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The MetroCentre

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Address: Gateshead, England
Phone Number: 0191 4930219
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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There are a wide selection of shops. The centre also has plenty of restaurants, cinema and bowling alley. There is ample free parking, as well as good public transport links.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
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Durham, England, United Kingdom
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Durham, England, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
36 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

There are a wide selection of shops. The centre also has plenty of restaurants, cinema and bowling alley. There is ample free parking, as well as good public transport links.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

I go here atheist twice a month and always enjoy it! There are hundreds of shops and restaurants. Mostly great service in this shops. Also, there is always someone to help if it's needed.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
31 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I love this place, so many good shops and eateries all under one roof. You have everything you could ask for, designer shops and more bog standard shops. parking is plentiful. Massive indoor soft play for the kids too!! Amazing!! I can't wait to return :D

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Gloucestershire
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I can't believe anyone wants to yet alone likes to shop here, Signage into the shopping centre is appalling, From leaving A1M to getting to the shops you need to know before hand where you are going, we could see the back of Debenhams from the road but could we get to the carpark, its sort of colour dot coded... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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104 reviews 104 reviews
13 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I visit every year as my sister lives nearby, and always make time to shop! A good choice of shops and food options. Although I am v sad that the metroland mini theme park area is long gone

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Newry, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Everything for the seasoned shopper and plenty of places to dine out as well. Well laid out and plenty of maps and toilets on site.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Easy-to-get to by public transport or by car. Many high street shops and popular restaurants. Very good place to visit if your a tourist!

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Paradise for shoppers. Lots to see and do, many brands and places to shop & eat. Everytime go there for shopping.

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

As a long term Gateshead resident, I have been visiting the MetroCentre for years. My current view is that it is on something of an upward curve, following the upgrades to Qube (the cinema and restaurant sector), the revitalised red mall and the platinum mall (which forms the central part of the centre). Whilst there are a number of vacant... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I visited the metro centre at the weekend for the 1st time. I was delighted with the place itself and all of the shops and restaurants. However, I did have an unpleasant experience in Primark. I was struggling find a top in my size and when I asked a member of staff, with name badge 'Layla', for help, I was... More 

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