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The Northern Belle

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Great pub

Very quiet when I dropped in on a Wednesday afternoon, but got a warm welcome from the landlady... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Shropshire, United Kingdom
Soul Festival Weekend

What a fantastic weekend I Margate for the festival.. The Northern Belle was just unbelievable for... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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  • Average8%
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“lovely pub”(2 reviews)
“warm welcome”(2 reviews)
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Northern Belle 4 Mansion Street, Margate CT9 1HE, England
+44 7810 088347
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Very quiet when I dropped in on a Wednesday afternoon, but got a warm welcome from the landlady, and the three locals sitting at the bar. Excellent pint of Whitstable IPA. If you're looking for a friendly, characterful, traditional pub in Margate, this is the...More

1  Thank 602-Squadron
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic weekend I Margate for the festival.. The Northern Belle was just unbelievable for the music and atmosphere.. if you come to Margate.. come to this pub .. absolutely wonderful

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub! Oldest pub in Margate! Very friendly staff! Never afraid to smile or join in the fun! Not for everyone but for those who wish to go out and enjoy in good company if visiting alone or with others! Old fashioned English pub hospitality!...More

1  Thank johnklockyer
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Old and unspoilt . Good beer and a welcoming landlord. What more could you ask for. It is rewarding to find this simple but enjoyable place. Not everyones cup of tea, but if you like old pubs and find them attractive then pop in for...More

2  Thank AGF909
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Having been here before,the Northern Belle is a great little pub. Very friendly staff,happy regulars,and a very welcoming atmosphere. Bar staff are very happy,and smiling. Highly recommend this place.

Thank Goz9t
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Have been here before a few years back. It has had a total revamp and is a fantastic little pub with local ales on offer. The landlady was very friendly & chatty and made you feel welcome. They have entertainment weekends and I will definitely...More

Thank colin l
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

The best pub in margate by far great welcome good beer good music and with he history of the pub and the friendly atmosphere its a must

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Established 1680. I was prepared tolike this pub, lots of wood and original features. The barlady was welcoming, fair selection of beer. I decided to try the Spitfire as I'd not had it before and am fond of Shepherd Neame as a brewery. Bishop's Finger...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

What a brilliant night we had here. MI soul DJ had us dancing till we dropped. Great atmosphere, reasonable prices, great service.

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I only visited this pub for first time recently. Brilliant pub. Nice people, nice staff, good jukebox. I have, of course, been again since. Would recommend visiting it to anyone in the area.

Thank Angela H
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