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Poll: How Do You Rate This Pub? (55 member(s) have cast votes)

How Do You Rate This Pub?

  1. Excellent (36 votes [65.45%])

    Percentage of vote: 65.45%

  2. Good (16 votes [29.09%])

    Percentage of vote: 29.09%

  3. Average (3 votes [5.45%])

    Percentage of vote: 5.45%

  4. Poor (0 votes [0.00%])

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#31 sheff

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Posted 14 May 2009 - 01:32 PM

Just a note to add the website...

http://thegrapeandgrainse19.co.uk/

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Posted 16 May 2009 - 12:45 AM

Thanks sheff - just added the website

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#33 Clare Moss

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 09:36 PM

Went here the other day and really liked it. Really good range of beers and friendly bar staff.
Was pretty empty but hopefully once word gets out that will change!

#34 Dazza

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 09:47 AM

Visited this place at last over the weekend an excellent selection of bitters. I am surprised that no one mentioned that any CAMRA members get 10p of the pint if their membership is produced .

This Pub has been rescued from a no go zone of late to a great chill out bar for bitter drinkers. The toilets are down stairs & a bit of a trek but they should get the cleanest/chic toilet award in the CP

A great relaxing place to have a drink in the summer for bitter drinkers A+++++

Elmo I take it your still a fellow CAMRA member ?

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Edited by gekko, 27 May 2009 - 05:20 PM.

Your obviously mistaken me with someone who gives a fig

#35 Elmo

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:17 PM

Visited this place at last over the weekend an excellent selection of bitters. I am surprised that no one mentioned that any CAMRA members get 10p of the pint if their membership is produced .

This Pub has been rescued from a no go zone of late to a great chill out bar for bitter drinkers. The toilets are down stairs & a bit of a trek but they should get the cleanest/chic toilet award in the CP

A great relaxing place to have a drink in the summer for bitter drinkers A+++++

Elmo I take it your still a fellow CAMRA memeber ?

Yup - card-carrying member and proud. I'm even planning our holidays around beer festivals (don't tell Mrs Elmo!). I was going to mention the 10p but forgot... or didn't think it was worth mentioning. But I guess every little helps.

Haven't been in for a while. What beers are on? Any from Westerham?

Edited by Nick, 27 May 2009 - 06:53 PM.

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#36 Dazza

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:52 PM

Elmo yes they have a beer from Westerham presently.

Moderators pleas could someone change my previous post I have spelt CAMRA as camera on my previous note for Elmo.

Cheers

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#37 gekko

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 05:21 PM

Done!
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#38 noseturnedblue

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Posted 06 June 2009 - 10:21 PM

Popped in tonight. This is now an excellent pub with a relaxed atmosphere and a good range of ales and lagers. I will definitely drink here again

#39 andreas

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Posted 08 June 2009 - 07:52 AM

Had lunch here over the weekend - very tasty and generous portions. The choice and quality of real ales is excellent.

This is well worth visiting - a real surprise to go inside and see the quality of the refurbishment - not to mention the four-star loos.

Friendly service too.
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Posted 08 June 2009 - 04:30 PM

I agree, we've been over a few times now and the staff are always friendly, it has the most interesting choice of draught beers in CP for my money, and the landlord obviously knows what he's talking about. Nice mixed crowd too.

The ladies' loos are spacious, clean and very well maintained, but the pong is bit unfortunate - something to do with our Victorian plumbing heritage I understand!

#41 Elmo

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 09:31 AM

I don't think the beer is as well kept as other places on the triangle, although they should be appluaded for the choice. It may be that there aren't enough people drinking in there to exhaust the barrels... The beers just taste a bit... well... flat. I'll still pop in from time to time, but it won't be the local.

Railway Bell has the best kept ales locally. But the top picks for me are The Bull in Horton Kirby and The Harp in Covent Garden.... real quality pubs.
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#42 Dazza

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Posted 10 June 2009 - 12:06 PM

You should try the dukes head in Wallington

I be sure to tell Pete & Sue of your compliment down the Bell.

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#43 Billy S

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Posted 18 June 2009 - 07:31 PM

Visited this pub for this first time last week and liked it. Very friendly staff and a nice range, plus the chips were lovely!
Will definitely be back.
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#44 misspoddy

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Posted 15 July 2009 - 03:59 PM

Do they have a garden? Would be nice to find to find an alternative for Sunday Lunch, but I would love to sit outside.

#45 gekko

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Posted 15 July 2009 - 04:09 PM

I think the only outdoor seating is at the front of the pub, which doesn't afford a particularly attractive view :blink: .
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