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“Great Food and Great Sports Bar”
Review of Keg & Galleon

Keg & Galleon
Ranked #6 of 35 Restaurants in Margate
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
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Good for: Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff
Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great Food and Great Sports Bar”
Reviewed 9 May 2014

I was visiting my in laws in Feb/Mar this year and coming from Ireland i wanted to see a very important six nations rugby match so having searched various bars in Margate i came across the Keg and Galleon.The first thing i did was to ask the manager if they could show the game and he said no problem 'choose a tv and i'll put it on ', just for the record they have approx 7 tv's ! ( there might have been more?) The waiter was over to me very promptly and i gave an order for some wine and then mused over the bar food menu....they have got such a wide choice , sipping on my wine and waiting for the game to start i was now having difficulty choosing what to eat, i wanted something to nibble on so what to go for??...'surf & turf basket, chicken wings, fishermans basket, nachos, calamari strips, tatoe skins etc etc etc , for the 'hungrier patron' they have a wide variety of burgers, pies, grills, salads , curries, fish & chips and so on...well i eventually chose chicken finger basket and tatoe skins, service was quick and ample portions too, the game started & i was a very happy chappie with my 'belly & palate' satisfied ...we won too which was a bonus...PS we came back a few days later and had main course and again the food was spot on...its not five star dining but what they do ..they do very well....i'll be back

  • Visited February 2014
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“Great place to hang out”
Reviewed 1 May 2014

This is definitely a great place to hang out with friends and family. Also Perfect atmosphere for watching sports. Excellent service from the barman (Dan & Handry)! Keep up the good work

  • Visited April 2014
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Margate, South Africa
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178 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Very popular with tourists”
Reviewed 16 April 2014

A bit pricey for the locals in Margate but the Keg never lets you down. The atmosphere is good, a good place to watch sport and Dan the barman is superb.

Visited April 2014
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Thank GDTravelsMargateRSA
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Cork
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“the keg and Galleon”
Reviewed 10 January 2014

great pub grub in quite a small town, full selection of food, mixed grills, streaks, burgers, chips, be prepared for large portions. Massive tv,s everywhere showing rugby 24/7. Excellent service, reasonable prices

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank Paula B
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Pleasantly surprised ”
Reviewed 3 January 2014 via mobile

We were very pleasantly surprised by the restaurant.Was great service and excellent food.We had a steak topped with cheese etc, steak was good quality and perfectly cooked.Service was friendly and efficient.

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