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Hudsons Wine Bar - CLOSED

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Hudsons has gone, now opened under new name!

Drove past today and saw that this place has finally re-opened but is now named "Academy Cocktail... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2018
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Started here & found its not pretentious

Went here to start a night out often seen loads in each weekend and was pleasantly met & found the... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2017
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Jun 11, 2018
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Jun 8, 2018
“Hudsons has gone, now opened under new name!”
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Went for a drink on Friday night, two other people in the bar. I asked for a cocktail without looking at the menu, staff didn't know what it was. So I asked for a dry martini and asked what vermouth they used, they didn't know what vermouth was or how to make a dry martini!
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Drove past today and saw that this place has finally re-opened but is now named "Academy Cocktail Bar" Can't find anything on this anywhere.
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Half past 10, bar busy and great atmosphere. Mum and dad down to visit for first time in 1 year. Had first drink... not exactly cheap but happy to stay only to be told "Sorry bar is shut" Please bare in mind there are probably excess of 20 people still there but bar staff just
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Been here last 3 times the orders were wrong missing out ingredients for cocktails, my girlfriend this time ordered a strawberry mojito the guy who made it just made a mojito and put 3 whole strawberrys in it haha, keeping tradition of the staff having no clue what they are
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When I got to the bar I asked for a Strawberry Daiquiri, 15 minutes later I was still waiting. I understand it's under new management and it seemed there were more bar staff behind the bar than before it was taken over. However they seemed rushed off their feet, stressed and
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