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The James Street Vaults

24 James Street, Plymouth PL4 6EQ, England
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average41%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
11 Apr 2017
“Disappointed ”
29 Nov 2015
“Cosy, friendly pub”
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British, Pub
24 James Street, Plymouth PL4 6EQ, England
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Having decided to have a pub crawl as part of a stag do, a few of us descended on the JSV for a good few wets before hitting the town. We found the barman quite rude giving the appearance that he'd sooner have an empty...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

Very enjoyable time spent in this cosy, friendly pub. Good selection of beers on offer and great atmosphere. Great times, a real gem!

Thank James w
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

I always enjoy going to the JSV. During the winter there is a fire, and usually once a week there is live music. They also do a pizza deal. It is a bit expensive for a student pub though.

Thank James M
Reviewed 8 July 2014

very nice and cheap, pool tables and usually a good vibe. great for students wanting a post lecture pint.

2  Thank luce l
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Welcoming atmosphere, busy yet not cramped, good range of cider and well priced food. Good live music

2  Thank paul l
Reviewed 25 September 2013

I stayed at B&B around the corner and was looking for some fast evening meal and something to drink. The pizza was ok and the cider not one of the usual two brands and good to drink.

2  Thank broost
Reviewed 5 August 2013

My wife and I only live round the corner, and this is our little venue if we fancy a bit of a night out at the last minute. Unpretentious, welcoming and relaxed. Drinks are well priced (especially on the Thursday house spirit and mixer deal),...More

4  Thank Martyndyson
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Drop in there occasionaly on way back to station, not a food pub as stated, real ale is variable in quality. Usually lively and busy early and later evening, generally good atmosphere. Worth visiting if you like student frequented pubs, it's on the university site.

4  Thank connosuir
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We came here last night for the live music. The James Robinson band. Packing and very good, maybe a little cramped but only because of the huge support. Good range of beers. Friendly staff, nice crowd. Probably this pub should be moved to the entertainment...More

4  Thank Cr0wM
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Now under management the place looks very much the same but no smells VERY MUCH better. Someone must of read the earlier review by "Missgel" - New Toilets that get cleaned. Draft bitter you can drink ! Live music at the weekend; excellent. Def going...More

10  Thank RPmatters
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  • Address: 24 James Street, Plymouth PL4 6EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
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