“If this band is playing anywhere near you, then make sure you get there!" - Bert Whyatt, Jazz Journal
“An excellent band, characterised by joie-de-vivre and material that hasn’t been done to death by other bands……find me a band in New York that plays these fine tunes better than the W.J.R.K!” - Joe H. Klee, Mississippi Rag, U.S.A.
"As a band playing in the classic jazz style, the WJRK rank with the best in the country" - John Featherstone, Jazz Times
"Carefully thought out, well-rehearsed, lovingly presented and above all, musical" - Dick Laurie, Hot News International
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"Good, solid, melodic danceable jazz, played with warmth and enthusiasm. The WJRK display a fine mixture of commitment, fun and obvious enjoyment"- Ron Simpson, Jazz Rag
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The Green Room Bar & Bistro at The Customs House
If you are looking for a spacious, comfortable environment to relax with a glass of wine before a performance or you want a bite to eat and a catch up cappuccino with friends our Green Room Bar & Bistro provides the perfect setting.
The menu changes on a weekly basis and our catering team uses only the best, locally produce ingredience available.
A new addition to The Green Room is Riverview, a private dining room which can host 22 people. Overlooking the Tyne, Riverview offers a great setting to celebrate an intimate birthday dinner, corporate lunch or private function.
We are proud of our great food and excellent atmosphere, but don’t take our word for it please visit us soon!
Two Courses £11.45 / Three Courses £14.95
To make a reservation please call 0191 427 3737
The Green Room Opening Times
Everyday: 11.00am - late
Hot & Cold Lunches
Monday - Saturday: 12.00pm - 2.00pm
Sunday: 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Early Bird Menu
Wednesday - Saturday: 5.00pm - 7.00pm
Prior booking is recommended!