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Celebrity Chef's Restaurant

Advantages: Lovely place to eat and socialise
Disadvantages: None

...My 50th birthday was fast approaching and my family thought we should have some kind of celebration to mark the occasion. I wasn't so sure…were they up to something….if my 40th was anything to go by…a massive banner was hung across the front of my house ...

Wisegirl 18.07.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Barbican Kitchen Brasserie, Plymouth

Great food and service - reservations about the cocktail lounge

Advantages: Great food and attention
Disadvantages: Size of soft drinks served in cocktail bar - poor use of pager system

...booked for 1830 on a Saturday and as we were 20 minutes early we a accepted a pager and went to the cocktail lounge. this was a very comfortable vaulted ceiling bar on the floor above the restaurant. We ordered our drinks and as I was driving wanted ...

johnhwright 17.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Barbican Kitchen Brasserie, Plymouth

You shall have a fishy on a little dishy.....

Advantages: Great food, traditional old pub, amazing views, friendly service
Disadvantages: very small, a bit pricey

...that time of year isn't it? When everyone is off out in groups for Christmas lunches and dinners - we eat, socialise and spend to excess for the sake of the festive season. I generally avoid works 'dos' like the plague as a general rule - they norm ...

jackyann53 21.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Royal George, Appledore

The sea view is not enough,

Advantages: The sea view was excellent,
Disadvantages: The owner's inflexible and offensive management style.

A memorably disappointing evening. The owner's attitude changed from oily to frosty as soon as it was politely pointed out that the limited range of dishes on offer bore little relation to what had been cheerfully promised when the booking was made, One ...

Acquetico 31.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Royal George, Appledore

Delectable dinner but dodgy decor

Advantages: Good food and generous portions. Friendly service.
Disadvantages: No garden. Very quiet and lacking in atmosphere. Old fashioned décor.

The Ashburton Arms was one of the pubs I recently visited during my week’s holiday in South Devon. It’s located in the very tiny village of West Charleton which is about 2½ miles from the bigger and better known town of Kingsbridge in the South Hams regi ...

Bollinger28 03.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Ashburton Arms, West Charleton, South Devon