High Bridge - opposite to the Duke of Wellington.
Metro - Central Station
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Monday - Friday from 6pm - late, Saturday & Sunday 12pm - late.
Telephone: 0191 2320707
Telephone for show bookings 0191 3009700
Beers: Budweiser Budvar, Tennants, Belhaven Best, Belhaven Black Stout, Estrella Galicia Especial and Blue Moon on tap.
Aspalls cider also on offer.
2 ales on offer include:
Allendale Brewery Co Ltd - Wayfarer - Pale Ale - English ABV 4.4%
McColl's Brewery - Reet Petite - Golden Ale ABV 4.1%
A very good selection of bottled beers and spirits available.
Food is served upstairs in the bar Monday - Friday 5pm - 9pm, Saturday 12pm - 9pm, Sunday - 12pm – 8pm (Sunday Lunch served until 4pm).
All dishes are £10.00 and include: kebabs, chillies, vegan, burgers and hot dogs. sides £3.00 each or 3 for £5.00.
Desserts are all £5.00.
Vegetarian and vegan options available.
Special Deals: None advertised in bar.
Live Sports: None shown here.
Music: Regular music on play at most times.
Comedy: Live comedy acts featured here every night.
What's On: Check what's on at the club. Click here for information.
The Stand is a Comedy Cafe bar which is located on High Bridge and is recognised as one of the best venues in the North East for comedy.
The bar has a cafe bistro with a range of tasty snacks and meals on offer. The Theatre is located downstairs where comedy acts are featured every night.
The main bar area has a small bar with plenty of tables and chairs for diners. There is a range of beers and local cask ales on offer.
To the rear of the bar there is a small outside Bistro courtyard garden area that is open in fine weather.
Trip Advisor winner of Certificate of Excellence 2014, 2015 & 2016.
Disabled access to main bar is very good but can be difficult to toilets and theatre which is down a flight of stairs. Toilets are small and clean.