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Address: Pink Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DW, England
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GREAT SERVICE

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

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
davethedrill
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hemel
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 terrible smell. Couldn't name it exactly, but it seemed to be like bleach. Walked up... More 

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Thank sunburntpenguins
hemel
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1,026 reviews
281 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

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Thank davethedrill
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

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 More 

North East England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 it even smoother. Food was good but it was the service that really stood out!

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Thank amberlauren1991
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

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. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 drink from time to time, so didn't know what to expect, but always appreciate their... More 

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Thank Kathryn N
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

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 More 

Consett, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 has certainly entered the 21st century in style. The bar is scrubbed floor boards and... More 

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TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

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. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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889 reviews
313 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 925 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I met friends here. A quick bite. And a pint. Atmosphere nice. Staff friendly. Food hit the spot. Not fussy. Just a nice place.

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Thank enncle
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you for leaving us a review. Glad we managed to hit the spot, you should join us for a roast, our Head Chef makes a delicious roast beef. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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458 reviews
192 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This is a handy place to meet as it's close to the central station. Been drinking here for over 20 years and it doesn't disappoint. Good range of drinks and a cool atmosphere.

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Thank Stuart N
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

Hi Stuart. Thank you for your feedback. So pleased you enjoy visiting us every time. We look forward to your next visit. See you soon. More 

newcastle
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31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

First of all I have used this pub for decades and appreciate it as a pub. My wife and I visited last night at 6.00pm when there was a two day 50% discount offer on food. I received this offer online. AFTER ordering two drinks we were advised there was no steak or fish left (the most expensive items), which... More 

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Thank spm700
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry that we had ran out of many of our core dishes, the offer turned out to be a lot more popular than expected. We did have all of our new menu items available for our guests to try. But if that's not what took your fancy on this occasion, we... More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

For the past three years, my wife and I have considered The Forth our 'go to place'. Whenever we lacked the spirit to chance somewhere new, we always knew we could come here for good food. The meals we had last night have forced us to reconsider this. Indeed, it may well be a long time before we return. The... More 

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Thank Vince W
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

Hi Vince, We apologise you were disappointed by the new menu. It has only been going just over a week and so far everyone has enjoyed it. We can only put this down to a one off. The staff should most definitely come over to check you are happy with your meal so we apologise that this didn't happen as... More 

Bury St Edmunds, England, United Kingdom
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266 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Monday is quiz night and sadly this can be heard (or enjoyed if you take part) in the whole pub. However the pub was buzzing and the atmosphere was great. We came for a couple of pints and something to eat and the burger night allowed us to choose a burger with sides and a pint for £9.99. Although good... More 

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Thank Danny B
TheForthHotel, Manager at The Forth, responded to this review

Hi Danny, Thanks for your review. Yes, the quiz can be enjoyed anywhere in the pub as a lot of our regular quizzers have their favourite seats throughout the pub. The burger deal is pretty good isn't it. Any burger with fries, sauce and onion rings and a pint of beer, lager or cider for £9.50, you're right, it is... More 

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