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Fortescue Hotel

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37, Mutley Plain, Plymouth PL4 6JQ, England
01752660673
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Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Drinks
Description: A fantastic Real Ale House in Plymouth, 9-10 Real Ales and Real Cider...
A fantastic Real Ale House in Plymouth, 9-10 Real Ales and Real Cider too...an oasis in a desert of rubbish bars and crappy pubs. The Sunday Roast at £4.99 is a must! At other times feel free to bring in your own food from the myriad of food outlets in the near vicinity.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good beers

Very good beers will have to try the Sunday roast. Loved the beer garden and the jukebox not the fruit machines.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Very good beers will have to try the Sunday roast. Loved the beer garden and the jukebox not the fruit machines.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Not sure why the Fortescue has a listing under Restaurants when it offers only a simple Sunday lunchtime car very deal to go with your mellow weekend pint. Been in here a few times at that time. Some people downstairs and you see an occasional plate in the main bar.More relaxed and certainly better value than the Hyde Park and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This has to be my favourite pub on mutley. Friendly atmosphere, community vibe and a large range of cider and ale. Bit pricey for a student though!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The Fort is an excellent community pub with an extremely good range of beers and various darts/sports teams, a quiz etc etc. I think you can only eat at Sunday lunch (Sunday roast) but you can take in food on other days. It is a very popular pub as you can see from its winning various awards. There is a... More 

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Plympton
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a great place for a drink with mates - friendly bar staff, ever-changing selection of beers (many local to Devon/Cornwall). It's just a proper boozer which is hard to come by these days.

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plymouth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Sunday lunch is a must, Spingo gravy with a choice of meat or vegetarian, for just under £7 A choice of 8 ales on tap and Spingo :) Wonderful staff - made to feel very Welcome every time There's always something going on - meat raffle, quiz nights, Well worth a visit

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edinburgh
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Great Pub, Great ale, Great Staff, Always come out boozy - Whats not to like! Try; Devon dumpling, Otter Bright, Stogs, Eddystone...list is endless

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I really enjoy the Forescue. The staff are friendly and there's always room to sit down with people and have a chat, even when it is packed! I love the atmosphere and they often put on live music, too. What more does a girl need? Oh Cider!! There's always a good selection to choose from, and the staff are incredibly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

A nice pub with its peculiar atmosphere, frequent customers but overall a good selection of real ales. You are welcome to consume your own food inside (of course having the good taste of ordering a drink)

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Great Sunday Lunch and superb value too at a little under £5 And all comes with Spingo gravy, You either nod in understanding or revel in its mystery, warning this gravy is seriously addictive you have been warned!

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Additional Information about Fortescue Hotel

Address: 37, Mutley Plain, Plymouth PL4 6JQ, England
Phone Number: 01752660673
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: English, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 37, Mutley Plain, Plymouth PL4 6JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: 01752660673

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English, Pub

Description

A fantastic Real Ale House in Plymouth, 9-10 Real Ales and Real Cider too...an oasis in a desert of rubbish bars and crappy pubs. The Sunday Roast at £4.99 is a must! At other times feel free to bring in your own food from the myriad of food outlets in the near vicinity.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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