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The Swallow

59-61 Bretonside, Plymouth PL4 0BD, England
+44 1752 262856
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Never again

Greated by a sullen woman behind the bar - no atmosphere - dead. Decor shabby - toilets smelly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kevin R
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Best place in plymouth

Love this pub. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. Very reasonably priced drinks, safe... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
kopparberglover35
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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The Swallow has returned......... one of Plymouth's most famous names on the LGBT scene is back.....same heart, new twist......
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
2 weeks ago
“ Never again ”
19 Jan 2018
“Best place in plymouth”
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59-61 Bretonside, Plymouth PL4 0BD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greated by a sullen woman behind the bar - no atmosphere - dead. Decor shabby - toilets smelly - Dog running around the public area Place is on a downward spiral Won’t be going back

1  Thank Kevin R
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Love this pub. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. Very reasonably priced drinks, safe, inclusive place for anyone regardless of their gender, sexuality and age. AAA+++

3  Thank kopparberglover35
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Always friendly with lovely landlady, relaxing and friendly and always entertaining whatever time of day I visit

2  Thank Mrmartin1973
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Lively fun and nice crowd. Welcoming and Well done for injecting a good atmosphere into the place. Will definitely visit again

1  Thank Ian W
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Well where do I begin? I have been coming to this venue since 2015 and in that time I have so many fantastic nights out, met a diverse range of interesting people and most of all, I now feel much more comfortable about my sexuality...More

2  Thank Dave H
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Reopened after been closed for a while, wheelchair users can get in but they don't have a disabled toilet, and as it has just reopened they are still getting there drink section sorted out, but still have a good selection to offer

4  Thank SamAllan46
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

A lovely welcoming venue, with occasional live cabaret and karaoke, an LGBT+ bar with the emphasis on the +. We visited on the evening of Plymouth Pride and the venue was jammed but ins spite of waits for bar service the atmosphere was great and...More

2  Thank Chris B
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

There has been an LGBT pub here for decades. It is also popular with a wider following. We come here occasionally with friends or on the walk from the leisure park to the Barbican. It has had a few makeovers including most recently about two...More

3  Thank Jannerbloke
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

Quite a bizarre throwback to a gay scene long since disappeared. Former owners turned down an offer from developers hoping to achieve a better offer, the developers built around them leaving this rather odd little pub dwarfed by the buildings surrounding it. It really is...More

2  Thank majical1
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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

I went here with my g/f on our first date. It was a Thursday so was fairly quiet. However, the staff were lovely and welcoming. Great little pub and felt very relaxed. Would definitely visit again.

2  Thank PaulaT80
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