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The Gardener's Arms


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Reviewed November 8, 2018

Went to a birthday bash for sons girlfriends 30th. Venue large and well laid out. Plenty of tables and seating and decent sized dance floor. Bar small and could do with more staff however drinks were good value and not much of a wait for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Briansixtysix
Reviewed December 2, 2017

We called in for a drink and to see if they did food, they did just basic bar foor but it was good. We didnt want a big meal. The staff on the bar were very friendly so we ended up staying longer than we...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

This place has a pool table and dart boards and so many tvs showing sport. Its a great place to go for an afternoon/ evening out. Also was great to watch big sport events

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Ch6487
Reviewed June 13, 2017

my daughter and son-in-law booked their wedding reception here. We are not from the area so had no idea - but easy to find - at the rear of the "Gardeners arms" - even locals said they had no idea it was there. The venue...More

Date of visit: June 2017
3  Thank mike j
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Every Friday and Saturday they have a live band and they are always brilliant. But it seems to be the best kept secret in town.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 68ACH68
Reviewed April 5, 2017

On arriving there were several blatantly underage girls (roughly between 11-14) at the bar which was innapropriate. There was also a middle aged strange customer shouting at the end of the bar to the apparent amusement of the barstaff.

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank A M
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I came here on a Saturday lunchtime. The place is a cross between a pub and a trendy bar. The bar it self is modern with plenty of bar stools, but there are also benches inside the pub. Not really comfortable. Outside there is a...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Not our usual haunt but wanted to see a the band performing that evening. A clean, basic Sports Bar Pub with friendly locals adn fair pricing for drinks.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Ruth L
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Went to see a band and someone knocked one of our drinks over. One of the staff came and mopped the floor then used the same cloth to wipe our table after it had been on the floor. When I pulled him up on what...More

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank Alexie639
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Four of us for dinner. All happy with the range of our chosen main courses, beautifully cooked and served with care and attention to detail. Lovely chips too.....and salad!

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank Maggie M
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