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Best pub keeps getting better!

This has always been the best pub in pompey but keeps getting better - it now has an evwn wider... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tommy S
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London, United Kingdom
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A lovely local

Amazing selection of beer, helpful bar staff who are knowledgeable about their stock and great... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Elisabeth P
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1 week ago
“Best pub keeps getting better!”
7 Feb 2018
“A lovely local”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has always been the best pub in pompey but keeps getting better - it now has an evwn wider beer and cider selection to go with the friendly staff, atmosphere and beer garden. Highly recommended.

Thank Tommy S
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing selection of beer, helpful bar staff who are knowledgeable about their stock and great locals who make you feel welcome.

Thank Elisabeth P
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We found the Lawerence by chance by going to a not so great pub and went somewhere else from locals who know the good places to go! Fab ales and ciders, great atmosphere and staff were fantastic and friendly welcoming and fun. Live band they...More

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I love this place, welcoming friendly staff, drinks are reasonably priced and I really like the little court yard out the back. The locals that come here are friendly too, always a nice atmosphere. The toilets are always clean which is a big thing, this...More

1  Thank MissMould
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This a great traditional local pub with additions (beer garden, sky sports and wifi) that doesn't spoil the atmosphere. Your always get a welcome by Dev & Ally who are great hosts and the local are friendly too. There is a great selection of real...More

Thank Motte-and-Bailey
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Rude landlord most of the real ales not on If your in that area there are far better pubs eg the fawcett inn

2  Thank jimmypursey
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is the best pub in Portsmouth it has everything... friendly locals good atmosphere nice beers live sports dart board pool table meat raffle pub quiz...

Thank Tommy S
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Old Sokol pub, how they should be full to the brim, brill night chilled and casual! Would defo go bk for a little drink!

Thank Kylie-Ann M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a good old fashioned pub that has always got some top notch ales and ciders available. They ales and ciders are very well kept. The regulars are mainly mature. No food apart from some very reasonably priced toasted sandwiches. £1.25 or the gourmet...More

Thank TonyFauset
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice welcoming pub, good ales and largers. Good outside space to sit in the sun. Really friendly staff and regulars.

Thank Keith M
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