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The Old Brewery Tavern Bar

Stour Street, Canterbury CT1 2RX, England
+44 1227 766266
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A bit disappointed

The four of us just wanted a drink (Sat 24th Feb) and found most of the bars down the High Street... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
timetachyon
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Disappointing

We popped in here for a couple of drinks as from the outside it looked like a "typical old pub... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
MrandMrsB747
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent5%
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  • Average22%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
13 Mar 2018
“A bit disappointed”
30 May 2017
“Disappointing”
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Stour Street, Canterbury CT1 2RX, England
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+44 1227 766266
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

The four of us just wanted a drink (Sat 24th Feb) and found most of the bars down the High Street far too busy and noisy so turning down Stour street we went into The Old Brewery Tavern. I usually sample half pints of any...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We popped in here for a couple of drinks as from the outside it looked like a "typical old pub" - we were I am afraid to say disappointed. Although the staff were friendly enough the drinks selection was very average, typical standard chain pub,...More

Thank MrandMrsB747
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I had the task of organising my friends Hen Do for 20 ladies! I booked a booth at the old brewery tavern well in advance of our visit, we were a mixed age group so I thought a booth in this bar would be a...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Popped in for a drink on a Tuesday evening. Bar was virtually empty and had no atmosphere. This is part of the Abode Hotel around the corner.

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

A cheeky beer as I got the wrong bar! The lass behind the bar was welcoming and friendly but the place is a bit rough and ready around the edges and in need of a bloody good clean expecially the toilets, Considering it is part...More

Thank WilfSurrey
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Maybe we didn't come at the right time (it was "only" late afternoon) but the bar was completely empty. Still we had to wait some time to order drinks?! Toilets were out of order so we all had to use the one for disabled persons....More

Thank Damir R
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Limited menu, ladies toilet leaking all over the floor, beer pump spraying beer in barmaids face, algae on roof glass, light bulbs not working.... my son ordered sausage, mash and peas - no mash or peas..... but for some reason chef decided to put red...More

Thank qualityovercost
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

When I last ate here the menu was fantastic with a great selection of home cooked choices. The menu now comprises Hot Dogs, Burgers Pizza and Fahitas. We tried the fajitas and really wished we had gone elsewhere. My 14 yr old daughter could have...More

Thank jennifer704
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Nipped in here just to grab a quick drink before continuing our "trek" around Canterbury - wished we hadn't of bothered. The name gives a misleading impression, it may have been the Old Brewery but the atmosphere is of a modern day chain, very disappointed...More

Thank MrandMrsB747
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This is a pub/restaurant type of place but has retained much of the charm from when the building was a brewery. Surprisingly there was not a great selection of ales. Just two so far as I could make out. But, the place is very well...More

Thank BonnieRed850
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