NEW BRIGHTON

PubBeerCommentsLocation
Albion Hotel Closed.
Not visited.
Albion Street / Mount Road
Anchorage Closed. Night club.
Not visited.
Marine Promenade / Waterloo Road
Bobby's John Smith's / 1664, Foster's, Stella A plain but nice modern plastic bar. The food looks good. Tables in the courtyard at the front for when the weather is nice.
Last visited 2004.
Marine Promenade / Waterloo Road
Clarence Hotel Hand pumpguests, Worthington / 4X, Carlsberg, Grolsch A splendid wood panelled and fake beam interior (in contrast with the rather plain exterior) in this very popular two bar food oriented pub. People were queuing for tables in the separate dining area when I visited on a Sunday afternoon. The menu looked good.
Last visited 2006.
89 Albion Street / Meadow Street
Club Royale (Chelsea Beach) Night Club
Not visited.
Victoria Road
D'Arcy's (D'Arcy Monaghan's)
Not visited.
Marine Promenade / Rowson Street
Harbour (Commercial)
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Hand pumpBlack Sheep A tiny bar side looking a little tatty in this street corner local. There's also a small, comfortable, well cared for lounge to the rear, with bell pushes for waitress service. The Commercial was a Cain's pub when I visited in 2006. Returning in 2012 I found the brewery connection had gone, but little else had changed apart, perhaps, for a coat of paint. The barmaid advised me that the shortest route from the bar side to the gents is via the street.
Last visited 2012.
Grosvenor Road / Hope Street
Little Brighton Inn
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Boddingtons, Tetley, Trophy / 4X, Carlsberg, Stella The pretty, traditional two-sided interior is very well cared for. The small beer yard has an aviary. When I visited on a Wednesday afternoon the pub was empty. Noted shut in 2014.
Last visited 2004.
Rowson Street / Mount Pleasant Road
Magazine
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Hand pumpBass, Stones / Carling, Stella A very nice friendly multi-roomed pub with low ceiling timbers and an excess of toby jugs and horse brasses, serving a wonderful pint of Bass.
Last visited 2003.
Magazine Brow
Nag's Head Tetley, Trophy / 4X, Heineken, Stella A pleasant well cared for pub with one knocked through room. The standard plastic decor matches the standard plastic ales. Pool table.
Last visited 2004.
Rake Lane / Osborne Avenue
Oceans Night club.
Not visited.
Marine Promenade / Waterloo Road
Old Tavern Club
Not visited.
Magazine Lane / Greenbank Avenue
Peggy Gadfly's John Smith's, Tetley / Carling, Carlsberg, Foster's, Stella One hand-pump not in use in this dark atmospheric wooden-floored Irish-style pub which has a number of rooms but only one counter.
Last visited 2003.
Victoria Parade / Mason Street
Perch Rock
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Hand pumpOtter Bitter, John Smith's One very narrow bar at the front plus a two room lounge part with waitress bell pushes (not apparently in use) and no counter. The entrance lobby has a nice "Yates's Manchester Ales" mosaic in the floor. The cask John Smith's was undrinkable when I visited in 1999 - no wonder all the regulars were ordering "smoothflow". More recently I enjoyed a fine pint of Otter Bitter.
Last visited 2012.
Hope Street / Grosvenor Road
Pilot Boat
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Hand pumpCains, Hand pumpguests, Hand pumpLandlord, Hand pumpPedigree The interior of this pleasant pub serving excellent ale is nicely done, if a little chaotic.
Last visited 2003.
Fort Street
Queens Royal
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Hand pumpvarious, John Smith's / Carling, Stella The Queens Royal is a hotel, not a pub, but it has an excellent bar with friendly staff serving quality real ales. Nicely decorated and well cared for inside with some good plasterwork on the ceiling. The menu looks good.
Last visited August 2014.
Marine Promenade / Rowson Street
Railway John Smith's / 4X, Carling A nicely looked after interior in this large two bar pub with friendly locals. The hand pump was not in use when I visited. There is no access between the plain bar side and the nicely done lounge side.
Last visited 2006.
Victoria Road / Grosvenor Road
Redcaps
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John Smith's, Tetley / Carlsberg A nice interior with a wooden floor in one bar plus side and back rooms. The large front windows afford a view of the street and the fort and water beyond. The three hand pumps were not in use when I visited. Closed when I passed in September 2006.
Last visited 2003.
Marine Promenade / Victoria Road
Sandridge
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Hand pumpJohn Smith's, John Smith's, Tetley / 1664, Foster's The very pleasant and comfortable lounge side of this two bar pub retains some original 50s dark wood panelling.
Last visited 2004.
1 Rowson Street / Sandridge Road
Ship Hotel John Smith's, Tetley / Carling, Foster's A large split level pub with one bar plus a side room and a large room to the rear which was closed on my most recent visit. Rather plain and perhaps a little threadbare in places, but clean and comfortable nonetheless. They'd run out of Guinness when I visited.
Last visited 2012.
Victoria Parade / Virginia Road
Stanley's Cask
GBG
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Hand pumpguest, Hand pumpJohn Smith's, Hand pumpTheakston Cool, Hand pumpYoungers IPA / Foster's The front room is served only from a hatch, and there is a bar and a lounge behind. The nice decor includes a fake beam ceiling which is covered in hundreds of pump clips, and a quarry-tiled floor.
Last visited 2004.
Rake Lane / Osborne Avenue
Talulah's
Not visited.
Rowson Street / Victoria Road
Telegraph
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Hand pumpBass, Hand pumpBoddingtons, Hand pumpCastle Eden, Hand pumpOld Speckled Hen, Flowers / Carlsberg They serve fine beer in this very nice traditional two room pub with a pleasant open modern extension. The large beer garden is full of tables.
Last visited 2004.
25 Mount Pleasant Road / Sandrock Road
Traveller's Rest Tetley / 4X A rather nice wood panelled interior to this one roomed corner house hidden behind D'Arcy Monaghan's. Popular with locals.
Last visited 1999.
Rowson Street / Wellington Road
Victoria Closed and demolished.
Not visited.
Albion Street / Portland Street
Walker
Not visited.
Hope Street / Grosvenor Road
Wetherspoon's The Master Mariner (RJ's) (Playa$ Lounge) This pleasant, busy, smaller than average Wetherspoon's featured better than average service on my visit, and the food was good.
Last visited August 2014.
Marine Promenade / Waterloo Road