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 Selected Comments in Cheltenham

H Iwanczuk
 Now under new management.
Friday, May 15, 2015Rating: No rosettes

Owen James
 
Under new ownership, fantastic food, friendly staff, excellent range of local ales and an extensive wine list. Large beer garden which holds the sun all day, perfect for the summer months!! Highly recommended!!
Tuesday, May 13, 2014Rating: rosettes

Teddy
 
Great bar staff who will often give you a tip for a sure fire winner.
Saturday, August 18, 2012Rating: rosettes

Reg
 
Gone down hill since baldy man and his cronies took over
Tuesday, August 14, 2012Rating: No rosettes

MR Skeliton
 No Change
No change stiil waiting to be served
Monday, July 16, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Sham
 too long to get served
Tuesday, July 10, 2012Rating: No rosettes

Mary
 So is the Food
Tuesday, May 29, 2012Rating: rosettes

laura
 good
the food was lovely. we have been going to this pub for many years and i'm always very pleased i find the staff polite the atmosphere is lovely and the food we have is always lovely. Nice environment for children to i would definately recommend this to people.
Thursday, May 5, 2011Rating: rosettes

Heather J
 CLOSED
This pub has closed and been converted into flats.
Thursday, April 14, 2011Rating: No rosettes

Heather Johnson
 Change of name
This pub is now called The Ridge. It was refurbished in 2007 and looks great.
Thursday, April 14, 2011Rating: rosettes

Diana
 lovely meal,friendly staff
Sunday, April 18, 2010Rating: rosettes

Phil Buckley
 Got to be the best Blues Venue in Cheltenham
The Wheatsheaf in Old Bath Road Leckhampton is a fantastic place to enjoy food music especialy the Sunday Roast they have the whole family package we all enjoy our nights at the Wheatsheaf.
Keep it up Maurice & Denise
Tuesday, September 30, 2008Rating: rosettes

Patricia Cordon
 buffet after a funeral
lovely buffet if bread hadnt of been mouldy, pub ran out of beer and rum, bad management after a booking of so many people.
Wednesday, August 6, 2008Rating: No rosettes

Helen
 Excellent value for money
We have four children and this is a real treat to be able to eat out, nice surroundings and a good value for money meal. Plently of choice with extras to choose from if you want something a little different. Fast efficient service always with a smile. They cater for all the kids little whims peas not beans etc. We all love going to the clock tower. Well worth a visit.
Thursday, July 17, 2008Rating: rosettes

becky green
 great food and service
We went to the clocktower for a meal as we had been recommended and i would say it was the best place i have been to in a while. The food was excellent and fast. and to add to that it was also a bargain. i could not fault it. Im even going back for my birthday meal.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008Rating: rosettes

Anonymous
 amazing!
Absolutely amazing!
Sunday, June 22, 2008Rating: rosettes

mandy
 
Food good,beer good[expensive though] unattentive barmaids made it a chore to buy a drink
Monday, May 26, 2008Rating: rosettes

craig (23)
 
i have been drinking heavily in this pub for seven years now and can honestly say ive never been so bored in my life , absolutely terrible
Sunday, February 18, 2007Rating: rosettes

monk
 rubbish pub lacks ...... everything
Sunday, February 18, 2007Rating: No rosettes

naomi bryant
 
excellent food in stylish surroundings, just a refurbishment and looks very good, highly reccommend
Monday, January 29, 2007Rating: rosettes

Colin Thomas
 Great Value
The Clock Tower has a great 2 for one offer. The food is fantastic value - with the offer most dished can be had for between 5 and 7. We've been many times and we've not had any complaints.
Sunday, January 21, 2007Rating: rosettes

Ruffus
 very sporting pub
you can see live boxing between the customers most friday and saturday nights.
Thursday, January 11, 2007Rating: No rosettes

julien
 Beehive Inn, nice bees and nice honey
As far the best pub in Chelt'm
Friday, November 10, 2006Rating: rosettes

