The Shakespeare

If you’re looking for a pub with full of friendly faces, a great pint and an abundance of character then look no further than The Shakespeare. Experience northern hospitality, British pub charm and always a warm welcome at this Gateshead gem.


We are more than a pint, we believe in bringing people together through good times and great hospitality.

  • Wifi
  • Sky Sports
  • BT Sport
  • Pool
  • Live Music
  • Darts
  • Cask Ale
  • Beer Garden
  • Function Room
  • Smoking Area
  • Sky and BT

    We show Sky Sports and BT Sport 7 days a week - you won't miss a second!

The Shakespeare

Wander into our large and local pub and feel instantly welcomed! Challenge the locals to a game of pool and play for the next round, or take a seat in the cosy confines of The Shakespeare and enjoy the showing of sport or just catch up with friends.

Get in touch


Find us & opening times

88-96 Fife Street,

  • Monday - Saturday 12:00 - 22:00 (Last Orders 21:15)
  • Sunday 12:00 - 22:00 (Last Orders 21:15)
  • 0191 478 7107