Bars With Entertainment In Newcastle

There's no shortage of places to go for a night out in the Toon, but sometimes we all want to switch it up. So if you're looking for a little something extra, whether that's getting competitive with your friends or dancing to live music, check out our guide to the best bars with entertainment in Newcastle. 

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Last updated on 29th April 2024


Right on the cusp between Jesmond and the city centre, the Hancock is a great shout for live sport, pool and a great meal. There are screens dotted about the venue for all the big games, which you can view while enjoying a refreshing pint or classic cocktail. 

The Forth

Searching for bars with entertainment in Newcastle upon Tyne? The Forth on Pink Lane hosts regular quiz nights where you can test out your trivia knowledge, as well as an extensive street food menu including fried chicken and juicy burgers. 

Billy Bootleggers Newcastle

Throughout the week, you'll find live performances as well as the sweet sound of country, rockabilly and R&B music at Billy Bootleggers in Ouseburn. Swing by this quirky haunt to discover walls laced with vintage American memorabilia and menus packed with all sorts of iced teas. You'll even find some special moonshine up the sipping, such as Billy's Famous Apple Pie.