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8 of The Best Places To Go For Post-Work Pints From May 17

Looking to switch off after a busy day at the office? We’ve got you covered. Check out eight of the best places to go in the Toon for post-work pints...



Picture this, it’s Wednesday, it’s hump day, you’ve had a busy day and been rushed off your feet, you’ve just finished work, you’re strolling down Pilgrim Street and pop into the cool and quirky Alvinos for an after-work tipple. Sounds good, doesn’t it? From perfectly poured pints and creatively crafted cocktails to refreshing soft drinks, hot beverages and gorgeous mocktails for non-alcoholic consumers - there’s something for everyone to enjoy a mid-week break. 




Bar 52

Monday night football on the big screen, a refreshing bottle of Bud in hand and a portion of dirty fries on order - May 17 can’t come quick enough. If you’re looking for a place in Newcastle to kick back, relax and watch some sports in a buzzy atmosphere, then we have good news - your search is over. Need those mid-week vibes in your life now? Head down to this American-inspired sports bar and take advantage of their outdoor area prior to May 17.



By The River Brew Co

Be sure to mooch on over to this Quayside hot spot this May. Our pals at By The River Brew Co are Toon favourites when it comes to pints with pals. Think picturesque views, copious amounts of craft beer and perfect bites in the form of street food - ideal for a post-work hangout. Wrap up warm and settle down outside or wait patiently in the wings for the return of indoor seating and dining on May 17.




The Old George Inn

You simply can’t beat swinging by The Old George Inn for a refreshing pint and a spot of pub grub after work, can you? This beloved NE1 hangout is renowned for its fantastic food offering, live sport and craft beer options. Give your mates a buzz, it's time to start making up for all those missed post-work pints, quick hour lunch dates and pre-weekend cocktail sessions. 



Lady Greys

Calling all craft beer connoisseurs, it’s time to kick back with a cold one! Before heading home after a busy day, why not stop by Lady Greys for a pint or two? The team of experts at this Grey Street hangout know everything there is to know about the local beers on offer here and are on hand to provide you with their expert opinion and recommendations to please your tastebuds. 




Pacific House

Good vibes, incredible food and thirst-quenching drinks - what more could you want after a busy day at work? Come May 17, nab yourself a spot inside (yes, that’s right, inside) of Pacific House and get ready to dive head first into perfect pints and chicken wings aplenty. This American themed bar is best known in the Toon for its coverage of live sports, welcoming atmosphere and mint food offering - ideal for a first-class evening with your team after work. 



The Botanist

The Botanist is one of Newcastle’s most beloved foodie spots, and for good reason - boasting gorgeous city centre views, prime location, exquisite food, picture-perfect cocktails and feel-good vibes, it’s difficult to think of a reason why it wouldn’t be. And what better way to relax after a busy 9-5 than sitting back with a cocktail or two.




Marco Polo

Opening May 20

Mid-week Italian cuisine? Don’t mind if we do. Get your knives and forks at the ready guys and gals, Marco Polo is back from May 20 and we can’t wait to get stuck in. Your mid-week evenings just got a whole load better. With an authentic menu bursting with flavour and an extensive wine list to accompany it, you’re sure to be in for a treat. 



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