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Found it by accident under the railway arches. Only 5 mins walk from Newcastle Central Station. Excellent selection of real ales. Staff very friendly. Furniture and fittings quite querky!! Well worth a visit.
Situated under the railway arches, you could blink and miss this micro pub - don’t blink!!
Great little place with an array of different beers on draught it cans and bottles! Friendly staff and quirky set up. Love the cinema style seating!!
It’s a must...More
Found this little bar by chance near Newcastle central station and what a delight .Alex the bar man was very entertaining and very friendly .He allowed us to try some of the drinks before buying and to me that was perfect as so many choices...More
Thank Jeanette M
Markhall61, Owner at The Split Chimp, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018
Hi Jeanette, many thanks for this great rating and review. Glad you liked the Rhubarb Cider, its lush. Best wishes Mark & Team Chimp.
I like a bar that offers something different and this place is worth a visit! From the wall of beer mats to the old cinema chairs and all the beers are from micro brewery’s so something a bit different for everyone! I found by accident...More
Markhall61, Owner at The Split Chimp, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018
Hi, thanks very much for this great rating and review, much appreciated. Best wishes, Mark & Team Chimp.
After a long train journey what better way to end the evening that a pint of on-the-premises brewed beer. Well, that is what the Split Chimp offers, underneath a railway arch of a viaduct in one of the oldest areas of Newcastle. Serving a range...More
Was let down by a place over the bridge after it closed down suddenly. As I had invited friends from all over the UK I needed somewhere to accommodate upto 40 people in a relaxed atmosphere with great Real Ale.
The manager was approached and...More
I’ve been to loads of places and I see my previous review of here is bottom of their league.
Back here with my mate. Easy to get served, decent blonde beer (their own) and other choices. It’s relaxed. Perhaps not enough seats.
Not sure what...More
With a microbrewery and a bar stocked with that ethos, this is a real winner. There are plenty of interesting things on tap, pump or in bottles, and something for everyone. The food choice is limited but the pies we saw looked very nice -...More
Markhall61, Owner at The Split Chimp, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018
Hi, many thanks for this great review, we really appreciate it. Best wishes, Mark & Team Chimp.