Johnnie's Bar in Jarrow.Johnnie's Bar in Jarrow.
Johnnie's Bar in Jarrow. | Johnston Press

How many of these new South Tyneside drinking spots have you visited since they opened in the last year?

A whole host of pubs and bars have opened in the borough over the last 12 months – we’ll drink to that.

From Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall opening a cocktail bar on Ocean Road to the takeover of a number of traditional boozers, the borough has seen a host of new – and old – drinking spots open their doors over the last year.

New landlords in Jarrow believe the once-booming pub scene could be set for a revival, while landmark venues such as the Sea Hotel have seen major investment.

Have you had a night to remember (or forget) in any of these popular South Tyneside drinking spots?

Have you had a night to remember (or forget) in any of these popular South Tyneside drinking spots?