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The Philharmonic Pub

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Address: Hope Street, Liverpool, England
Phone Number: 01517072837
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Activities: Drinking

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You don't get pubs like this anymore. Full of character and must be the most ornate pub in England. I can't say I've ever been in a grade 2 listed toilet before. Well worth a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

You don't get pubs like this anymore. Full of character and must be the most ornate pub in England. I can't say I've ever been in a grade 2 listed toilet before. Well worth a visit. Food and drink went down well also.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Went with a friend after work. His pint was flat, asked for a new one and was refused by an assistant manager. Never heard anything like it. Such a shame, used to like coming here.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

What an amazing building and greats decor and atmosphere,gents toilets are a work of Victorian art.amazing high ceilings and great milk stout.freindly staff really make this a great place to visit.will be back again.

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Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 NEW

Recommended by my father who first went there 40 years ago! Great pub with fantastic Victorian decor and great beers. Well worth the trip out of the centre. The men's bathrooms are worth a visit!

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Leicester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Would highly recommend a visit to this pub even though its a bit out of town its worth the walk. The pub has an amazing interior and great food!

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We were told about this by the staff at our hotel so decided to give it a go. Walking along Hope Street between the two cathedrals (a perfect day spent between the two!) this was ideally located for lunch. Having heard all about it, it was still a pleasant surprise when we left the blazing sunshine (yes, in Liverpool, in... More 

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Beautiful old bar with several separate areas to sit in. There was plenty of buzz around and great for people watching.

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Belper, Derbyshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We were told to visit this pub because of it's aesthetic interior and grade 1 toilets. The interior is a must visit and I had to send a picture of the gents toilets to my other half to show how ornate they were. The menu for food looked good but we only stayed for a drink and £10 later for... More 

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Warrington England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Called in here on Friday night. The pub is full of Victorian charm and character. It's a very busy pub, but seems to have plenty of seating, especially leather sofas, and quite spacious rooms too.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

we called in on a quiet night, i wanted to show my wife this king of pubs..we had a few drinks, and a chat with the staff, one young lady was particularly helpful and friendly (Hayley)..a place worth visiting just to sample the extravagances of a bygone age

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