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The James Street Vaults

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited here on my birthday this year as a starting point to our evening with friends. I thoroughly enjoyed the diverse range of customers, brilliant pricing and great staff. I believe JSV is not as known as it should be because it's tucked away...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank itsJordanUK
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Visited for a friend’s birthday , great pub, really friendly relaxed staff and security. Brilliant little gem of a pub

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank simon560
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

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Trek273112
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!

Date of visit: November 2015
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.

Date of visit: May 2014
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

Date of visit: March 2014
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.

Date of visit: September 2013
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

Date of visit: August 2013
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.

Date of visit: April 2013
4  Thank connosuir
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