Pub Guide: Home And Away Games

Discussion in 'Match Day' started by Arthur Daley, Jan 23, 2007.

  1. Arthur Daley

    Arthur Daley Guest

    will appear here shortly;D
     
  2. Chewitt

    Chewitt Forum Extraordinaire

    Pub Guide

    Any infomation you have for pubs regarding forthcoming games home OR away then please post on this thread.

    Thanks.
     
  3. Arthur Daley

    Arthur Daley Guest

    West Ham

    Just To Repeat, West Ham.

    The Hamilton Hall At Liverpool Street Station.

    Duke Of Edinburgh Upton Park Station

    Queens Pub Next To The Market, And Upton Park Station.
     
  4. crazylegz' back again

    crazylegz' back again First Year Pro

    Arthur this is awful!
     
  5. Fitz

    Fitz Squad Player

    Pre game and post game activities are very different here due to the predominance of the automobile as the primary mode of transpo. We mostly go to the parking lot hours before and sit there whilst BBQing and drinking beer until game time. When the game wraps up, we continue again back at the lot until the driver sobers up and then depart. So different...

    What are the pubs & places most likely to be visited by Hornets fans on the way to or from games at the Vic? What are the places like? Atmosphere? Clientele? Rabidness of Watford support? What's the favorite?

    Maybe if I can get my ass to London someday I'll make a visit to them all...

    From the banter here & at the official late lamented boards, I know of a:
    Red Lion...

    Moons...
     
  6. darave8

    darave8 Forum lucky person

    So where is the best pubs at villa?
     
  7. watfordkevin

    watfordkevin Academy Graduate

    not easy mate. the normal away fan pubs for a league game, will be for this match, man u pubs.

    so i would try the pubs, and club behind the holte end, or drink one train stop before the ground, or the city centre.

    all pubs will charge to get in, even the villa home pubs.
     
  8. orn2000

    orn2000 Reservist


    I dont think ive ever actually thought about a pub in this way before. A pub has always just been a pub to me. Its quite hard to describe if youve never been as it is well different to those american bars.
     
  9. skeggyhornet

    skeggyhornet Reservist

    waking away from the holte end towards the motorway bridge go under that and keep going towards the big block of flats pub opposite
     
  10. Rookery_'Orn!

    Rookery_'Orn! Squad Player

    you gonna be in there?

    Where is everybody drinking tomorrow?
     
  11. stgeorge

    stgeorge Guest

    Vicarage road. Pubs for away fans.

    Please sticky this.

    Macs Bar, the nearest pub to the ground for away fans.5 mins walk

    http://www.beerintheevening.com/pubs/s/16/16341/Macs_Bar/Watford

    Moon Under Water, a weatherspoons pub

    http://www.beerintheevening.com/pubs/s/16/1615/Moon_Under_Water/Watford

    this link will cover the other pubs, and bars near the ground.

    http://www.beerintheevening.com/pubs/results.shtml?l=watford

    :eek:PLEASE NOTE, AS WITH ALL OTHER GROUNDS, SOME PUBS ARE FOR HOME, OR AWAY FANS ONLY, AND THIS SITE DOES NOT ALWAYS MAKE THIS CLEAR. THIS RULE, MAY ALSO CHANGE IN WATFORD AFTER THE GAME, FOR HIGH PROFILE MATCHES, OR ON POLICE ADVICE. IT IS MEANT AS A GUIDE ONLY:eek:
     
  12. cazgoodwin66

    cazgoodwin66 Forum Tall Person

    :]]:]]:]]:]]
     
  13. rowwseat 80

    rowwseat 80 Reservist

    we found a little sports centre with an upstairs bar
    Stella £1.89 ;)
    quite far from the ground but cheap
     
  14. Echo

    Echo Squad Player


    :dismay:
     
  15. rowwseat 80

    rowwseat 80 Reservist

    Not a Stella fan Faith???
    Maybe a G&T :]]
     
  16. Echo

    Echo Squad Player

    um -no!! Prefer white wine actually!
     
  17. darave8

    darave8 Forum lucky person

    a bit late :]]
     
  18. rowwseat 80

    rowwseat 80 Reservist

    Well i know that!
    Just in time for next season tho ;):]]
     
  19. Fitz

    Fitz Squad Player

    From almost three years ago and still a good question!
     
  20. watfordbazza

    watfordbazza Academy Graduate

    so where do most of the watford fans drink now
     
  21. virgin

    virgin First Year Pro


    Moons is a decent bet usually
     
  22. Defunct

    Defunct First Team

    Cheap beer yes, but if you don't want to wait 30 minutes to be served then don't go there.
     
  23. red rose reds

    red rose reds Academy Graduate

    burnley away

    If anybody whose going to Burnley on Saturday wants a pre match pint (and lunch) go in the Cricket Club (now the official away fans pub at Burnley) - which now has 3 bars open on match days. Its right next to the football ground and has a large car park. A number of the pubs around Turf Moor and in the town centre and not safe for away fans (Burnley still has a hollie mob) so stick to the Cricket Club bars and you will be ok.
     
  24. italiahorse

    italiahorse Academy Graduate

  25. AndrewH63

    AndrewH63 Reservist

    Macs bar is now back to being the Oddfellows Arms
     

  26. Carluccio's. Nice bottle of Montepulciano with a selection of antipasto. It's the Watford way.
     
  27. HeurelhoGomesBaby

    HeurelhoGomesBaby Academy Graduate

    This thread hasn't seen much action, I think it should be renamed Ben Watson.

    Anyway, where do Hornets go for a pint on Saturday at West Brom?
     
  28. Relegation Certs

    Relegation Certs Squad Player

    I think we're going to the vine.
     
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  29. Leighton Buzzer

    Leighton Buzzer First Year Pro

    The Old Joint Stock in Brum is my chice as they serve Fullers ESB. Last two seasons WBA away, there have been a few of us Horns in there.
     
  30. Meh!

    Meh! Pre-Dictator

    This should be unpinned. It's outdated and only covers about 4 grounds.
     
  31. Leighton Buzzer

    Leighton Buzzer First Year Pro

    Or perhaps we should start using it again.
    A pub guide should not be outdated, unless any of the said pubs have changed in some way, or closed for some reason.
     
  32. Meh!

    Meh! Pre-Dictator

    Or a team has moved grounds!
     
  33. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Then press report and tell the moderators. They might not see your post.
     
  34. Leighton Buzzer

    Leighton Buzzer First Year Pro

    Yes, that as well, unless you don't mind a long walk.
    I use The Moon In The Square when we play at Bournemouth. I love it but the drawback is the 30min. walk to the ground.
    I know Bournemouth have not moved, just referring to the walk.
    I use the Wetherspoons Potters Wheel in Swansea, that's a decent walk also.
     
  35. Leighton Buzzer

    Leighton Buzzer First Year Pro

    No, let's start using again, before all away games, this could be a very useful thread, and is under used.
    Problem is that we tend to talk about pubs under the match thread, which is alright for the given match. The advantage of this thread is that you could have all the pub details to hand.
     
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