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Head of Steam

(formerly Express, Maxwells, Green Dolphin.)

1, Neville Street,
City Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 2.00 am
TuesdayMidday - 2.00 am
WednesdayMidday - 2.00 am
ThursdayMidday - 2.00 am
FridayMidday - 3.00 am
SaturdayMidday - 3.00 am
SundayMidday - 2.00 am

Meal Times

Closed Mon - Sat
1 - 6 Sun



About the Pub

Facing the central railway station this is an unusual pub in that there's nothing on the ground floor. Upstairs is the main bar with six cask beers, three real ciders and a good selection of continental draught beers. Downstairs is one of the most popular live and recorded music venues in the city centre, no draught products in music venue, extensive range of cans and bottles.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

  • Camerons --varies-- (from Camerons' range, often their seasonal beer)

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 5 changing beers.

Source: National

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Head of Steam, Newcastle upon Tyne


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Varies, cider festivals held.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    20p off a pint or 10p off a half of any cask ale.


  • WiFi Wifi

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Head of Steam

1, Neville Street,
City Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat Nav Reference

54.969467, -1.615548


  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Metro Close to Metro

Nearby Station (156m)

Newcastle Central

Nearby Metro (45m)

Central Station (Tyne & Wear)

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