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Prohibition Cabaret Bar

Arch 3, Brandling Street, Gateshead NE8 2BA, England
+44 7827 669278
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Loved this little themed cocktail bar. Went for a birthday party which went with a swing. Not the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
paymonger
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York, United Kingdom
Great Venue, brilliant choice for a private party.

Visited Prohibition Cabaret Bar due to being invited to a birthday party, the place is great... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Nesham2013
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the roaring 20's! Home of cool jazz and cabaret. A world of slick style and hard liquor! Prohibition Cabaret Bar is the home of all things entertainment for performers and audiences alike. Built specifically to provide a stage for variety, cabaret, music hall and vaudeville acts from the region and beyond for audiences far and wide. Why don't you come on in and join us! ~ Mitch
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  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 19:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Arch 3, Brandling Street, Gateshead NE8 2BA, England
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+44 7827 669278
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this little themed cocktail bar. Went for a birthday party which went with a swing. Not the cheapest bar in the area but watch for the special 2-4-1 deals and its not too bad. Great atmosphere and helpful friendly staff. Can't forget the good...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Visited Prohibition Cabaret Bar due to being invited to a birthday party, the place is great, lovely little hidden gem, the décor is very fitting for the 1920's period style of the place, drinks are reasonably priced and staff are great, the party's host had...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Visited the bar last night and enjoyed a fantastic evening of bluegrass and Americana inspired music from two local bands.More

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you for visiting Paul, and for your great review. Glad you enjoyed the bands, they were indeed fantastic! For your reference they were The Moonshine Stragglers and The Byker Hillbillies :) Hope to see you back at Prohibition again soon! Keep an eye on...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Visited the Prohibition Bar for a charity night and had a brilliant evening, the venue is excellent,good wine reasonably priced,welcoming staff and superb entertainment from the funniest drag act ever plus a burlesque dance from a talented performer. For a completely different night out check...More

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you very much for your smashing review and for sharing your experience of your night out at Prohibition, sounds like you had a fantastic evening with us! Great to be part of the charity evening too, an excellent total to send off to such...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Called in here prior to a concert at The Sage. The decor is perfect for what you would imagine, a 1920's "Prohibition" bar, very tasteful. A very comfortable bar with plenty period seating. A great choice of drinks served by friendly and knowledgeable staff. A...More

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Good morning Jonty Jr, Thank you for your kind review! You're more thank welcome at Prohibition any time, no need for an invitation :) A few others have said similar, that they don't want the place to catch on or get too popular. I take...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic night out,completely different to anything else Gateshead has to offer, clean, reasonably priced, fantastic entertainment and all the staff look happy to be at workMore

Thank Kay T
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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Good morning Kay, Thank you for your review, such kind words, so wonderful to hear. I try very hard to keep the venue clean and well presented and to offer excellent service and great stock at fair prices. The entertainment is a huge part of...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Great drinks (some good offers!) fantastic staff and a lovely venue - what’s not to love! It’s a little bit ‘out of the way’ of a usual night in Newcastle but honestly drop in here for a few drinks as it’s well worth it.

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you Betty, what a smashing review! Pleased you enjoyed our drinks offers, we try to encourage folk to try new things and keep our prices fair. Hope to see you again soon, Mitch

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

I love probar, it is such a good night out. Mitch the landlord really knows his stuff, from 1920’s cocktails through to the epic quiz, fun acts and who could forget the danger show. Whenever we have been we have had a great time

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thanks for your smashing review Will, really appreciate it. So pleased you're so fond of the bar, it means a lot to me. And yes, who could indeed forget the danger show?! I'll look forward to seeing you again soon, Mitch

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

If you want some old fashioned cabaret or some beutiful burlesque, then there really is no better choice of place to go in Gateshead or even Newcastle. With regular shows backed up by great staff and an awesome selection of drinks, including regular guest cocktails,...More

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Good afternoon Richard, Thanks for your smashing review, very positive stuff there and again, I'm really pleased so many are now fast becoming 'regulars'. Its always great to see returning customers as well as welcoming new ones! And yes, furry customers too! The 'Hound Clubs'...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I booked Prohibition last year for my Hen Party and it was a fantastic night. Mitch couldn’t have been more accommodating, the bubbles flowed and everything ran like clockwork, thanks to the wonderful staff there. We all had the best time and I am so...More

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Mitch M, Owner at Prohibition Cabaret Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Good afternoon Clare, Thank you very much for your lovely review! I'm glad you all enjoyed your party, it was such a fun event and I recall you all looked just the part! Thanks for choosing Prohibition to celebrate and I hope married life is...More

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Maisie M
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Thank you for your question. Parking is available at 'The Old Town Hall' car park opposite the front entrance of the venue, over the crossing. It is free to park there after 6pm Mon - Sun. There are also 6 disabled and 2... More
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