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the Somerville Arms

4 Campion Terrace, Leamington Spa CV32 4SX, England
+44 1926 426746
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relaxed lovely local

This is a proper pub with good beer and convivial company. If you want a shouty, screamy, wild... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
crosswordcaz21
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Leamington
Brilliant

I came here for a live music night and it was one of my best nights in Leamington. The drinks are... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
SafLam
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Your Traditional Friendly Local. Twice CAMRA 'Pub of the Year' and Cask Marque accredited for ten years. Seven Cask Ales always available.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good2%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“proper pub” (7 reviews)
“live music” (11 reviews)
“real ale” (5 reviews)
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4 Campion Terrace, Leamington Spa CV32 4SX, England
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+44 1926 426746
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"lovely pub"
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"front bar"
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"traditional english pub"
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

This is a proper pub with good beer and convivial company. If you want a shouty, screamy, wild night out, go somewhere else! It's probably the only pub in Leamington where I really enjoy going by myself as a woman. I can sit at the...More

1  Thank crosswordcaz21
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

I came here for a live music night and it was one of my best nights in Leamington. The drinks are cheap and a very good selection. Staff are all so friendly and the music and players was spectacular. Could not fault it. Even the...More

Thank SafLam
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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

The 'Ville is what every local pub should be. Its warm and rustic character is undisturbed by sticky dining tables and garish food menus. If you are hungry though, you can complement the fine selection of ales with a trusty packet of crisps.

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

A brilliant traditional pub! If you want a quality drink and good company, then the Sommerville is the place to go. I've spent entire evenings debating and laughing there with friends- and strangers who became friends! Wouldn't imagine going anywhere else now. There's some music...More

2  Thank Isis P
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Only discovered the Somerville Arms a few months ago, and I have been back regularly since. It has a very welcoming atmosphere and the selection of spirits, beer & ales, in particular, is fantastic. Would highly recommend to anyone in the area. Also have fantastic...More

1  Thank HenryRiley1
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

This pub is one of the very few remaining 'true pubs' left. It has a warm welcoming atmosphere as a result of welcoming and helpful bar staff and a friendly landlord. The pub has music nights on almost everyday of the week and from what...More

1  Thank Jackbyford
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

I went to the Somerville Arms a couple of nights ago for the first time. I was welcomed by the landlord as if we were old friends! The pub itself is a beautiful traditional pub with comfy seats and a homely atmosphere. At the bar...More

Thank Ben H
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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

My favourite pub in Leamington, the live music is always brilliant and on other nights it's a great place for a few drinks with friends. Always welcomed with a smile and good beer!

2  Thank Sam G
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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

The Somerville Arms has easily become my favourite pub in Leamington and my go to/local despite living in the opposite end of town! I cannot recommend it highly enough! The landlord Paul is absolutely lovely and you can't find a better atmosphere. A must if...More

1  Thank Bhavika P
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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place, come quite regularly. The landlord is lovely and welcoming and the bar staff are fantastic. Many different events are run on various nights, my favourite being Cheese Night on the last Sunday of every month. Bonus: the pub cat, named Baby...More

2  Thank Anna H
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