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The Bald Buzzard Alehouse

6 Hockliffe Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1HJ, England
+44 7581 146491
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A little gem

This place is gorgeous and a “must visit”. Lots of real ales and really friendly atmosphere... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LucyDeano
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Welcoming!

We have been to this fabulous little place 3 times now, the last time was on Saturday night, we had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Niki D
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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The Bald Buzzard Alehouse is Leighton Buzzards first Micropub opened July 2015 An independent freehouse selling beer straight from the cask from leighton buzzard brewery, Hornes brewery in bow Brickhill plus two guest ales on a rotational basis. We also sell Tutts clump cider, wines, prosecco and "Mocktails" which are alcoholic free cocktails. Traditional bar food also available
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“micro pub” (8 reviews)
“real ale” (7 reviews)
“ale house” (3 reviews)
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6 Hockliffe Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1HJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is gorgeous and a “must visit”. Lots of real ales and really friendly atmosphere. Really nice outside seating area.

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Alison B, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to this fabulous little place 3 times now, the last time was on Saturday night, we had a very disappointing meal nearby and thought we'd end the night with a little pint. It was lovely to be in the company of welcoming...More

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Phil T, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon Cheers Phil/ali

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited after a hard days gardening for a well deserved beer. The bar is small and friendly I liked being able to see the beer kegs behind the glass doors. The beers were excellent and being able to get take aways just added to the...More

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Alison B, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

THANKYOU for your review.... hope we see you again soon. Cheers phil & Ali x

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for the first time and it will not be the last. What a quirky little pub. The place is tiny but that makes it all the friendlier. Marvelous selection of ales and beers and ciders... A small selection of food is available but...More

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Alison B, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

THANKYOU for your review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed your first visit to our Micropub. Hope to see you again soon 🍻

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

I grew up nearby so called The Bald Buzzard a few weeks ago to ask if they could host a dozen of us for a 40th Birthday party for a couple of hours. From the start Ali and all the staff were exceptionally friendly and...More

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Alison B, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

You were all very welcome. Hope you will return. Best wishes phil & Ali

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Whenever we get a kid free couple of hours we try to fit in a beer/cider here. Real friendly vibe. Everyone knows everyone. Even first time visitors are welcomed in to the conversations, with the locals. If you are visiting leighton buzzard this is a...More

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Phil T, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thanks for your review, hope to see you again soon. Ali hasn't made scotch eggs for a while, they will be returning in the summer, in the meantime I highly recommend our hand raised pork pies sourced locally, they are very big and extremely tasty....More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Real ale pub, always busy, great variety of beers and porters, got to be worth a visit when in Leighton

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Phil T, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thanks for your review. See you again soon Cheers phil & Ali

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

first micro I visited. Not sure what I was expecting but it’s not bad. Quite a community vibe with people popping in and out for a chat with the landlord. Had about 5 ales and a few cask/box ciders on. The ‘cellar’ is on show...More

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Alison B, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

THANKYOU for your kind review Alison

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a very small ale house selling locally sourced bespoke beer, this is well worth a visit,the beer is kept under superb conditions and it shows. If you are ever in Leighton Buzzard drop in for a pint you won't regret it.

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Phil T, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Cheers, hope to see you again soon Phil & Ali

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in one afternoon, lovely little place, great cask ales and cider, very quaint little place, with lots of character, fairly quite when i visited , but it 2.30 on a Tues afternoon, I'm not local but i would love to return in the evening,...More

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Alison B, Owner at The Bald Buzzard Alehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017
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theperkys
11 January 2016|
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Response from Alison B | Property representative |
You are more than welcome to have a table reserved if you so wish Just contact us and let us know the date and time and consider it done Cheers
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