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Mama Stones

1 Mary Arches Street, Exeter EX4 3BA, England
01392 848 485
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Ranked #15 of 38 Nightlife in Exeter
Type: Blues Bars, Jazz Bars
Most recent review
- Jul 29, 2014
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Devon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Start spending some money on this place. It's filthy. Every time I visit there are problems with the toilets, on Saturday it was flooding in the corridor leading too them. Lovely having to wade through 3 inches of goodness knows what. Talking of toilets, old, dirty and hideous springs to mind. Everything in this place looks like it needs a... More

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I liked the venue! tables set up on platforms so easier to see the stage.Live acts performing friendly staff.I went with a group of friends, it was quiet when we got there , atmosphere not bad wood floors very rustic looking, stage set in the corner. My only criticism is dont go for the food particularly, as I felt it... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

OK where do I begin? The venue is marketed as a trendy music/ mexican restaurant and it failed on both! We booked a table 1 month in advance and were told the only table available was at 7pm. When we got there the place was empty and we had the pick of the whole place. At no stage during the... More

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Devon, UK
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6 reviews 6 reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Went for Joss Stone / Beverley Knight gig and overall it was an enjoyable evening, mostly because i was with good friends - the venue needs a better sound system, we arrived an hour before the main event and were by the bar - we had a good view of the stage but could barely hear Joss or Beverley sing,... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

A great evening accompanied by 5 girl friends, food was good, plenty of it and full of flavour, there was a problem with one of the main courses (burnt) however this was dealt with speedily and professionally, which was greatly appreciated. Unfortunately due to the management putting our table right in front of the stage we had to move when... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012 via mobile

Went for dinner, and found it an odd set up, not really dinner tables and chairs. The staff were fantastic and the food was great. Later the tables are moved for dancing and live music, which was also great.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Went to mama stones with 12 other girls, as part of a hen night on Saturday 27th oct. We ate there first of all and the food was lovely! Great flavours and big portions! The staff were incredibly attentive, helpful and very funny - they certainly made sure that we were well looked after. Once we had eaten, we had... More

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Somerset
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Been here twice now to see Joss Stone perform, it's alovely intimate venue with excellent atmosphere and really friendly staff - thoroughly recommended!

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OSLO NORWAY
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Had a very nice night the group played a lot of blues music which i enjoyed even had a dance with the manager.

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Exeter
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012 via mobile

Have been to Mama Stones a few times now, and have always enjoyed the music and liked the place generally, but with a few niggles. Went in last night with a group for my birthday after a meal and drinks elsewhere, so arrived at approx 12.30. We were charged £5 each entry fee and after queuing for drinks which came... More

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