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The Tyne Bar

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Great bar with good bizz

Was in Newcastle for a day, and over the years The Tyne Bar was somewhere that I had heard good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
West Kilbride, United Kingdom
Will go again

Went here on a Sunday afternoon as seen they had a band on at 4pm. Arrived at 3pm for food and just... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
Lisa P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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The Tyne Bar has been a mainstay of the Newcastle pub scene since November 1994, when it helped to kickstart the cultural renaissance of the city's Ouseburn Valley. Building on the legacy of pubs like The Barley Mow and The Egypt Cottage, on nearby...more
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1 Maling Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 1LP, England
+44 191 265 2550
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in Newcastle for a day, and over the years The Tyne Bar was somewhere that I had heard good things about, so made a point of visiting. As soon as I arrived I knew I had made the right choice, as its a proper...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Went here on a Sunday afternoon as seen they had a band on at 4pm. Arrived at 3pm for food and just made it! They were just about to stop serving Sunday dinner but got the last ones and glad we did, proper hearty tasty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lisa P
Fred P, Owner at The Tyne Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thanks for the kind words, Lisa. It means an awful lot to us when we receive positive feedback like this.

Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I visited here recently on a stag night. This place is a bit out of the way but worth the walk. The local beers are great and the place has a good atmosphere. There’s a large covered outdoor area which is a great idea.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BigMushy
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Walked along the quayside and came upon this bar, the sun was shinning so sat outside people watching. Drinks reasonably priced and the bonus was there was live music on which we love, great sound quality. A lovely spot.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Cool place, live music outside, reasonably priced drinks, good location too...buzzing atmosphere inside and out.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WellTraveledMark
Fred P, Owner at The Tyne Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks for the kind words, Mark.

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We spent a pleasant evening sitting outside on a summers evening with a pleasant crow. Good choice of beer and a lively atmosphere. It’s tucked away near some old industrial buildings but worth stopping by if you are strolling up the quayside from town.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Wanted to go somewhere different instead of the same bars all the time. Heard and read reviews on tyne bar so thought we give it a go. Well impressed, great location and bar staff really knowledgeable which helps, need to bring the Mrs next time...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Fred P, Owner at The Tyne Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thanks for your kind words, Tony

Reviewed July 6, 2018

Out for a walk along tne Quayside, decided to stop here for food and drinks. Red hot day so sat outside. Drinks were served in plastic containers! and yet some people had bottles(glass)!! Meals arrived, hubby had peri peri chicken burger with chips served on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Fred P, Owner at The Tyne Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

We're obliged by the terms of our licence to serve all outdoor drinks in plastic containers, but bottles, for some reason, are excluded from this. As for the food, this is the modern "street food" way to serve food, so we can only assume you...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Some great lunchtime food options, ok they don’t sound much ie Burgers, German Hotdogs and Mexican dishes including wraps & tacos, it’s the tasty variety of toppings and styles available that make it work. I had a ‘Dirty Dog’ which is a decent quality German...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Just went to pick up my partner's cake from his retirement do. The Tyne hadn't made it but they kindly agreed to keep it there. He wouldn't let any of his work mates cut into it until I'd seen it! The staff and management were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sharon R
Fred P, Owner at The Tyne Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

Very kind comments, Sharon. Thanks.

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October 21, 2018|
Response from Fred P | Property representative |
Hi Richie - sorry about the delay in reply, but yes, we do Sunday Lunch between midday and 3.45pm.
john b
January 15, 2016|
Response from MilooliM | Property representative |
Hi John, on Sunday the 5th of March we've got an award-winning blues band called George Shovlin & The Radars! Always a cracking atmosphere when they're on. Cheers 😉