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At a glance

Bar menu
Beer festival
Dog friendly

Built between the stanchions of the iconic Tyne Bridge, there has been an alehouse on this site for two hundred years – the original building being demolished to make way for the bridge and then rebuilt afterwards. There’s a working microbrewery on site, where they brew bespoke, never repeated ales available exclusively in the pub. On the menu you’ll find great bar snacks – pickled eggs with celery salt, and pork fried peanuts, for example, plus hearty dishes like ox cheek with bone marrow, toast and pickled walnuts; calves’ liver and bacon; or beer battered haddock with triple cooked chips.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 25 Dec
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Opening times: 12-12 (Fri-Sat noon-1am Sun 12-11)
  • Lunch opening: Mon-Thu 12-9, Fri-Sun 12-7
  • Dinner opening: Mon-Thu 12-9, Fri-Sun 12-7

Food and drink

  • Real ales: Wylam Tavernale

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Beer festival


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in restaurant

Getting here

On A167 at Tyne Bridge

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