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The Gibraltar Rock

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, British,
2 East Street, Tynemouth NE30 4EB, England
+44 191 258 5655
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
2 East Street, Tynemouth NE30 4EB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On a Sunday evening when all the other pubs were heaving it offered some quiet seating overlooking the sea and an excellent carvery. Not much beer choice though!

Thank Canalsidekid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited The Gibraltar Rock after a long drive from the Highlands with my family. First impressions was the location which is overlooking King edwards bay and the Priory. The menu was basic for the kids but portion sizes were more than generous. My daughter's...More

Thank stewpot78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time I have been here in many years.cant see me coming back.beef so tough and fatty,could not cut it ,never mind chew it.had to apologise to my wife for shaking table as trying to use knife.poor veg choice.roasted carrots,potatoes and parsnips.boiled peas,leek and potatoes.no...More

Thank vaughanbt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have visited onot numerous occasions in recent months, because we love the carvery here. It is great value for money, especially on weekdays when it is only 2 for £10. The view over King Edwards Bay is stunning if you sit...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in and tried the upstairs area, what a view out the windows!! Fish and chips were very nice, seafood platter also very good.

Thank Doddy0078
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good value pub food, large portios, can get busy at weekends, friendly staff, excellent views over sea

Thank binnsini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here quite a few times with disabled clients from where I work and have never been disappointed. You don’t need book but it does get busy at lunch times. They do a lovely carvery with a good selection of meats and fresh vegetables....More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had not been for over 30 years but decided to have a trip there. We were not disappointed the food was lovely and you can have a lovely view of the coastline from the upstairs bar. It was so nice we re-booked for the following...More

Thank Flysun123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loverly Father’s Day my son and daughter in law and grandson, treated me to Sunday lunch food was excellent as always at the Gibraltar .Staff always very friendly and couldn’t do enough for you.

Thank jim d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having been to Tynemouth many times and always having been upstairs in this place we discovered the downstairs bar and carvery. Lovely views and very welcoming staff. Carvery was excellent, extremely tasty beef and lovely Turkey ( it was like Christmas day), plenty of choice...More

Thank Alison B
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15 April 2018|
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Response from Annette J | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, We've found the carvery to be very efficient, and so it is reasonable to expect to get your food and enjoy it within an hour. I would suggest that you check with the Gib beforehand though, just in case the time... More
20 December 2017|
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Response from lesleyalia | Reviewed this property |
They do normal size and Large.
Karen T
1 February 2017|
Response from Danrob2104 | Property representative |
Karen we would always recommend booking to make sure you get a table. Give us a call on 01912585655
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 East Street, Tynemouth NE30 4EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Tynemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 191 258 5655
The Gibraltar Rock Tynemouth offers quality food and drinks in a warm and cosy environment. Our Carvery and special desserts are what we're famous for and why lots of you choose us for eating out on special occasions. Our main menu offers a generous selection of dishes and puddings. With prices starting from as low as £5 for a main meal we have something to satisfy everyone's budget. The Gibraltar Rock is the perfect venue for all occasions. Weddings, christenings, birthdays or just a get together with family and friends. Our Priory bar offers stunning views in a more informal setting. A wide selection of beverages and the same great food as our ground floor restaurant. Ideal for private functions or parties. Why not take advantage of our free WiFi facilities and hire the space for a working meeting or a business lunch. Call in today and see for yourself what we have to offer or give us a call and book for another time.
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