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Christmas Drink

First time at the new Scotsman. Quite busy, seemed to be a better crowd than previously. Didn't try... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2016
Russell P
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A pub for the Community

We popped in to The Flying Scotsman a couple of hours before England’s big game vs Sweden in the... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
mukhasben
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7 Jul 2018
“A pub for the Community”
27 Mar 2018
“Free for all”
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We're a family run and fun bar. Our staff are trained to a high quality and reviewed on a regular basis. With live Music every Saturday and Karaoke Fridays, Buskers night on a Thursday and quiz on a Sunday. Currently working on new things to do...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Briar Edge | Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 7JN, England
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+44 191 266 9481
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

We popped in to The Flying Scotsman a couple of hours before England’s big game vs Sweden in the World Cup. The pub was already quite full, flags of all the countries were on the walls and ceilings. A large screen and other screens were...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Staff got drinks orders wrong 3 times in a row, fight broke out and staff just stood and watched. Like the wild west in here.

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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Very nice friendly local pub with a very good choice of beers and lagers. Just been refurbished to a good standard. Staff friendly

Thank Wazza1967
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

This little pubs always been great and it's at the heart of forest hall where I grew up, since it's relaunch it's absolutely fantastic and has been rebuilt to a very high standard,

Thank bigsnake83
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

I have been a few times now and loved it. Over all nice place with lovely staff. When for new years eve and the singers were fab with a fantastic buffet.

Thank Graham R
Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my friends attend the pub on a Wednesday for games night. The staff are lovely and very accommodating to our table size that we need and are more than happy to help with anything. The atmosphere is lovely and it's an genuine nice...More

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed April 16, 2016

This is my new favourite pub, the staff are friendly and I have found the food to be lovely too. The staff are always ready to greet you with a smile and a joke, standards of drink service are second to none, always a beautiful...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Visited the flying scotsman for food and drink on a nice quite evening, just to be completely let down though the extremely poor service from the kitchen. We waited 45 minutes before asking where our burgers were ? Just to be told that they were...More

2  Thank Mrs L
Kirsty-louise H, Owner at The Flying Scotsman, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2016

Hi Mrs L, Can I take this opportunity to apologise profusely to you for the quality of food and service you recieved. This review has only just been brought to my attention and I am deeply saddened by it. We have also spoken with the...More

Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Great bar brilliant entertainment fabulous bar staff a asset to forest hall nice to have a great local bar where people feel safe as bar jas doormen on a weekend

Thank Lisa Y
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

First time at the new Scotsman. Quite busy, seemed to be a better crowd than previously. Didn't try the food although the menu seemed fine for snack meals, chips, panini, chicken wings, burgers and pies. I had the Tetley's which is £2.50 a pint, but...More

Thank Russell P
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