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Welcome night with a lovely lady

First visit to the Thistle,was told it was there favourite an the coolest pub in Plymouth for... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Andrew P
via mobile

This is my favourite pub in Plymouth without a doubt! Every weekend there is a brilliant band... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2017
Tannith O
via mobile
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5 weeks ago
“Welcome night with a lovely lady”
5 Feb 2017
“Fantastic ”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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32 Commercial Road, Plymouth PL4 0LD, England
+44 1752 204890
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to the Thistle,was told it was there favourite an the coolest pub in Plymouth for appearance music an atmosphere by my lovely date for the evening.....and she was 100% right! Situated on a corner at coxside,looks un opposing from the outside but is...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

This is my favourite pub in Plymouth without a doubt! Every weekend there is a brilliant band playing which ALWAYS has a fantastic atmosphere! The people are friendly, the staff are amazing and it's just a brilliant place for everyone!

3  Thank Tannith O
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Great beer great staff great bands good local people always a rockin good night at the week ends we go when our favorite bands play it's a must to visot

2  Thank max m
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

I visited thistle park tavern when I was on my holiday in Plymouth. This place has a great atmosphere with a variety of beers and spirits.

2  Thank James B
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Another great night in this old school music pub. A group of 7 couples started the evening in the Thai restaurant upstairs which was very nice, than headed down into the bar after. I've seen countless bands here, and the atmosphere is always really good....More

2  Thank brickershols
Reviewed July 7, 2016

The "Thistle" is an old-school fairly basic real ale pub (regularly listed in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide) which is tucked away in the Cattedown area of Plymouth. It is not flash, nor is it brash. It hosts live music every weekend, mostly of the...More

2  Thank grizzledbeerbear
Reviewed March 30, 2016

Found this by chance whilst in Plymouth for Easter Weekend. Went on Saturday and discovered they had the most amazing Rock Band on, entrance free. Both Staff and Punters were extremely friendly and welcoming. Being a pensioner I found that age was not an issue,...More

3  Thank Lesley J
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Come here because short stroll from QAB. Heard it was up for sale a while ago. Don't know if it changed hands but am happy to say that for our purposes, well kept beer and occasional entertainment it still works well. If you suddenly get...More

3  Thank JoeS424
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

It is a good old British pub. No pretentious rubbish here, friendly staff, great live music, good venue. The beers are well kept, not eaten here so unable to comment on this aspect. However the salted peanuts were spotted on.

4  Thank Andy F
Reviewed September 16, 2014

Sadly the local papers recently confirmed that the Thistle is up for sale. I would hope that it will be as a going concern and that any new owner/managers will continue and maybe extend and improve the gigs.

2  Thank 254izzyb
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September 8, 2015|
Response from ChasC_12 | Reviewed this property |
How do you publicise events gigs etc. I have not found a website?