Bars in Tynemouth & Whitley Bay

From stylish cocktail bars, to quirky, themed hidden gems, you will find a bar to suit any occasions in Whitley Bay and Tynemouth. Sample some of the regions unique ales created by local breweries, try refreshing local gins or choose to mix things up with a delicious cocktail or two. Stylish venues and stunning sea views make the experience extra special. Admire the beautiful seascape over a meal or opt for a drink followed by a leisurely stroll along the promenade, either way you will be guaranteed a warm welcome from friendly, attentive staff and sociable locals.    



Spanish City, Whitley Bay, NE26 1BG

Sipping a cocktail in one of the North East’s most iconic buildings is an experience not to be missed. The Champagne Bar in Whitley Bay allows you to fully appreciate the region’s coastline views within the grand surroundings of Spanish City. Originally completed in 1910, the building has been carefully restored to showcase historical features whilst embracing a contemporary feel.



Land of Green Ginger, Tynemouth, NE30 4BP

You will find Tynemouth’s first 1920’s speakeasy themed bar concealed within a grand converted church. Small yet stylish, it’s a great spot to unwind and mingle with locals. Enjoy bespoke moonshine cocktails as well as the finest offerings from local breweries. Don’t miss out on the accompanying bar snacks and sharing platters with a selection of mini pies, scotch eggs and sausage rolls.



155 - 157 Park View, Whitley Bay, NE26 3RF

The wonderful Fox & Finch is a great venue to unwind after a long day of exploring. The laid back, relaxed atmosphere is accompanied by stylish décor featuring exposed brickwork, wood flooring and velour banquet seating. The perfect environment to enjoy your drink of choice with a well-stocked bar including wines, ales, lagers, whiskies, vodkas, gins and cocktails.



Union Road, North Shields, NE30 1JH

Located in an industrial estate on the North Shields Fish Quay, The Ships Cat exhibits industrial chic at its finest. It’s worth a visit to admire the décor alone. Featuring regular DJ nights, it’s a great place to enjoy a drink but make sure that you also sample the food. As impressive as the unique surroundings, expect colossal, stacked burgers, as well as delicious kebabs and pizzas.



31 Front Street, Tynemouth, NE30 4DZ

Sleek, stylish and sophisticated, Ora is the perfect venue for a romantic night out for two or a catch up with friends. The bar offers a wide choice of beverages including enticing cocktails expertly prepared to perfection by trained mixologists. You can also indulge in a meal or opt for sharing plates or tapas as a light alternative. With a delicious breakfast menu including ‘Hot Buttermilk Pancakes’, you’ll be sure to return for more.



The Arcade, Tynemouth, NE30 4BS

If you love a cocktail or two, head to Lola Jeans in Tynemouth. You’ll find an extensive list of enticing concoctions, as well as classically trained staff to create bespoke drinks to suit your needs. The decor beautifully contrasts classic design with contemporary touches, creating a welcoming and stylish space. Choose to dine or just pop by for a drink beneath the stunning chandeliers, perhaps followed by a leisurely stroll along the coast.