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Address: Neville St., Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DF, England
Phone Number: 0191 233 1471

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It is what it is

Gotham = cheap drinks, good music, lush interior, lovely staff from what I have experienced We went on a Tuesday for mates birthday was dead we had drinks had a sing had a laugh... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 17, 2016
Samantha B
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Hebburn, United Kingdom
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

This place has the Best Music in town...of all Era's. Frequented mainly by students as the drinks are cheap but worth a visit. It's Battered and Bruised inside, smells a bit Funky, you stick to the floors and the toilets later in the evening are a scene of Carnage. Love this place, Good Music, Good Drinking and a Good Vibe.... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Me and a few friends came in here for a drink while waiting for a train home. It was my partner's turn to pay. He asked if he could pay by card (as he never carries any money) but the person behind the bar said no cash only (lucky I had some). After searching for 5 minutes, I eventually found... More 

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Thank steffi_280
Wallsend, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

This place is the heart and soul of Newcastle and blows the so called 'Diamond Strip' out of the water. Great alternative music at night and jukebox during day. Starting to look a bit ropey with sticky floors but the music and clientele make up for it. 2 different strangers saw I was a bit worse for wear and fetched... More 

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Thank Magtavia
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Gotham would not be Gotham if they changed it, you either love it or hate it! bit smelly and looks a dive but that's what makes it what it is, the music is good and the drinks are cheap, so if you can handle the smell then you can't knock it really!

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Thank Jennifer T
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

I recently went to Newcastle for a night out with friends and what a night out it was, absolutely top drawer with a massive hangover being the reward in the morning. Anyway we were looking for a decent bar that played some decent indie music and Gotham Town was recommended. So we got there and the music is fairly good,... More 

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Thank TheCornershopDancer
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place for the first time at the weekend and what began as a fun night in a dingy Newcastle bar became completely sour when me and my friends witnessed the night's DJ shout racially abusive comments to a girl working as a photographer. Utterly disgusted by this experience.

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Thank ADEEKIES
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

As I triumphantly strode past the guardians of the sacred doors I was ready to embark on my crusade. Greeted by the bartender I asked for a pint of Hogarden and was handed what I could only imagine was paint stripper and rocket fuel, it was then i9t dawned on me that this would be the last full recollection of... More 

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Thank Andy E
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

I regularly attend gotham with the lerds. it is class. Trebles, trebles, trebles. The bar staff are very friendly and let you leave personal belongings behind the bar for you to collect half cut the next day. If you cant be bothered to go down the stairs to the toilet, they allow you to urinate in the specifically allocated area... More 

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Hebburn, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Gotham = cheap drinks, good music, lush interior, lovely staff from what I have experienced We went on a Tuesday for mates birthday was dead we had drinks had a sing had a laugh It's not a fancy place but that's good it's dark dingy they way I like my pubs. Massive negative is sorry guys but sort the toilets... More 

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Thank Samantha B
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

I tried to go to Gotham Town this Friday night. A friend of mine wasn’t allowed in as the bouncer judged that they had had too much to drink. I tried to convince the bouncer that they were okay to come in. This conversation was dismissive and aggressive and the bouncer’s reaction to my questioning was eventually to push me... More 

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