David Mitton
 Appaling
The last time that I was presented food like today was at Cheltenham Grammar Scchool in 1960.
The vegitable dish had burt on food from last use, the meat was cold, the brocaulli was boiled to match the cauliflour. The excuse was that the meal was'reheadted and that it could not be heated more??
Sunday, September 24, 2006Rating: No rosettes

Mark Worth
 GROVEYHEAD@VENUE
I went to see this band,and was blown away they were exelent,music this good is hard to find especially in cheltenham,theres more to come,so i will be back
Saturday, September 23, 2006Rating: rosettes

will
 need to speak to andy
If anyone knows how to get in touch with andy please let me know. Its urgent..
Friday, September 15, 2006Rating: No rosettes

Tubby
 THE VENUE
I went to the Wheatsheaf Rock'n Blues Club in Leckhampton Tuesday 29th August it must be one of the most organised clubs I have been too well done Mighty Martin
Thursday, August 31, 2006Rating: rosettes

Geoff Ratcliff
 THE VENUE
I go to the Wheatsheaf most weekends for the live music they now have a jamming night the last Tuesday of every month best of all they are stating up a Rock'n Blues Club this has got to be the pub of the year for Live Music
Keep it up folks
Geoff
Thursday, August 31, 2006Rating: rosettes

Miss E A Davies
 Great Service and Great Food
I have visited the clock Tower recently and there has been a change of managerment, the service we recieived was excellent and there was more variety on the menu. as i am a vegaterain i had a large choose of dishes. The staff were all very helpful and friendly and we return on many occassions.
Thursday, August 24, 2006Rating: rosettes

Scott McLean
 IMHO
Coming from a mere colonial. . . , who has spent a lot of time in Cheltenham, this is the best Pub in town!
Monday, August 21, 2006Rating: rosettes

John
 The well
The well is one of the nicest, friendliest pubs in town... great staff and great music, plus some great local bands playing there occasionaly, its a real hit.... though beer prices are often a little high...
Friday, August 4, 2006Rating: rosettes

dc
 Amazing pub
Best pub in england
Friday, July 28, 2006Rating: rosettes

anne
 Well done Maurice
Our reunion was held in the Venue at the Wheatsheaf Pub July 2006. It was the ideal venue - excellent - a good time was had by all. There was plenty of room for dancing, talking and drinking. There is a large garden area leading off the Venue where Maurice housed his BBQ
Thanks to Maurice for all his hard work and we'll see you at the next one. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Friday, July 7, 2006Rating: rosettes

ALBERT
 THE WATER SHORTAGE
DUE TO THE WATER SHORTAGE ALL OUR BEERS ARE AT FULL STRENGTH
Sunday, June 18, 2006Rating: rosettes

ME
 WOT WATER SHORTAGE?
FULL STRENGTH BEER DUE TO WATER SHORTAGE
Sunday, June 18, 2006Rating: rosettes

FINCHY
 A JOY THE DRINK AT AND SO RESONABLY PRICED TOO, DO
A FIRST CLASS VENUE TO SPEND ANY RELETIVES WILL IN
Sunday, June 18, 2006Rating: rosettes

RB
 Not a pub!
This is no longer a pub - it has been converted into two houses.
Sunday, June 18, 2006Rating: No rosettes

Mike
 Good Traditional Pub
Traditional pub, good drink, good company.
Friday, May 5, 2006Rating: rosettes

jimmy learmonth
 superb
for the cheltenham festival it really is unbeatable! during raceweek there are punters, owners, tipsters, trainers they are all in the bar each night! along with the live music and a menu of thai or traditional british food it makes for very busy and enjoyable niights.
Friday, April 28, 2006Rating: rosettes

Alan
 Great Venue
Went to the Wheatsheaf Inn at Old Bath Road in Cheltenham for the New Year Celebrations. Had a very good night, great disco,great buffet and they certainly have a huge function hall for 150 people. Going again on the 24.02.06 to see the Decameron.
Sunday, February 19, 2006Rating: rosettes

