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Plymouth, England
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All reviews cobbled streets mayflower steps antique shops pubs and restaurants captain jaspers fish and chips pilgrim fathers plymouth gin distillery elizabethan house fishing boats historic area fish market eating places plenty of places to eat southside street national marine aquarium lovely area
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loud noisy garbage tip full of absolute wasters and pubs that love playing terrible music at any occasion

Thank VeganRex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the usual haunts revisited, the Plymouth Gin Tour a must, Cap’n Jaspers, the Dolphin & the Navy pubs, the Harbour fish restaurant, Three Crowns, Annabels Night Club, Jazz bar and Pasty shop all worth the effort.

1  Thank concrete69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped over to this delightful area after visiting the Aquarium. Lovely quaint shops and restaurants. Really enjoyed the atmosphere and on a warm summer’s day, I can imagine this would be heaven.

Thank parkertransas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the day this small but historic area is extremely quaint, steeped in history with Drake’s steps and many chi-chi shops and cafes. However, at night the area takes on a whole new complexion, with unchecked gangs of boy racers and motorbike gangs, totally unchecked...More

2  Thank MountainsToClimb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely to visit if wanting hot or cold food , have a drink with friends or do a bit of souvenir shopping ,

Thank lisandy67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's always nice to take a walk to the Barbican, an area of Plymouth that is very diffferent from the rest. A walk by the waterside, and coffee in the plentiful cafes nearby is recommended!

Thank c0rnishHK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Barbican is the name given to the western and northern sides of Sutton Harbour, the original harbour of Plymouth. It has the greatest number of cobbled streets in Britain, and contains 100 heritage listed buildings For centuries the Barbican was home to Plymouth's fish...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Born and raised on the Barbican in Castle Street was undoubtedly the long lost real Barbican of the families who's origins created its atmosphere and working environment. Its obvious that this is the Centre of eating out and entertainment of Plymouth, albeit a bit platicised...More

Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we did not care for the city centre so walked out to the barbican.much nicer place place to stroll,have a drink or bite to eat and watch the boats and people go by.very pleasant.

Thank candpet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing fancy but a proper pubs Historical area..... Children cover ears as the language an be strong ! lovely people but can be jumping in the evenings but hey ho.

1  Thank mikewelsford
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Response from Claire S | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Hettie W |
Planning is really bad and the small number of good shops and value quality restaurants is disappointing but all in all people do have a good time down here and serendipity can produce some amazingly upbeat and fun days and... More