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Roots Bar

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Fab goat curry!!

If you fancy being a bit daring try Roots. A lively Bar with rubber wooden tables and benches and... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
via mobile

Always come here for a cheeky cocktail on a night out as it’s just so tasty! The atmosphere is... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Pippa B
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
4 Nov 2018
“Drinks ”
15 Apr 2018
“Need to be honest!”
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206 Newland Avenue, Kingston-upon-Hull HU5 2ND, England
+44 1482 440000
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Always come here for a cheeky cocktail on a night out as it’s just so tasty! The atmosphere is always fantastic and the service is always quick! Would definitely recommend if you want a nice cocktail. Also the food here is nice, some dishes are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pippa B
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Visited last week reviews and online menu looked promising. How disappointing they advertise a roti and you get a wrap. They are massively different and we went hoping for one but why not just advertise it as such? A roti is a traditional bread made...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank gillian h
Reviewed 2 July 2017

It is a lovely venue and could be really nice if it was altered, because the bar area is far too small and not enough staff on. I visited with my partner at the weekend but was waiting about 20 minutes to be served for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 248LindaB
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Visited this little gem on newland avenue with friends. The food was amazing and the service was exceptional I would highly recommend to anyone

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I've not eaten roots but the food that others were eating look good All I can recommend is the cocktails loads to choose from but you need to try the zombie or as I call it taxi home because that's what you need after a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Cuttyovhull
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for 2 couples at 7.30, arrived at 7 had a few drinks ,we got asked if we had booked a table at what time,they said someone is still at your table and could we wait ,we got taken to our table which...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank David M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Can not fault this place. Our waitress was a young girl who had just turned 18. We were made to feel so welcome like we had been going every week for years. The food was fantastic, customer service was second to none, what more could...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank WBHull
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went in a group of 14 we sat upstairs on a big table, everyone was impressed. Not a big wait on food, and drinks were constantly brought to the table- a fantastic night. All the different jerk dishes are really good, if you're not great...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank EmmaS4648
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

If you fancy being a bit daring try Roots. A lively Bar with rubber wooden tables and benches and food served with soul. Amazing goat curry, the cocktails are amazing even if you are a teetotal. Friendly attentive staff. Not a place for a quiet...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank TraceyMaesepp
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Hi guys! Nice place but honestly, Β£9.50 for a chicken slice a bit of sauce and some chips!! C'mon its dosent add up. Also, the plates were cold. Big mistake! 1st and last time which is a shame. πŸ‘ πŸ‘Š πŸ‘Œ

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JamesT3205
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