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The Penny Whistle

31-33 Abington Square, Northampton NN1 4AE, England
01604-824 471
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Ranked #162 of 397 restaurants in Northampton
Price range: $2 - $12
Cuisines: Diner, Fast Food, Grill
Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
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Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Yesterday about 730pm we came to the scream pub which we call it it was quite empty plenty of seats to choose from great big tvs showing world cup football. Comfortable couches to sit on .We ordered hotdog and double chicken burger and fries it was all fresh and very tasty defo be back pub was starting to get busy... More

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Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Big Pub on the way out of the town centre on the left hand side going to Abington NN1.Not a bad burger and if you apply for a screaming burger card you get money off food and drinks .It is a music pub at night for young adults and it has live music.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

This pub has a great atmosphere and is the only place for 'alternative' people in Northampton. Great place, great food. Pound a pint on Fridays!!

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Brisbane, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

We had gone to watch the Lions rugby, which was on all screens, as our first visit to this pub. There were no food menus, the soft drinks dispenser was broken so no sodas with lime, then no Appletiser, so ended up with J2Os. Bills itself as a rugby Lions Pub but there are much better pubs showing the matches... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

Ordered some food, I had a spicy bean burger and chips. When the food arrived the burger was just warm - certainly not the temperature it should have been! I tucked in as I was starving, I would have sent it back but as I was so hungry (and it wasn't meat) I ate it. The chips were dry too.... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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185 reviews 185 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

Average atmosphere - good for boozed up students and ping cuisine - but as a place to eat or socialise? I think not - plastic pub.

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2008

Used to be the best pub ever till all the little rockers started going in!

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