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The Head of Steam, Newcastle - pub details

Head of Steam

Address: 2 Neville St, 2 Neville St, Tyne and Wear, NE1 5EN [map] [gmap]

Tel: 0871 951 1000 (ref 1216) - calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras

Nearest train stations Newcastle (0.1 miles), Manors (0.5 miles), Dunston (1.7 miles)

Pub facilities/features:

General information: Club with live music downstairs.

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Modern first floor bar across the road from the station. Good selection of beers that were well kept.
Snarling_Mallard - 1 Dec 2016 11:22
Head Of Steam pubs are now part of the Camerons empire. This has been recently refurbished to a high standard. Up to six real ales on from Camerons and other local breweries. Well worth a trip up the stairs.
zipdiskdude - 19 Feb 2016 21:51
The beer I had was exceedingly warm, too warm to enjoy. From the other comments I am guessing this is not normally the case. Thought the atmosphere was OK.
jjsint - 26 Jul 2011 12:34
The pub didn't look welcoming at all from the outside, it is probably like this all of the time, but looked even worse, being covered in scaffolding - inside, it's a little dingy, and yes, even a little smelly, whilst some of the women in our group looked questioningly why we were in there - Still reading ?
Well, the pub has one saving grace, and that's the decent selction of real ale served on the bar - whilst ever real ale remains relatively 'rare' in city centre's this pub will be okay, but if this becomes more prevalant, then this pub will just become a bit of a hole without the 'different' ale to attract people in.
If you like real ale, then visit for one - If not, then maybe a walk past is in order
SouthYorkshireman - 11 Jun 2011 15:06
I love the pub, but the building itself is ugly and the main bar is far too small.
Great beers, but any more than ten people in and it feels packed.
Toml79 - 24 Oct 2010 11:53

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