'Pleasantly surprised' man gives jail cell positive Yelp-style review

- If you have to spend a night in jail, a new facility in Birmingham, U.K., might not be a bad option. It’s recently received an impressive TripAdvisor-style review that's been generating plenty of buzz.

A British man wrote the review, in the style of TripAdvisor or Yelp, of the jail cell he spent the night in, and decided the facility in the Perry Barr district of Birmingham was pretty good. The pen-and-paper review was shared on Facebook by Birmingham Police and via a statement on the West Midlands Police website.

“On arrival at perry barr I was impressed by how modern and clean the building looks,” the unnamed 24-year-old reviewer, picked up for “criminal damage” in Erdington, England, wrote. “Once in my cell I was again pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness and decor.”

"I mean it was neutrally decorated to please all parties but done to a high standard,” he added.

From there the letter takes a brief turn towards the gutter, as the reviewer describes a hair, perhaps his own, he found near the toilet.

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