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We had a couple of drinks there , my friend had a 11% of alcohol beer , which was obviously very... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Algeciras, Spain
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Quirky fun cocktails and beer

We dropped in to l'alchimiste for a pre-dinner drink which turned into 2 and a wish that we had... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
London, United Kingdom
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2 Sep 2018
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22 Sep 2016
“Quirky fun cocktails and beer”
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We had a couple of drinks there , my friend had a 11% of alcohol beer , which was obviously very strong , he couldn’t finish it , and I had a cocktail which wasn’t great to be honest ; the place interesting and original,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We dropped in to l'alchimiste for a pre-dinner drink which turned into 2 and a wish that we had found the bar earlier in our stay. I am glad that I got to discover it without any preconceptions so I am not going to say...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Just to sit in this bar and look at the way it has been decorated is fun. There are about 10 big glass jugs of Rums with different flavours marinating in them. I tried the rum with the mangoes and pineappled marinating in them and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank TracyT50
Reviewed 9 July 2016

One of the best bars in St Malo. Nice to see owners have been very adventurous with the decor, reminded me of 'Spanky's'' in my home town of Nottingham, vintage & quirky.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Nottm4me
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We dropped in "just for one beer" and ended up partying until 3am. We struck gold with a visiting cover band 'FUZZ' playing in the downstairs 'club'. They have a good selection of local beers on draft and the Mojitos are very good. Quirky decor...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Curb_Safe_Charmer
Reviewed 16 October 2015

A super atmosphere in a double story pub with books everywhere! We enjoyed a lovely creamy Britt beer and a good white wine (although the chardonnay was quite “clovey”). The toilet was also intriguing, mounted high on the wall in a medieval turret and located...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank MatthewJHB
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

We stumbled on this unusual bar. There are piles of books all over, a half mezzanine with a couple of tables, a confessional box that doubles as a loo, a pulpit, and numerous other oddities that make sitting in here quite stimulating. We just had...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank RedQuince
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