About Billy’s

Established in 2017, Billy Bootleggers has since become the most talked about Americana basement dive bar in Newcastle and Nottingham.

Billy is well-known for his generosity and lining up live bands every weekend for $0 entry fee.  Local bands including The Swamp Hoppers, Sir Jac’s Bantamacs, The National Anthems, The Kentucky Cow Tippers, The Panthers, The Bullfrogs, No Time for Jive, Ray Stubbs R & B Allstars, Teresa Watson Band, The Sour Mash Trio, Phil Davids & The Good Times Band, The Groove Diggers and many more have performed live on our stage.

Every weekend continues late into the night as guest DJs keep us up till late at THE GET UP and THE GET DOWN

Cocktails, ales, home-brewed Moonshine and a large collection of spirits are available.
Open 7 days a week till 2am.


Find us

NEWCASTLE  27-29 Nelson Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5AN

NOTTINGHAM  13-15 Weekday Cross, Nottingham, NG1 2GB


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