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Brilliant Little Place

I've read some of the other ratings of this pub and I think they're all wrong. When I stayed in... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2012
Great bar

I have been going for over 20 years and have never seen the lager louts/ASBO types/a fight etc etc... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2009
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
14 Jun 2012
“Brilliant Little Place”
28 Apr 2012
“Home from home”
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Reviewed 14 June 2012

I've read some of the other ratings of this pub and I think they're all wrong. When I stayed in Torremolinos, we walked past the bar a few times, until Danny one of the promoters pulled us in. We went in, had a few drinks...More

Date of experience: August 2011
3  Thank ScottyUk11
Reviewed 28 April 2012

Love the place, best Karaoke ever with a fabulous host. Was my 2nd home for a long long time

Date of experience: April 2012
2  Thank John T
Reviewed 31 October 2011

disliked nothing loved owner paul he was amazing singer and host

Date of experience: October 2011
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 27 May 2011

apart from that staff were great, and karaoke good. Staff warned of a couple of rip off merchants hanging around

Date of experience: May 2011
2  Thank pooleb
Reviewed 17 May 2009

I have been going for over 20 years and have never seen the lager louts/ASBO types/a fight etc etc that have been mentioned here. The staff are great and you get all sorts of customers from kids to grannies. Yes, the toilets are a disgrace,...More

2  Thank ash666
Reviewed 1 February 2009

If you like lager louts and screaming girls who are sick on the streets after the inevitable fight between the ASBO customers then this is the place for you. Rough isnt the word for this establishment.It is depressing and shows British behaviour at its worst...More

3  Thank croppedboy
Reviewed 1 February 2009

Ah where to start!!not the worst bar around,its usually lively with music every night. The toilets are a disgrace even by spanish standards, its a real pity they wont bother to fix them up. went to the bar two years running and the jacks still...More

Thank eire_guy24
Reviewed 14 December 2008

a late review as i went the 15th june 2007 to hotel griego mar, and everynight me and my fiance wud end up at this bar haha! all week, we met amazin people, the staff were amazin, and i was gutted to leave there, karaoke...More

Thank badders07
Reviewed 9 September 2008

Visited this pub in August 2008 following "rave" reviews on Tripadvisor. The staff are really nice and pleasant but if this is meant to reflect what a British Pub is like, no wonder its quiet! We stayed for two drinks whilst watching the football and...More

2  Thank suzybobo
Reviewed 20 May 2007

We spent a weekend in Torre for my Best Friends Hen do and every night we found ourselves back in here. We felt so welcomed. The staff were lovely and couldn't do enough to make sure that us girls had a good time! I am...More

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