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Monkseaton Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Front Street | Monkseaton, Whitley Bay NE25 8DP, England
+44 191 251 3928
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“potato skins” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Grill, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Front Street | Monkseaton, Whitley Bay NE25 8DP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to have a casual tea good value fab choice always pretty busy have heaters outside .

Thank Elizado31
General Manager A, Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for sharing your positive experience! It is always good to share positive reviews with our team. Thanks again for the recommendation, and have an amazing day! Regards Leigh

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Had a mixed grill which was amazing. Was let down by the starter which was potato skins, which wasn't presented very well and a little plastic pot that was supposed to be sour cream which which wasn't even runny. Staff very nice and friendly.More

Thank mark3020
General Manager A, Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mark, we're happy you found our staff to be so supportive during your experience here at Monkseaton Arms. However, disappointed you were let down by your starter. I can assure you that Sour Cream is not best served runny as it is a dip not...More

Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited yesterday for food, it is a lovely pub and the staff are friendly. We had my 2 young niece's with us and there was a kids craft activity day on. They were colouring in and doing arts and crafts. One had her face painted...More

Thank deplacido1000
General Manager A, Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI, we're happy you found our staff to be so supportive during your experience here at Monkseaton Arms. Thanks again for the recommendation, and have an amazing day! Regards Leigh

Reviewed August 17, 2017

We called in for a leisurely drink last Saturday evening and decided to have a late Sunday lunch at the Monkey on Sunday whilst watching the football. The wide choice of draught beer and wine are all well looked after and at a very reasonable...More

Thank CaptainCumbria
General Manager A, Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at Monkseaton Arms. We're happy we could meet your expectations! Thanks again for the recommendation, and have an amazing day! Regards Leigh

Reviewed August 15, 2017

Popped in for our evening meal. Low expectations particularly in respect of both quantity and choice, we were not disappointed. In respect of portion size my wife's vegetarian sweet potatoe curry was 'tiny' and barely warm. My burger mixed grill was substantial and the burger,...More

Thank St_Geordie
General Manager A, Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, we appreciate your honest review. We set a high standard for ourselves, so we are disappointed to hear that your experience with us was not a positive one. We appreciate you bringing this experience to our attention. If you are willing, please contact us...More

Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Nice pub with outdoor seating. I enjoyed the ham chicken and cheese pie. Pub was quiet when we went on a weekday. Staff were lovely and food was served quite quickly.

Thank FizzyMoon67
General Manager A, General Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

Thank You, It's always nice to read a positive review and share it with the team. I'm pleased to see you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Regards Leigh Dryden

Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

All the staff members are lovely and friendly - always. I often go here with my young children the food is £4.95 for 3 courses for kids and a drink - big portions and quick to arrive from ordering. I've tried a few things from...More

Thank Caroline M
General Manager A, General Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2017

Caroline, I am really pleased to see you and your family enjoy coming to our pub. Thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor and I will be sure to pass your kind words on to the staff. Regards Leigh

Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Nice venue , setting , atmosphere and friendly staff. Food wasn't so good we have a sizzling pub near home and the standard is worlds apart. Neither of us particularly enjoyed the food . But we did enjoy a few drinks in a pleasant atmosphere...More

Thank Daledancer
General Manager A, General Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit in general however a little concerned that you felt the food was not up to the standard you expected. We endeavour to maintain a standard at least as good as our fellow branded pubs but strive...More

Reviewed May 30, 2017

I am getting to know the area. Called in to have a look here. Small car park but plenty of street parking around. Plenty of seating and nice efficient staff. This will be one of my regulars.More

Thank samellis42
General Manager A, General Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Hello Sam, Thanks for calling in to try us out. We hope you felt welcome and we really appreciate your review and comments. Let us know if there is anything we can do to help you get to know the area better, next time you...More

Reviewed May 23, 2017

We were given a voucher as a birthday gift and decided to try the food at the Monkseaton Arms. Not sure what to expect with previously read reviews. However putting the older reviews aside we called in one Saturday afternoon and enjoyed a lovely meal...More

1  Thank Susan H
General Manager A, General Manager at Monkseaton Arms, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2017

Dear Susan, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. To often the motivation for posting a review is through a bad experience which unbalances the overall picture of the majority. This is why we really appreciate reviews such as this...More

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MazNorthumberland_UK
April 21, 2017|
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Response from General Manager A | Property representative |
Hi, Yes the Jazz area is accessible through the doors of the conservatory area from the Car Park. Regards Leigh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Grill, Pub
Meals
Drinks, Late Night, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street | Monkseaton, Whitley Bay NE25 8DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Whitley Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 191 251 3928
  • E-mail
Description
The Monkseaton Arms is a Traditional English pub serving a wide range of Lagers, Beers, Cask Ale, Cider, Wine, Spirits, Bottles, Craft Ales, Soft Drinks and Hot Drinks. Although we pride ourselves in being a good old fashioned village pub we also serve a full Food Menu comprising of both English and Global food that we are sure you will enjoy.
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