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The Union Rooms - CLOSED

48 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1TT, England
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Cheap drinks

Great pub near central station, we came here for cheap drinks before a short walk to nearby Metro... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Lisa T
Sunderland, United Kingdom
via mobile

A very beautiful building. Popped in for a quick cup of tea whilst on a visit to the... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Durham, United Kingdom
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48 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1TT, England

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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

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 18 February 2017

A very beautiful building. Popped in for a quick cup of tea whilst on a visit to the city.m Lots of rooms to sit.

Thank Cmlee18
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We enjoyed a good wander around this astonishing building before lunch, and were captivated by the ornate architecture, sympathetic decor and beautiful stained glass windows. I'd recommend everyone takes a look in the various areas before settling, as each has its own distinct ambience. Eventually...More

Thank Annette J
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Another great 'Spoons in another fabulous building (like 'em or not, 'Spoons help preserve some excellent historic buildings with, in every case I've seen, empathetic conversions that make great pubs whilst preserving some of the original character of the building). Beer was great, food was...More

Thank Jim_wsc2014
Reviewed 25 January 2017

great wetherspoons, very large and has lots of different areas. it was quite busy but we didnt wait to be served. it is very central and its opposite newcastle railway station so a lot of people use it as a first stop when they arrive....More

Thank David H
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Good breakfast ordered with no egg or beans ended up with black pudding which was bit naughty of the staff but made me happy. He was put right soon after by his superior. Good cheap food would recommend in clean relax environment bit dark in...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Large building with small rooms all over the place. Not too busy and able to get served quickly. Normal bar fare but good and reasonable prices. Just across the road from the station so gets lots of travelers with cases.

Thank AngelaM007
Reviewed 9 January 2017

My partner and I visited The Union Rooms on New Year's Eve both before and after the parade and fireworks in Newcastle City Centre (early evening) It had a nice quiet buzz and we enjoyed a pint overlooking the church yard before the parade.Later we...More

Thank toby22015
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Wetherspoons pub, a little of the beaten track so quite quiet when we visited. Large building split into different rooms with additional seating upstairs. We chose the deli deal - cheese and ham pannini with chips and a pint of Thatchers - at £5.25 each...More

Thank JandK2
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent value and service very good English breakfast for £3.75 plus refill filtered coffee.quick service and very pleasant.

Thank Johnhutchinso
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