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The Slug and Lettuce

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, British
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35-37 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
+44 1202 670520
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late night drink the cocktails were delicious and the bar area was lit up beautifully with sparking lights definitely a place would visit again

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Thank Lisa D
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In all honesty we should have known better - friends were visiting and we were short on time so we went to the closest place that we believed would deliver. When we arrived it was very quiet and no one else was eating - this is when we should have left. The food could have been lovely but there was... More 

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Thank maxweymouthfoodie
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The service was terrible, we waited about 50 mins for a lunch time meal on the Easter Monday weekend, staff were very complacent and did not attempt to apologise. Like others have said the place was little scruffy, no way does it compare with the one in Birmingham. You needed a hammer and chisel to break the crust of the... More 

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Thank Shaysbinhere
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Very bad slow service, more than 16 min to prepare a burrito and wrap on a lonely tuesday afternoon. The attention of the bartender, was not good at all. Also,they forgot to add the sour cream on both plates... the skinny fries were not skinny, just regular and one woman came with just and sorry the bartender shouldn't offer the... More 

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Thank Monica M
United Kingdom
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Popped in here a couple of times over the weekend and I do love this chain, however on this occasion the glasses seemed dirty not sure if they needed renovating. We didn't eat here so I can't comment on the food but other then the glasses it's a great place for a beer or two!

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Thank A J
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Went to Slug and Lettuce for the first time and was very disappointed. On arrival lots of tables were not tidy, I got served food I hadn't ordered, then my food arrived but wasn't what I ordered. My husband was therefore eating hos food whilst I had to wait for mine to come back. Food was alright but not very... More 

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Thank Anaïs P
Poole, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

One star is overrated. If you are already deaf and like music deafeningly loud with a Saturday night constant repetitive banging base beat then you will like this along with the other deaf Pikeys. Don't bother bringing friends though because you won't be able to communicate with them. If you like food there are better restaurants within a few yards.... More 

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Thank Emyen
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Me and the Missus where staying at a Hotel in Sandbanks and decided to have a day in Poole Town Centre. We fancied a bit of lunch so headed to the Slug and Lettuce! I had the fish trio medley, my Missus went for the lasagne and a couple of beers. We followed this with the Partini ??? Sharer pudding!!... More 

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Thank scoose63
Leeds, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Went out for a Friday night in Poole for something to eat, ended up in here so thought we'd give it a try. Surprisingly really nice. Tasty food that looked good and tasted fresh.

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Thank nitramts
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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Vile meal took an hour for the starters Rude staff Skank food Worst atmosphere Please don't waste your time here ruined our sisters birthday

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, British
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-37 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 670520

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