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Nice lunch

Called in after going to see the Terracotta Army in the museum just across the road. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Formby, England
Great lunch break

Stopped by for a quick pint and lunch, very fast service, lovely food and lots of it, will... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Jeff B
St Helens, United Kingdom
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All reviews friday saturday till midnight great pub real ale tiled room in tip top condition great decor opening hours are william henry st johns liverpool pub roaring log fire nice beer chilled out popular pub lime street station twin brother
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Frankly we were a bit disappointed with the beer especially their house brew which tasted like Watneys Red Barrel of the sixties and seventies! The barman was a bit 'chippy' but I guess that is Liverpool! Food also OK but nothing to write home about....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in teatime hoping the kitchens were open of a Sunday evening, unlike many other pubs in the area. We got to order last as a special request. Got a reserved table and found it in a really nice, tiled lounge with blazing fire to...More

Thank theediscerning
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in around lunchtime after visiting the nearby museums. Ale was well kept and the staff very helpful allowing me to chose what I'd like. Lunch was a basic selection but we all chose sandwiches which were very nice. If you like real ale. Go...More

1  Thank janemcousins
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Called in after going to see the Terracotta Army in the museum just across the road. Friendly staff good choice of beer and fast service for food. Not a very big menu but enough for lunch time. All at reasonable prices.

Thank webtours26
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Beer was well kept and staff friendly and knowledgeable. Not quite as ornate as some pubs in the city centre but still interesting and well worth a visit if you are a real ale and heritage pub fan.

Thank Nick E
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Stopped by for a quick pint and lunch, very fast service, lovely food and lots of it, will definitely return.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here which is brilliant and great for lunch. It is good environment and good service with delicious food and normal price

Thank Porschex
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We had travelled from Manchester to see the Terracotta army and came across this lovely pub before hand. We had a quick pit stop and then went to the museum. After our tour we returned to the pub and had several more drinks and food....More

Thank Rockchick44
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Doctor Duncan's Pub is a pub I always look forward to visiting on any trip I take into Liverpool city centre. The pub is named in honour of the Uk's first medical officer of health namely William Henry Duncan ( 1805 - 1863 ) who...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I was on business in Liverpool on a Wednesday night from London. I saw this pub walking to my hotel and liked the look of it. It was coming up to 7.30. I had a lovely pint of Pedigree and asked about food. They stopped...More

1  Thank Barry S
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5 October 2016|
Response from vuepoint | Reviewed this property |
Certainly suitable for groups plenty of room to the rear of the pub. You would have to phone ahead to book especially if seeking food. Trust this helps