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Great bar

Bank holiday Sunday over Halloween, figured I’d try upstairs for dinner in Dorans’s restaurant... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
Alexbaba179
via mobile
Mixed crowd in bar.

I had lunch here and enjoyed it. The food was fine and the service was fast and friendly. The pub... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
C5306CPjoem
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Bank holiday Sunday over Halloween, figured I’d try upstairs for dinner in Dorans’s restaurant upstairs , had the most amazing dinner , monkfish special was to die for ,wings delicious & service 10/10 ... decided to head down to the bar after & what a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexbaba179
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Food was ok but the service was just all over the place. Took so long between sitting down and actually getting food. Waitresses were all over the place. Perhaps they were understaffed but it just seemed very chaotic from start to finish. Luckily we weren’t...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SazzlesTravels0906
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

I had lunch here and enjoyed it. The food was fine and the service was fast and friendly. The pub was catering for a mixed crowd including professionals in for lunch, ladies sipping brandies and punters betting on the horses. I will call again.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank C5306CPjoem
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, seafood chowder was great. AirBNB host recommended and was not disappointed. Atmosphere was quiet due to it being Monday night, but that's ok.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Katbaloou
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Been in the beachcomber for food and drinks a few times and have always enjoyed my visit. Staff are friendly and there is always enough on so your not waiting around to be served. Food comes from the restaurant upstairs the fish and chips is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Markmuffin23
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

A lot to be said that after 50 odd years it's still alive & well ......... new restaurant upstairs & a refurbished bar downstairs, pints excellent service old school with a please & thank you .... no doubt it will be there for another 50...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Alexbaba179
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner went here this, Sunday afternoon. We were both expecting a busy bar where we could get some rushed rood and stay for a few drinks. We were surprised to find it rather empty apart from the screaming children running around the...More

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Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank denis b
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Called into The Beachcomber to do a Bit on Father & Son Bonding, The service was very Prompt and the waitress had a great Personality. You can eat in the Bar or go up to the Restaurant, We opted for the Bar, The Food is...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank PUR-DU
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Funny stuff that people post on TripAdvisor about a certain person that's obvious who the person is ..... not the nicest thing for a young lady who is learning her trade while being in College full time , everyone is here for

Date of experience: October 2016
5  Thank Alexbaba179
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

This is a local pub - good if you want to pop out for a chat. Somewhere to pop into for a quick pint before heading somewhere for a night out. It lacks atmosphere - areas are sectioned off and the waitresses complete a circuit...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Irish-family-plus
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