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The Phoenix

103 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DH, Scotland
13282 738922
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“chilli burger” (13 reviews)
“curly fries” (5 reviews)
“chili dog” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
103 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in on the recommendation of my landlord. Pleasant clean surroundings in a typical old-fashioned bar. Good beer selection though not much in the way of malts. Attentive staff and 'intelligent' clientele.

Thank ackilbrider
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very popular bar with locals and tourists,very good selection of beers served in a lively atmosphere. Staff are very friendly and helpful, good bar to visit for a drink.

1  Thank JohnStephenson009
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I love the Phoenix and have been going there for 25 years on and off however recently I was charged £10.30 for a pint of Peroni and Blue Moon. This is Dundee, not an airport bar. Apart from the price this is and always will...More

1  Thank mikeg123456789
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Always loved this pub. Used to go here when I was a student ; you could get pie, chips and beans for 80p in those days. Not much has changed since then; the interior and exterior decor is pretty much the same, the food has...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Small pub serving good food. Service was good and we all got served at the same time. Food was hot and tasty. Just the job before the theatre

Thank linda k
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Just had a great lunch at the Phoenix bar. Curly fries and dip are amazing, be warned though, the hot sauce will leave a sting in you mouth. Food is reasonably priced, only complaint would be the price of a can of coke - £1.85,...More

Thank Dundee_Travel
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Good lively pub bar staff very good food available all age groups were in the bar mixed together that was good

Thank j3cnp
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Totally ashamed of the customer service tonight in the Phoenix. A stag party were in having a good time, all they did was start singing a song which everyone joined in with then the barman told them to stop which everyone felt was out if...More

4  Thank Wobblyannie
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times this year with good friends and the food is always amazing, cooked to order and great quality. My only complaint is it's a a bit cramped, but it is always a busy busy pub and staff are friendly and...More

Thank godsman8
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Cosy busy pub. Standing room only at times but good. Not tried the food but everyone seems to be enjoying it and there is always someone eating.

Thank Sandra R
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23 June 2017|
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Response from EileenEdinburgh | Reviewed this property |
didnt buy a bottle but spirits etc were all very reasonable....i found the staff very friendly/helpful also..
23 June 2017|
Response from Bill2100 | Reviewed this property |
I can't help you with this question. However, this was one of the friendliest and best value pubs we visited during our four weeks in the UK.
1 April 2015|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dundee
  • Phone Number: 13282 738922
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