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Quiet drink with my son

My son was here for the weekend and I had suggested that we go to the Beacon hotel as he could... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
june s
Dudley, United Kingdom
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Well worth a visit

It's been an ambition to visit this place for years ever since enjoying Dark Ruby Mild at a beer... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Aylesbury Vale, United Kingdom
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129 Bilston Street | Sedgeley, Dudley DY3 1JE, England
+44 1902 883380
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son was here for the weekend and I had suggested that we go to the Beacon hotel as he could sample the local brew. We chose to sit in the Tap room as it was not busy. We enjoyed the atmosphere and a drink....More

Thank june s
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It's been an ambition to visit this place for years ever since enjoying Dark Ruby Mild at a beer festival and we were not disappointed. The big car park indicates it can get really busy but on a Friday lunchtime it was quiet. This is...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I am Sedgley born and bred and visit the Baykin regular. It is in a time warp and yow dow need Dr Whos tardis to travel back in time ;-) No muzak....no tvs....no gaming machines....or fancy meals being cooked in the background. Just good real...More

1  Thank Gary H
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

My third visit to this fabulous historic pub. I love the different rooms and Dark Ruby Mild is an all time favourite of mine. This time I also tried Surprise which was awesome. A short walk from bus route 1 from Wolverhampton to Dudley.

Reviewed 10 February 2018

The Sarah Hughes Brewery is situated at the back of the Beacon Hotel. The pub/drinking area is the bit you go in first. The pub should be listed as Sedgley not Dudley as it is misleading. Licensed since 1852 & built circa 1850, this grade...More

Thank sportybirmingham
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were on a memory lane trip reliving very old memories and this pub/brewery and the memories were good. Went twice during our short visit to the area and planning out next trip even thought it is 2 hours from home!!

Thank Janbro6365
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Since discovering it at the Wandsworth Common Beer Festival, I have long been a fan of Sarah Hughes Dark Ruby Mild; it's a rare find and is not widely available. When planning a visit to Shropshire, I suggested to my girlfriend that we might drop...More

Thank BlueAbyssWorldwide
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Thursday night is my weekly night out with the lads for a beer, and we usually stay local, however last night my good lady wife, a Sedgley lass volunteered to drive us to the Beacon and back, superb....The atmosphere is fabulous, the bar service is...More

Thank Chatz2014
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Ok to be honest ruby mild is one of my favourite libations, if you have never tried it please make the pilgrimage to the beacon hotel, a quirky little pub with no bar but tons of character, there is plenty of parking and a good...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

NOT DOG FRIENDLY When we walked in to the main room it was so refreshing seeing people sat around tables talking rather than being glued to their mobile phones. Lovely pub, great atmosphere although the first time we took our dogs then went inside to...More

1  Thank Darren R
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