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7 Stoney Street, Hockley, Nottingham NG1 1LG, England
0115-950 2303
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Drinks

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Somewhere between great character and a bit rough

It has the vibes of an old, urban landmark. I encountered an authentic, but pleasant enough interior, populated by an array of friendly characters of all types, hard music, and a bar adorned cleverly with latest news headlines. Service was really nice. Overall, a somewhat shrill experience, but... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
ChrisEbbert
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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English first
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Bought 2 vouchers for a 2 course Gourmet Meal for 2 at Jareds at The Old Angel and went on Saturday night with wife, daughter & son in law. On entering I was filled with disgust at the state of the place. Every seat was ripped, the decor was the tattiest I've ever seen and the place stunk of cigarette... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This used to be a good pub 6-7 years ago but I won't go back again if someone paid me! The manager is shocking! His attitude stinks and starts petty little arguments over pointless things. The prices for beer are extortionate for what you get anyway and there are plenty of better drinking establishments in Nottingham and Hockley. So save... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

It has the vibes of an old, urban landmark. I encountered an authentic, but pleasant enough interior, populated by an array of friendly characters of all types, hard music, and a bar adorned cleverly with latest news headlines. Service was really nice. Overall, a somewhat shrill experience, but likable. I think I'll be back there.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Cool little rock pub good place to start a night out or to go for a cheeky afternoon drink with friends.

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

From the outside, a tired, worn down place. When you get inside, culture shock as there's not a lot to indicate externally this Rock / Punk? themed boozer. Fairly quiet when I went in, early afternoon, looked to be mainly students in. Does karaoke and not surprisingly Bands, accent on the Rock side, heavy metal it seemed to me from... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Another interesting pub that is located a bit further out from the centre and maybe not one you might consider visiting, particularly if you're a sensitive soul. This is unashamedly a rock pub with posters and fliers around the walls (and ceiling). There are several real ales on offer, but don't expect much in the way of wine for the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

A place to hang out and have a couple of pints. This is the place where you go and listen to music, with an emphasis in punk. The décor is quite simple and based on gigs flyers and posters. Seems it had better days in the past but still a nice place

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Used to be a good hangout for a cheap drink and a good gig, now it provides neither. There is a place for pubs like this with 'character' but character isn't an excuse for serving flat, expensive pints. Living off a reputation it doesn't deserve.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

the delights of hockley led us to the old angel just tucked away up a side street we heard some rocking beats flowing down the street we made are we in to find a helpfull bar maid who gave the low down on the ales and beers good prices good music be bk again soon

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

It's not a restaurant! But it's keeping touring muscians on the circuit. Support them for that!! Not a place for high heels and loadsa make up.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 Stoney Street, Hockley, Nottingham NG1 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: 0115-950 2303

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vegetarian, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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