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“totally depressing”

The John Russell Fox
Ranked #66 of 124 Restaurants in Andover
Price range: US$4 - US$19
Cuisines: British
Description: JD Wetherspoon establishment located in the middle of Andover. Serving breakfast from 07:00-12:00 daily, a wide range of meals from 07:00-23:00 and a vast selection of drinks from 09:00-00:00 daily.
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Description: JD Wetherspoon establishment located in the middle of Andover. Serving breakfast from 07:00-12:00 daily, a wide range of meals from 07:00-23:00 and a vast selection of drinks from 09:00-00:00 daily.
Reviewed 31 January 2014

we called in for lunch and ordered from a very pleasant girl. Sadly the whole atmosphere of this place is offputting. From an army of pushchairs to loud and foul language to dirty plates and cutlery, The food was cold and the whole place felt down market. Its a shame because the staff were fine.

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1  Thank bebopalulae
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Reviewed 24 December 2013

Our group of 4 adults decided to have a meal and a few Christmas drinks on 23rd December.
We arrived at approx. 6pm I remained at the table while others went to order. My partner came back to say they have NO Mexican hot dog as No guacamole, returned a 2nd time No stowford press, a 3rd time NO thatchers Gold so I went to bar and said "so what exactly do you have"
The bar maid was apologetic after all it isn't her fault.
2 Gourmet chicken burgers, a chicken burger( as they didn't have beef burgers!) and veggie burger came to the table and were all cold, they were cold from not being cooked or reheated whatever they do with them!
The bar maid returned with new meals , hot this time and said she cooked them herself to make sure they were right!
It was very quiet even at 9.30 ish when we left. To have bad food and none of this , none of that is a disgrace , a big chain like Wetherspoon should never run out, we were told it was an ordering problem, we think it is lack of staff and lack of customer care on Wetherspoons, not the few staff that are doing the best they can with what they have!
This has really put us off going to a Wetherspoons again!

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1  Thank Dawn A
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Reviewed 16 December 2013 via mobile

Wetherspoons are not maintaining there early promise of good value and service on this occasion 15/12/2013
There no sauces no mushy peas and they always use the excuse that it was a fault of delivery.

Thank Tomi1951
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Reviewed 17 November 2013 via mobile

We ate here when visiting Andover. We have tried Wetherapoona all over England when needing somewhere convenient but this place was awful. No atmosphere, the burgers came out burned, the staff were rude and kep shouting across the pub to each other and joking about their night out. Will not be returning.

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1  Thank Ailene M
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

Apart from the very dark and dingy interior, sticky carpets and permanent smell of toilets which should be enough to put you off, the very slow service and less than tasty food is enough for us to only eat there once. Would not return.

1  Thank Delia01_10
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