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The Boltmakers Arms

117 East Parade, Keighley BD21 5HX, England
+44 7428 726668
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Great pub

Fantastic pub anybody would love it They do complete range of Timothy Taylor beers Staff are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ADarry
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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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Perfectly Kept Ale

A friend and I visited the arms a few weeks ago to sample the range of Taylor's beers, which we are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rositablack
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Addingham, United Kingdom
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We are a small pub with a big reputation. We are proud to serve the full range of Timothy Taylor's ales, and a selection of specialty gins and malt whiskies. Come and join us in one of Keighleys smallest and coziest pubs. Two minutes walk from Keighley station, the Boltmakers Arms is a must visit for beer lovers in Yorkshire.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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117 East Parade, Keighley BD21 5HX, England
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+44 7428 726668
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"timothy taylor"
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"traditional pub"
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"excellent real ales"
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"friendly pub"
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"east parade"
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"ram tam"
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"landlord"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic pub anybody would love it They do complete range of Timothy Taylor beers Staff are friendly and so are the customers

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Laura A, Public Relations Manager at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thanks for your lovely review! We hope you will visit us again soon :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I visited the arms a few weeks ago to sample the range of Taylor's beers, which we are big fans of. Both barmaids were lovely and friendly, and there was a lovely local atmosphere to the pub with banter between clear regulars...More

Thank rositablack
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Laura A, Public Relations Manager at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rosita. Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed the Boltmakers and hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Craig and Kathy run this excellent little pub, a stone’s throw from Kly railway station. They also serve the full range of the marvellous Timothy Taylor beers including the world-famous Landlord and the newly-established and delicious Knowle Spring. No food here apart from nibbles and...More

Thank Mark H
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Laura A, Public Relations Manager at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mark. Thanks for the review! We are glad you love the Boltmakers and hope you will be back soon to visit us!

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Great Beer, Great Staff, Great Atmosphere, Reasonably Priced. This pub is truly a safe haven, a genuine, relaxed environment, everybody talks to each other and you are made to feel truly welcome! So welcome that my bank balance thinks otherwise :)

Thank Adam J
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Laura A, Public Relations Manager at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Adam. Thanks for the 5-star review! We are glad you think the Boltmakers is a great pub, I'm sure we will see you again soon :)

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

This is a pub review...Timothy Taylor brewery liked the pub so much they named a beer after it. Great , small, traditional pub with Boltmaker, (of course) and other Taylor's beers too. Visited on a cold snowy day and there was a lovely real fire...More

Thank BurleyBoy-XLondoner
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Kathy S, Owner at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thank you for your review Burley Boy. We look forward to welcoming you again to the Boltmakers Arms. Cheers Craig & Kathy Smith

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Visited for the first time last month, excellent selection of dark beers which were in great condition. Friendly staff, top pub.

Thank BOB15Liverpool
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Kathy S, Owner at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thank you for your review Bob. We hope to welcome you again to the Boltmakers Arms. Cheers Craig & Kathy Smith

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

A lovely little pub, full of character, and of course excellent real ales. Timothy Tayler's beers are to be savoured

Thank alan_uk1953
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Kathy S, Owner at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Cheers for your review Alan. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you again for another taste of award winning TimothyTaylor's ales. Thanks Craig & Kathy Smith

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Just 300/400 yards from Keighley Railway Station, along East Parade, you will find what is reputed to be the smallest pub in town, The Boltmakers Arms. It's a cosy little place with a huge open fire range which must make the place stifling if used...More

Thank NormanWestYorkshire
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Kathy S, Owner at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thanks for your review and recommendation Norman. We hope you will return to enjoy our roaring fire in the winter months with a nice pint or three of an award winning Timothy Taylor's ales. Cheers Craig & Kathy Smith

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

This pub has an excellent range of well kept ales. The pub is very traditional but has been tidied up to modern standards. The licensees are very friendly and welcoming with a clear understanding of their trade. It is a drinking and socialising pub, not...More

Thank Nick187059
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Kathy S, Owner at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thanks for your review Nick, apologies for the delay in responding. We hope to welcome you back to the Boltmakers Arms again when you are in town. Cheers Craig & Kathy Smith

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Called in yesterday... mainly to kill a few minutes, delighted and surprised to find RAM TAM... up there in my all time great dark beers, I only had a half but with all honesty, I seldom recollect a better kept beer... well done

Thank Ernest C
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Kathy S, Owner at The Boltmakers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Cheers for your review Eric. Apologies for the delay in responding. I hope you've had the chance to visit us again since, for another taste of Ram Tam or one of the other ales in the Timothy Taylor's range. Thanks Craig & Kathy Smith

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