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The Forth

Pink Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DW, England
+44 191 232 6478
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Good food but music way too loud

Came here for a bite to eat on a Saturday evening. Really tasty food and 3 vegan options to choose... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
boa08rs
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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Really good food and drinks

We have been here a few times now when visiting Newcastle and have always had a good time. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
furryferretderby
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Derby
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“quiz night” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Pink Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DW, England
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+44 191 232 6478
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"steak"
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"quiz night"
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"an excellent selection"
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"central station"
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"great atmosphere"
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"city centre"
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"menu"
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"boozer"
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"beers"
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"greggs"
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"journey"
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"concert"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a bite to eat on a Saturday evening. Really tasty food and 3 vegan options to choose from which is pretty good for a pub! But the music was so loud we could not hear each other across the table. The pub...More

Thank boa08rs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here a few times now when visiting Newcastle and have always had a good time. There is a good selection of gins (have to recommend Tarquin’s) and cocktails as well as beers and cider. We have always found the staff to be...More

Thank furryferretderby
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

I can't express how dreadful this pub and the food was. Disinterested staff, terrible food (Sunday roast - tepid, cold, tough meat, uncooked leeks, fish and chips over battered and overcooked to point of being burned), sour smell about the place and no soap in...More

Thank browntickle
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Girls out shopping, fellas out drinking, we couldn't find this place so one of them had to come & find us, if the station is behind you walk to the left up past Greggs & hey ho there it is. It had a huge bar...More

Thank SharonJT67
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Good Sunday lunch "pub food". V friendly service , well presented dinner , cauliflower cheese worth ordering as an extra. Beef portion generous too. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Ian G
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Popped in here for a pint after Newcastle's home match v Derby a couple of weeks ago with 2 mates of mine. Not a usual of mine,but one of the lads suggested it. As soon as we walked in though there seemed to be a...More

1  Thank sunburntpenguins
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TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Thanks for your review. We will look into the smell. Many thanks.

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Good match bar especially post match Near station Very quick bar service Good atmosphere I enjoy this bar

Thank davethedrill
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TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017

Hi, Thank you for leaving a review. We lov match day and all the fans that pass through. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Many thanks

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A group of 11 of us ate from the Christmas menu. Amazing customer service from the staff, they couldn't have done more to make the evening go easy! We were also impressed that they had a record of our orders with our names to make...More

Thank amberlauren1991
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TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Hi, Thank you for such a lovely review. We're very pleased you enjoyed your meal and had a great time at your Christmas party. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Following our trip to exit - the escape game place round the corner - my friend, my husband, children and I enjoyed a leisurely lunch at the Forth during the Christmas break. We had never eaten at the Forth, despite having popped in for a...More

Thank Kathryn N
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TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you for your review. We do have a kids menu but we're glad they enjoyed their choices. We love that you had such an enjoyable time and welcome you to join us again soon and maybe try a board game or two. Many thanks

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

We called in here for a couple of beers during a recent afternoon out in Newcastle. This place has changed remarkably since the 1970s dive which sold decent Tetley's beer and hosted Newcastle United hooligans prior to train journeys to other northern towns and it...More

1  Thank Simon O
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TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you for leaving a review, were please we have improved on the 70s. We still welcome the football fans but are pleased to say they are a lot more well behaved and friendly these days. We look forward to seeing you next time.

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