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Splendid pub

Off the Harbour front there are a few good pubs, this is one of them, typical inviting English pub... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Triple room booking in historic pub great location

Took a last minute decision to stay over instead of a day trip and we had a great time. Pub staff... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2018
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Jun 21, 2018
“Splendid pub”
Dec 2, 2018
“Lovely Place”
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Baxtergate, Whitby, England
+44 1947 602786
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Really nice and special old world pub in Whitby. Lovely decor and friendly staff made it a pleasure to have a drink and look at the pictures and decor. Lovely cobble streets outside and I would personally recommend to anyone. Lovely frontage of an old...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We called in on a Thursday night on a pub crawl, we found it to be exceptionally clean but the prices are like the Wetherspoons Angel hotel, expensive. I really donโ€™t understand why the same drinks are ยฃ2 more expensive than the pub on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Off the Harbour front there are a few good pubs, this is one of them, typical inviting English pub atmosphere, good staff with good alcohol choices, well worth a pint.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Took a last minute decision to stay over instead of a day trip and we had a great time. Pub staff were friendly and the real ales available plus Yorkshire Tapas looked great.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 932kevl
Reviewed October 28, 2017

So much history in one little place. Great prices, tasty bar food and the best location in town, convenient to the bottom of the 199 steps that ascend to the Abby. Bram Stoker wrote, "Dracula" when he lived here, and climbed those steps every day...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We went into the pub several times during a recent holiday and found the food to be good quality and the staff great. Lovely atmosphere with locals and tourists combined and we would recommend the place to anyone ๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜„

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Nigolian
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Whenever we come to Whitby The Black Swan is our 1st stop. Clean & tidy and John the landlord is extremely friendly as is the rest of the staff and dog friendly

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Michele M
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

During our summer holiday in Whitby, myself and partner found we had a rare half hour to ourselves whilst our toddler had fallen asleep in the buggy. We headed for the nearest beer garden which happened to be the Black Swan Inn. This was the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Amber G
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Nice pub with a lovely friendly atmosphere. We were in a large group of couples and were made to feel welcome. This pub is dog friendly, i was greeted by one of the locals with his gorgeous dog .

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank mandy h
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Two men on singing great songs and could dance, bouncer was very keen though and was stood in the middle were people wanted to dance counting people in and out. Toilets clean and drinks reasonable

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank maggiefifty
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