Scotswood Road, directly opposite Centre for
Life and along the road from The Yard. A short
walk from Central Station.
- Central Station
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Monday - Friday 1pm - 1am, Saturday noon - 1am, Sunday noon - 12.30am.
Telephone 0191 2303863
pub that is also known as Greta's Bank and is gay
friendly. The bar has plenty of seating with mainly
tables and chairs in the centre and stools down the
wall on one side. There is also low tables and
stools on the other side of the bar.
The decor is
smart with predominantly oak panelling on the walls
and a part marble tiled and wooden floor. You get
the impression that the pub has tried to retain the
former fixtures of the Bank. There is small
spotlighting to the ceiling with a large suspended
glass ball. The windows to the front of the pub give
a bright and airy feel to the place and outside
there is a small area with metallic tables and
Regular music is on play at most times.
There is a games machine opposite the bar. The pub
is frequented by locals and a mixture of gays and
straights. It can be busy on most nights and
especially on the weekend.
It is quieter early on through the week. Sunday Phylis & Folies entertainment from 6pm,
Monday & Saturday cabaret with Miss Vicky Paris, Karaoke every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.
Friday Miss Rory - 80's & 90's pop music. Free function room available for hire on
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.
access to main bar is very good. Toilets are small
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Caffrey's, Guinness, Grolsch and Cruzcampo on tap.
Woodpecker cider also on offer. There is also a good range
of bottled drinks, wines, and spirits available.
breakfast served daily from 10am - noon.
Monday - Friday 1pm -7pm
pints of Carling, Worthington's or Woodpecker £1.50,
1pm - 1am house doubles £1.80, bottles of VK, Reef, Beck, Fosters, Fosters Blue or Grolsch £1.80.
Thursday - Friday 7pm - 9pm house doubles £1.80, bottles of VK, Reef, Beck, Fosters, Fosters Blue or Grolsch £1.80.
Saturday - Sunday noon - 9pm house doubles £1.80, bottles of VK, Reef, Beck, Fosters, Fosters Blue or Grolsch £1.80.
Shooters £1 all day & every day.