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Covering Co Durham, Northumberland and Tyne & Wear

9 Anchors

2 The Front
Seaton Carew
Co. Durham
TS25 1BS

Tel: 01429 598969

Opened in April 2017. The quirky tables and chairs are constructed from driftwood reclaimed from the beach and the bar has been converted from a Welsh dresser. Interesting interior decor, together with wonderful sea views. The pub serves three changing cask ales.

Ale Gate

25 Bondgate Without
NE66 1PR

Tel: 07979 101332

Alnwick's first micropub opened mid-February 2019. There is a single open room with bar to the right, with a raised area to the rear. Six handpumps offer a regularly changing range of beers from local breweries.

Beer Street

Arch 10
Forth Street
Tyne & Wear

Tel: 0191 447 1511

Sited in a railway arch this micropub opened in July 2018 with capacity for 50 people. Comprises a main bar area with a mezzanine above. Featuring 5 cask lines, 6 keg lines and 2 fridges of cans and bottles from the best breweries locally and nationally.

Box Wood Tap

40C Front Street West
Tyne & Wear
NE22 5UB

Tel: 07931 880701

Bedlington's first micropub which opened in November 2017. The pub sells a selection of real ales (four changing cask ales), craft beer, ciders and a good range of spirits including a few gins! Sister pub of The Office in Morpeth and The Foxes Den in Felton.

Caps Off

3 Bob Hardisty Drive
Bishop Auckland
Co. Durham DL14 7TL

Tel: 07900 551754

Right next to railway station, this new beer, cider, and spirits shop features a huge range of bottles and cans, plus local real ale, real cider, and up to five craft kegs. Basic furnishings allow plenty of room for movement and a chance to see what's on offer and sample on the premises.


46a Bridge Street
TD15 1AQ

Tel: 07842 912268

Opened June 2014. Berwick's first micropub. The pub features a very small bar area with four hand pulls and with bottle fridge to one side. The large courtyard outside makes a pleasant outdoor drinking area in summer.

Dog & Rabbit

36 Park View
Whitley Bay
Tyne & Wear
NE26 2TH

Tel: 07944 552716

Opened July 2016. Micropub converted from a women's clothing shop. Corner bar with four handpumps. The owner's micro-brewery is incorporated within the pub.

Enigma Tap

60 Bedford Street
North Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE29 0AL

Tel: 07792 822063

Opened February 2019 as North Shield’s first micropub. There is a square seating area near the entrance with a narrower raised area towards the rear which incorporates the bar, with a small patio area in the backyard. The pub serves 4 changing beers.
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