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Address: 48 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1TT, England
Phone Number:
01912612226
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Magic weekend

I found service here amazing. Place was packed to the rafters but when you approached the bar you got served.. management obviously knew about the ever and staffed accordingly... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jacqui576
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I found service here amazing. Place was packed to the rafters but when you approached the bar you got served.. management obviously knew about the ever and staffed accordingly .. lots of people having food so they even managed that side of things well also.. nothing worse than under staffed bars when there's such an event.. well done , we... More 

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1 Thank Jacqui576
Whitby, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely old building converted into what I can only describe as essentially little more than an upmarket Wetherspoon's. Food ordered was tasty and arrived quickly, but was very expensive for what it was and staff seemed very disinterested. Probably wouldn't go back-sorry!

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Thank John A
leeds, england
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36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for food as Wetherspoon's usually have a gluten free menu. They didn't have a gf menu and confirmed they had nothing gluten free except maybe the soup but no bread.As my husband is coeliac It has to be 100% gf so he ended up with crisps we couldn't try elsewhere as the rain was torrential. I did... More 

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Thank kathy v
newcastle
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called here the 8 of us for breakfast before getting a train, we ordered 5 full english I scrambled egg 1 sausage sandwich and 1 veggie breakfast the beans where cold the fried egg was rubbery and top it off the sausages where bad ! How that can happen ? I do not know, disgusting! Then the veggie breakfast... More 

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Thank meandherNewcastle
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Ordered food at the bar with a decent selection of ales and lagers. (Hop house 13 on tap, always a good sign) service decent although extremely quiet. Ordered a stake pie and a burger. Food came promptly but that's where the decent review ends. Cutlery was dirty, pie tastes overwhelmingly of salt and the gravy was more like soy sauce... More 

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Thank jimmycritique
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

What a disappointing visit. The Union Rooms under JD Wetherspoons was never ground breaking but it was cheap, cheerful and have plenty of choice so we headed over for lunch yesterday keen to see what the new owner had done. Nothing good as it turned out. A sign was up to say upstairs would be open after 12 but this... More 

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Thank loubylou2209
Appleby, Cumbria
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67 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Good prices on craft beers. Sadly never got chance to eat the food i ordered, as it arrived after 45 mins when i was halfway through getting a refund.

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Thank EdenDave
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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992 reviews
349 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 957 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My partner and I called for drinks and I could not believe that this place get so busy and is so popular. There are nicer weatherspoon pubs in Newcastle. This is more like a derelict building. The noise is like a school dinner hall, but still popular. Drinks cheap.

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Thank enncle
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I used to be a regular patron of this establishment in my younger days. I returned this morning to breakfast with my young daughter. I looked at my Wetherspoons app on my phone but it didn't recognize the pub. I was also surprised that no cask mark seemed to be present - unusual for a spoons. The menu was a... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Great pub near central station, we came here for cheap drinks before a short walk to nearby Metro Radio Arena for a concert. Was a Monday night so was pretty quiet so was easy to get a seat on the first floor

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