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Requested be closed with reason - Other: Closed says WhatPub - September 2018

Royal Standard, Folkestone

3 Bridge Street
Folkestone
CT19 6HA
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Steve C left this review about Royal Standard

The Royal Standard is a backstreet local’s boozer with a wedge shaped front area that is served by the bar and a thin raised seating area that runs up the right hand side of the bar. There are two dartboards and a pool table, which is pretty good going as this isn’t the biggest pub. There was some low background music playing off the jukebox during my Monday lunchtime visit and I didn’t notice any televisions, although a projector screen was rolled up on the wall.
There were a couple of regulars at the bar who seemed harmless enough and I found the landlady to be very polite.
An open mic night was advertised for the upcoming Thursday evening, but I’m not sure if this is a regular weekly event. Karaoke is hosted here from 18:00 until 21:00 every Sunday and there is a weekly meat raffle, but I didn’t catch the day it is held.
Children under twelve are only permitted if they remain seated in the raised seating area and are off the premises by 19:00.

I thought that this was a friendly pub that I would have no problem returning to.

On 7th June 2013 - rating: 7
[User has posted 3592 recommendations about 3571 pubs]

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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Steve C
Folkestone Central, 0.96 miles, 18 min walk (show)
Folkestone West, 1.71 miles, 33 min walk (show)
Sandling, 6.96 miles, 2 hr 14 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Royal Standard, Folkestone
2nd Mar 2019, 16:23
Request to mark pub as closed by Quinno _ approved
 
2nd Mar 2019, 16:23
Request to mark pub as closed submitted by Quinno _, with included notes: Other: Closed says WhatPub - September 2018

Pub Details

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  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 07 June 2013 by hondo .
  • Darts : Yes - Two dart boards - last updated 07 June 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Jukebox : Yes last updated 07 June 2013 by hondo .
  • Karaoke : Yes - Sunday - last updated 07 June 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 07 June 2013 by hondo .
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 07 June 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 09 May 2014 by Dave McNally
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