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"BIT OF A DIVE"

Needs a good refurb , this bar is a " bit of a dive " full of kids spilling drinks all over the... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
myfamilylincs
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Skegness, United Kingdom
Youngster bar

This place is a bar, not a tourist attraktion :-) If you wanna hang out with the most recent... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Fredrik H
,
Molndal, Sweden
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  • Very good8%
  • Average34%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible25%
6 Aug 2018
“Beer like vinegar, staff rude!”
10 Jul 2018
“Beer was off, replacement beer was also off... gone massively down hill.”
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This used to be a great pub with good music, friendly staff, good beer and games. We visited for the first time in a while and the beer tasted like vinegar. We took it back and they wanted us to pay extra for a different...More

Thank Tommy S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I ordered 4 pints of beer, all of which turned out to be off!! I ordered 4 replacement beers but was astonished to be told that I would have to make up the difference for the apparently slightly more expensive option. I kindly suggested that...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This place has the most incompetent and rude staff I have ever encountered. I ordered a pint and I was given a completely incorrect pint. I then had a sip realised it was not what I ordered. I took it back to the lady claiming...More

1  Thank Jack M
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I missed my flight to Edinburgh and got a flight to Gatwick airport and stayed at my mum's who lives in pompey. I left pompey 1995. And drink at this bar after getting a bus and finding it .it's a student bar but the bar...More

1  Thank phil g
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Needs a good refurb , this bar is a " bit of a dive " full of kids spilling drinks all over the pool tables , beer pipes could do with a clean .toilets need a good clean .

1  Thank myfamilylincs
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I can't believe pubs like this still exist,you can smell the toilets as soon as you walk in and a visit to the toilet is very unpleasant,the staff are friendly but the place is a dump,sorry.

1  Thank tournaiboy
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This place is a bar, not a tourist attraktion :-) If you wanna hang out with the most recent generation that are allowed at the bar this is the place. Me and My collegue felt quite old but it was a nice athmosphere. Also a...More

Thank Fredrik H
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Good selection of craft beers. Doom bar was well kept. Lovely place full of young people. Suggests a studenty place but otherwise fun. Good for a stop off.

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Always a good shout to drop into the Honest Politician when around the Elm Grove area. Decent enough drinks range, free pool on most weekdays. IIRC on Tuesdays their cocktails are just £2.90 each.

Thank Adaaam2015
Reviewed 20 January 2016

ive been to this pub on and off over the years and no many people who have drank here, i love the place, only left here 30 mins ago ! great atmosphere, great prices, great staff especially jimmy c :) id happily go to this...More

Thank Lucy G
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