Popular bar that is part of the Fluid Group. The place has been given a recent makeover and
it now has a more modern upmarket feel.
There is a long narrow bar with a new outside smoking/standing area in the alley to one side.
The bar has some seating at the front with
more standing space opposite to the bar. There is several
tables with high seating along the walls that lead onto the side alley area.
bar has a more stylish look with smart fixtures and ceiling fans and the old antique fixtures removed. The old clock from
1923 behind the bar still remains.
There is a cosy feel
to the bar in the evening with a very dark subdued atmosphere and
cylindrical lighting down one side.
The upstairs function room is available
for parties available for between 6 to 100 persons with champagne and canapes available on request.
Ask at the bar for more information or call 0191 2320730 or 0191 22111880.
Frequented by locals, businessmen
and younger crowd at weekend. Busy at most times, especially on the weekend
with a cosy atmosphere.
From the alley to the right hand side of the bar you can access Perdu
the sister to Blackie Boy.
Disabled access good but difficult to upstairs function room.
Toilets small and clean.