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Great idea to combine books with beer

On a Friday night this is a great place for a drink, buzzing, full of quirky nooks and crannies... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LargelyMonk
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Banstead, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great pub

It's up a short hill next to Santander bank to find this hidden gem. It's a really quirky fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mick C
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 Bells Court, Falmouth TR11 3AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a Friday night this is a great place for a drink, buzzing, full of quirky nooks and crannies, comfortable seats, pin ball machines and books which you can buy. Lively music but not so loud that you cant hear yourself think. Not sure how...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's up a short hill next to Santander bank to find this hidden gem. It's a really quirky fantastic place. Great atmosphere with mixed ages of people - great beers as well.

Thank Mick C
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Great pub with a good drinks selection and always the chance of meeting some interesting characters. What really makes it exceptional though is the book selection; well curated and ridiculously low pricing (picked up the complete works of Shakespeare for £4 and that's the most...More

Thank Lilly M
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Great choice of tasty ales some vegan always feel welcome great soft drinks teas too, funky music a book shop and ales that don't hang around too long...

Thank Alistair R
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great bar with a cool and welcoming dimly lit vibe. Really varied selection of keg and cask beers too. Friendly service and just a great place to hang with a few pints and a good book! Shall be back.

Thank Oliver K
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

A good selection of real ales, all kept well. A quirky place with a good mix of people. Locals, students, young & old. This place has a great atmosphere - a fantastic pub.

1  Thank Will C
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for harp and gurdy festival. Great atmosphere . Great beer. Mixed ages of people there but obviously a popular student venue. Lots of staff working and most were cheerful and attentive . We bought a book and were served at the bar by a...More

Thank Ellerslie97
Reviewed 15 May 2018

As a regular visitor to Falmouth I have visited this pub on 4 separate occasions from Feb 2018 to May 2018 ( on last occasion I didn't even bother to buy a beer ) yet still all of the pinball machines are out of action....More

2  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 5 May 2018

For some reason I expected this to be some sort of quirky bar that might struggle for custom, and on a wet Tuesday evening I feared we might be the only customers present. How wrong I was! This is a top class pub that is...More

2  Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We found this beautifully converted upper floor bar, lounge & bookstore to be one of the most relaxing places we've ever enjoyed a drink & chat in. It is unique & simply superb, mixing traditional & new styles, & with a wide range of beers...More

1  Thank MartinGilyatt
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