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The Woodside

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12 Gasking Street | Greenbank, Plymouth PL4 8DQ, England
+44 1752 226056
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under new management Steve and Kinga, both very nice. Cleaning could be better walls in the toilets are dirty and my husband says toilet paper behind the toilet in the gents.

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Thank _tjoanne28
Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

11 of us went for a Mothers Day meal, they only had carvery, even for the Children. The hardest thing was getting a drink, I waited for 10 mins before anyone came behind the bar, even though I was the only one. I ordered a spiced rum and coke, which turned out to be brandy, and a gin and tonic... More 

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1 Thank _essanjays
Jersey, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Went there last weekend to watch the rugby, the atmosphere was electric, the best thing was that it is family and dog friendly, perfect for us. I decided to stay for the live music which was great. I'll definitely be going back to try the food.

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1 Thank srgreenuk
Plymouth
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My partner and i popped in for a quick drink. My partner likes ale but they didn't have any available. They offer a sunday carvery but didn't have any! We weren't made to feel welcome. The locals just stared at us. No atmosphere at all. The bar staff didn't even acknowledge us as we were leaving. We wont be going... More 

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Thank Sue W
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We booked last minute for work Christmas meal. We were pleasantly surprised. The meal was extremely good. Our table was attractively decorated. A 2 course meal was only £11.50. Will definitely be back.

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Thank julie h
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I decided to have dinner out and try the Woodside after the refurb. The service I had was excellent even anticipating to ask if I needed another drink with the offer of bringing it to the table, the food portions are large, so forget about the yummy sweets unless you can find the room. I noticed regulars were all spoken... More 

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Thank lizmav55
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The pub as a varied food menu, Staff are very friendly and helpful, There are 3 Real ale's on at all times plus various cider's and lagers, Has A relaxing environment and a good place to visit If you just want to sit back and chill out.

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Thank Dickie D
Devon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

New owners doing a great job, place is very nice and good choice of food and beers on tap. Have a good quiz night also.

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1 Thank Neil R
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The pub has been completely refitted. So much better than the damp mess it was before. Staff are still new and learning but I am sure they will all get into the swing of it. Great pub with great potential.

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Thank Jamie H
Devon
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2,493 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6,604 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Came by early last night only to find the door locked and a sign up on the wall from the owners Punch Taverns inviting applications from anyone interested in running the pub.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Gasking Street | Greenbank, Plymouth PL4 8DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 226056

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