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.

is Pubs Newcastle's pub/bar of the month for August 2015.

This smoke and tap house located in the City Centre area of Newcastle has an extensive range of cask ales, craft beers and ciders on offer. You can make your choice from the blackboard that is displayed in the bar which changes regularly giving you an excellent choice to sample. The bar serves food until 10pm with a tasty range of smoked meat dishes. Click here to view the menu on offer. The place can be very busy in the evening on the weekend but a liitle quieter early doors through the week.

Downstairs there is the Poison Cabinet basement cocktail bar serving a good range of cocktails. There is a small outside seating area to the front which is used when the weather is fine. Rating 8/10

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 Split Chimp                                     
a new Microbrew pub in one of the railway arches behind the Central Station area is now open.

The bar will be serving up an exciting range of craft beers and real ales on a Monday to Saturday. Closed on a Sunday.
More info and pictures on this new bar is now online.

Bealim House                                      
a new Gin distillery, bar and eatery located in the old print works named Beall Ltd, the business was founded by John Beall in 1896. Previously known as Fluid this impressive new gin bar /eatery is the first in Newcastle to have it's own Gin still, serving its own Newcastle Gin and a tasty range of meals.

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

97 & Social                                         
a new bar in the Jesmond area is now open.

This new bar which is part of the Cairn Hotel has a reasonably priced snack and food menu on offer. The bar serves a range of craft bottled beers and you can sample the bars own 97 & Social lager. There is an outside seating area where you can enjoy a drink alfresco.

More info and pictures are 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 sport in Newcastle there is a selection of bars and pubs featured.
Most of the bars feature live football, rugby and Euro 2016 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

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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