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The Grapes

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Fantastic history, bit shabby

This is a real historic pub with many of the original features. It is situated on one of the great... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Simon M
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Friendly enough

Had a pint in here early evening, a few people in and the service was friendly and quick. Doormen... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2018
Alan F
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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41-43 Oxford Street, Southampton SO14 3DP, England
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

This is a real historic pub with many of the original features. It is situated on one of the great social streets in Southampton, with a European street cafe culture. We sat outside and had a drink on a late summers night. Lovely. Unfortunately the...More

Thank Simon M
Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time leave a review! I'm glad you enjoyed your time here at The Grapes. I am sorry you felt your room was not up to standard. The furniture in question has been mended and as the season comes to an...More

Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

When I arrived Dan the bar gentleman was professional. Now that he has left the lady replacing him today at 15.00 has heard the rumours that my title is by deed poll. In the UK it is impossible to change your name with a title....More

1  Thank Prince W
Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

After announcing the fact you are a Prince, you managed to make some of the team here at The Grapes feel quite uncomfortable. I am sorry you felt you weren't served in an acceptable amount of time. It is also a shame you feel the...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Can not fault this place at all! Absolutely amazing me and my girlfriend had an amazing stay, ideal for everything! Manager Paul was extremely helpful an asset to the company.

1  Thank 827harryb
Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review Harry! We always appreciate hearing positive comments. Paul & Team

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

I am a regular at the Grapes, because I love proper, traditional pubs with locals and a lively atmosphere! The Grapes are located on the shady side of Oxford street (when the sun’s out), but I still prefer this establishment to any other on the...More

2  Thank Afrita666
Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. The Grapes runs on a fantastically hard working team, the support of our extremely friendly regulars and those who come to Oxford Street for a brilliant night out. It's really great to hear this kind...More

Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night B&B when visiting some friends. Really friendly welcome, spotless room that was at the back so really quiet. Breakfast is served next door and was really very very good. A small discount on bar drinks with your room key was an unexpected...More

Thank Gordon M
Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We here at The Grapes hope to see you again soon! Paul & Team

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Had a pint in here early evening, a few people in and the service was friendly and quick. Doormen appeared very early so unsure what it’s like later in the evening.More

Thank Alan F
Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit to The Grapes! We do have doormen, like many establishments in the city. They usually start around 8pm unless there's a big event. During the weekend evenings we have live music a great range of drinks, friendly staff and...More

Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub as was interested in the history of Titanic. Apparently this is a pub where some of the Crewe for the titanic got so distracted boozing they missed the Titanic! They have some Titanic pictures on the wall. Good beer and a nice...More

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Paulh0lmes, General Manager at The Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You never know what your bad luck saved you from! Thanks for the review Paul & Team

Reviewed January 17, 2018

Came with my wife, son (20 months), brother in law and his wife for a night cap. We ended up staying for around 3 hours as there was free snooker on that night (Monday I guess), had a few drinks and an amazing time. Friendly...More

2  Thank Fabio B
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Traditional pub with nice selection of beers and Lagers. In good location in Oxford street with restaurants around. Lacks food. But friendly little boozer

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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Had a couple of drinks here with friends and found the pub to be very welcoming and the staff to be lovely and friendly. Nicely decorated with a choice of different seating options, I was particularly taken with the red high backed armchairs in one...More

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It's pay and display only. The Grapes doesn't have a car park... Have a look on parkopedia
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