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Barca Gosforth

182 High Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1HD, England
+44 191 447 9945
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
“tapas” (12 reviews)
“beef” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
182 High Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1HD, England
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely disgusting service in this bar tonight! 2 weeks before xmas and a group of 8 of us go in willing to spend a lot of money! To be greeted by a miserable young barmaid who looked like she hated her job! We asked if...More

2  Thank Catherine B
Barca G, Owner at Barca Gosforth, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

I'm not going to justify this "review" with a detailed response. Suffice to say your group were unnecessarily loud, used vulgar language and were generally uncouth. Had I been there when you all came in you wouldn't have been served anyway. I would say I...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Went in for xmas drinks. Staff ruse 1 basically asleepnand 1 girl that couldnt be bothered with us. We asked reasonable questions about offers and was gifted with the answer "no its december"we ordered drinks and asked about mocktails again "no" we askes if she...More

3  Thank Jonny W
Barca G, Owner at Barca Gosforth, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Those who've spotted the blissful irony in the title of this review will make their own mind up.

Reviewed 6 November 2017

This pub is nicely decorated, has friendly staff and a good drinks range, including an extensive - and reasonably priced - cocktail menu.

Thank Cooking_with_Capers
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the high street last night with a few friends. Never been to Barca before. But what a nice little pub it is! Cosy and quirky, good selection of beers and really lovely helpful staff. Will definitely be back to try the food next time...More

Thank paulwilkinson2222
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Went on an off chance on Sunday with my husband, son and our dog after being recommended some time ago by various people. The place was really cosy and a lot nicer than we had expected it to be. We all ordered roast beef dinners...More

Thank KarenSKL
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Barca since it opened, it was the first dog friendly pub on the high street and we loved it. Everytime we go in you always used to to get nice welcome and the staff would ask if the dogs would...More

7  Thank andy r
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Just back from holidays we ventured onto the High Street on a gorgeous sunny evening. Landed on Barca to grab a quick bite to eat in amongst drinks (my wife not keen to have our 3rd Indian in a week instead). As seems to be...More

1  Thank sleep007
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Having been dragged by my other half to visit Barca on Thursday night for their bogof cocktails which is available Monday - Friday 5pm-730, I'm so pleased she did, the cocktails are extremely nice and the staff are very polite, as we took to our...More

Thank alanrmurray
Reviewed 3 April 2017

excellent value for money, good service, interior is a bit drab but it's a small place so leeway given, wouldn't hesitate to eat here again.

Thank AlfieCochrane
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Been in here a few times over the last year. Nice little quirky pub. Very friendly and welcoming. Different from the other bars on Gosforth High Street

Thank Stephen F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182 High Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 447 9945
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