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Quay Taphouse

) #1 of 93 Restaurants in North Shields $$ - $$$ , British,
50 Bell Street, North Shields NE30 1HF, England
+44 191 259 2023
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (119 reviews)
“potted crab” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Bell Street, North Shields NE30 1HF, England
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Reviews (282)
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly, great staff and food. Always look after their customers, Live music most weekends to suit all tastes. We are often in until lights out.

Thank _collingwood19cs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times, beers great. About to sample the Tapas. The situation, right on the Quay couldn't be better

Thank johndal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

12 of us went for lunch and all enjoyed. Wide variety of tasty tapas and all at a decent price. Staff helpful and friendly. Watch out for the traffic wardens prowling opposite, its 1p a minute for a max of 2 hours and they do...More

1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely friendly clean and comfortable place.They do a special starting at 3.pm - choice of 3 tapas and a bottle of wine for £19.95 .As there was 4 of us we ordered an extra dish. They all arrived soon after piping hot and were delicious.We...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here a few times, usually on a bank holiday but only had drinks. It's normally very busy but it was a little bit quieter yesterday probably due to the wheather. This meant we were able to get a seat and order food...More

Thank Loraineofnewcastle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in need of fresh food, amazing flavors and an incredible dining experience, don't go past the tap house. Will definitely be back.

Thank Bbraggins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited early on Friday night and took advantage of the special tapas deal (3 tapas + 2 pints of lager for £18.99 or 3 tapas + bottle of house wine for £19.99). We chose potted crab, chilli and garlic king prawns...More

Thank david h
Reviewed 17 May 2017

yo can not go past the taphouse great food warm atmosphere had lunch here today 17/5/2017 as always it was exceptional sweet potato with goats cheese is to die for

Thank whitevanman1954
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I came here to try the Quay Taphouse for the first time as I had been putting off and putting off for sometime now. We arrived thinking that it wouldn't be very busy at a lunch time mid week but we were wrong and all...More

Thank David10101010
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, nice staff. Very good place to have a beer or ordered from the varied menu. Highly recommend the potted crab. Will definitely be back.

Thank K3zzle
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you cater for gluten free?
26 May 2017|
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Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am too just a customer. Give them a call
Do you cater for senior citizens
14 May 2017|
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Response from thecaptain101 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will have no problem at the Tap House, It is ground floor with parking right outside ! Enjoy.
can I book a table to have a meal or is it pub style ?
13 December 2016|
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Response from Honest169 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just got this, we have never had to book normally get a table within 10-15 mins of going in. Hope you enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Bell Street, North Shields NE30 1HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 259 2023
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