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29 Castle Street, Guildford GU1 3UW, England
01483 450600
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good freshly cooked homemade meals - very tasty

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 !

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2014
Lynette A
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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English first
Guildford, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
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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158 reviews 158 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
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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Hong Kong, China
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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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26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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50 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
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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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Excellent pub for lunch and a good choice of excellent beer (and wine) while doing the Christmas shopping in Guildford

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

I went to the keep on the 5th of November 2013 I was on my own the atmosphere was very nice as was the setting, I ordered the soup of the day and the chicken curry, after a while both courses came together,I should have sent my main course back but decided not to, having had my starter,which was ok... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I recently took friends visiting from USA here for lunch and we all enjoyed our home cooked lunch. The barman gave us a warm welcome and our food arrived in good time. Although I've lived in the area for many years this was my visit to The Keep...i shall definitely go when next time town. Thank you

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • 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

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