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First time, it looked dull & dingy. BUT it was a great night. A Elvis act. It was fantastic night... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Been before to see the bands great place a little far out for me but would defo go again friendly... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 Sep 2018
4 Apr 2018
“The Layton”
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14 Westcliffe Drive, Blackpool FY3 7HG, England
+44 1253 393801
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Absolute shambles! Out dated and definately not family friendly! Just shut it down already and have done with the place! Over grown outdoor bowls, interior old fashioned and in serious need of a make over! And you cant even take the kids for a game...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

How the mighty fall. It might never get back to its former glory but if you get WIFI & turn the heater on then that’ll be a start. Under new management so manage it well!!

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Don't know what's happened here but new regime have made too many changes mostly NOT for the better.this used to be a premier place to visit top shows etc not now though feel the need to go elsewhere .

Thank David T
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great venue well looked after even reserved and taken to our seats astomphere fantastic music great very good venue for concerts

Thank Louise J
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Been before to see the bands great place a little far out for me but would defo go again friendly staff

Thank Jenniebrierley
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This venue has been around since Layton was built back 80+ years ago, so it's got a lot of history. I've been going as a kid and still do to the very day, great at Christmas time with disco, buffet bar with good selection of...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

First time, it looked dull & dingy. BUT it was a great night. A Elvis act. It was fantastic night out.

Thank 529josephinem
Reviewed 23 May 2016

went to the layton saturday night to see the rockitts--great band with a full song book of the sixties plus a few rock n roll--they play quite a lot in the blackpool area so catch em if you can--good atmosphere in the layton with decent...More

Thank jeffhutchy
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The staff were very nice, any problems they would quickly sort it out. The manager was also very pleasant. The decor is a traditional pub style which you don't see these days as many places try to make them look too modern or like New...More

Thank Jess A
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The standards of this place are horrendous. The ale was vinegar. I tried to replace it by paying extra for Guinness, I was originally refused but they eventually agreed as I didn't want anything else yet the Guinness was even worse. The staff appeared to...More

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