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The Castle

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Located opposite the cathedral in the heart of Bangor, The Castle is a fantastic pub for every occasion. Offering all-day pub food, excellent drinks offers and BT & Sky Sports coverage. With a family-friendly atmosphere The Castle is a local favourite.
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$19
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my friends come to this pub on a regular basis and are amazed by how friendly the staff are. They offer a kind and humorous atmosphere when being served. One of the staff named Ellie is such a kind and warming member of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TheKingofcastle
Sarah H, General Manager at The Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

wow. What a fabulous review. I shall pass on your kind words to Ellie and Jo.

Reviewed 19 December 2018

Curiously after living in Bangor for years, only recently started using the Castle as a "regular" and am amazed at its welcoming, warmth of staff, efficient and friendly service, highly competitive prices (drink and food) and particularly - for a city centre pub - its...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Went for lunch alone. Service was friendly and jokey. I felt like I was in my "local" I will definitely go back the next time I am in Bangor.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank geoffturner100
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We were in Bangor around lunch time and were in doubt if we should eat there or drive to another town. Finally we decided to hop into this pub which is just opposite the cathedral. It was a warm cosy very English pub. We ordered...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank khushnumb
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We were lured in by the 2 meals for £8.99, the food was okay - as they say, you gets what you pays for. The place looks a bit down at heel and would benefit from a deep clean, especially the toilets which smelled a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank discrening
Sarah H, General Manager at The Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are currently in the process of getting a refurb on the toilets signed off, so they will be back up to standard soon. Hope you will pop in again.

Reviewed 4 September 2018

I ordered the Gammon and when it eventually arrived it was extremely cold and tough and with no onion rings. I informed the girl at the bar of my dissatisfaction and the level of apathy was astounding. No apology, just a shrug of the shoulders...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Celticfisherman
Sarah H, General Manager at The Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback on your visit to The Castle. This is obviously not what I would expect from the team and I am deeply saddened to hear of your poor experience. I will be investigating the matter fully. If...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch lovely food and staff but had to wait 30 minutes for our food to arrive and the students sitting near us were very noisy

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Had not been to the Castle for a couple of years (we were visiting Bangor) so it was good to find that it was still being well run. Our experiences of other Stonehaven pubs has been patchy but the Castle has a lot to commend...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Philip1927
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Went here for an evening meal during the world cup (Saturday 7th July) which was being shown on many TV's and projected screens too. It wasn't chocca which was nice and they had a nice selection of food and some good drink prices too. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mark F
Sarah H, General Manager at The Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks very much Mark. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 9 June 2018

Very warm welcome from bar staff !!!!! Excellent cheese & bacon burger and pint.....and a great venue to watch sporting events seeing they showed both Sky and BT Sports simultaneously. Great venue......

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Colyn J
Sarah H, General Manager at The Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thanks for the kind words Colyn. Hope to see you again soon.

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