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“Vile atmosphere, terrible management” 1 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Merebrook

The Merebrook
Ranked #5 of 54 Restaurants in Bromborough
Price range: US$4 - US$12
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Grill
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Buffet, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: We have a large function room available for hire free of charge, although in some cases a small deposit may be taken. We have good links with local business who provide entertainment, sweet carts and room dressing. Call to enquire. You can enjoy a relaxing meal in a family friendly environment, or head into the bar and shoot some pool, watch a variety of sports or just chat with some mates.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Vile atmosphere, terrible management”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014

I am utterly disgusted by the attitude of Charlie who claims to be in charge, although I believe she is only the land lady's daughter, she has completely ignored numerous customers requests to watch the World Cup football and instead switched the TV to Aljazeera! Make no wonder the pub is empty on a Saturday night....

Visited July 2014
8 Thank Kava1234
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Merebrook123, Manager at The Merebrook, responded to this review, 7 July 2014
I'm terribly sorry you feel this way, and CHARLEY is a duty manager, following clear instruction. We have 3 other TVs in a separate bar area. All feed back is taken on board, but if you are unhappy I can do nothing but apologise, but my staff and team are only acting upon Instruction.
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English first
Exeter, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Don't judge by the cover!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014

It would be easy to be put off by the utilitarian 1970s structure and the need to pay in the car park. But an oasis can be found within and the parking is refunded (situated next to rlwy stn and had problems with commuters filling car park)

Visited June 2014
3 Thank FamilyRover
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Average at best”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Food and service were ok. Nothing was great, nothing was awful and the prices were reasonable. A little more effort at being welcoming from the staff would raise the mood a bit.

Look around, there is better in the area.

3 Thank Mike T
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“problem solved”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

I visited with my family for a birthday meal today the steak was little tough fish was okay very average they forgot the 2 Yorkshire puddings with the large Sunday lunch & by time they came meal was going cold we spoke to manager she was very apologetic & offered us 4 free sweets :)

1 Thank Jennifer W
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74 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Scruffy staff, trampy locals”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014 via mobile

Very poor food, pub full of immature little scallies in dirty tracksuits. Not good at all. The food tastes like it's been microwaved and the bug barmaids attitude stinks, almost as bad as her armpits

12 Thank battyg123
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