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A little gem

Trying to find somewhere independent and fun before a gig and Rock City and boom here it... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
MissKayKayXOXO
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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We called in here for a quick drink on an afternoon out in Nottingham. The place is small and... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2016
Simon O
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Consett, United Kingdom
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  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
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  • Terrible15%
8 Sep 2018
“Fantastic Bar...Great for Punk & Rock Music..”
3 Dec 2017
“Rude and intimidating”
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13-15 Forman Street, Nottingham NG1 4AA, England
+44 115 837 2029
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 November 2015

In amongst the gastro pubs and hip young modern places lies a bar that is happily stuck a couple of decades ago - and its great. The beer is good and well priced, the staff are friendly and its a cracking spot for people watching...More

1  Thank Elizabeth W
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I've visited this pub for many years on trips to Nottingham and have always loved it. Until yesterday. This is no longer a punk bar with a great vibe, it's a rock bar with rude and intimidating bar staff. Admittedly when I asked him to...More

5  Thank Dawn W
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

This small quirky but busy bar is the place to visit if you like Punk and Rock music. Excellent ales and friendly staff.....sit in the window and watch the world go by in a haven of punk and rock music. Great Atmosphere..Great Place.....

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I've visited this pub for many years on trips to Nottingham and have always loved it. Until yesterday. This is no longer a punk bar with a great vibe, it's a rock bar with rude and intimidating bar staff. Admittedly when I asked him to...More

5  Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stumbled upon this while on a day drinking in Nottingham. Great atmosphere and staff very friendly and welcoming. Great selection of beers wines and spirits. Great music, not all punk.

Thank enncle
Reviewed 14 July 2017

only played punk when asked and this was reluctantly- mainly rock music. Staff bordering on rude when request made , looked like heavy rockers and played their choice of music . Could be a gem, idea and concept good in reality poor service and defensive...More

1  Thank Helen O
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Trying to find somewhere independent and fun before a gig and Rock City and boom here it is. Lovely little place, so much character and great staff and people inside. Love when you can go into a place and have random conversations with people.

Thank MissKayKayXOXO
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We were staying across the road and wanted pre drinks before going to a show. The drinks are limited but offer very good value in price and they remember your drinks. Its very small inside however has a seating area outside. Bonus, you can vape...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to hang out, sing songs and watch sport. Never gonna win any prizes but its heart's in the right place and gigs there are an experience to behold

Thank Dombledor
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We called in here for a quick drink on an afternoon out in Nottingham. The place is small and "bijou" although I think you may get lynched for applying that description to this bar. It is described as a "punk" bar and there is evidence...More

Thank Simon O
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We visited this establishment last Saturday on our trip round Notts.Well if you like heavy metal small places and not much light then this is the place for you.It only holds approx 55 altogether but what a great atmosphere to be in,the staff are very...More

Thank AlanE62
Reviewed 21 November 2015

In amongst the gastro pubs and hip young modern places lies a bar that is happily stuck a couple of decades ago - and its great. The beer is good and well priced, the staff are friendly and its a cracking spot for people watching...More

1  Thank Elizabeth W
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