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The Pound Pub

5-7 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
+44 1636 707018
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible48%
3 Mar 2017
“Horrible, Horrible”
31 Jul 2016
“Cheap pub ”
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Pub, British
5-7 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

There are, shall I say, a certain clientele who go here, yes it is cheap beer but this place has nothing else to offer. Traditional spit and sawdust pub nothing else apart from the cheap beer to recommend the place - Sorry but I say...More

Thank Red_Admiral_R06
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We have been going in this pup for about 2 years and yes you get what u pay for. Today as normal we walk in with are 2 dogs only to be told they now don't allow dogs anymore. I could understand if this was...More

3  Thank Shaun B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We visited this pub twice in the summer. As other writers have said, the pound is for half a pint of draught beer, but there were also some bottles at £1. We didn't expect much for the price paid, but it was actually okay There...More

Thank MartynWCreswell
Reviewed 20 December 2016

...oh dear, oh dear. Avoid. I am struggling to say much that is positive here. It seems to be a watering hole for those not, erm, in steady employment and there really isn't much more to add. Unless price is really critical to you (and...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Were do I start me and my daughter. Went out for a few drinks last night and we thought. We would go to the pound pub as we got there we got told we was barred what for had no idea there would not give...More

2  Thank susan196381
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The pub needs a complete revamp as it's showing wear and tear big time , everywhere you look inside and out . Certainly not somewhere you'd go for a quiet pleasant drink , but I do use it for a very cheap starting point on...More

2  Thank Kevendy
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Been here before and yes it's not a posh place and I do not use the toilets at all , but if your after a cheap pint then your in the right place . It could do with a spring clean plus the locals are...More

2  Thank BMorriss
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Wasn't even in for 5 minutes and we were pressured to buy a drink or get out. Very quiet though in the afternoons, would not come back had better service in a weather spoons in London at prime time

4  Thank samb1590
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I reviewed this place a year ago when it had just become a pound pub and said I would return in a year to try it again. I did just that a couple of weeks ago and if anything it's become worse. The smell of...More

5  Thank mikey951r
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Worst pub in Newark, Ok if you like to be stared at as soon as you enter till the time you leave! Foul mouthed and loud customer, usually already had too much. Outside ashtrays had babies dirty nappies in! Stairs to the toilets need cleaning,...More

3  Thank I_was_ere_today
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Restaurant Details

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Pub, British
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7 Castle Gate, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 707018
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