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Stone Baked Pizzas, Proper Burgers, Plus loads more & Cocktails! No Booking Needed, Just Pop on Down. Mon-Wed 10-9, Thurs-Sat 10-10, Sun 10-8
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in for a bite to eat during the day just me and immediate family. Food was great called back in evening with more family. Service was top notch all staff and manager was extremely friendly which adds so much to the experience. Hats...off to all the staff a warm and heartily welcome . Recommend this place so much. Service and food BOOMMore

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered of the snack menu, one of everything. The food and condiments were out of this world. Would defo be back. Also the cocktails are pretty good

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 13 December 2021

We arrived at the restaurant when it was fairly quiet. We didn’t queue for very long. We ordered some drinks and ONE pizza to share. Drinks took some time to come down but did nonetheless. After 40mins waiting for food we asked a waitress where...our food was and she went to find out and said it would be a few minutes. We waited another 15 and still no pizza. In the end we asked for a refund and another waitress came down, no apology or explanation what happened to the order and quite rudely said thanks once the refund was made. Before this we seen that waitress go to the kitchen and we heard the chef quite loudly shout fu*k sake. which either indicted it was forgotten about or missed in the kitchen, or the order didn’t go through. Not sure why as it wasnt explained why we didn’t receive our ONE pizza. As we where leaving, we could see two waitresses in all black whispering to each other and looking over towards us quite obviously giving off , so I stopped to ask what the hold up was with the pizza and we were told it was literally just coming out if we had waited, to which I replied - we waited an hour for it- and then we where told that a lot of pizzas had been ordered - despite the fact we had been in at a quiet time and ordered before tables started to fill, all of which had food before us. I am a waitress and understand the stress of working at busy periods of the year and it seemed the restaurant had just finished a busy service when we arrived as no tables where cleared or cleaned down. But the service was absolutely appalling, nobody came down or noticed that we were still waiting for food and we didn’t even receive an apology or explanation until we asked for one.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 13 December 2021

I love coming in here with my family as a Christmas treat . there is always something for everyone one and I know everyone will enjoy their food . And my gosh they have upped their game the place looks class food was divine and...loved the outdoor seats with the heaters it was so Christmas . Going again next week with a bunch of my friends to try the cocktails ! They looked delicious It’s a most go place for us .More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 11 December 2021 via mobile

We were seated outside and no table service for 10 minutes. Had the option to use the app which was only working on 1 out of 5 phones . One perosn ordered 3 drinks, when we finally got table service and started to order they...claimed we could not sit if we were not ordering any main meals... Unless its seems you could order on the app as our friend had no issues. Waitress claimed ' well I didnt take their order...' that was the best and only excuse we got.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 9 December 2021 via mobile

What more is there to say! Fresh tasty burgers and pizza. Amazing cocktails, perfect place for 2 or 30!! Loved my visit with my son and daughter 3 lovely milkshakes and Brisket flatbread. Big Thanks City Picnic. Will be back soon.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 4 December 2021 via mobile

Ordered out of here from deliveroo. Id ordered before and it was mediocre but it's what the child wanted. I noted it had quite a long delivery time but it didnt expect it to take 3 hours!!! Ordered at 8 and it arrived at 11!...I could have forgiven it if the food was okay but it was absolutely vile!!!! Uncooked burger that I had to tell the child to stop eating. Chicken salad was the most pathetic amount of salad leaves known to man! Soggy and wilted beyond a joke. Chicken was so tough I wouldn't even give it to my cat! Chips received instead of onion rings! I ate a few bites of chicken because I was so hungry but instantly started to feel sick and put it straight in the bin!!! Cold and inedible food, maybe don't accept orders you can't actually fulfill. Do not order out of here!!!! You will be sorely disappointed! Thankfully got a refund from deliveroo. Id give it zero stars if I could.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 3 December 2021

super fast and friendly service only complaint was no option that i could see to choose to have no dressing on my burger also the smallest burger i ever saw as was the burger bun food overall was very good but the beef burger and...the chicken burger were like kids meals plenty of chips and very tasty too couldnt order a pint via app was another problem so i settled for an overpriced coors bottle but apart from that staff were grand and very friendlyMore

Date of visit: December 2021
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Ruth Y, Agency / Consultant at City Picnic, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2021

Thanks for your review Cliff! Some very constructive feedback here - we're keen to develop the digital ordering process and knowing the problems will help us to improve how we use this. Glad to hear the food was tasty too!

Reviewed 26 November 2021

Couldn't recommend a better place for a girly lunch! Food was fantastic vibes where good quick service and our server Corey-jade went above and beyond! Super friendly and approachable and made sure we had everything we needed! She was a real credit to the restaurant...will definitely be back.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 24 November 2021

Fantastic big smoke burgers, best Tuesday lunch ever, thanks again to Jing world class service, hopefully your boss gives you a pay rise

Date of visit: November 2021
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Response from citypicnic | Property representative |
Hi Dp252, Yes, we cater for Gluten free diets as well as other dietary requirements that people may have. Hope to see you soon.
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  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4