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The Famous Grapes Pub

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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A good laugh with the karaoke providing the entertainment, unfortunately there was a poor selection... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
David G
Widnes, United Kingdom
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Nothing fancy but steeped in character and history. Centrally located in Mathew Street and worth a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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This was a favorite hang-out for the Beatles and many other rock bands, which also served as a safe haven from their screaming teenage fans.
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25 Mathew Street, Liverpool L2 6RE, England
Central Liverpool
+44 151 255 1525
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the grapes last Friday night with my wife and stepson. I cant understand why theres bad reviews on here about it. All the staff including the doorman were friendly and polite. Karaoke was good and we had a good laugh with the three old...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is rather worn and not very clean. But it sure I've with high priced drinks off The Beatles . John Lennon,Paul McCartney,Ringo Start and George Harrison memories. Well worth a stop.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 17 August 2018

When we entered The Grapes we immediately got the feeling that nothing much had changed in the last 50 years. Yes it's a little shabby and neglected with a distinct whiff of 'Eau de Toilet' but the staff were friendly and the Lager was good....More

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Reviewed 15 August 2018

A good laugh with the karaoke providing the entertainment, unfortunately there was a poor selection of draft lager just the Fosters on tap. Reasonably priced and one of the few pubs I'd bother with in Mathew St.

Thank David G
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

What has happened to the place that gave me so many happy memories in my early twenties? It has only just re-opened and still looks pretty much as it did, never ever any frills, just a solid down to earth boozer in the middle of...More

2  Thank annandstu
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Lively, loud & nice atmosphere one to visit if you want to have fun it's all here on Mathews street karaoke & live music all night long.

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This once great pub had sadly gone downhill , the place stinks like a sewer. The cider was flat snd its just not the pub it used to be

Thank Gordon A
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The rudest bar man I have ever met. Rude to all the customers and then wondered why he was getting problem s. The karaoke host seemed more interested in singing himself than letting customers sing. Was really disappointing as had read good things about this...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Nothing fancy but steeped in character and history. Centrally located in Mathew Street and worth a visit for a beer or two!

Thank GR1UK
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This place has the feel of a classic boozer joint. The kicker is that it retains the booth made famous by a photograph (which hangs next to the booth) of John, Paul, George and Pete having some pints before a gig at the Cavern Club...More

Thank JeffS2563
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Normal UK Licencing Rules are over 16 can go in but cannot buy Alcoholic drinks but can have beer or Cider if accompanied by over 18 and having a meal. Under 16's may be allowed in but it depends on specific conditions for... More