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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Very enjoyable time spent in this cosy, friendly pub. Good selection of beers on offer and great atmosphere. Great times, a real gem!
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.
Welcoming atmosphere, busy yet not cramped, good range of cider and well priced food. Good live music
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.
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
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.
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
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