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Place to sit outside only.

Ideal location, it says it above the door almost. When the weathers good and you can sit outside... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Castleford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Early evening

Called with friends only to find out that they had run out of crushed ice ! Not great as cocktails... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Northumberland, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good13%
  • Average34%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible27%
15 Oct 2018
“Place to sit outside only. ”
2 May 2018
“Rip off ”
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118 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6JG, England
+44 191 261 5587
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Ideal location, it says it above the door almost. When the weathers good and you can sit outside, it’s spot on. If the weathers poor and you have to sit inside, not so. It’s a pub for watching the world go by when you’ve taken...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jonofromcas
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Always come here on a wednesday for a bottle of wine has always been £12for house wine came in today to be told all bottles of wine now £16.95. It is not as if they have decorated or cleaned the place seats are ripped and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank fairles
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Went here with my parents for a quick drink before going out for dinner. To my surprise, the Gin & Tonic was quite good, despite not being a fan of gin and Indian tonic.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The Charles Grey in Newcastle is set in a fantastic location on grey street one of the cities most aesthetic streets and subsequent views. I met a few friends here on a Saturday afternoon for a beer and a couple of drinks. This pub has...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Adam H
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This city centre pub has a great location right by the monument and has a good atmosphere and an interesting setting for some great drinks with friends.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Nathan W
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We tried the Charles Grey as it was quite imposing in the centre of Newcastle and we could see it was quite busy by those sitting at the windows. Entry was up Three flights of stairs which are a problem for the elderly and disabled...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Kenda107
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Visited as part of my hen party and we managed to get the lovely big round table to the right of the bar which is in its own sort of alcove with dimmed lighting. Plenty of cocktails as they had a 2 for deal on...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Laura E
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Called with friends only to find out that they had run out of crushed ice ! Not great as cocktails with chunks of ice age not the same So why don't they crush the ice in a bag and keep the customer happy ! Staff...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank mshott28
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The pub itself is not bad, great place for just watching the day roll by...Inside is a little dark and dingy but still not bad especially if you get a window seat. However, when I was sitting outside I was asked three times if I...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Nev H
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Although some of the staff are happy I had to deal with 2 or 3 that were very awkward & miserable After dealing with a lot of stairs to get to the bar found it to be quite comfortable although there not too quick to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank hacksj75
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