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The Admiral Benbow

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We call it the dogs pub!

Cater for dogs with people!! Very friendly. Some lovely regulars. Great in the winter and summer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deborah S
A lovely beach side bar

Stumbled on this bar as we walked the dog on the promenade A little gem. Snug inside but with a... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Rugby, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“real ale”(6 reviews)
“ales on tap”(2 reviews)
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The Promenade, Chapel St. Leonards PE24 5BQ, England
+44 1754 871847
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All reviews real ale ales on tap overlooking the beach great wee place a real gem sea front admiral benbow nice decking area well worth a visit pint dog pub ship chapel boozer limes snug
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cater for dogs with people!! Very friendly. Some lovely regulars. Great in the winter and summer with outside seating on the beach.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on this bar as we walked the dog on the promenade A little gem. Snug inside but with a pirate boat opposite on the sands to allow you to sit out. Great view of the seaside. Good beer and lovely cake but no lunchtime...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hgsb14
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Interesting little pub on the sea front, stopped for a hot chocolate whilst passing through.would definitely visit again, lovely

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris G
Reviewed 3 October 2018

What a lovely little find. Walking our dog down the promenade to the dogs allowed section of the beach we happened across this place. We thought we'd pop in and have a drink. Wow, our dog was better provided for than we were, it was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic pub on the beach. Open sea views, out in the winter. Decent guest beers all the time, dog-friendly and staff are good fun. Love it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Came across this by accident. They do an awesome hot chocolate. We had 2 hot chocolates and a pint for less than £10. Good value! Very clean and the man was keeping on top of cleanliness which was nice to see. Would come again, lovely!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helen R
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This seaside town was visited by my family regularly about 25 years ago and on a visit came across this pub which used to be public toilets. There is a nice decking area to sit and people watch. Staff and tourists all very friendly, would...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank oakley2013
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great, award winning pub that is very dog friendly with doggie beer, ice cream and snacks available for pampered pooches. The building is on the prom and used to be the public conveniences! But well converted and has a "ship" built on the beach opposite...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Lovely friendly place, perfect after a long walk. Great service and clientele that was a mixture of locals and holiday makers. Our second visit and it was as good as the first, which has prompted this review. Hard to beat in terms of location, real...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jkg2007
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Great selection of drinks in a perfect spot with very friendly staff. Fantastic views of the beach and dog friendly.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joan H
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9 March 2018|
Response from maggyuk |
Is it open in march