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Mines Tavern

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Captains Hill, Laxey IM4 7AY
+44 1624 861484
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Popped in while waiting for electric train. Had choice of Okells bitter, Okells MPA and Hobgoblin had Hobgoblin nice pint. Sat outside in new garden area. Watched Snaefell rail trains. Good sandwich and friendly staff.

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Thank Anthony W
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Trudged back from the wheel in the pouring rain. Absolutely sodden. Felt embarrassed about going in really. Should not have worried. Fire stoked up for us, chairs made available to hang wet coats on,excellent pints pulled and good sandwiches provided. This is not a haute cuisine restaurant but it is a lovely friendly pub. 10 out of 10 for hospitality... More 

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Thank Geoff F
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

After visiting the Laxey Wheel we stopped off at Mines Tavern for a welcome drink. It has recently been refurbished and the kitchens were only recently fitted out. The menu looked good.

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Thank Carol M
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Hmm. The Mines Tavern is my local. It is alright. The menu is not vast and it mainly serves cold food, last time I checked... If you are after a quick and quiet pint and moving on then it is ideal. If you are looking for a hot meal then you are probably gonna have a better chance going to... More 

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Thank Benn L
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

This pleasant hostelry does great beer and good food. Our visit was for lunch and the special pastie was a real treat. Nice patio area at the front makes good alfresco dining. Excellent ales from Okells add to the pleasure

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1 Thank Graham H
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

A relative was visiting us on the Island from England after having been here a number of years ago. He remembered enjoying a meal at the Mines Tavern on that occasion and wanted to try there again. It was not a good experience this time. We had a ham sandwich each which cost £6.50 per person. There was very little... More 

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Thank Gill J
Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Nice looking pub, great outdoor eating area. End of positives for our visit. Waited forever to order food for our group of eight. Sat outside and waited and waited and waited for it to arrive...you get the idea. We were patient because we have family in the service industry but we waited well over an hour. Had two pints while... More 

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Cheshire, England
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

If u want traditional, this is for you, set a nthe heart of laxey with spectacular views of the railway

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CATTERICK GARRISON
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120 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We got off the Electric Train at Laxey and this was just ip from the station so thought it rude not to visit. Clean and good atmosphere and great choice of beers and ciders.

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Thank keith k
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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578 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

This pub / restaurant is at the Laxey interchange for the Manx Electric Rly & Snaefell Mountain rly so a great position to watch the trams come and go. Sit outside in the newly refurbished outer garden / pergola area. A super sun trap. At the time of writing the Tavern was being refurbished so food was limited but it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Captains Hill, Laxey IM4 7AY
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Laxey
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 861484

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?