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The Travelling Man

Newcastle Road | West Boldon, West Boldon NE36 0BQ, England
+44 191 536 3401
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Newcastle Road | West Boldon, West Boldon NE36 0BQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Totally love this place. It is one of the best places to go for your Sunday dinner in South Tyneside. Beautiful food, lovely staff great service. Go give it a try

Thank belfastgirl42
Alan C, Owner at The Travelling Man, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely tasty home cooked food, I recommend the mince and dumplings. The staff are really nice and friendly and good prices.

Thank Vacation528911
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a disappointment! Misrepresented or what, we went to the Traveling Man because a flyer came through our letter box with a great offer for 3 course's for a tenner. We were given the menu but we were perplexed because most of the 3 course's...More

Thank Halyo77
Alan C, Owner at The Travelling Man, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

7 main meal options options on the 3 course special and only 2 have a supplement which are a steak or mixed grill so do not think this is misleading So sorry you did not enjoy your experience with us

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today the staff were lovely so welcoming.The food was home cooked hot and plentiful.it was our 1st visit but wont be our last.Sorry didnt get the girls name who served us but pretty with a long blond ponytail was lovely nothing was too much...More

Thank karen h
Alan C, Owner at The Travelling Man, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much The girl is Danielle our manageress

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't remember the last time that I went to this pub so it's a long time. I can't wait to go back again we arrived mid afternoon and were asked to wait while a table was being prepared . The staff were very friendly...More

Thank Milller3
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Genuinely love this place. We have been coming here for a year or two now and it never disappoints. We always take our two kids. Staff are very friendly and the service is always quick and food very tasty. Trying to persuade my wife to...More

Thank Alan W
Alan C, Owner at The Travelling Man, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thanks alan,much appreciated

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Always brilliant service and good food. Fresh, tasty and value for money everytime. Nice little touch with children’s cutlery too. Would recommend.

Thank kazzoe3516
Alan C, Owner at The Travelling Man, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Thank you so much

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely food, for cheap prices. Nice atmosphere too, staff really friendly & will go out of their way to help you!

Thank kiyagalland
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

A group of friends met there to celebrate a birthday and were looking forward to this as read some great reviews. Place was clean enough although chairs were really stained, one looked like someone had actually not made it to toilet and I was actually...More

Thank ScottishJimbo
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The atmosphere and staff were nice enough but the food left something to be desired! A travelling man wouldn't get far on that food!! I didn't complain as I'd been taken there by friends so didn't feel it was appropriate. I asked for a well...More

Thank Treena_69
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Dawn R
4 October 2018|
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Response from mikemcdowell2014 | Reviewed this property |
The culinary wizards will say pink but not for me.
26 October 2015|
Response from kay c |
east boldon or brockley whins,but both a couple of miles away
24 July 2015|
Response from kay c |
yes on our decking areas where we provide water for them aswell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newcastle Road | West Boldon, West Boldon NE36 0BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  West Boldon
  • Phone Number: +44 191 536 3401
  • E-mail
A family run village pub serving home cooked English food 7 days of week with a great name for value dining a great range of draught lagers and beers with cask ale also available
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