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Pre matinee lunch

Reviews of this place weren’t good but we thought we’d try it as it’s next to the Mayflower Theatre... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Christchurch, United Kingdom
via mobile
like a weatherspoons with music

stopped off for a few pints and a cheese and beans jacket. Not the cheapest for drinks but decent... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2017
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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  • Terrible6%
22 Dec 2017
“Pre matinee lunch”
18 Nov 2017
“like a weatherspoons with music”
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22-26 Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GE, England
+44 23 8022 5687
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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Reviews of this place weren’t good but we thought we’d try it as it’s next to the Mayflower Theatre where we were heading 2 lunches for £11. Fish & chips and scampi and chips. Including a bottle of red wine the bill was only £22...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017

stopped off for a few pints and a cheese and beans jacket. Not the cheapest for drinks but decent enough food with limited menu, more snack type than full on meals. Staff friendly and attentive enough. Nice roomy bar and tables/seating spaciously laid out. Nice...More

Thank gavin1954
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

I last came over 6 months ago. On that occasion beer was flat and I stuck to the floor and table. This time cheap service no smile, please or thank you. Basically no manors. Good temperature and taste on Strongbow dark fruit and ok price....More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

I was greeted by a friendly member of staff when I walked in and I opted for the Bacon Cheese Burger despite the plethora of options available. It arrived quickly and was tasty and presentation was representative of the photo displayed in the menu. I...More

Thank leon_jeffery
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Very good service. Helpful and friendly. We had booked for 4 and the place was very busy when we got there and they were obviously pretty pushed. We were a little worried whether we would get our food in time before the show, but they...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Visited this pub today for pre show drinks. Didn't eat here as done so many times b4 and have had a terrible experience on several occasions so decided just drinks. 3 girl friends. As you would expect pub ranmed. 2 staff on bar, queues everywhere....More

Thank Liz P
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Great for a drink before a show, getting a train from the local station southampton central. Food not to bad, your standard pub food. The pub gets very busy before when a show is at the local theater,Mayflower and it takes a while to get...More

Thank ianf8719
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Live local as the title says the encore has got a lot better, the foods good the staff seem more relaxed making a good atmosphere a good stop for the mayflower theatre

Thank jamie l
Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Top notch place. Quick service, great atmosphere, tasty food. Highly recommended! Will make sure to return in the future.....

Thank Ciaran L
Reviewed February 11, 2016

Came in here for a drink before a meal elsewhere. Served very quickly and staff were efficient and polite. Very clean and food prices appeared to very reasonable

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