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The Flying Scotsman

Briar Edge | Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 7JN, England
+44 191 266 9481
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Staff got drinks orders wrong 3 times in a row, fight broke out and staff just stood and watched... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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Very nice friendly local pub with a very good choice of beers and lagers. Just been refurbished to... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Wazza1967
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We're a family run and fun bar. Our staff are trained to a high quality and reviewed on a regular basis. With live Music every Saturday and Karaoke Fridays, Buskers night on a Thursday and quiz on a Sunday. Currently working on new things to do during the week also, currently run a Board Games night on a Wednesday which people seem to enjoy. Why not come along and try us out for yourself!
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  • Terrible11%
27 Mar 2018
“Free for all”
27 Sep 2017
“Drink”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Briar Edge | Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 7JN, England
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Staff got drinks orders wrong 3 times in a row, fight broke out and staff just stood and watched. Like the wild west in here.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice friendly local pub with a very good choice of beers and lagers. Just been refurbished to a good standard. Staff friendly

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This little pubs always been great and it's at the heart of forest hall where I grew up, since it's relaunch it's absolutely fantastic and has been rebuilt to a very high standard,

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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

I have been a few times now and loved it. Over all nice place with lovely staff. When for new years eve and the singers were fab with a fantastic buffet.

Thank Graham R
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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Myself and my friends attend the pub on a Wednesday for games night. The staff are lovely and very accommodating to our table size that we need and are more than happy to help with anything. The atmosphere is lovely and it's an genuine nice...More

Thank Lynne B
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

This is my new favourite pub, the staff are friendly and I have found the food to be lovely too. The staff are always ready to greet you with a smile and a joke, standards of drink service are second to none, always a beautiful...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Visited the flying scotsman for food and drink on a nice quite evening, just to be completely let down though the extremely poor service from the kitchen. We waited 45 minutes before asking where our burgers were ? Just to be told that they were...More

2  Thank Mrs L
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Kirsty-louise H, Owner at The Flying Scotsman, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2016

Hi Mrs L, Can I take this opportunity to apologise profusely to you for the quality of food and service you recieved. This review has only just been brought to my attention and I am deeply saddened by it. We have also spoken with the...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Great bar brilliant entertainment fabulous bar staff a asset to forest hall nice to have a great local bar where people feel safe as bar jas doormen on a weekend

Thank Lisa Y
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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

First time at the new Scotsman. Quite busy, seemed to be a better crowd than previously. Didn't try the food although the menu seemed fine for snack meals, chips, panini, chicken wings, burgers and pies. I had the Tetley's which is £2.50 a pint, but...More

Thank Russell P
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