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The Bridge Hotel

££ - £££, British,
Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ, England
+44 191 232 6400
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ, England
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

After an invigorating walk along Gateshead and Newcastle quaysides we decided to go to The Bridge for Sunday lunch to celebrate my birthday. Pretty busy but got a table ok. Plenty of real ales on tap as well as ciders,lagers etc. We both went for...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Called into this pub whilst looking around the city and waiting for the wife who was at an interview. Lovely feel to the place and friendly atmosphere. Good selection of drinks and lots of seating available. Highly recommended

Thank northumberlandlad
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This iconic Newcastle pub is a really nice, smart, traditional bar with good beer and friendly service. The decor is wonderfully old-fashioned and provides a really cosy atmosphere. We came in early doors and it’s the sort of place you really settle into and find...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Called in for a bit to eat and a pint whilst having a wander around Newcastle. Nice welcome as we came in, and this continued throughout our visit. Ordered two beef stotties with gravy and chips with a further side order of chips, served with...More

Thank Dodds077
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This has been my go-to pub in Newcastle for 20 years. Brilliant location in right by the new-castle and by high level bridge with stunning views of the Tyne. Beer garden set on old city walls. Inside a classic Victoria pub, great real ales with...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This is a very interesting pub. Not knowing hte place history makes me a little more curious, Has a very goos variety of beers and places to stay quiet enjoying it. Shma ethat is very limited for food... almost nothing.

Thank RuiM_Coelho
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Built in 1901 adjoining Robert Stephenson`s 1849 High Level Bridge, the Bridge Hotel is a superb example of Edwardian architecture and art nouveau design. Beautiful stained glass windows, a gilded mahogany bar , tiled floors and embossed metallic panels create a magnificent interior. A CAMRA...More

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The Bridge Hotel is a solid Newcastle pub icon that still looks as good today as it always did. An extensive selection of well kept beers and lagers underline the pubs quality.

Thank caribecove14
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We came in here for a drink and was impressed by the range of real ales. One of its best features is the beer garden at the rear which overlooks the Tyne and is right next to the High Level Bridge. Nice atmosphere and a...More

Thank Stuart N
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A really excellent choice of beers for the ale lover! Good prices and a lovely building. Decor could do with some updating - but not much - retain the character. Deffo a must visit for beer fans.

Thank Simon E
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6 January 2017|
Response from bopart67 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we had about 50 guests and the full stage up for the band and there was room for a few people dancing. If you have a DJ and a smaller stage there should be enough room. They are very happy to show you the room.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 6400
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