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Pleasant bar

Had a very pleasant evening here last month. Good fun, great staff, cheap beer (I live in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bob B
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
A real pub!

Spent an afternoon here recently watching the football with some friends. A great atmosphere with... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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5 days ago
“Pleasant bar”
2 Nov 2017
“Local with Station Access”
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48 Lovers Walk, Dumfries DG1 1LX, Scotland
+44 1387 247878
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a very pleasant evening here last month. Good fun, great staff, cheap beer (I live in London) Would happily visit again

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 3 November 2017

If you're a traveler stopping in Dumfries, this place is a cool little pub suited for everyone. Seems to be a place where locals and visitors go alike. Good beer, good prices, great little environment. Staff was also super great.

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Spent an afternoon here recently watching the football with some friends. A great atmosphere with great service, ok food and very well priced. I will return again and again.

Thank Kilblane
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The Waverley is a really good bar. Interesting decor that gives the place a haphazard but welcoming feel. We came out early and there was a good "early doors" atmosphere along with good service and top quality Tennents. If you're hungry they also do a...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Called in for a drink, were staying in a hotel over the road and looking for a cheaper option. It was like stepping back in time, a traditional old fashioned pub (no large chains) with friendly staff and ridiculously cheap bar food can only hope...More

Thank 10Campbell
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This decent, clean and nice bar is the easiest one to use if you are either arriving or departing from Dumfries by train. Located opposite the station, the bar has a complete range of drinks and the drink prices are not inflated. There are a...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My niece and I stopped in to the Waverly on recommendation of our host for a pint. The owner was tending bar, a very pleasant fellow. The bar was well stocked and had a good selection of beers. It is a nice local pub for...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2016

My son and I popped into this bar for a pint before catching our train at Dumfries station, which is a 2 minute walk away. I had previously been in the Waverley a number of years ago on a golfing trip and thankfully it hasn't...More

Thank webbyj06
Reviewed 18 September 2015

an nice wee bar with a great pint off tennents the locals were freindly as were the staff . a good place to watch the football . no problems with the place , if i was to go back to dumfries , would deffo go...More

Thank bigjohn342
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Popped in for a nightcap on way back to B&B and was not disappointed.. very traditional, bags of character and the beer's pretty good too. Staff were friendly and welcoming and happy to advise us of the whiskies on offer.. next time we're in town...More

Thank Sharon E
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