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“A good theatre”
Review of The Customs House

The Customs House
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Owner description: The Customs House is South Tyneside's premier arts centre offering great arts & entertainment for all. We are a theatre, cinema, gallery, cafe, wedding venue & a provider of cultural development services. Want to know more? Why not get in touch?
Reviewed 15 August 2013

Been lots of times over the years to see live music ~ small but well laid out, great staff, choice of beers poor.

Thank MikeySunderland
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Reviewed 6 August 2013

In a region rich will tourist attractions and leisure outlets, The Customs House really is a gem. It has something for everyone - a theatre with a great and imaginative programme, a small - and very reasonably priced - cinema, art gallery and excellent cafe/restaurant.
We often pop in for some food or a snack and the standard is always superb. Very friendly staff too. Would definitely recommend a visit to anyone.

1  Thank bamNorthEast
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

The Customs House, offers a wide and varied programme of events. I attended Bernicia Festival full marks to venue for supporting local talent. Parking was plentiful and easy access. Facilities inside were equally excellent too, plenty of toilets which were clean and well maintained. Staff friendly and helpful.
All in all highly recommend this venue.

1  Thank RioSriOz
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

The Customs House has an excellent intimate theatre, overlooking the River Tyne, which I have visited on numerous occasions to see plays and concerts. It offers a wide variety of entertainment for all ages using both amateur and professional talent. There is also a small cinema with regularly changing films. The Green Room (licensed) Restaurant offers a varied menu and very nicely cooked and presented dishes. The art gallery has had many interesting exhibits which are regularly changed. The venue offers amazing value for money.

1  Thank susan_inskip
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

A super little theatre and cinema. Usually has a very good program considering their limited budget. I try to support it whenever possible. It has quite a history if you can find the right person there to tell it to you.

Thank Peter S
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