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Fortescue

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Plymouth’s best bar

No doubt about it, this is Plymouth’s best pub/bar, nowhere else has as much character or nice staff

Reviewed 27 October 2018
super_ant_man
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Great pub with a fantastic atmosphere!

The pub has been recently refurbished and it looks amazing! It hasn’t lost any of its old soul and... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
MartaR4846
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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A Real Ale & Cider pub in the centre of Mutley Plain. With real tradition and real values. We welcome dogs and children and you can enjoy a delicious roast on a Sunday.
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

No doubt about it, this is Plymouth’s best pub/bar, nowhere else has as much character or nice staff

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank super_ant_man
lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, see you again soon. Tasha

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

The pub has been recently refurbished and it looks amazing! It hasn’t lost any of its old soul and the staff are as lovely as always! Great choice of ales and ciders! Will definitely be back!

Date of experience: October 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review, we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Tash

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the Fort for a relaxing Sunday lunch with friends to round off the weekend. Absolutely brilliant nut roast for 3 of us while carnivores had roast lamb. Generous sized meals with plenty Of Yorkshire puds, roasties & vegetables. Chocolate fudge cake with ice cream...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Tasha

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Apart from "Weirdos" which is a punk and alternative night held once a month in the downstairs area of the pub, I have never really taken to the fortescue probably because of some of the dubious people that drink there. (And in true form some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we do have other evenings with live music and 99.9% of the time the people who frequent The Fort are lovely amazing people, I do hope you come back again soon. Tasha

Reviewed 16 August 2018

G K the brewers have given the Fort a lick of paint outside and sort of spruced up the inside a bit. Some new light fittings, a clutch of low brow quotes and aphorisms on the walls and some minor adjustments to the bar and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time out to write this review and we do hope you keep coming back to enjoy you CAMRA discount of 10%

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Regular customers here and this is easily one of the best pub roasts in Plymouth, almost like a home cooked Sunday roast. Excellent choice of Beers and good company as well. Lack of Jukebox not a problem, Pub has good atmosphere is safe and Tidy,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. See you again soon. Tasha

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Just had a lovely roast dinner here with all the trimmings. Reasonable price with the option to go larger. Wide range of drinks from real ales right through to a old fashioned blue wkd. A proper pub. With great atmosphere. Staff are friendly happy and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review, see you again soon. Tasha

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I've been a regular here for over thirty years. If you like a traditional pub with the best beers and ciders available, all kept to perfection, then don't delay, head to the Fort. Excellent Sunday lunches are available or bring your own food in at...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Rich, see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 May 2018

The Fortescue still thrives and stands out as the convivial drinkers’ pub on Mutley Plain which has a varied mixture of other boozing options running from end to end of the street. Don’t be put off by the depersonalised and glossy gimmick ridden Greene King...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review, Unfortunately we have no control over the website but i will certainly look into trying to get it changed. Thank you for taking the time to review us. Tasha

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Brilliant staff, lovely beer (9 real ales on) and cracking food ( Sunday roast for £5.95) Many thanks. Tasha was ace !!

Date of experience: March 2018
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lovesherhols_1978, General Manager at Fortescue, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to seeing you again to sample some more great ales. Tasha

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No. There is a deal with Papa John's next door but the menu in the pic looks to be elsewhere.
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