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The Park View, Brighton

71 Preston Drove
Phone: 01273541663
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Castle (Mitchells & Butlers)

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Steve C left this review about The Park View

The Park View is open from noon every day and closes at 23:00 Sunday through to Thursday and midnight on Friday and Saturday. Food is served until 22:00 every day except Sundays when the kitchen closes at 21:30. Well behaved children are permitted in the main bar area until 17:00, but can linger in the basement bar (which I didn’t visit) or large tiered garden found at the front of the pub until 21:30. The main bar area is U shaped and around the exterior walls are paintings that are available for purchase at a starting price of a princely £100. There was a large student contingent during my Tuesday evening visit, but I got the feeling that this is more of a family pub during the day. I found the barmaid to be very miserable and she looked at me like I’d grown a second head when I asked where the toilets were. Thankfully the Tribute was more agreeable! Harvey’s Best and Doom Bar were also available with two hand pumps being unused. I think that I was the only person drinking ale as everyone else was tucking into the premium draught products. I didn’t spot any televisions, but there was some background music and a weekly quiz was advertised for every Wednesday from 20:00.

I’m not a big fan of these big pubs and the service wasn’t the most welcoming. Maybe I’d give it another chance if in the area as a bit of effort is certainly being made by the management.

On 5th February 2012 - rating: 6
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Map location corrected by john mcgraw
Preston Park, 0.62 miles, 11 min walk (show)
London Road (Brighton), 0.84 miles, 16 min walk (show)
Brighton, 1.72 miles, 33 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Park View, Brighton
5th Feb 2012, 22:26
Review submitted by Steve C
20th Jan 2012, 16:43
Request to add pub to area Fiveways by Steve C approved

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