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Welcome to Pubs Newcastle
This is an independent guide to the pubs of Newcastle Upon Tyne. The website has been recently enhanced for use on a mobile. If you are a visitor to the city and want to enjoy a good night out this comprehensive guide may interest you. Newcastle is now recognised as being the party capital of the United Kingdom and one of the top party cities of the world.

The Botanist;                                     Hop & Cleaver
is Pubs Newcastle's pub/bar of the month for October 2016.

Popular bar/ restaurant located close to the Monument in the City Centre area of Newcastle.

The bar serves up an excellent range of beers, gins and cocktails.

Food is available with a good selection of meals and deli boards on offer. Sunday lunch is served with Roast Chicken £11.95 or Roast Beef for £12.95.   Click here for Food Menu.

Christmas bookings are now being taken with lunch £22.50 or dinner £27.50. A seating area overlooks the monument with excellent views down Grey Street. Rating 8/10

Head of Steam - Quayside                   Head of Steam - Quayside
located on the Quayside is now open. The bar replaces The Eye on the Tyne and is serving a fine range of ales and a reasonably priced menu.

This increases the number of Head of Steam bars in Newcastle to four of which the others are listed below:

The Head of Steam
The Cluny/Cluny 2

More info and pictures of this new bar is now online.
Wylam Brewery Tap                            Wylam Brewery
Wylam Brewery have relocated from Heddon on the Wall to the Palace of Arts in Exhibition Park.

Alongside the Brewery there is a Brewery Tap, which is open to the public Thursdays to Saturdays inclusive. The tap is serving a full range of Wylam ales.

Open on Thursdays: 5pm to 11pm, Fridays: 5pm to 11pm, Saturday: Midday to 11pm and Bank Holiday Sundays: Midday to 11pm.

Click here for futher information on music events that will be held each week.

Evening Chronicle Newcastle Pub Quiz  The Farmers Rest
How well do you know the pubs and bars in Newcastle.

Have a go at the Evening Chronicle's Newcastle pub quiz: Can you identify the 19 city centre bars in the quiz?.

Click here to access the Evening Chronicle quiz and test your knowledge.

The Jolly Fisherman on the Quay     
a new bar and restaurant located in the Quayside area of Newcastle is now open.
Previously known as The Waterline this bar has been given a full makeover from the owners of the Jolly Fisherman in Craster.
The restaurant offers a reasonably priced menu with a range of fish dishes Click here and a good selecion of ales and wines on offer.

More info and pictures of this new bar will be online shortly.

The Cosy Dove                                    
a new bar and restaurant located in the Spital Tongues area of Newcastle opened on 4th March.
Previously known as The Spital House this bar has been given a full makeover. The bar has a reasonably priced menu Click here and a good selecion of ales and wines on offer.

More info and pictures of this new bar is now online.

Passing Clouds                                   
a new cocktail bar adjoining Filthy's in the Bigg Market area is now open.

This new bar owned by Filthy's is aimed at the 25+ crowd and will be serving a range of beers and lagers on draught as well as its speciality cocktails. The Passing Clouds kitchen will soon be serving food from 4pm every day with acoustic singers and DJ on play.

More info and pictures of this new bar is now online.

River Escapes                                    
For information on arranging a Tyne River Cruise -- check out You can book a party night or cruise on the Tyne as an alternative to a club or a night out
For information about where to eat out in Newcastle

There is a choice of Chinese, English, Italian, Indian, Mexican, Spanish, American, Japanese and other restaurants featured on the site.

Sports Bars                                        
for the best places to watch Premier League, Championship and World Cup 2018 matches in Newcastle there is a selection of bars and pubs featured.

Most of the bars feature live football, rugby Six Nations, cricket and World Cup 2018 football matches some with large screens and special offers during match days.

Stags & Hens                         
information that would be of interest to anyone arranging a Stag or Hen party/weekend in Newcastle or further afield.
There are links to Stag & Hen sites who can help you arrange a party, weekend or event.

Links to other sites well worth a visit associated with Pubs Newcastle

Scottish After Dinner Speaker - Jimmy Stirling from Fife, Scotland. To contact Jimmy to make a booking visit

WW1 Centenary Ales Hadrian Border has produced four WW1 Centenary Ales to commemorate the Tyneside Scottish, Tyneside Irish, Newcastle Commercials and the Durham Light Infantry.

Top Ten Pubs Pubs Newcastle's Top Ten Pubs worth visiting in no particular order.

Pub Crawls Information on some Pub Crawls where you can sample the best of Newcastle.
For the more adventurous try the Upmarket Pub Crawl where you can visit some of the more stylish bars in Newcastle.

Old Bars/Pubs of Newcastle Information on some of the former bars and pubs in Newcastle that have now closed.
The bars/pubs shown on this page are all those that have been featured on the site previously with information on what has happened to each bar/pub.

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