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8 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    1.5 of 5 stars
Terrible!

I have nothing good to say about this bar... It's dire! If you're in town miss this out... Newcastle is full of bars, some good, some bad but you can have a much better night out by missing out a place like this! I find it insane that whoever revamped this dump decided to give it a new name, a... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2013
John M
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Having a great time to they took my drink, after taking my friends drink. Yeah that I was busy drinking. Spoilt my night.

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Newcastle Upon Tyne
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

How this place is still in business is beyond me. If only there were an option to give a Zero star review. This could be a beautiful little hideaway, a secret watering hole in Newcastle. Instead it lacks investment in every area you could think of from basic plumbing to customer service training. Tasteless idiotic promotions (saxophonist at 11pm?!), sticky... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Visit on a saturday night - no tonic . Propose able alternate drink for the same price and mysteriously the tonic appears - the last one . Service and the way your spoken too is at beat shocking . I expect an apology

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Newcastle
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The venue is much suited to the horrid side street it is located on. It's a beehive of tight students glugging unheard of "vodka" for very little profit. No wonder they can't afford to renovate their toilets... Sticky, smelly, a complete disaster.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The smell...oh my God the smell it is horrific. I asked the bar staff what the smell was and was told it didn't smell. The cocktails are disgusting and the toilets - I'd rather go outside. The bar itself is filthy too. Revs on the corner is much better.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I have visited mimos a few times and every time i think the same thing... Its always freezing cold and has a damp smell/feel in the air. The drinks are ok if your want a massive cheap cocktail for £3 or whatever they are! Nothing special! Typical cheapy toon bar! Which is sometimes just what you want!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I went in to Mimo's last night with a few friends to take advantage of the 2-4-1 mojito offer, NEVER AGAIN! As others have said, the bar has a bad smell and feels very unclean! Our mojitos were awful and were made with ice cubes rather than crushed ice! Terrible considering this place is meant to be a cocktail bar.... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

A few of the girls decided that we should try Mimos for Saturday night cocktails. First of all upon entry you are hit with a disgusting smell of damp.After waiting 35 MINUTES at the bar we were eventually served. By this point we begrudged spending our money at this place as the service we received was absolutely dreadful!! One member... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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90 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

I have nothing good to say about this bar... It's dire! If you're in town miss this out... Newcastle is full of bars, some good, some bad but you can have a much better night out by missing out a place like this! I find it insane that whoever revamped this dump decided to give it a new name, a... More 

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

Great for a cocktail! But dont go to the toilet!! They have no locks, no toilet seats, there was a 1ft whole in the floor in the toilet I went in and suprise suprise no toilet paper! The mens were just as bad with one toilet flooded and a pool of water running down the corridor, hence the fowl smell... More 

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Address: 8 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 8 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne

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  • Cuisine: American

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