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Where to go for a drink in Newcastle

Newcastle Upon Tyne, with its stunning quayside, buzzing nightlife and picturesque surroundings, makes for one of the best weekends away. Whether it’s a night out with the lads, the girls, a couple’s weekend or a lively stag or hen do, there’s something for everyone.

While you’re there, you’re likely to want to test out the infamous nightlife! To make sure you’ve got options – whatever the reason for your trip – Newcastle hostel provider Euro Hostels has gathered together a list of some of the best venues so you can head straight oot on the toon.

For a pint with a view

Name: The Free Trade Inn

Summary: The Free Trade Inn is one of Newcastle’s oldest pubs, catered to real beer and ale drinkers. As well as being a cracking boozer, it also boasts one of the best views of the area – looking down at the River Tyne and its bridges. Make sure to say hi to Craig David, the pub cat, too.

Address: 2 St Lawrence Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1AP

Website: N/a

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Trip Advisor rating: Four Stars

Trip Advisor mentions include:

  • Free jukebox
  • Pub cat
  • Good selection of real ales
  • Beer selection
  • Famous view

Opening hours:

  • Monday 11:00 – 23:00
  • Tuesday 11:00 – 23:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 – 23:00
  • Thursday 11:00 – 23:00
  • Friday 11:00 – 00:00
  • Saturday 11:00 – 00:00
  • Sunday 11:00 – 23:00

For a casual drink that can last all night

Name: Lady Grey’s

Summary: Lady Grey’s is a gem of a pub in the middle of Newcastle. There’s something for everyone – with cask ales, craft beers, wines – and top-notch pub snacks like cheese boards and sausage rolls. Lady Grey’s is perfect for a sneaky pit stop, or if you’re looking to settle in for an hour or two.

Address: Shakespeare Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 6AQ

Website:  www.ladygreys.co.uk

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Trip Advisor rating: Four stars

Trip Advisor mentions include:

  • Sausage rolls
  • City centre pub
  • Sunday fayre
  • Guest beers
  • Real ale
  • Friendly atmosphere

 

Opening hours:

  • Monday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Tuesday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Thursday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Friday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Saturday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Sunday 11:00 – 02:00

 

For gin lovers

Name: Pleased To Meet You

Summary: A gin-lovers paradise, PTMY appreciates the craftsmanship of the perfect gin and tonic. At PTMY, you can design your dream G&T – choose from over 50 gins, add a tonic (anything from herbal to lemon) and finish with a garnish of coffee beans, rose petals, cherries and more.

Address: 41-45 High Bridge, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 1EW

Website:  www.ptmy-newcastle.co.uk

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Trip Advisor rating: Four stars

Trip Advisor mentions include:

  • Gin menu
  • Great decors
  • Sharing platter
  • Great cocktails
  • Saturday night
  • Gins
  • Fab

Opening hours:

  • Monday 11:00 – 01:00
  • Tuesday 11:00 – 01:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 – 01:00
  • Thursday 11:00 – 01:00
  • Friday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Saturday 11:00 – 02:00
  • Sunday 11:00 – 01:00

 

For dining and drinks

Name: Lola Jeans

Summary: Located near Newcastle’s busiest shopping streets, Lola Jeans is the perfect pit stop for drinks and lunch to re-charge your batteries. This pub is perfect for lovers of a ‘quirky’ décor, with delicious food (gourmet steak sandwich, anyone?) and cocktails at its core.

Address: 1-3 Market St, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6JE

Website: www.lolajeans.co.uk

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Trip Advisor rating: Four stars

Trip Advisor mentions include:

  • Steak
  • Triple cooked chips
  • John Dillinger
  • Audrey Hepburn
  • Sharing board
  • Lovely window seater

Opening hours:

  • Monday 12:00 – 00:00
  • Tuesday 12:00 – 00:00
  • Wednesday 12:00 – 00:00
  • Thursday 12:00 – 00:00
  • Friday 12:00 – 02:00
  • Saturday 12:00 – 02:00
  • Sunday 12:00 – 00:00

 

For a bit of live music

Name: Tyne Bar

Summary: Located in Newcastle’s Ouseburn, the Tyne Bar attracts a bunch of regulars who visit time after time for their love of real ale and live music. Especially popular on sunny days, this pub has a chilled-out vibe and is situated under a bridge arch, which adds to its independent style.

Address: 1 Maling St, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1LP

Website: www.thetyne.com

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Trip Advisor rating: Four and a half stars

Trip Advisor mentions include:

  • Sunny day
  • Beers and lagers
  • Outside seating area
  • Free jukebox
  • Excellent atmosphere
  • Real ale
  • Lovely food

Opening hours:

  • Monday 12:00 – 23:00
  • Tuesday 12:00 – 23:00
  • Wednesday 12:00 – 23:00
  • Thursday 12:00 – 23:00
  • Friday 12:00 – 00:00
  • Saturday 12:00 – 00:00
  • Sunday 12:00 – 22:30

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