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Visited recently with family on weekend away, bar staff talked over you to each other, no atmosphere, and illegal substances openly being talked about between staff and customers while children present?!More
Date of experience: July 2017
1 Thank Georgina B
AMill53, Manager at Smokies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2017
I am sorry for your experience in Smokies. Not sure when you were in the bar but this will definitely be addressed by Management to the staff involved as this is something that should never have happened and will not be tolerated! We have...More
So visited Kendal for a couple of days away with my partner, hotel was shockingly awful I wanted to do anything and everything to spend a little time as possible there..... went for some food at weatherspoons up the road and the bar woman we...More
Date of experience: January 2017
1 Thank kshepherd86
AMill53, Manager at Smokies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017
Hello and thankyou for your great review. Our drinks prices start from £2 a pint up to 11pm every day but as we are open until 3am 7 days a week they do rise after that time to normal town centre pub pricing. We are...More
Dog friendly. Went in to watch the Merseyside derby, great atmosphere no animosity at all. £2 for a pint of cider £3 for a stein (2 pints) cheapest drink we had all weekend. Not sure what it would be like later on in the evening...More
Date of experience: April 2017
AMill53, Manager at Smokies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017
Hello, thanks for your review and glad you enjoyed your visit. We pride ourselves on our daytime drink prices which we have at that price up to 11pm every day. As we open until 3am 7 days a week we have to raise the price...More
Just a quick beer turned into something slightly longer. Great atmosphere in the quieter bar upstairs at the front of the building. Two very reasonable beers to choose from. All in all a very enjoyable surprise evening.
Always a brilliant night, with fantastic staff that keep smiling right through the night. Massive respect for all the staff putting up with the general public til the early hours, each and every one of them make it the cracking place that it is.
Appalling Customer service from the tattod girl behind the bar after 6 failed attempts at trying to get her attention away from her mobile phone and a lad sat at the bar who wasn't ordering I ordered a JD and coke ... But received Bacardi...More
Date of experience: May 2016
welm510, Manager at Smokies Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2016
I am sorry you had a bad experience with a staff member during your visit. We take pride in our service and hospitality in our bar and to make customers feel welcome and to enjoy the atmosphere and low drinks prices we offer...More
This a great local spot, in central Kendal. We were visiting cousins and they took us to this bar. It was walking distance and that was a plus. When you enter the main bar area is right there, as you move right the next open...More