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Den Engel

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Bar, Belgian, European, Pub
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23 Saint Edward street, Leek, England
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here some time ago and wanted to give it another go as was disappointed by both the stark decor and the rude staff. Well they have done a bit to try and make it more "soft" but it doesn't hang together. Grey and dull with no imagination - cheap and half hearted. The restaurant is totally lacking in atmosphere.... More 

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Leek, England, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Found nestled away in leek this bar is a great place for a couple of leffe blondes, affligems or a whisky or gin board. And the fish and chips are fabulous. Some great whiskys and unusual,gins which can be taken with different fruits. So happy we have this in our little town

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Thank chiefie64
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Afflegem Beer in here is a great drink. This is worth a five star 👍 6.8% at £2.70 per drink. The locals are friendly and Den Engel is at the heart of Leek Town Centre.

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Thank Paul L
Cheadle, stoke on trent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Always pop in here when in leek though the place has the atmosphere of a morgue the beer is well yummy so I'll continue to go there & TBH I'm beginning to find the scowling landlady quite funny 🎃❤️️😂

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Leek, United Kingdom
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327 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Unfriendly, unwelcoming, unpleasant that' sums up the owners of Den Engel, shame really because the concept and the beers n gins are great.

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2 Thank Gary S
Cheshire
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The bar has a tapas day on the first Sunday of each month. You can have 3 for £10, or £4 per portion. We visited mid-afternoon and there was just one of the choices which had run out. We had 9 in all and whilst they were very nice, they are perhaps a bit over-priced for the portion size. I... More 

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Thank PWStaffordshire
Leek, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

There has been a recent refurbishment which has been long overdue but the owners seem to be clawing the cost of this back through their extortionate prices. I had a half pint of Dark Star at my last visit and it was £2.50 making it £5 a pint. Anywhere else this would be £3.50 for a pint and I pay... More 

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Thank Awesomedave1982
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113 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I like this place. The bar is great plenty of choice and great clean refreshing draughts. Nice ambience. Lovely people and welcoming.

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Thank mrskellyjones78
Shefford, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

As a fan of Belgium beers I was taken aback whilst exploring Leek town centre to stumble across a Belgium beer bar. As it was a late afternoon I popped in and asked the lady owner if she minded me bringing my 7 yr old daughter in with my wife. The welcome was very warm and friendly (surprised by some... More 

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Thank Terry S
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Cracking food here and not to expensive either for the quality, some Saturdays they do a lunch special and I had fish and chips it was first rate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Belgian, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Saint Edward street, Leek, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Leek
Description
Belgian bar

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?