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Pleasant bar

Had a very pleasant evening here last month. Good fun, great staff, cheap beer (I live in... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
486BobB
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London, United Kingdom
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A real pub!

Spent an afternoon here recently watching the football with some friends. A great atmosphere with... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
Kilblane
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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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Sep 18, 2018
“Pleasant bar”
Nov 29, 2018
“Good pub,friendly staff and locals.”
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48 Lovers Walk, Dumfries DG1 1LX, Scotland
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

Spent a week in Dumfries in August 2015.The Waverley was the nearest pub to our B&B and pet friendly.We ate here most nights and the food was good.Great banter with the locals and the quiz nights were good fun.Recommended.The uploader won't allow me to select...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a very pleasant evening here last month. Good fun, great staff, cheap beer (I live in London) Would happily visit again

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 486BobB
Reviewed November 2, 2017

If you're a traveler stopping in Dumfries, this place is a cool little pub suited for everyone. Seems to be a place where locals and visitors go alike. Good beer, good prices, great little environment. Staff was also super great.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank mrtheedge7
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Spent an afternoon here recently watching the football with some friends. A great atmosphere with great service, ok food and very well priced. I will return again and again.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Kilblane
Reviewed March 17, 2017

The Waverley is a really good bar. Interesting decor that gives the place a haphazard but welcoming feel. We came out early and there was a good "early doors" atmosphere along with good service and top quality Tennents. If you're hungry they also do a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Called in for a drink, were staying in a hotel over the road and looking for a cheaper option. It was like stepping back in time, a traditional old fashioned pub (no large chains) with friendly staff and ridiculously cheap bar food can only hope...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 10Campbell
Reviewed July 9, 2016

This decent, clean and nice bar is the easiest one to use if you are either arriving or departing from Dumfries by train. Located opposite the station, the bar has a complete range of drinks and the drink prices are not inflated. There are a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Peter T
Reviewed June 12, 2016

My niece and I stopped in to the Waverly on recommendation of our host for a pint. The owner was tending bar, a very pleasant fellow. The bar was well stocked and had a good selection of beers. It is a nice local pub for...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 8, 2016

My son and I popped into this bar for a pint before catching our train at Dumfries station, which is a 2 minute walk away. I had previously been in the Waverley a number of years ago on a golfing trip and thankfully it hasn't...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank webbyj06
Reviewed September 18, 2015

an nice wee bar with a great pint off tennents the locals were freindly as were the staff . a good place to watch the football . no problems with the place , if i was to go back to dumfries , would deffo go...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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