In just a few hours, this will be full of pies. Come along to the Tuns and get yourself full of pies too!

The Tuns pie festival

This weekend is our annual Pie Festival. It would mean a lot to me and all our team if you dropped in and seen us. We’ve 180 varieties of pies served with mash, peas and gravy (plenty veggie and vegan options) and 12 quality real ales and ciders, including a 10.5% special from Tyne Bank. … Read more

This week in the Tuns

We`ve another great week of live music in the Tuns. Wednesday 25 April Live buskers Friday 27 April Blackjack – Classic rock covers, a brilliant band. Saturday 28 April Mike Memphis – Mike Memphis, based in the North East of England, brings the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas with his stunning tribute to the … Read more


Coming soon, the 12th Gateshead International Pie Festival. Pies, beer, bands … what more could a person want?

This weekend

Thursday 19th. Dirty Nickers, Firepuppets and Soz Sound System. Friday 20th GIROSCOPE (Eagles, ELO, Police, etc). Saturday 21st. THE FORCE (UFO, Rush, Thin Lizzy, etc).

Gateshead FC

A nice little event for Gateshead FC fans at The Tuns THIS Wednesday 18th April from 6.30pm. Steve Watson wants to address the club’s fans. Should be fascinating, get along if you’re interested. No entry charge.

Alcatraz House Band – Saturday 14/04/2018

‘Hard-working, hard-playing rock covers band, gracing pubs and stages throughout the Northeast for the past 8 years. Always up for a drink/laugh, always about playing to the crowd and making sure EVERYONE has a good time, including ourselves!’