Bars in Newcastle upon Tyne 

Regularly voted the best party city in the UK, Newcastle knows how to deliver a great night out. With clusters of bars within close proximity, you can pack your evening plans with a range of vibrant venues to suit your vibe.

Whether you want to dress to impress, dance the night away, sip a sophisticated cocktail in stylish surroundings or opt for a more chilled out affair with live music in a relaxed atmosphere, you are guaranteed a night out like no other in this vibrant city. Here’s only a few of the fabulous bars to sample during your stay:



27 Rutherford Street, Newcastle NE4 5DP

Enjoy delicious cocktails from the dizzying heights of Newcastle’s tallest building. Hadrian’s Tower offers breath-taking 360 degree panoramic views within a stylish and luxurious environment. You can choose from an exquisite list of classic and contemporary cocktails at the decadent Champagne Bar, as well as a delightful range of wines and ales.



Castle Garth, Newcastle NE1 1RQ

Above roof top bar and restaurant is the latest exciting addition to the Quayside. Located on top of the famous Vermont hotel, you’ll discover perfect panoramic views showcasing the beauty of the city. A full 360 degree vantage point offers the ultimate breath taking back drop, including the iconic Tyne Bridge and beyond, whilst a convenient retractable glass roof means that weather won’t interfere with your plans, day or night.



Lower Dean Street, Newcastle, NE1 3JE

Chic and contemporary cocktail bar Livello is a firm favourite within Newcastle’s party scene. Owned by the famous Vermont Hotel, luxurious Livello is situated nearby, amongst a number of other lively bars and restaurants. Frequented by celebrities including Little Mix, Cheryl Cole and Spice Girls, you must make sure you drop by to sample the divine cocktail menu and party the night away in style.



2-12 Grey Street, Newcastle, NE1 6AE

This award winning bar and restaurant is a stunning venue with hanging chandeliers and beautiful floral displays throughout. The cocktail list is equally as impressive with twists on classics incorporating new, lesser known ingredients. Located on Grey’s Street, Leila Lily’s offers a bar, restaurant and basement club, all in one building making it a convenient destination, for a night out to remember.



Monument mall, Newcastle, NE1 7AL

As one of the most popular bars in Newcastle, The Botanist is definitely worth a visit. The unassuming side entrance couldn’t contrast more with the stunning interior of this unique bar. Taking center stage, a nine metre tall sycamore tree encircled by the bar, reaches towards the dramatic domed glass ceiling above. Book a window seat in the restaurant for spectacular views of Greys Street, or opt for the roof terrace to take in the buzz of the city below.