A new Starbucks coffee shop has opened on Newcastle Road in South Shields next to the Simonside Esso petrol station a few hundred metres from the entrance to Tyne Dock / Port of Tyne. It’s situated on the A194 road route into and out of South Shields so it’s an ideal spot for drivers to get their coffee fix.
The new Simonside Starbucks opens this Thursday 28th January 2016 at 9am closing at 8pm. Their normal opening hours are 6am until 9pm Monday to Friday; 7am until 9pm on Saturdays then 8am until 9pm on Sundays.
If you are staying with us over the first few days of their opening then there is a special offer available c/o their Facebook page (opens in a new window). Simply present the voucher below (either a printed copy or on your phone screen) to receive a free tall drink. The voucher is valid from Thursday 28th January until Sunday 31st January 2016 inclusive.
Please note the map shown on the voucher is inaccurate – the Newcastle Road South ShieldsPort of Tyne Premier Inn is not at that location. Simonside Starbucks is opposite is the Jennings Ford car dealership with Taybarns and South ShieldsPort of Tyne Premier Inn lower down on the map shown in the voucher. If you look for the Esso petrol station Starbucks is next door to that.
Popular South Shields restaurant The Italian Retro located on Stanhope Road, South Shields, NE33 4SS has a January sale on their £12.95 menu – between 5pm and 7pm Monday to Thursday the £12.95 menu is just £10.
You can see the latest Italian Retro menus below.
The Italian Retro is located on Stanhope Road in South Shields approximately ten minutes drive from our bed and breakfast accommodation. Their opening hours are Monday 5pm until 9pm; Tuesday to Saturday 12pm until 2.30pm then again from 5pm until 9pm; Sunday 12pm until 3.30pm. You can book your table with them by calling them direct on 0191 456 5670.
The Drive-In Cinema is back at Bents Park, Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD. If you are staying with us and have a car then these events are just down the street from our bed and breakfast accommodation. The films being shown this year on a 32′ x 17′ screen are…
24th October 2015 – Get Hard
25th October 2015 – Grease
26th October 2015 – Ghostbusters
27th October 2015 – Frozen
28th October 2015 – How to Train Your Dragon 2
29th October 2015 – Minions Movie
30th October 2015 – The Purge
31st October 2015 – Beetlejuice
5th November 2015 – Fast and Furious 7
6th November 2015 – Back To the Future (Part I)
7th November 2015 – Inside Out
8th November 2015 – Harry Potter & the Philosopher’s Stone
12th November 2015 – Jurassic World
13th November 2015 – Grease
14th November 2015 – Inside Out
15th November 2015 – Minions Movie
Films start at 6.30pm with the exception of 24th October 2015’s Get Hard which starts at 7pm. Gates open two hours before screening’s start. Kiosks will be located on site selling cinema snacks including hot dogs, popcorn, nachos and hot and cold drinks. Tickets are per care regardless of the number of occupants, VIP tickets occupy the first two rows and are £24 per vehicle; standard tickets are £20 per vehicle. For more information about the event and to book tickets see their website here.
For a limited time you can get standard tickets for only £10 via Living Social.
If you are staying at our bed and breakfast accommodation in South Shields this week and are looking for somewhere to go for your evening meal then you might like to try the Orangegrass Thai and Oriental restaurant which is five minutes walk from our guest house at 7 Mount Terrace, South Shields, NE33 1PN. They are open seven days a week for lunch from 12 noon until 2.30pm then for dinner from 5pm until 11pm. You can call them to book a table or to order take-away food on 0191 455 8555. Their website can be found here (opens in a new window).
Monday to Sunday this week the restaurant has a special offer…
You can see their à la carte, standard and take-away menus here…