10 places you used to drink in Barry

These are the places you definitely got drunk in Barry, before they closed down or got renamed………..

Bindles

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We think if Bindles was still around, it would be thriving right now. Just think of those summer nights and the spectacular views of the Knap beach.

Eze Bar

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Before closing, it was popular with the ‘older’ crowd. Who remembers getting the bus to Eze Bar 2?

Friars / Bostons / The Gallery / Eze 2

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Many a name change for this club. Without a doubt most of Barry over the age of 24 at least spent some time here, falling down the stairs drunk, slipping on the dancefloor, or smoking out the back!

Horatios

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Before Cubanas, and now Hubanas. You know you went here first, then the ship, before heading over to the Island.

The Addy

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Originally named ‘The Wenvoe Arms’. Now Nisa Local.

The Royal

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Now Tesco, with koppenberg 3 for £5.

The Windsor

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Formally known as the Zoo, was a big pub for Cardiff City Supporters, way back when. Closed in January 2015.

Dolphin

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Literally the place to be on a Saturday between 2000-2003. It closed, opened half up, closed, re-opened and then closed again. Now Just sitting there, empty on Barry island. What a waste.

The Victoria Hotel

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Demolished.

The Rom

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Now spoons, and usually the last stop before heading into Cardiff.

Marine Hotel

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Now flats. It seems like most of the pubs on the Island are gone!

OK, we may have missed a few, what about the Paget Inn, The Railway, Buffs… any others?? Anyone have any pictures?

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