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The Sailmakers Arms

££ - £££, British,
Chandlers Court 159 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
+44 1482 227437
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Chandlers Court 159 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with family between Christmas and New year. In the past we have experienced pretty bad food and service in a lot of places at this time of year but not here. Friendly helpful staff Large selection of pump ciders and ales. Great food,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maysey15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came just for a beer over lunch whilst doing Christmas shopping, ended up eating, cheap and cheerful lunch and very friendly staff!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PhilGame12
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Been before and will be back again.. I came in and had a pie this time ! Cannot complain cheap and was creamy.. few drinks with the lads after football can't wait to be back ..

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Odyssey737785
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Couldn't have been happier with my steak pie with a delicious thick gravy, lashings of mash and mushie peas, and the pint was perfectly served. Pudding was a chocolate cake served with both cream and ice cream and it just delicious. A beautifully filling and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter W
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This lovely place in hulls high street is a jewel in hulls crown and is worth a visit with Sunday having a folk band which are fab

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank paulinelangley1950
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Five of us visited last night after 7pm with our friends two well behaved dogs. We were made to feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble for the staff. We enjoyed a variety of meals between us and mine in particular (2 skinless...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank F6658KOmarian
Reviewed 12 October 2018

After a long morning trailing around with the wife shopping, thought we'd stop for a spot of lunch on our way home. The pub was very clean and tidy and well staffed. We ordered our main courses which arrived very quickly. Both were delicious. I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank peter h
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Went for a snack the staff were brilliant and friendly. They were welcoming for our dog and family. The food is all pretty similar prices set so if you not easy to grab a sandwich or snack under £8 each. Their fries burger style thin...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank M4511UAjeanc
Reviewed 20 September 2018

its like a secret place that you go if you know , if im honest the courtyard used to be great stocked with some fantastic creatures scuurying around in cages but alas theyve gone but the court yard is still a great place to sit,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Flash C
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Called in for lunch and was not let down, being a sensitive Coeliac I was well catered for. Friendly helpful staff in a nice setting.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Malcolm B
15 January 2017|
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Response from russs732 | Reviewed this property |
wifi is available.
David M
7 September 2016|
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Do they have hot drinks?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:30
11:30 - 18:30
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 18:30
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 18:30
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 18:30
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chandlers Court 159 High Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Kingston-upon-Hull
  • Phone Number: +44 1482 227437
  • E-mail
Nestled in the heart of the Museum Quarter, The Sailmakers Arms, a former ships chandlers, offers a varying menu of home cooked and locally sourced British cuisine. Just a stones through away from the popular Streetlife Museum it's an ideal lunch spot - child friendly, free wifi and plenty of outdoor seating. If visiting in the winter it also benefits from comfy sofas, full coffee bar including a wide range of lattes, traditional hot chocolate specialty teas and various other coffee drinks and an open fire. The pub specialises in cask ales and spirits, and also stocks a good range of lagers, ciders and soft drinks. Live music every Wednesday night from 8pm and Sunday afternoon from 1pm.
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