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The Kings Arms - Seaton Sluice

West Terrace | Whitley Bay, Seaton Sluice NE26 4RD, England
+44 191 237 0275
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“liver” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (71 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Pub, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
West Terrace | Whitley Bay, Seaton Sluice NE26 4RD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Having drunk in the Kings for years, I previously reviewed my one experience of eating there as 3 stars, which it was. I am delighted to be able to say that, having now eaten many more meals, this was definitely an unfortunate one off :-)....More

Thank Betty A
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a group of ten for lunch on a hot and busy Sunday. The food, when it came, was delicious. The servings of meat were generous and there was a good selection of fresh vegetables. The downside was we waited forty minutes to be...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated right on the edge of the cliffs at Seaton Sluice, this pub is well worth visiting to enjoy an evening meal. The menu has a reasonable choice to suit most tastes, and some dishes are available in small, medium or large. Work off you...More

Thank TruthfulReviewInfo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited here for lunch today. Two of us had fish and chips with mushy peas and tartar sauce. They were well presented with a wedge of lemon and were hot and tasty. The chips were homemade, chunky and yummy. The burger meal was similarly delicious...More

Thank Couple10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in June with my dad for his birthday. Luckily we had the sense to book or would have been disappointed. Four of us opted for the Sunday lunch and it was nice to get the vegetables separately and not a garden pea in sight....More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little pub in a perfect location by the sea Wonderfull food and some of the portions i have ever seen. We saw some guys have the whale size fish and chips, and it was big!!. The food was tasty, very well priced, and serverd...More

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Best Pub food, best drinks, and the nicest staff ever. Food is always freshly made, daily specials. My Mother is in love with Fish and Chips. Nice covered and heated back yard, comfortable furniture.

Thank _albkeg
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We have been here many times for either drinks or food. Sunday we went for the roast which I have to say was superb. The beef just melted in your mouth. Booking is recommended as we went at 1:30 and it was pretty busy or...More

Thank SaintsRock
Reviewed 4 July 2018

After a summer evenings walk, four of us visited the Kings Arms for Dinner. We were seated quickly and served drinks. Good service. Our food was tasty with all four ordering different meals. Portion sizes seemed a wee bit tight on two of the meals...More

Thank robertadixon
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I visited here as part of a group of 20 people on a tour of the local area. We had a tight time schedule and in order to help the pub, pre ordered our menu choices a week in advance. For whatever reason, they didn't...More

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Paul H, Owner at The Kings Arms - Seaton Sluice, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thank you for bringing me out of retirement in regards to replying to tripadvisor reviews however, in my opinion, your unfair review requires context and a degree of sarcasim. Firstly, I am sorry you felt the service was poor and led to "a unnecessarily stressful...More

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Questions & Answers
Wendy D
25 February 2016|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hello Wendy, Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately the maximum we can sit together is 24 (possibly 26 at a push) but I appreciate that you have given us an approximate figure so if you give one of our team a call on... More
Nicola R
29 November 2015|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hello - well behaved, under control dogs are welcome in the pub during non-food service times. This generally means between approx. 3 and 5pm (Mon to Sat) and after 5pm on a Sunday, after 8pm (Mon to Thurs) and after 9pm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Terrace | Whitley Bay, Seaton Sluice NE26 4RD, England (Formerly Kings Arms Seaton Sluice)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Seaton Sluice
  • Phone Number: +44 191 237 0275
  • E-mail
Situated on the cliff tops of Seaton Sluice, The Kings Arms is in a fantastic location for anything from a coffee on a chilly day to a 3 course meal. We offer a warm friendly welcome and we take pride on the fact all our food is home cooked! We look forward to seeing you soon...
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