R Joseph
 Welsh Underpants
On entering the premesis i was surprised to see a man standing by the bar wearing a pair of welsh underpants singing Delilah! I thought to myself this looks like a good place to have a beer.
Sunday, February 5, 2006Rating: rosettes

Tony Comber
 Rubbish
I would NOT reccomend going there. Me and my wife Jane got rubbish service throught out our stay. We got served by a member of staff who i think was called William who didnt give us our orders. We asked for drinks but they were flat and the food was cold!

So think twice before you go to this pub!
Friday, February 3, 2006Rating: No rosettes

Jo Bloggs
 Toilet Situation
The Two Pigs in Cheltenham has some of the best alternative music in Cheltenham. However, the ladies toilets need some serious help! And it would be nice if the bar staff could make sure theres toilet roll in there! Come on guys dont spoil my night!
Friday, January 27, 2006Rating: rosettes

Big Red
 Fan-dabby-dosey!!!
Enjoy the pool nights alot, really good crowd in there. Great bar staff. Really relaxed atmosphere!!!
Natalie and Paul - Fan-dabby-dosey!!!!
Wednesday, January 25, 2006Rating: rosettes

Robert lowe
 Good beer good foood
Friendy welcome from Landlord chef , good food well served by friendly staff reasoably priced food
fine selectoin of ales good atmosphere, what more do you want? L E D televison?
Sunday, December 4, 2005Rating: rosettes

mike
 good beer, good food, good value
beer, particularly Deuchars IPA, very well kept.
menu not full of pretentious words, but instead offered basic pub food at a very reasonable price. not the place for a special night out, but rather more one for after a long walk or ride.
got exactly what I expected, so left very happy!!!!
Wednesday, November 23, 2005Rating: rosettes

jeff hack
 bad food and service
went for an evening meal for two...cappucinos were cold.....no vegetables with meal ..gravy lukewarm..about half way through meal noticed that remaining lamb cutlet was undercooked with fat almost raw..asked for a replacement chop as I wasn't there for a free meal just a properly cooked one...( and I was told no replacement meal would have been offered anyway ).. waited 20 -25 minutes..no one came so went and found duty manager who I had to explain the whole situation to at length...apparently a trainee was involved .. after another 10 minutes a properly cooked chop was presented ..and a 5 voucher for next time I called..!!
Wednesday, November 9, 2005Rating: No rosettes

E Drew
 Complete fiasco
Food was OK but beware of going with a large party. Took 90 mins to get our desserts. Puds are simple ready-made microwavable things, not needing cooking, but all came at different times, many errors, some people left for an hour after reminders. Very rude trainee kept giving excuses as if that made it Ok. Second part of our celebrations messed up totally because we were all late.
Thursday, November 3, 2005Rating: No rosettes

Toby
 Baggin Dance nights
If your sick of cheesy music and you like fat tunes visit the Well. One of the best underground dance venues in cheltenham.
Monday, September 19, 2005Rating: rosettes

Bill Tupshoe
 Possibly the worst pub this side of Burnley
Rough, dirty, and probably the nastiest place to buy a pint in the country. With an enormous chav element this place is infamous for its 24 hour lock ins and brawls which spill into the street in the wee small hours attracting visitors from miles around to watch the local police arrive and then take hours to hassle the underage drinkers into a meat wagon, total entertainment. I can highly recommend that this example of what makes britain crap be avoided like the plague!
Monday, September 5, 2005Rating: No rosettes

mags
 brilliant music,good atmosphere
it`s a jumping place to be on the weekend and justin is great
Thursday, August 11, 2005Rating: rosettes

Darren Wood
 new name
now known as The Tivoli...no longer gay pub. good selection of wine..sport on TV
Saturday, May 21, 2005Rating: No rosettes

