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The Brass Monkey

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Appropriately Named

I was on holiday from Thailand where the temperature was in the 30's (Celsius) and a severe cold... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David B
Rayong, Thailand
Plenty of better places to go...

Went to the Brass Monkey to have lunch and cocktails with friends, the pub itself is ok, the food... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible32%
2 weeks ago
“Appropriately Named”
20 Apr 2018
“Plenty of better places to go...”
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12-14 Royal Parade, Plymouth PL1 1DS, England
+44 1752 260442
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on holiday from Thailand where the temperature was in the 30's (Celsius) and a severe cold front had hit Devon, so I though the Brass Monkey was appropriately named when I found it in search of a warm place to have lunch and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The starters came out sporadically over a half hour period so we were all served at different times. Embarrassing for the last one served when eating alone. The same theme continued when they began to serve the main meals 40 minutes or so later after...More

Thank Magreenbit2
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I went for a family meal and was really surprised with the portion size and price. Staff were friendly a bit noisy when a footy match is on but still loved it and will be back. I had double pie n mash and it was...More

Thank jenhbs
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited for a cocktail. Asked for the menu. It was a beer soaked laminated floppy piece of paper. Picked a cocktail from a blackboard on the wall. When the bar person could be bothered to serve us (it was not busy) She asked if I...More

Thank Mayo1969
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Went for lunch. Went to the bar and placed an order. The miserable woman behind the bar took the order and payment and I went and sat down. 10 minutes later someone else came to me and told me what I ordered was not available...More

Thank Rx8231
Reviewed May 8, 2018

We called in on a friday night pub was quite busy drinks not bad price for city centre pub place was not over busy cant comment on food as only there for drinks, overall not bad

Thank si2008
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Went to the Brass Monkey to have lunch and cocktails with friends, the pub itself is ok, the food was ok, nothing special. The most annoying thing was having checked the website and menu we went there knowing the cocktails were buy one get one...More

Thank Woobster
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Very very disappointed with staff no smiling good morning can I help. Asked to look at menu at bar was told go look at menu on table. Girl brings over box drops it on table says here sauces and cutlery. Very very worried this place...More

Thank paul w
Reviewed November 24, 2017

This is a huge pub that shows football on large screens. There was a mixture of people, from groups of men watching the football,to families eating lunch, to friends enjoying a catch-up. It is family friendly. We had to wait for a table, but eventually...More

1  Thank FredChelters
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Came here last week on are holiday excellent pub staff are really friendly food is amazing give it 100/100 will be coming next time in are holiday 😁

Thank Lorraine Anne L
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