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Average food

Popped in here when we were in Newcastle for a short trip. We decided to have cod sandwich and... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Good Burger

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat at lunch, friendly staff amd tasty food, can't really go wrong... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Sep 20, 2018
“Average food”
Mar 30, 2019
“Pub trying to be more....”
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

Friday night food and a few drinks with friends turned out to be quite an onerous experience. First, the pint, ordered a pint of theakstons best bitter and was served a flat pint of malt water. I told the bar staff who quickly told me...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Martinator123
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

The Forth is no longer as quirky as it used to be following its makeover, but it’s still my go to spot for a drink in Newcastle with its extensive range of beers and ciders. Had an hour to kill on Saturday so popped in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RSam78
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Over priced for what it is, a bar close by has a better standard of food and cheaper. £2 for a lime and soda too. Food arrived luke warm but no point complaining as it was clear we’d only get it back heated up and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peachy197
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Popped in here when we were in Newcastle for a short trip. We decided to have cod sandwich and chips. Chips were good but sandwich was very dry and the bread felt stale. There was some sort of meeting going on and the people walked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Todsters
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat at lunch, friendly staff amd tasty food, can't really go wrong with that! The roof garden looked lovely too!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cakeyboolay
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Came here for a bite to eat on a Saturday evening. Really tasty food and 3 vegan options to choose from which is pretty good for a pub! But the music was so loud we could not hear each other across the table. The pub...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

We have been here a few times now when visiting Newcastle and have always had a good time. There is a good selection of gins (have to recommend Tarquin’s) and cocktails as well as beers and cider. We have always found the staff to be...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank furryferretderby
Reviewed January 28, 2018

I can't express how dreadful this pub and the food was. Disinterested staff, terrible food (Sunday roast - tepid, cold, tough meat, uncooked leeks, fish and chips over battered and overcooked to point of being burned), sour smell about the place and no soap in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank browntickle
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Girls out shopping, fellas out drinking, we couldn't find this place so one of them had to come & find us, if the station is behind you walk to the left up past Greggs & hey ho there it is. It had a huge bar...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank SharonJT67
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Good Sunday lunch "pub food". V friendly service , well presented dinner , cauliflower cheese worth ordering as an extra. Beef portion generous too. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2017
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