Situated alongside the Quayside in Newcastle upon Tyne is the relaxing pub known as The Head of Steam – Quayside.
Part of a beloved, nationwide chain, The Head of Steam is a casual, go-to spot for diners wishing to kick back and unwind with some scrumptious fare and drinks.
Now accepting the tastecard, members who call in advance can enjoy everything on the eclectic a la carte menu at an incredible price, providing every excuse diners could need to justify indulging in a little extra, whether it’s another taste bud tantalising course or a few more rounds from the well-stocked bar.
Kick start the meal, or simply supply snacks to partner the drinks, with one of the delightful light bites, such as the delectable IPA battered scampi, paired with a tartare sauce, the scrumptious crispy Halloumi, coated with panko breadcrumbs and matched with a chilli jam, and the hearty Doreen’s black pudding, complete with tomato concasse and rosemary potatoes.
Equally as diverse and delicious are the main courses, which cater to all manners of tastes. Particularly noteworthy dishes include the succulent 10oz sirloin steak, served with a Portobello mushroom, beer battered onion rings and a Hopi peppercorn sauce, the stacked goats cheese & beetroot burger, adorned with a balsamic sweet onion relish, and the irresistible moules frites, fresh Shetland mussels cooked in a white wine and garlic sauce.
Also serving a specially crafted kids menu as well as a lunch time menu for those who visit throughout the day with a not-so-ravenous appetite, all walks of life are sure to find something utterly fantastic at The Head of Steam – Quayside.
Please Note: tastecard members must book at least 2 hours in advance stating tastecard to be eligible for the discount. The tastecard discount is not available all day Friday and Saturday, throughout December, on Bank Holidays or on Celebration Days including, but not limited to, Valentine's Day, Mothering Sunday, Father's Day, etc.