Darren wood
 bulldozed
, this boozer has now been razed to the ground.
Saturday, May 21, 2005Rating: No rosettes

Martyn Hillier
 Wrong address
A very good example of a Cotswold pub, with good food BUT it's not in Cheltenham - it's in Chedworth, nr Cirencester
Wednesday, May 11, 2005Rating: rosettes

Lou
 Ace
wefd
Friday, April 22, 2005Rating: rosettes

warwick parker
 fantastic village pub with great food
this beautiful pub is nestled in the traditional Cotswold village of Kineton
Thursday, February 24, 2005Rating: rosettes

Mr Sullivan
 great local
i am use the pub around 4-6 days a week including food.
i find the atmosphere excellent and the staff very friendly and a bit of banter can be had with them.
the landlord is also a very friendly person too.the food is usually excellent too with large portions and you can chop and change items to suit your needs.
their also seems to be a very wide ranging age group of people there so i guess trying to please everyone is going to be hard
Tuesday, February 15, 2005Rating: rosettes

Mr Davies
 Friendly local
I use this pub on a daily basis and have to disagree with other comments. I find the staff friendly, they always have a laugh and a joke with you. Admitidly I am in my mid twenties and so may not understand the 'older' perspective but i do feel the staff are in no way rude or arrogant. Food is always good and a good selection of beer is available on tap. It is the best pub in the area.
Tuesday, February 15, 2005Rating: rosettes

Jon
 Good lord!
Jim Bob! Is that you! I thought you were dead, man! And was that young Simon with you? Good, good. Excellent. Hope to see you soon... maybe for a snifter in the DoY! Certainly the best pub between the London Inn and that one by the Little Chef out Shipton way. Good show.
Monday, February 7, 2005Rating: rosettes

Jon
 Best Sport bar in cheltenham
Simply the best place in Cheltenham to kick start a cheltenham night out, to relax with the other half or best of all a few pints and watching a big match.
Friday, February 4, 2005Rating: rosettes

Mrs L Kelly
 bad attitudes and loud noise
This is the only pub in walking distance and we used to use it 3 or 4 times a week for food - however the staff behind the bar are becoming increasingly arrogant and rude. The music is often on at the same time as the sports commentary making a completely unbearable cacophony. Also the music suits the staff NOT the customers We are forced to listen to RAP whilst we try to eat! At the times that we go customer age is NOT early twenties - nearer to 50/60+ No contact for the pub group (Giant's Plate) is given on the menu and the staff do not respond to our complaints.
Sunday, January 23, 2005Rating: No rosettes

Dave Hoggins
 wonderful
stopped off here for a drink on the way home, great atmosphere, enjoyed the company, happy bar staff, will be visited again
Monday, December 27, 2004Rating: rosettes

Sandra Davis
 outstanding!
i thought this pub was very nice, the bar men were delightful and the atmosphere was very welcoming. i thoroughly enjoyed the quiz night that Terry Daly organises.
Tuesday, December 21, 2004Rating: rosettes

Simon Peters
 FANTASTIC
I have never seen a pub like this before, and the food is great. I will be going there again soon.
Monday, December 20, 2004Rating: No rosettes

Jim Bob
 Great pub
This pub is the best i have ever seen in my 60 years of life.
Monday, December 20, 2004Rating: rosettes

Robert
 Odd place.
Very pretentious. Crap service and terrible attitude from staff. Not even worth going to anymore. RUBBISH.
Sunday, August 29, 2004Rating: No rosettes

Steve
 Don't bother with this pub anymore
Rubbish. Don't even bother anymore. Used to be one of the best and nicest pubs in the town centre aout 2 years ago, but now that Justin is practically running the place with his shit attitude the place has gone totally down the drain. AVOID.
Sunday, August 29, 2004Rating: No rosettes

Jessica Brewer
 Not to my liking
This pub was not to my liking
Wednesday, July 7, 2004Rating: No rosettes


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