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The Boathouse

Water Row | Newport, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
+44 191 229 0326
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
22 Apr 2018
10 Nov 2016
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British, Pub, Bar
Water Row | Newport, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This pub could be great, it’s right on some of the best bike/footpaths in the region, next to 3 rowing clubs and should be packed. It was dead....for reasons we quickly found out. The staff were shocking! The girl behind the bar was beyond rude,...More

1  Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I used to be a regular in the Boathouse years ago. It has always been a friendly,traditional local pub. Earlier this year when I began walking my pup along the riverside,I wss delighted that the pub was still dog-friendly- in fact,I'd go so far as...More

1  Thank Lindsay W
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable.. Good selection of hand pulled real ales .although very quiet on Sunday evening limited car parking but next to rail station

1  Thank Mike A
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch as had heard good things. Staff were very welcoming and this is a pub with lovely traditional charm. Sadly it wasn't warm enough to sit out and enjoy the river views. My husband had burger & chips and I had home...More

1  Thank Colette J
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Burger and chips £4.50 and taste great! Kids meals £2.75 and great beer! If the weather is nice you can sit outside next to the river! Lovely traditional pub! Love it!

Thank pstuart467
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Stop off here with the dog when walking up the Keelmans Way with our dog. Good selection of beers and food. Must try and go for Sunday Lunch as these are reputed to be excellent. will review again when we have sampled one.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere so friendly sit outside catch some sun and watch the rowers go by... Great local pub full of character

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Loads of "proper" beer and was really tempted to try the pie and peas on offer. Sunday lunch waiting for me that afternoon so had to give it a miss.

Thank uptheredz2007
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a pint on our way by the Boathouse's front door. We had to go exactly 7 steps from HWP to procure some very good ale. Well worth it! Lovely setting overlooking the peaceful Tyne. Enjoyed our drink for twenty minutes then pressed...More

2  Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We stumbled across this pub on a walk from Wylam, along the River Tyne. Located just next to the river, it's located in a perfect spot if you're doing the same thing. The pub itself seems to have a split personality - it has the...More

1  Thank mckplus
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British, Pub, Bar
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Water Row | Newport, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 229 0326
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