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The Speedwell Bar

165 Perth Road, Dundee DD2 1AS, Scotland
+44 1382 667783
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Great Pub

Always a friendly welcome when you visit here. Great variety of gins beers and wines on offer to... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
dundeetravellermrshc
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Super Auld boozer

This bar is worth a visit. Still as traditional as when it was first built. Always a great... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
Scott C
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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165 Perth Road, Dundee DD2 1AS, Scotland
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Always a friendly welcome when you visit here. Great variety of gins beers and wines on offer to name a few. Great atmosphere and all age groups visit Mennies as locals call it after Mrs Mennie who ran it for years. She was a character...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

This bar is worth a visit. Still as traditional as when it was first built. Always a great atmosphere with so diverse customers. From students to OAPs in for a quick half pint. The beer is great and a vaied variety. Wll worth a visit.

Thank Scott C
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Reviewed December 28, 2017

Just called in for a quick Christmas Day pint on our way to lunch. Nothings changed from my last visit, which is good. I live 200 miles away but always try to get here whenever I'm in town. The staff are always friendly, the lager...More

Thank Rhagnar
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Very old style traditional type of pub, very popular. Good selection of drinks in a friendly atmosphere. Staff are always friendly and helpful, nice place for a drink.

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Reviewed September 9, 2017

Quite simply, everything you could want in a pub. Incredible whisky collection, great atmosphere, friendly staff, and even old fashioned porcelain toilets. Never had a bad experience and would highly recommend a drink there.

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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

First hour in Dundee walked intoThe Speedwell Bar ----- amazing!!! Christie and Fraser so welcoming, so knowledgeable regarding places of interest in Dundee.I recommend a visit.

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Reviewed July 28, 2017

Love this pub. I've been visiting Dundee for about 45 years and this pub has never changed. Dark wood panels everywhere. Great looking mirrored bar. I've never known it to be quiet. Always buzzing, shoulder to shoulder, hardly ever a seat to be had [and...More

Thank Rhagnar
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Reviewed April 23, 2017

This is a corner bar pub from a long time ago, although there is very little left, except the toilets , from pubs gone by! The toilets here are famous because the gents is a hymn to Victorian polished brass and white tiles, and the...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Located on Pert Road this old fashioned pub, layout and decor pleasantly quaint, nice staff and relaxing.

Thank Gail J
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Reviewed March 18, 2017

This was my first visit to the Speedwell Bar, but it will not be the last. This is my perfect bar – CAMRA listed, with side rooms and a table reserved on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for impromptu music sessions. There was a time (perhaps)...More

Thank Ian H
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