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The Vine - Retford

Open Now: 11:00 - 00:00
Open today: 11:00 - 00:00
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Went out with friends on a Friday night and was pleasantly surprised! Great atmosphere and drinks... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
via mobile

What has happened to Friday nights in Retford? This pub used to be heaving but was virtually empty... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2016
Anton B
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible25%
8 Nov 2017
“WOW should rename this place THE CAGE”
7 Nov 2017
“Well, it sells beer.”
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13 Churchgate, Retford DN22 6PA, England
+44 1777 702431
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Went in for drinks on a sat night with friends and I fought I'd walked into fight club at least it keeps all the idiots in one place I suppose the only upside to it at all

Thank mark1980furniss
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

And that's it's only redeeming feature really. It used to be a mainstay of the Retford nightlife but the town's changed, except the Vine. Consistency can commendable but not in this case. Feels like a cross between a youth club and an AA meeting. Cheap...More

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Out with family and friends on a leaving do. On entering the pub I noticed the main entrance is also a smoking area...this needed a good clean up(ash, cig ends and take-away rubbish). The smell of the smoking area was enough to put me off...but...More

Thank Dolly S
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Went out with friends on a Friday night and was pleasantly surprised! Great atmosphere and drinks were very cheap. However the toilets do need attending to regularly as there wasn't any loo roll and the floor was extremely wet and dangerous.

Thank Katie_Smithxo
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We visited the pub with a party of friends. We were all amazed by a couple who got up to sing the Pogues song "A Fairy Tale in New York"... this couple were the best singers of the night. The whole pub were joining in...More

Thank wendydeacon
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

What has happened to Friday nights in Retford? This pub used to be heaving but was virtually empty when we came in on a Friday night. Shame! Lager is fine & still a great location but disappointed that it was empty on a Friday night.

Thank Anton B
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Used to visit this pub a few years ago when they did nice lunch time meals at a competitive price even though it urgently required some updating. It has steadily got even worse,run poorly by a an owner who was recently found guilty of urinating...More

2  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at the vine the night began it was slow but soon things a lot better once you've had a few tequila shots you'll be on the dance floor, finger blasting all the butch dole dossing benefit claiming hags on the...More

Thank stevyarny95
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I came to this pub a couple of months ago to watch the Arsenal Footie match and I had a pint of Coke and I went on the bandit and won £5 which not bad for a win staff were very nice and polite and...More

Thank Luke D
Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

Nice looking pub until you step inside! Needs a lot of work to bring it up to date! Bad service! Poor mangerment! If your looking for a friendly, comfy place to have a drink it ain't here!! Spend your money elsewhere!

6  Thank TrevorJA
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Sarah C
27 October 2018|
Response from JamesMHunt | Property representative |
Yes. Some Sunday’s we do this. Please see the venue boards and Facebook for the latest details.