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The Tap Bar

83 High Street, Ware SG12 9AD, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Not impressed by the choice when I visited, I hope it improves. I have had better pies from other restaurants The menu varies daily to what pies are on offer and what type of mash. Very limited menu offered

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

We had been here before and had been disappointed, but had heard it was under new management. The refurbishment is great and has given the place a new lease of life. Really friendly staff and the pie and mash was excellent, great simple idea. Though as we went late Sunday afternoon a lot of the pies had sold out. You... More 

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Ware, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

My friend and I were really excited to try the pies, and we ordered a bottle of wine and looked at the menu to choose. However, they only had Chicken & Bacon, Turkey & Ham and Shepherds Pie. Surely Chicken & Bacon and Turkey & Ham are pretty much the same thing? Neither of us are vegetarian, but I'd have... More 

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Clavering, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Firstly there is no lunch menu as they only do pie and mash. The food was terrible and left an awful greasy layer all over my mouth and lips. The pie was barely warm and the mash was made with pesto which made it oily . décor is nice and the manager did refund us so that was good.

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Brilliant pint. Friendly staff and great food. A good place to visit for a quick catch up with friends. Not sure the menu would work in summer but great for an autumnal meal. Clean. Tidy. And a fantastic smoking area which is missing from a lot of places!

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Ware, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Lovely refurb went there on Friday at 3pm asked if they had a lunch menu, the reply was they only do pies so we bought a round of drinks asked for the pies of the day only to be told there were no pies and was offered a choice of 3 flavours of crisps...... so our question of the day... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

The tap bar now called the brewery tap has had an excellent refurb! Specialising in cider ales and pies, had a lovely evening there, the refurb is lovely (love the wall of pennies) met the new owners and got a sneak preview tour of the cellar bar and it's stunning. As a cider lover I was in my element with... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Would not recommend this accommodation to anyone. Hall stairs and landing area very run down and dirty, kitchen is between rooms so very noisy until kitchen closed. Room was the worst I have stayed in with grubby carpet and stained shower room floor. Uninviting dark sheets and towels topped it all off, if I hadnt drunk so much before seeing... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

family stayed for our wedding 10 years ago and we didnt have any problems then so booked for 2 visits recently, paid in full, tried to cancel after reading reviews but was told the full money was classed as deposit, so had no choice but to stay. I have stayed in many hotels b&b's over the years but nothing as... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I had read the reviews before I stayed here and was apprehensive but it's not that bad! It definitely could do with upgrading and would benefit from a coat of paint and fresh looking bedding but it wasn't dirty as such and the rooms were a great size and well equipped. Location was perfect for what I needed and felt... More 

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