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Gipsy Moth

$$ - $$$
Gastropub, Bar, British
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Colonnades 619 Purley Way, Croydon CR0 4RQ, England
+44 20 8649 9326
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

All the carvery is FRESH cooked , vegetables fresh , everything smells fresh and have a nice taste that makes you to come again . I will come again with my friends ...

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Banstead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

took mother in law here for bday ive never been so disgusted or upset or embarrassed to be in some were ,place was filthy staff didn't care no management on site

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Thank Curran_75
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as it was close to the hotel, waited at the bar for a long time, service was chaotic and people were being served out of turn with only 1 member of staff serving drinks and taking food orders. The food was okay, but would not recommend the carvery as all the veg was frozen. The beer was not... More 

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Thank Tom M
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was awful, decor awful, staff awful. Wouldn't recommend this to anyone. Staff asked where we were sitting, I said no table number available then a heated discussion between myself and bar man

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Thank Andy C
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friday 24th February. Having placed our order at 7:30 for starters and main course we were asked if they could serve it all together. Having said no we then waited 30 minutes for the starters. Eventually the main course came, at 9:05 we tried to place an order for dessert and coffees we were told in a very curt way... More 

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Thank Keith G
london
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Where do I start? - in all my life I have never had such a bad experience. Went today for a girls lunch. My friends have been here many times before but they said that the last time wasn't great but they were prepared to try it again. We are all very polite ladies and used to eating out regularly.... More 

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Thank PennyG1
Durham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The painstaking process of watching an Indian fellow tying to pull 2 pints whilst still wearing his coat (gotta be a first for a barman?), he took over 5 @ 1/2 pints to get the 2 we ordered and seemed to have no clue or concept of pint pouring or wastage?? Took a glance at the "carvery" literally everything had... More 

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Thank Jonnybs
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Went over for sisters birthday to start with had to find a table that was clean but all were very dirty and sticky even the chairs were broken and dirty. we order the carvery most of the food under cooked and very dry . Order a bottle of wine but every glass the barmaid picked up was dirty. The toilets... More 

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Thank Katherine G
Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Poor service from a bar tender who clearly had no idea. Food from the carvery was a disgrace, everything had obviously been there all day. All dried up, had a film of skin over it & completely inedible. Baby change had no change unit or mat, so had to change my son on a dirty floor.

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Thank Mrsbindurham
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice since the new management have taken over and it's gone down hill. Food is still nice but we was told to get our own menu's and sit down! Only decent person was the man who used to work there and has returned. Shame the management don't have more staff like him. He's a credit to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, British
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Colonnades 619 Purley Way, Croydon CR0 4RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8649 9326
Description
At Gipsy Moth, traditional Free House and Carvery the choice of hand pulled fine ales and wines are better today than ever before, and the quality of our food is outstanding. Chalk- boards on the wall display a host of recommendations. Fresh farm assured British Carvery is the house specialty, but whether you choose the same enthusiasm and commitment will be put into created the perfect dishes, just for you! The Gipsy Moth operates full table service all across the restaurant and bar area.

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