With the warm weather starting to arrive, there is no better way to spend an afternoon in the sun by the riverside with a cold drink.
With that in mind, these are some of the top riverside pubs and bars along our wonderful Tyne.
Charts takes up an unassuming spot on Newcastle's famous Quayside, but inside the pub offers two floors of drinks, food and occasional live music.
2. Free Trade Inn
Looking for a beer garden with a view? The Free Trade Inn overlooks the Tyne and is in a perfect position to watch the sun set behind the bridges which cross the river. Paired with some incredible beer options, there are few better places in the city!
3. By The River Brew Co
This Gateshead site is far more than its name suggests. By The River Brew Co offers a taproom, beer garden, restaurant, bike shop and street food market. with stunning views of the Tyne Bridge and beyond.
4. The Steamboat
The Steamboat is a traditional pub close to the southern landing of the Shields Ferry. If you like your drinks with an old school feel there are few better options.