The Alum Ale House is an unblemished 18th century traditional pub. Unspoilt by modern designs, this is truly unique and original. In our fantastic bay window seating areas, which give a stunning view over the river Tyne. With the pubs great atmosphere and friendly staff make the Alum Ale House a pub everyone would want to spend the day. You can enjoy one of our fantastic selections of real ales, and with 8 hand pumps, you will be spoilt for choice as well as the regulars. Legend has it that there are 6 ghosts residing in the pub. You may be lucky enough to see one, if so, please tell a member of staff as they have left an unpaid bar bill dating back to the 18th century. Situated on the premises there is a lovely beer garden, which is a wonderful place to sit with a refreshing drink in the summer months and simply relax and with disabled access and friendly and helpful staff throughout, this makes the pub a suitable place for everyone. Tony and Tessa look forward to welcoming you into our cosy traditional pub.