But how about a look back to how all these Hartlepool and East Durham pubs and eateries looked years ago?
We’ve got 13 scenes for you to enjoy and they all show the interior of buildings that most of us will know and love.
So take a look through and see how many of these views bring back happy memories.
5. The Schooner
Our photographer got this view of the Schooner at Seaton Carew 17 years ago.
6. The Blue Bells at Newton Bewley
Back to 2008 for this view of the Blue Bells.
7. The Rossmere Hotel
A reminder of the Rossmere Hotel in 2005.
8. Here's Silks
A 2005 view of Silks Bar.