pub.
A friendly, pub which keeps a good pint and real ale selection. Although predominantly a locals bar the Staff and regulars are welcoming to new guests and it doesn't take long to feel like one of the crowd.
Food is often home cooked - Sunday Lunches in particular with home cooked roasties and Yorkshire puds are excellent value at £6.45.
WHAT'S ON - EVENTS
TUESDAY: General Knowledge Quiz from 8pm
SUNDAY: Music Quiz from 8pm
LIVE BANDS: usually every second Saturday of the month
Disabled access to the main bar is very good with a designated disabled toilet to the rear. Toilets are small and basic.