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Walkabout

West Street, Brighton BN2 1RA, England
+44 1273 256720
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Questionable Policy about security measurements

We have been at the walkabout many times during the worldcup 2018. Young excited English guys feel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ileniasbreglia
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Refused entry

We decided to go to walkabout after a very nice time in lucky voice for my friends hen do. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Harriet J
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brighton
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West Street, Brighton BN2 1RA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been at the walkabout many times during the worldcup 2018. Young excited English guys feel free to throw glasses on people who support the opposite team. The security did absolutely nothing to stop them or calm them down. I’ve seen people shouting and...More

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Dave A, Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ileniasbreglia. Thank you for your comments and I am sorry that you felt this during your visit. Customer safety is a priority for us and it is a small number of people that ruin it for the rest, under no circumstances do we allow...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go to walkabout after a very nice time in lucky voice for my friends hen do. There was 4 of us and told us that,we were 'to drunk' to enter. We were standing in que quite patiently, yes we had been drinking...More

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Dave A, Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Harriet There seems to have been some confusion as to why your group were refused entry. After investigating fully the reason was solely intox as a couple of the group looked intoxicated, there was no other reason as stated. Our customers cover a vast...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a night out! Both Friday and Saturday nights are always busy, with great DJs, drinks prices and atmosphere! I particularly like it when they do quirky themes - nowhere else in town seems to do it!

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Dave A, Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, Great to hear you love joining us for our epic parties.

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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Visited today for lunch, could not knock it one bit, great lunch deals, burger was amazing, beer cold and staff were on point, will visit again..

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Dave A, Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thanks BigD80 for your review.. Is much appreciated.

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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Can’t say I was surprised to come onto here and see constant comments about the doormen. I was in a party of 4 x females and we experienced the most arrogant and aggressive behaviour. I got pushed and told to f**k off. The other blokes...More

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Dave A, Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2018

Hi Ashleigh, sorry to hear you were disappointed with our security last night, this is no way what we expect from our staff at all Do you have a time and date this happened so I can investigate further and sort for you. Regards The...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

3 years being their customer, 3 years going there every football match, 3 years being their "Mate Rates" because of my regular visit, and on Saturday 26/05 happened that i bought a 1st round of beers that the Foster was £3.85 and the Heineken £4.25...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Hi, went to walkabout West Street Brighton 25/05/18 7pm where we have been many times before with my girlfriend both 49 and nethew age22 the arrogance doorman said he would let my nethew in with Id but me and my girlfriend no entry, this is...More

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Dave A, Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Hi, Unfortunately to gain entry to our venue when security are working we have to scan everyone's id regardless of age. This is a condition on our licence many other late night venues in Brighton have the same policy. Sorry that you thought this was...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

We booked a table to watch the Championship play offs , and it all went swimmingly. The table was easily big enough for 10 of us, and we had 3 TVs surrounding us, so we could all see with no problems. The choice of beers...More

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Dave A, General Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Thank you for your review Adrian, Let us know if you would like to book in again.

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Big place full of emptiness went to order food fish and chips looked good. They had none absolutely shocked me. There was nothing else on their menu that I liked nd I don't eat meat. Really disappointed so watched the game and had to eat...More

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Dave A, General Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi, Sorry we did not live up to your expectations on this visit. we have investigated and taken relevant actions with the door staff and kitchen. Customers are advised to use our beer garden to smoke in at the rear of the building and not...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Walked in here and waited 10 mins for the barman to appear while sticking to the floor. Wouldnt hurt to throw a mop around the place. Selection of drinks were poor, offers on drinks they didn't even have. General a poor choice for a drink....More

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Dave A, General Manager at Walkabout, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi, Sorry that your visit was not up to our normal standards and thank you for raising the cleanliness issue. We have launched a new much improved drinks range this week to improve the selection for our customers. Hopefully you will give us another try...More

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