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Proper drinkers pub with great music at weekends

I've been going to the Nep for years - it's an institution in the Brighton/Hove music scene. I... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Rob P
Brighton, United Kingdom
Great beer, and great live music

This is not my nearest pub, but it definitely feels like my local. The beer is always excellent... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
Hove, United Kingdom
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27 Jun 2018
“Proper drinkers pub with great music at weekends”
25 Jan 2018
“Great beer, and great live music”
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10 Victoria Terrace, Hove BN3 2WB, England
+44 1273 736390
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

I've been going to the Nep for years - it's an institution in the Brighton/Hove music scene. I don't live anywhere near it, but it's worth the journey. The music is mostly of a bluesy/rocky nature on Friday and Saturday nights, but with a variety...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rob P
Reviewed 26 January 2018

This is not my nearest pub, but it definitely feels like my local. The beer is always excellent, the live music is great, and it always has a really eclectic mix of customers.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank BrightonPhil
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If you like good beer and Harvey's in particular, I'd like to know where you'll get a better pint than here - it's 1st class.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank KrisKuf
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We had friends staying with us and four of us went yesterday to see Dolly Dagger billed as a trio but turned out they had an additional fab new guitarist too. We had a great night. Very friendly staff, music not too loud, dancing if...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 1paulvj
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This pub is too easily overlooked, perhaps because of its location. As a music venue it is tiny, but always has fabulous bands on. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. I never have a pint of Harveys as clear and well kept in any other pub in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Brightoncardinal
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We popped in here for a quick drink, which turned into a few, while we waited to check into our hotel. The staff were friendly, the music was brilliant and the atmosphere was great.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Fabulous beer, great staff and very friendly, also great for the music / bands. A must see for all real ale drinkers and music lovers. All are made to feel welcome

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank BigG62
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Found this place a while ago. Friendly staff and owners, well kept beer cellar, welcoming atmosphere and great live music several times a week. If you want expensive pretentious pub grub mascarading as michlen starred nouveau cuisine, a kindergarden with screaming kids or designer trappist...More

2  Thank Licuens
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I am a regular of this wonderful quirky place, my mum loves it too. The music is great, the staff are friendly and welcoming and so are the other customers. They have a good selection of real ales, and everytime you go in there is...More

Date of experience: March 2015
3  Thank marj0rie55
Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

We find the Neptune one of the most friendliest pubs in Brighton & Hove, it has the most amazing free live music on a Friday, Sunday and Saturday (every 2 weeks) . They serve a selection of guest ales, all as fresh as the daisies!...More

2  Thank paul652380
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