The Split Chimp
Arch 7 Westgate Road, in a railway arch beside The Herb Garden Restaurant.
Metro - Central Station
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Monday - Thursday 3pm -10pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 11pm, Sunday 12pm - 8pm.
Beers: Microbrew pub with a fine selection of real ales, keg beers, ciders and bottled craft beers on offer - 9 Cask & Keg Ales, 8 Real ciders, bottled craft beer, Prosecco and their our own wine.
Cask and keg ales on offer this week include
Errant Brewery - Clever Chimp - Blonde Ale ABV 4%
Tyne Bank Brewery - Mango IPA - IPA - International ABV 4.3%
Bristol Beer Factory - Fortitude - English Bitter ABV 4%
Nomadic Beers - Sister Doris - Stout - Other ABV 5.2%
Tankleys Brewery Ltd - Golden Ale - Golden Ale ABV 4.5%
First Chop Brewing Arm - POW - Pale Ale - English ABV 4.5%
Arbor Ales - Blue Sky Drinking - English Bitter ABV 4.4%
Tyne Bank Brewery - Olde Jamaica - Stout - White ABV 6.7%
Beavertown - Neck Oil - IPA - Session / India Session Ale ABV 4.3%
Real Ciders on offer this week include
Downside Perry - Medium Dry Perry
Farmer Jims - Rhubarb Bob ABV 4%
Whisky Cask - Thistly Cross Cider ABV 6.9%
There is a selection of wines available. Listed in The Good Beer Guide 2017. New mobile bar service available for functions.
A new Split Chimp bar at the Spanish City, Whitley Bay is now open.
Meals: Snacks available - free small snack with drinks (£1.00 for larger snack). Beer and a Pork Pie special offer.
Special Deals: 10% off on real ales on production of CAMRA, Student or SPBW card.
Split Chimp Loyalty scheme - start earning FREE BEER worth at least £5.40 when you buy a pint or equivalent.
Live Sports: None shown.
Music: Regular music on play at most times featuring Soul, Motown, Punk and Ska. Live music on certain nights.
Microbrew bar located in one of the railway arches close to the Central Station.
The bar serves a fine selection of real ales and craft bottled beers.
There is a large board beside the bar advertising the ales on offer which will change regularly due to the bars popularity.
The casks are located behind the small bar and there is barrel tables and chairs with seating by the window to the front of the bar.
Upstairs there is an arched function room with further seating and a 31 foot Pub Skittle Alley. Darts night on a Monday and Wednesday.
Free Wifi throughout bar. Live music featured on certain nights.
The bar should continue to be a firm favourite with the fine selection of ales, keg beers, ciders and craft beers on offer.
In a 2017 feature by the Times Newspaper The Split Chimp was voted Number 6 in the Top Ten Micropubs, out of 300 in the country.
Toilets are located at the rear of the bar. Disabled access to lower level of bar.