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The Magnesia Bank

1 Camden Street, North Shields NE30 1NH, England
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
6 Nov 2017
“Former gem in need of love.”
17 Dec 2017
“what is that horrible smell”
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Pub, British
1 Camden Street, North Shields NE30 1NH, England
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

attended a gig and was really disappointed with how run down the place is. It smells of stale beer, BO and toilet freshener. Serious problem with a smell from the toilets. Don't where the live music fans were, but they were not here and missed...More

2  Thank Red_Tel_1963
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Under new Management the Magnesia Bank is picking up pace. Friendly bar with masses of live music weekdays and weekends to suit every genre. Very friendly management and staff. Haven't tried the restaurant yet..that is next on my list of things to do.

Thank jay1bug
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Myself and my family recently attended a gig here on a Saturday night, while I found the staff friendly, beer was top class and prices not unreasonable, however the place is looking run down and desperately in need of a lick of paint and some...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic night, great band, bar staff were great!!! Great supply of prosecco. Great venue for bands. Even allowed to dance on seats!!!

Thank Chrissy M
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Under new management and closed for a while to refurbish??? Went for the first time since it te opened and found the same place as before not sure where it eas refurbished but i know my partner couldnt use the ladies because thete was no...More

Thank Gallowgate82
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Came here on the 29/4/17 for my morthers wedding. Great bar in the middle of Shields, Vicky, Dillon and all the other staff (sorry didnt get anyone elses name) were amazing, very friendly and went out thier way to help nothing was a problem.

Thank Sevrin L
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Cracking pub for live bands on a friday and saturday night and from 4pm on a sunday. Great staff always willing to help.

Thank stantonks
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The beer is good but the place is a total dump. I have a rule of thumb about places. Would my mother feel comfortable here? Well even I did not feel comfortable here.

Thank AlanBest
Reviewed 19 September 2016

1st time in here for a while - only drinks and music but it's a fab place. Superb choice of beers - especially real ale choices! Friendly staff & great music.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

What can I say about our beloved Maggie bank, if you want a pub which great banter, character and happy to help, friendly bar staff the Maggie bank is for you. One of my favourite locals in shields x

Thank Rebecca B
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Restaurant Details

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Pub, British
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Camden Street, North Shields NE30 1NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
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