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The Keep

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29 Castle Street, Guildford GU1 3UW, England
01483 450600
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Dining options: Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Super little pub

Came here for a post dinner drink on a Saturday night and had a really pleasant time. This pub has a great choice of gin and whiskey, comfy seating and a relaxed feel. So nice to be able to sit and have a nice drink without shouting. Probably more suited to a mature age group who enjoy a relaxed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
DaniH0103
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Came here for a post dinner drink on a Saturday night and had a really pleasant time. This pub has a great choice of gin and whiskey, comfy seating and a relaxed feel. So nice to be able to sit and have a nice drink without shouting. Probably more suited to a mature age group who enjoy a relaxed and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This pub is one of the best located pubs in Guildford, in my mind. Sadly, don't even try taking children, even the best behaved. They are so unaccomadating to the point of rudeness. They will ignore you to the point you walk out. They need to be honest at the door that they don't want families there and people like... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Great Old English Pub, great welcome, great service, fantastic food and great choices of food and beers/whiskies. Well worth a visit.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Brilliant drink choice, cosy bar area and the staff are so friendly, really lovely pub that's away from the usual hustle and bustle of general Guildford nightlife.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The Mrs and I visited recently and we're regular visitors however I've noticed a bit of a change. The moment you walk in you can smell the toilets. And I'm afraid to say the condition of the gents leaves much to be desired. I know I shouldn't review a pub based on the loos but they really are quite bad!... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I had a dinner here last night and the food was delicious. Fresh and home made, plenty to eat and good value for money. A lovely cosy little pub, very relaxed and very friendly and welcoming. Give it a try !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Only stopped by on a quiet a Friday, we didn't eat but the beer was top notch. Well worth a visit. Why does it have to be a hundred words?????

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

If you are in Guildford and the need lunch with a good pint then this is the place. The Keep has a regular change of guest beers and most of these are from local breweries which is great. Also the food is well cooked and great value. The Keep is well worth visiting.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Lovely food with choice of daily specials. Friendly staff and great atmosphere. There are two bars, the upstairs Castle lounge is also available for private hire and several of my friends have had successful dinners here

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Went here for drinks, great atmosphere. Tables all lit with candles and a romantic feel. A range of sofas and chairs which I always appreciate. Good music and friendly staff. What more could you asl for from a pub.

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Address: 29 Castle Street, Guildford GU1 3UW, England
Phone Number: 01483 450600
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
Cuisine: International, Pub

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  • Address: 29 Castle Street, Guildford GU1 3UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
  • Phone Number: 01483 450600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, Pub

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