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The Keep

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Amazing place

It's hard to say what makes The Keep work, but it absolutely does. The atmosphere is fantastic... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2019
Cool bar, huge selection of gins

Really cool modern bar with good amount of seating and buzzy, friendly atmosphere. There is a huge... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2018
Mark H
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A cosy shop front turned into a micro bar, serving draught ale and lager, bottled beers, spirits and mainly GIN, 87 different gins and counting. The Keep prides itself on its warm and inviting atmosphere, and we invite you to come and join us for a...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1A Castle Street, Wallingford OX10 8DL, England
+44 7840 376626
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Reviewed August 25, 2019

An unexpected place to find in Wallingford and you can see why its popular. They do say on their website that it isn't a typical micro pub, and unusually it has a large range of gin and wine as well. As a result the real...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MikeC1629
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

Visiting friends who live in neighboring Crowmarsh. Wallingford itself is a quiet little place but most people seem to congregate in this bar. A busy little place with a good atmosphere. Mixed clientele but I would say 30+ is the sweet spot here. Excellent selection...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019

It's hard to say what makes The Keep work, but it absolutely does. The atmosphere is fantastic- much nicer than a 'normal' pub. Because it's quite compact- you actually end up talking to people you don't know! The drinks are amazing- incredible gins and some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank yellowdog555
Reviewed February 4, 2019

The Keep is a great little place for drinks with friends. They have well over 100 different gins as well as a great beer selection. A must visit if in Wallingford.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KinkyNoodle
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

The keep is a bar with a great atmosphere. The staff are friendly and helpful. Apparently it holds at present 92 Gins!! They told us they had run out of shelf space for anymore! It also sells other alcohol & beers. The only downside is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Odyssey91992
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Really cool modern bar with good amount of seating and buzzy, friendly atmosphere. There is a huge choice of gins which are paired with complimentary fruits in generous portions. Will definitely be returning!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Haven't visited for a while but must use this 'watering hole' more often. It's quite small, so the atmosphere is always good. Comfy, good service, large range of drinks that would suit pretty much everyone. If you haven't been already, you need to try this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GAR4898
Reviewed August 26, 2018

If you want a little place where you can get great beer and gin, then make your way here. Not huge, but buzzing atmosphere and friendly people. Have tried on numerous times to even get in and this time able to get a table and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Well, there are plenty of other drinks as well. Great place with amazing choice of gin in any flavour you can imagine. Persuaded to try this as am a bit of an old traditionalist with G&T so sort of reluctant but with the crazy trend...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Phillip N
Reviewed May 2, 2018

I have visited The Keep many times after work on Saturday. It has a great atmosphere and the staff are very friendly. They many many Gins and offer good advice on which one to choose so much choice. Best Bar in Wallingford by far

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Moira R
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