Ancient Mariner


A welcoming and spacious Poet's Corner community pub with a wide selection of beers, wine list, and a terrific Thai kitchen open daily.

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Gus & Glen's Keyboard Karaoke
Karaoke at the Ancient Mariner with Glen and Gus! This is LIVE Karaoke - so no midi, no backing tracks, no balls bouncing over the lyrics on…

Sat, 30th Sep 2023 @ 20:30 - 23:00

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Pottery & Pints
Pottery & Pints aims to turn the idea of traditional pottery workshops on its head, bringing something special in the relaxed and informal…

Wednesday 4th October 2023 and 5 other dates

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Irish Music Session
Come and join us at the Mariner from 8pm on the first Thursday of the month for our traditional Irish session, with Jeremy Keith and companyon…

Every 1st Thursday of the month

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Jazz Night
Join the unmissable Mike Potter with a trio from his band, Harry’s Tricks, for their unique take on 20’s, 30’s and 40’s music.  Come…

Every 2nd Thursday of the month from 12th October

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Gift Card
£5 - £50


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • None


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 23:00
Tuesday 12:00 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 23:00
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 0:00
Saturday 12:00 0:00
Sunday 12:00 23:00



Ancient Mariner, Ancient Mariner, 59 Rutland Road, BN3 5FE




  • Cuisine

    This venue serves Thai food.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Indoor and outdoor heated, covered areas Venue Hire 50 100 - - -

Are you looking for the ideal place to host your party?! You can reserve our gorgeous side space with private garden at no cost!

The indoor area comfortably seats 30 guests, or plenty more with standing room. The private garden space is divided into a covered heated area with booths (strictly non-smoking) and an uncovered seating area with flexible tables.

You can place a dinner preorder for your guests, simply order snacks on the day, or our kitchen can organise a fantastic Thai buffet to suit your requirements.

Contact us to discuss your booking at

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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