Barca Art Bar


A true gem adorning Gosforth High Street, Barca Art Bar stands as a testament to the creative and vibrant spirit of Newcastle. This independent venue exudes an unmistakable personal touch that keeps patrons coming back for more.

Barca prides itself on its freshly cooked gourmet burgers and mouthwatering tapas, along with an extensive selection of world beers, classic cocktails, and premium wines and spirits. No matter what tickles your fancy, this cozy and captivating venue has got you covered. Menu highlights include sumptuous Sunday roasts and delectable tapas dishes that are perfect for sharing with friends over a bottle of wine.

Gosforth’s one and only art bar, this eclectic establishment showcases the work of up-and-coming local artists. Each piece adorning the walls is available for purchase, allowing patrons to take a piece of Barca home with them, should they be so inspired.

Throughout the week, the bar hosts a variety of specials, from tapas and burger deals to mid-week wine offers and cocktail promotions. Every Tuesday, the famous Big Barca Quiz draws in trivia enthusiasts and casual patrons alike, with food, booze, and cash prizes up for grabs.

Step inside, and you’ll be immediately drawn to the comfortable and interesting surroundings, marked by a friendly and civilised atmosphere. The warm, inviting ambiance is only enhanced by the attentive and personable staff. Barca’s commitment to excellent customer service shines through, with bartenders eager to recommend the perfect ale or whip up a custom cocktail just for you.

The bar’s dog-friendly policy adds to the welcoming local feel.

From quiet weekday evenings to bustling weekend nights, Barca effortlessly caters to the diverse tastes of its patrons. Whether you’re in the mood for a laid-back drink with friends, a satisfying meal, or simply to soak in the local art and music, this venue can be your go-to destination in Gosforth.