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The Strawberry

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Strawberry Place, beside St. James Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
+44 191 232 6865
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Disappointed

Called to enjoy some real ale but didn't. The first drink was a half of one of my favourites and I... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Paul C
,
Billingham, United Kingdom
The classic

A fairly authentic pub in Newcastle that keeps the prices down offering old classics. Doesn't... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Miguel A
,
Dundee, United Kingdom
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Overview

  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“match days” (14 reviews)
“great pub” (14 reviews)
“st james park” (14 reviews)
LOCATION
Strawberry Place, beside St. James Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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+44 191 232 6865
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Reviews (139)

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"match days"
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"great pub"
in 14 reviews
"st james park"
in 14 reviews
"newcastle united"
in 10 reviews
"football memorabilia"
in 4 reviews
"pub food"
in 3 reviews
"pictures on the wall"
in 2 reviews
"honest food"
in 2 reviews
"pleasant bar staff"
in 2 reviews
"terrace upstairs"
in 2 reviews
"newcastle brown ale"
in 2 reviews
"small pub"
in 2 reviews
"newcastle fan"
in 4 reviews
"football club"
in 3 reviews
"local pub"
in 2 reviews
"pre match"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Called to enjoy some real ale but didn't. The first drink was a half of one of my favourites and I had to take it back as it was off. It was changed without argument and guess what?-that one was off too. When I went...More

Thank Paul C
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Michael H, Owner at The Strawberry, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

hello Paul, apologies for not contacting you earlier. I'm so sorry for your experience at the strawberry pub on the particular monday in question. It had been a home game the previous day and to be fair most of our casks were getting low or...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A fairly authentic pub in Newcastle that keeps the prices down offering old classics. Doesn't disappoint. Footbal themed

Thank Miguel A
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

For food the portions are large and what you would expect from a pub.the drinks are alcoholic and if you have several you tend to have a good time if the company you keep is sound. The bar staff are polite and attractive to the...More

Thank Erin A
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

It’s always nice to visit this pub, always a friendly atmosphere, great service and top pub food. I will be back!!!

Thank Debbie R
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great little pub and a wonderful supporters pub great choice of beers and ales and a great gin menu lovely food and friendly staff well worth a visit would definitely come back again

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

As a Newcastle fan I travel extensively up to Newcastle to watch my team! Outside St James park you have the strawberry, a pokey little small pub with a lot to offer. All matches are streamed through there to start with and not to mention...More

Thank Helena C
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Turned up here in full Stag Do regalia last weekend and the staff couldn't have been more accommodating. Very friendly and helpful staff and punters.

Thank Barrie S
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This pub is situated in Strawberry Lane, close to a car park.  It is handy for the city centre and not far from the RVI hospital and the universities. We visited for drinks and coffee. They have a wide range of drinks.  They are closely...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

The terrace upstairs is the place to be on matchdays. Great views of SJP and a brilliant atmosphere. It's always rammed, but this makes the singing/atmosphere ten times better. Somehow this pub has got even better since the refurb. Annoyingly the bottled beers aren’t always...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

Everytime we go to newcastle for a drink we have to visit this place! The staff are happy and joyfull and the atmosphere is excellent, especially on match day!

1  Thank eddiee943
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Lucy M
17 July 2016|
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Response from Michael H | Property representative |
Sorry for late reply. Just come back from holiday. No problem with children. Day times are fine and on evenings until about 8:30
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Sammysam1
1 May 2016|
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Response from Michael H | Property representative |
Unfortunately not. It is obviously the last home game of the season and will be packed out by probably 12:30. We are only small, and with only being 30 metres from the stadium. It is impossible to reserve anything on a... More
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