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The Firkin Doghouse

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Almost the last pub on Union Street

I am not a regular. Only been here twice, once a couple of decades ago and then a few days ago... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Devon, United Kingdom
Makes some effort but nothing special.

Been in here once while walking back from QAB. Mid evening on a Saturday it was not particularly... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2014
Hilly J
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good25%
  • Average38%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
4 weeks ago
“Almost the last pub on Union Street”
8 Oct 2018
“A real boozer”
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174 Union Street, Plymouth PL1 3HL, England
+44 1752 253226
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a regular. Only been here twice, once a couple of decades ago and then a few days ago. It’s a mish mash traditional pub in a poorish area where there is mix of houses and flats, discount supermarkets and a busy road...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Not the prettiest of pubs from the outside but a good atmosphere when entertainment is on. Friendly staff and a pool table

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Robert V
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Staff friendly xx. Great night xx. Good entertainment x. Had a really enjoyable night Xxx. Will return

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank blackweb3
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Fantastic traditional pub. The ladies behind the bar are very welcoming and the regulars are lovely. This is my new local I rate 10/10

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Claire D
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Terrible bar staff. Geordie girl just didn't want to be there. Bad language, looked at me when I was dog dirt when I asked they had any hot food. Clientele also leaves a lot to be desired. Avoid! Very expensive, and service does not justify...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank james198903
Reviewed 15 December 2014

My nephew is only 7, his mother is very irresponsible, she went on a night out and took him along, Unbeknown to us . When we found out where he was we went and got him he was at the firkin doghouse his mother was...More

Date of experience: December 2014
3  Thank bigben653
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Been in here once while walking back from QAB. Mid evening on a Saturday it was not particularly busy but there were enough people in for it to feel OK. Staff were polite and welcoming but I doubt I would come back specially.

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank Hilly J
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Part of the small Firkin chain of traditional pub, usually with bright green and yellow exterior paint and an earthy quip in the name. This is on the main drag of Union Street through a densely populated part of Stonehouse and just a couple of...More

Date of experience: April 2014
4  Thank Terry C
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