National Beer Day: The top rated breweries across Newcastle, Tyne and Wear and more according to Google reviews

Beer is one of the nation’s favourite drinks and we are lucky to have some incredible breweries nearby.

The North East is well known for its drinking culture and nightlife, but away from the clubs and bars of Newcastle there are plenty of breweries looking to make delicious beer for residents.

National Beer Day falls on Thursday, June 15 this year.

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There is a thriving brewery scene across the region and these are the top rated breweries and taprooms according to Google reviews. A site needs 15 reviews to qualify.