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The Dolly Peel

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Step back in time

Proper old pub with a friendly atmosphere. Called in on a rainy Monday afternoon for a quick pint... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Anthony H
The legend of Dolly lives on.

The Dolly Peel pub has been a feature of South Shields long before I was born. It had a reputation... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
sunny south shields
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  • Terrible23%
23 Feb 2018
“Step back in time”
16 Jun 2017
“The legend of Dolly lives on.”
Cosy Traditional Ale House, Comfy Seats In Our Snug Area, Polite Conversation And Happy Helpful Staff. We Serve Real Ales As Well As A Large Array Of Lagers, Wines , Spirits, Ciders, Soft Drinks And If You Require Something Warm Try Our Hot Totty...more
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137 Commercial Road, South Shields NE33 1SQ, England
+44 7518 376694
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Proper old pub with a friendly atmosphere. Called in on a rainy Monday afternoon for a quick pint. Nice and warm and comfortable before moving on.

1  Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The Dolly Peel pub has been a feature of South Shields long before I was born. It had a reputation of been a real ale pub only at times but I've never found this to be the case. I visited with my wife tonight for...More

1  Thank mukhasben
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Very cosy little pub, friendly atmosphere, friendly staff and plenty of beers to choose from. Under new management I believe

Thank SteveLorro
Reviewed 21 November 2016

My wife and I have been visiting the dolly peel since it was converted into a great real ale pub by the late Ken Taylor. It has had a number of tenants since Ken but the quality of the beer has never changed. The Timothy...More

Thank maj1968
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

One world only for this pub and it is amazing! Very friendly staff, amazing range of spirits, wines, bottles, draft and ale! Also dog friendly what a bonus! Not worth anything less than five star ☺️

Thank nicolecain96
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Great pub lovely beer pleasant bar staff will go back every day very good and comfortable seating cozy and warm

Thank bigjohn444
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I really think that the changes made to this little establishment will make the difference to the past unpleasant visits some people may have had. Anyone in the area please feel free to pop in and see that not all barstaff are "foul mouthed" Or...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Great little pub, with a Lovely little atmosphere ... can go along and chat to anyone! Bar staff really friendly and try their best to Please the customers.. always greeted with a smile and they Know most customers by name. Fantastic pub a Real gem...More

1  Thank kerrie h
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Although tucked away this bar is decidedly friendly with real ales being it's speciality. Friendly staff and good beer, a great combination. Suggest you try this pub as the start of a pub crawl down to the mill dam in South Shields

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Called in with my wife about 1530 hrs there were a group of approx 6 males in bar area and about same number in lounge (this is a small pen plan pub) after buying a drink we heard the group of men talking loudly and...More

1  Thank Malcolm T
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