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So slow I sobered up!!

Went to the newly refurbished alongside arms with a couple of friends for a Friday night... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
emmamartin88
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Bistro

A Friday night dinner with family. A friendly welcome to a clean and spacious bistro got us off to... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Ann H
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27 Apr 2018
“So slow I sobered up!!”
5 Feb 2018
“Bistro”
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Went to the newly refurbished alongside arms with a couple of friends for a Friday night dinner. 1st impressions were great. Nicely done out and a lovely glass of wine. Then the music went off, they didn't bother putting it back on. Made it really...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank emmamartin88
Reviewed 5 February 2018

A Friday night dinner with family. A friendly welcome to a clean and spacious bistro got us off to a good start. We each had three courses and all were really good. Hot, tasty, quickly served and of good quality. Only negative, and it really...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Ann H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Met here for lunch I knew the place had been done out so thought we'd give it a try. The decor and colouring is calming & tasteful the meal was very well presented and very enjoyable, service was also good. You could get 3 courses...More

Date of experience: December 2016
4  Thank ElizabethBunn
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Sorry but this pub is now closed down ,so no reviews can be given at this time .May be it will be taken over at some point but will have to wait on that....

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank colinrowe233
Reviewed 31 January 2015

You couldn't get better VFM....... Excellent food, excellent service, starter, main and wine all for £6.50. The Landlady makes you feel very welcome, a great pub well worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2015
5  Thank lovetravellin48
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Dirty old owners gone. Thought I would give it a try once more, and I must say it was worth the visit. Went for the Sunday carvery and was not disappointed, food was excellent, place felt clean once again, nice to see a familiar face...More

Date of experience: September 2014
5  Thank 58geordie
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

What a absolute joke this pub is, smelly, outdated and disgraceful customer service. Bar staff half cut and the waitresses "attempting" to serve sunday lunch look like they havent been washed in days.....stay well clear

3  Thank gemma d
Reviewed 25 May 2014

This used to be a great place to a great Sunday lunch.now its dread full.in great need of updating.the whole place has your eyes stinging with the smell of strong bleach.

Date of experience: November 2013
3  Thank coolertraveler
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