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The O bar - CLOSED

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Helpful staff but no vibe

it may have just been the time I visited but I expected a sunny April evening to be more... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2015
via mobile
What went wrong with O bar??

O bar used to be THE place to go. Fab bar staff staff and open til 2am every night so it was... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2015
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible22%
23 Sep 2015
“Over priced badly presented dishes with minimal service”
1 Aug 2015
“Used to have it”
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59-61 Braunstone Gate, Leicester LE3 5LH, England
+44 116 255 8223
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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Although technically none of the food served was all that bad - cold sides were dished in a small tin bath along with the hot mains leading to a luke warm slop. No serving staff were to be seen and the chefs were busy sitting...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

I used to go here all the time. Then everyone got moustaches, they put a massive pipe on the bar and started serving 'craft beer'. If I see craft beer it's usually a warning sign, it used to be awesome but now seriously pants. No...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank alastair1984
Reviewed 20 May 2015

O bar used to be THE place to go. Fab bar staff staff and open til 2am every night so it was perfect when i finished work at 1am and wanted to chill out with friends after work. In the past 6 months or so...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Sarah_Lou2014990
Reviewed 9 April 2015

it may have just been the time I visited but I expected a sunny April evening to be more vibrant. Popped in for drinks only ( pricy), the environment was nice, and thank you for sorting my wine. The replacement was good. 10/10 for customer...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank teresaw974
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

Wow what a find. We love the cooking pulled pork at home in our own smoker. So finding somewhere that cooked it was great. It was about a 20 minute walk from the centre of town bit definitely worth it All food we ordered was...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Ali_J_lucas
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Had a great time. Food and service were excellent at the smokehouse. I ate the ribs which were incredible! The bar was amazing too, excellent beers a real good range and constantly changing, we got table service on a Friday night by a man called...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Barry102
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

This place is slowly going down hill Since they started serving what taste like home made beers that are also overpriced No wonder the place is half empty a lot of the time They need to salvage what they have & return back to their...More

Thank honest-man-is-here
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

Amazing selection of beer. Staff know thier stuff too. Retro vibe is really nice too and it makes a great place to go for a quiet drink.

Thank Carlos L
Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

It's always a pleasure to head to O Bar; the staff are always acknowledging of you, friendly and knowledgeable about their drink selection. I've been setved by Joe and Alex a few times and they always seem to make my day by embodying the above!

Thank 315sylvesterh
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