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Best bars in Tyne and Wear

Art Gallery
“World famous contemporary art gallery. It also has a great gift shop on site.”
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“The Botanist is one of the most bustling spots in town for a gin-infused cocktail or two. The menu is packed with a wide range of creative potions, and the gin offering here is certainly one to celebrate.”
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“Ouseburn. A proper, traditional pub. Often hold events (especially on a summer weekend), home to weekly folk nights.”
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“Cocktails, Wine, Beers, Spirits. Situated right on the Quayside next to the famous Millennium Bridge. Especially popular on sunny days. Does reasonable food too.”
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“Ouseburn. A trip to Newcastle really should include a trip down the Ouseburn. This is my favourite place in Newcastle, quirky decor (Star Wars fans will appreciate the display), great food, music and drinks and often hold events in the back room.”
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Bowling Alley
“ A nice Inner city bowling alley with a bar. I would advise booking in advance as It gets busy”
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“Brought to you by the same people who have Wylam Brewery and By the River. Cosy pub on the quayside with a roof terrace under the Tyne Bridge.”
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“I loves the atmosphere it is like being on a train (orient express) springs to mind. (well almost!!!)”
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“A very old fashioned pub with a fine selection of drinks. This place must have one fo the best views in Newcastle and is a sun trap in the summer.”
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Night Club
“Chilled out bar in an old terraced house with regular live music of different kinds and a good menu including a couple of vegan options. ”
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“This is an independent pub specialising in whiskies, craft beer and homemade burgers. They regularly have live music and is only a short walk away.”
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“known locally as "The Coffin" due to the shape of the building - often puts on good smaller bands and does good burgers”
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“Good beer downstairs with great bar snacks (home made pork pies etc) and a great restaurant upstairs featuring the best of British bistro food. ”
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“Livello is a lovely bar where all the famous people drink. If you wish for any deals on this then ask me and I will see what I can do. My friend works for the owner of this bar. ”
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“just a mile from the cottage is Cullercoats with its sheltered harbour and great selection of coffee shops. The Boatyard is a favourite - fantastic veggie breakfast.”
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