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The Fountain

Open Now: 12:00 - 14:30, 16:30 - 23:00
Open today: 12:00 - 14:30, 16:30 - 23:00
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Lovely local

My absolute favourite place in Walsall. John, the owner, is wonderful and very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
King Kirkland, Ontario, Canada
via mobile
little gem

The fountain is hidden away in a back street and isn't very big inside but...it's such a big... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Walsall, United Kingdom
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“great beer”(3 reviews)
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49 Lower Forster Street, Walsall WS1 1XB, England
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

My absolute favourite place in Walsall. John, the owner, is wonderful and very knowledgeable. Constantly has new local beer brewed in West Midlands. The pub also does special events for New Years and Halloween. They do a pub movie night on Monday with different movies....More

Thank Melian5
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The fountain is hidden away in a back street and isn't very big inside but...it's such a big hearted pub. It has so much going on . We popped in and were made to feel very welcome. We took our dogs the first time and...More

Thank bethieb2015
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A great backstreet pub with a fantastic range of local beers, great bar staff and friendly clientele. I really must try one of their "Vinyl Nights". The sort of pub that makes you wish you leaved a lot nearer to Walsall.

Thank Adi J
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Possibly the venue for music and artists with great real ale and other top brand Beveridge,s for miles around, top service bar snacks great staff fab toilets etc all welcome..

Thank P4525RVtimm
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Good pub with a lovely selection of booze and a grear selection of people drinking it. One of the few pubs in Walsall I would recommend.

Thank MidlandAssessEnergy
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Always made to feel welcome always good beer, great music nights and nearly forgot best pork pies is there a better pub in Walsall ?

Thank RS4652DJ
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Located around a 5 minute walk from Walsall town centre, The Fountain is a hidden gem with a warm feel and nice interior. There is a good range of beers at reasonable prices although it’s best to try before you buy as some won’t be...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Run by a friendly, welcoming family; offering a wide selection of locally crafted ales brewed by The Backyard Brewhouse who always provide excellent variations upon classic beer styles. The pub organises some lively and eclectic musical evenings (see their Facebook page). I have always enjoyed...More

1  Thank Carl H
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great atmosphere. Amazing staff. Top notch pork pies. 10/10 ales. Awesome events and nights. Great landlord.

Thank _georgefrt
ScarlettRose86, Manager at The Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thanks for your very kind review. Much appreciated!

Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Been meaning to visit this place for ages as I always enjoy the Backyard ales (a microbrewery in Brownhills that have this pub) Visited on a Thursday evening, don't be put off by the outside of the pub, it's slightly out the way and some...More

Thank ste451
ScarlettRose86, Manager at The Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you for your kind review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to out pub and hope to see you again soon.

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31 January 2015|
Response from ScarlettRose86 | Property representative |
Hi steve, we open all day on Sunday from 12 noon until 11pm. Regards Scarlett