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Username: SilkTork

Age: 62

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Yates, Southampton

A bit like Wetherspoons, but with a smaller choice of beers, and with sport TV and music. An OK place during the day for a family to have a cheap meal and a drink.

22 Mar 2019 11:18

Old Farmhouse, Southampton

Friendly pub with great potential. Under new owners. The two pumps were off on our visit, but new owners are planning to extend the cask range. This used to be a student pub with bands playing in the back garden, though the quality and character of the building suggests a better use as a pub restaurant. The building dates from 1611, and has wood panelling, low ceilings, and a concealed minstrels gallery. The area is a little run down, and the pub is just outside the multi-ethnic St Mary's residential area, and just by the semi-industrial units of Imperial Road, so is not that attractive or inviting.

Be interesting to see how the new owners develop it.

9 Aug 2017 10:44

The Bridge, Southampton

Marston's have given the pub a make over. The back room is now closed to the public, but can be hired for functions. The name has been changed to The Cricketers Arms. After the refurbishment it did food. Then struggled with the kitchen so the food was on and off. They have now given up on food. Constant problems with the electrics have now led the company to decide to give the bar area another make over.

Mettricks in Centenary Wharf do local cask beers all day, plus food, and there's a great view and great ambiance, and everything works.

21 Jul 2017 11:13

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