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33/34 Market Place, Boston PE21 6NH, England
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Skegness, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

ordered a big breakfast and lasagne well what can I say even the waitress pointed to the lasagne and said this is the way it has come out come out of what breakfast well oh my god eggs looked as if they had been stood for hours bacon half cooked I would not like to say how old the mushrooms... More 

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Thank Joyce B
England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

2 of us visited here for lunch. It was relatively quiet, so we thought we would pop in here for a quick bite. The ordering process was average, the grumpy man behind the bar did take a while to serve us as he was busy chatting to already served regulars. When receiving the drinks, one was slammed down so hard,... More 

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3 Thank D D
Lincolnshire
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Ordered 'Chicken Strips with barbecue sauce' for £4.50 The member of bar staff that took my order, instead of handing the change across the bar, chose to walk the long distance around the bar, fingering this and that on his slow ramble to the customer side of the bar. Only to be reminded by myself, that there was change due.... More 

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1 Thank Tudzie
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46 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

It was my idea to go to this place after Weathers as I don't like the wine bar, which is pretty much all the town has on offer. The owner thinks because he owns this and Assembly Rooms he can't pluck prices from thin air. £9.40 for a lager and a cider black. The black used was clearly Asda Smart... More 

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1 Thank 28jbkh28
Stafford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

The rebrand seems to have improved the service and the quality of the food since it operated under the Wetherpoons flag. Definitely a decent spot for lunch or breakfast

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1 Thank Aaron KD B
Boston, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Somewhat grim, verging on rough, inside. Food was pretty average, not terrible but wouldn't think of returning really. Barstaff were friendly.

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1 Thank teresa a
Peterborough, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Avoid this place at all costs. Visited on Sunday (23rd Aug) with my partner, partner's mum and our 2 week old baby. Ordered three jacket potatoes with two pints of orange and lemonade and one pint of lager....for £30. But it was Ok as it was a Sunday and there seemed little else on offer in the town. An hour... More 

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3 Thank Sean H
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

After changing their name to 'The Folly', this literally have them an excuse to put all their prices up. £3.55 it cost for a single gin & lemonade....when they call it a dash of lemonade they meant it. It was served in a tiny glass with so much ice their wasn't barely room for lemonade. I wouldn't of minded paying... More 

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1 Thank Cata854
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

In contrast to the previous posts, i find it hard to see the downsides to this pub, as a regular visitor to Boston (i'm Irish) i have always found not only the staff to be attentive and courteous, but also very pleasant and engaging in banter, something i see the other local pubs lack in, hence I've made it my... More 

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Thank Robert C
Boston, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

Weird set up...staff cant find items on till so they order you something different and thinks thats ok....i ordered the steak sandwich with onions...i just got 2 slices of thin brown bread...probably a cheap value brand..the steak was ok.but no onions...no garnish and appeared to be cut with a blunt knife...i could have made that myself...i did mention to bar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33/34 Market Place, Boston PE21 6NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Boston
Description
A Smith and Jones Pub

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?