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25-27 Stourwood Av, Dorset, BH6 3PW, Bournemouth BH6 3PW, England
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Spyglass and Kettle
Ranked #127 of 151 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've eaten here loads of times because it's good value, pretty nice food, and an undemanding place. However last time we went we took guests and were very embarrassed by the chipped dishes that sauces were served in. Would still go back though!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stumbled across this place due to word of mouth, 2 meals £10 you can't go wrong, you have a nice choice of drinks and real ales including best fortyniner and old thumper ( I work in the restaurant/bar area and I never see old thumper as it's 5.1%) we started of with a sharing platter which consisted of garlic... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Excellent pub grub !! Easy to order , no hassle service. Food was hot and tasteful Great menu selection and children are welcome. Would certainly recommend you will not be dissapointed. We are local and use this restrauant frequently.

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West Sussex
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Luckily we only stayed for one night. The cleaner at the Spyglass obviously doesnt like cleaning bathrooms! We found the same as a previous traveller in that the toilet pan hadnt been cleaned and the shower had almost a tuft of hair on the base. Also the sink had either toothpaste or shaving foam residue on it which I had... More

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Plymouth
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

On arrival I collected my keys from a member of staff behind the bar as the B&B accommodation is above the Spyglass and Kettle Public House. The staff were very friendly and chatty. It is situated on the seafront road a little out of town (Taxi required) and has a nice little beer garden outside which, during my stay, was... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

have not been to the Spyglass and Kettle for about 4 years because of bad food, it will be at least another 4 years before we go again. The only value for money was our Granddaughters Scampi & Chips and this was only because it was in the 2 for £10.00 meals with the pasta dish which was very poor... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. The decor is basic bordering on shabby but I was ok with that. Our room was of a good size, it didn't have a wardrobe and the TV was far too small. Bedding was very clean. The bathroom was not clean and the base of the shower scree was disgusting. The toilet was not... More

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Decent pub and reasonable pub grub. Large place but the food was served promptly and was hot and tasty. You don't go here expecting a la carte and what you get is typical pub food at a decent price. We would go again if we found ourselves in the area.

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The place was filthy, the food took forever and was not worth the wait, menu stated Jacket potato's cooked from fresh, yep that bit was true however 6 mins in a microwave was not enough it was hard and cold, rare steak was so rare it still had a pulse, waiter was polite but in definite need of deodorant, the... More

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Wimborne
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Restaurant - Order & pay at the bar, food served on wooden trays, staff off-hand, service lengthy & unapologetic, table sticky, salt cellar dirty, toilets shabby. Location lovely. Such a waste of potential - was a great pub about 10 years ago - vibrant, well appointed, friendly waiter service, great food. What happened??

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Address: 25-27 Stourwood Av, Dorset, BH6 3PW, Bournemouth BH6 3PW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Spyglass And Kettle Hotel Bournemouth

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