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Newcastle Top Ten Pubs

This page Features Pubs Newcastle's Top Ten Favourite Pubs/Bars in no particular order. The bars/pubs have been chosen after considering everything they have to offer and for their overall appeal.

Bacchus   City Centre
Popular Fitgeralds pub, in a good central position, very busy at all times and has an extensive selection of real ales on offer as well as a lunchtime menu. Tyneside pub of the year winner for several years.
Telephone: 0191 2611008     map   Website

Mean-Eyed Cat   Haymarket
Excellent small micro brew bar located in the Haymarket area which increases the ever growing number of micro brew bars in Newcastle.
Newcastle pub of the year 2023 and listed in Camra's Good Beer guide.
An excellent selection of 6 keg and 8 cask beers and ciders on tap that change regularly.
Open Monday - Wednesday 12pm - 10pm, Thursday - Saturday 12pm - 10pm, Sunday 1pm - 9pm.
Smaal outside seating area to the front of the bar.

Telephone: 0191 2220952    
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The Town Mouse Ale House   Haymarket
Basement micro pub Ale House located a short walk from the Haymarket and close to Newcastle and Northumbria Universities.
An excellent selection of cask, keg and ciders available that change regularly.
Newcastle pub of the year 2023 and listed in Camra's Good Beer guide.
Open Monday - Thursday 2pm - 10pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 11pm, Sunday 12pm - 9pm.

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The Bridge Tavern   Quayside
Micro Brew pub and eatery with fine range of ales. The pub has a reasonably priced menu and an outside roof terrace. Located under the Tyne Bridge.

Telephone: 0191 2619966     map   Website

Newcastle Tap   Central Station
Micro Brew bar with an excellent range of keg and cask ales, ciders and craft bottled beers. A reasonably priced pizza menu is available.
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Twin Farms   Gosforth & Benton
Sir John Fitzgerald pub with a reasonably priced menu on offer and a good real of real ales. There is a large outside seating area and the pub is children friendly. Live sports shown and weekly Quiz night.
Telephone: 0191 2861263     map   Website

BrewDog   Quayside
Popular Scottish craft beer bar from Brewdog. The bar serves a range of excellent beers all from the Brewdog brewery. Get there early as the bar can get very busy on the weekend with the choice of ales on offer.
Telephone: 0191 2616586     map   Website

The Bridge Hotel   Central Station
Sir John Fitzgeralds pub - A good venue for Live music and a nice bar to relax and enjoy a pint of real ale. Affords spectacular views of the Tyne Bridge and Quayside from the terraced area.
Telephone: 0191 2326400     map   Website

Brandling Villa   Gosforth & Benton
Traditional Newcastle pub with an excellent range of cask ales and keg beers on offer. The pub located in South Gosforth holds regular pie & sausage and ale festivals and features live music 3 times a week.
Telephone: 0191 2840490     map   Website

The Newcastle Arms   Haymarket & Gallowgate
Traditional Newcastle pub with beer festivals and an excellent range of ales. The pub is popular with the football crowd being close to St James Park and with those visiting the restaurants in Chinatown.
Telephone: 0191 2602490     map