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THE VIKING BLOG

We are a passionate crew and genuinely love what we do.  Running our pub keeps us on our toes but when we can we like to blog about what we’ve been up to and share our stories.

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TRUE VIKING STYLE

We travel all over the place to make sure The Viking is one of the most exciting pubs around. Here’s some of recent stories.

– Simon x –

 


THE VIKING’S FIRST VOYAGE

- Simon Rimmer will be Captain of an almighty sleepover to Llangollen and Portmerion as The Viking sets sail for its maiden voyage on the 28th & 29th June. That’s right, we’re hosting our first ever Charabanc and we’d love to…

Wirral Headway Dragon Boat Festival

For a second year, Simon and our elite team of Viking sailors at The Viking will be partaking in the Wirral Headway Dragon Boat Race on the 20th May to raise money for The Wirral Headway Charity. The Wirral Headway…

Who said I was drinking alone?! I had Cheese AND wine…

We all know someone who loves to indulge in cheese and wine. If you class yourself as gluttonous, then this night will be right up your street. On Wednesday 24th May, the evening will commence at 7pm. Simon and the…

FIKA…THE ART OF COFFEE & CAKE

Fika is a concept in Scandinavian culture, which simply means "to have coffee with friends". Must be accompanied with a cake, pastry, cookie or pie. Ask us about today's FIKA  Special. FIKA (FEE-KA) We think it’s about time we all…

SPRING AT THE VIKING

The new season brings fresh inspiration to The Viking and we’ve created over 20 new dishes for you to explore. HERE'S A FEW OF OUR FRESH NEW THINGS BREAKFAST RISING With breakfast now served every day, join us from 9am…

“You’re entirely bonkers. But I’ll tell you a secret all the best people are.”

  On Saturday 29th April, we’re inviting you to tumble down the rabbit hole and follow us to our tangled tea party. DRINK ME Our secret punch will be flowing from teapots all evening, and the TWISTED TUBES will be…

Egg-splosive Easter Weekend…

  To chocolate or not to chocolate: that is the question this weekend. Or is it? Here at The Viking Pub we have plenty of eggstraordinary activities this easter weekend! Spring is finally here so this Good Friday we’re launching…

Mother’s Day at The Viking

MOTHERS DAY AT THE VIKING!   Sometimes we forget how truly funny our mother can be ... maybe not intentionally funny, but still hilarious. We've collected funny Mum tweets; text message fails and more to celebrate that special woman in…

NO SNAKES IN THE WIRRAL? – really?

NO SNAKES IN THE WIRRAL? – really? It is often argued that there were never actually snakes in Ireland. St Patrick, best known for his snake chasing antics would certainly have argued otherwise. The Patron Saint himself eradicated the emerald…

Simon welcomes back his first Gourmet Evening of 2017

  WHAT YOU'VE ALL BEEN WAITING FOR - 23RD FEBUARAY Taking the Wirral by storm! Our Simon Rimmer hosts his first Gourmet Evening of 2017 focusing on some of his best vegetarian dishes. Come join us for an amazing night filled with exquisite…