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The Brickyard

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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Drinks with friends

I'd not been to this place before but a few friends met up for some drinks here. The atmosphere was... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
ktperry89
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Nice

We popped in with friends at 7.30 before the masses had arrived. It is a nicely set out venue. We... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
Jon S
,
St. Albans, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible21%
May 13, 2017
“Great place great atmosphere ”
Feb 2, 2017
“Rubbish ”
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Verulam Road, St. Albans AL3 4DG, England
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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

I am so disappointed this fantastic place has closed down I found the staff very attentive and the manager was fantastic St Albans has lost a great venue

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Kevin B
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Now closed, could never see it as a viable business, especially when it was hardly open. Failure never in doubt as far as myself and friends were concerned.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

I'd not been to this place before but a few friends met up for some drinks here. The atmosphere was nice and the staff were friendly and accomodating, even willing to make me a cocktail not on their list.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank ktperry89
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We popped in with friends at 7.30 before the masses had arrived. It is a nicely set out venue. We ordered a Pimms, GnT & 2 pints of London pale ale. There was no one else at the bar, which just as well as this...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jon S
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

.....have to say a few years ago The Brickyard was not even on the map in StAlbans .... & now it's become one of StAlbans most popular bars! Always a great atmosphere & friendly staff.....the manager is constantly clearing away glasses and attentive to all........More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank vandu2000
Reviewed April 21, 2016

Please can I offer my profound apologies to the charming staff of this establishment. Sorry that me and my companions got in the way of you chatting/ booking your holidays through our pesky requests for drinks/ service. I am also really concerned that our conversation...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Stuart B
Brickyard_StA, Owner at The Brickyard, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2016

Stuart B, Many thanks for your whole hearted apologies to our charming staff and CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FIRST EVER REVIEW! Our customer’s safety is one of our highest priorities and as such we were invited to talk radio that evening to speak out about how...More

Reviewed April 3, 2016

The Brickyard, previously The Spotted Bull, is a revamped, very glitzy former pub. I suspect it does a roaring trade among young 20 - 30s on Friday and Saturday night. Lunch is, sadly, another matter. It advertises 'ultimate burgers'. Well, if price is a guideline,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank JohnG2144
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Always thought this was a spit n sawdust pub but oh how wrong was I! Trendy and modern decor & the staff are really friendly and attentive. We were a party of 7 friends and we had a fabulous evening here. Thanks for the shots...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank MinkyHertfordshire
Brickyard_StA, Manager at The Brickyard, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2016

Hello MinkyHertfordshire, Your very welcome for the shots and sliders and glad you enjoyed them! We really look forward to seeing you again soon! Many thanks The Brickyard

Reviewed March 13, 2016

Friends and I visited the last couple of weekends. Good atmosphere, modern decor and a great selection of cocktails. Staff were friendly enough with some good banter, we got served straight away and were recommended a few cocktails which went down easily. Also tried their...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank 88mark5
Brickyard_StA, Manager at The Brickyard, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2016

Hello 88mark5 Thanks for coming to visit us! We look forward to seeing you again soon and thank you for the super comment! The Brickyard

Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant atmosphere, lovely staff and very well looked after. The food is great and I had a very nice time. The service was fast and polite. After my first experience I will always come back and make it a regular stop.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank danhargraves101
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