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The Gog and Magog

57-59 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LA, England
+44 1752 264160
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 00:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
57-59 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LA, England
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1 - 10 of 369 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It really is a horrible place. I went there on a Friday evening and no music playing expensive drinks and people standing up no sofas .bar staff put wather in all drinks.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ioan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was kept waiting at the bar for ten minutes and passed over several times on a quiet mid-week night. When I was finally given the opportunity to order I was told that they stopped serving food one minute before (it now being one minute...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food ok bit ping ping microwave. No music not much atmosphere but good selection of drinks. Breakfast best meal.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DevonRiddler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So much smaller than advertised. I mean miniscule. What a joke. And the room smelled really badly of body odour. Loads more choices very close by, that are proper independent businesses and not this effort. Avoid.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank strangelyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited again, I like this Spoons, modern and it's in a great area. Tables were really quickly cleared along with very friendly staff. Only had a pizza to share and a couple of drinks as we were just after a warm up after our River...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JaxGallaghan
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely location, your typical spoons you know what food you are going to get and what you are going to pay ! It’s quite a busy spoons but the service is quick and efficient and the staff are really friendly ! As a person away...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sgj666
Reviewed 29 October 2018

ordered the burgers-and a pizza-arrived after 20 mins-burgers were burnt and the bacon slices were cold. If i had the time i would have asked for replacements. Pizza fabulous as always as was the alcohol and staff

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fiatbubble
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Tried to get served in here ,was totally ignored. Staff seem to serve young females first and ignore everybody else until they have to serve you.Will not be going back,plenty of other pubs in the ares

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tauntongirl_8
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We spent a few hours here on Friday evening drinking whilst waiting for the rest of our party to arrive. What a busy place! Staff friendly & service great for such a busy place. Toilets clean although one sink out of action & only one...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chili080
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in here around 5pm on a Friday evening and had to wait 5 minutes to be served. Two members of bar staff on and around 12 people waiting to be served. Poor staffing rota's on a busy evening. Finished the drink and decided on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank RedrosePilgrim
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Response from gogm2014 | Property representative |
Good afternoon. We don't take table bookings unfortunately, except for Christmas parties during the Christmas offer period (14th Nov - 24th Dec). If you would like to book within these times, we would need you to pop in and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57-59 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 264160
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