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The Lych Gate Tavern

44 Queen Square | Lichfield Chambers, Wolverhampton WV1 1TX, England
+44 1902 399516
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Hidden gem with some original features

Very cheerful barmaid who had no qualms about me sampling the Stout. I settled for the Farmers one... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
PaulB27August
via mobile
Best friends 65th birthday celebration

5 couples went to the Lychgate Tavern on Saturday night to celebrate our best friend Dons 65th... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anil V
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
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“cobs” (30 reviews)
“black country” (19 reviews)
“great pub” (13 reviews)
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44 Queen Square | Lichfield Chambers, Wolverhampton WV1 1TX, England
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+44 1902 399516
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very cheerful barmaid who had no qualms about me sampling the Stout. I settled for the Farmers one and although it wasn't as good as Tontine Stout, it was still refreshing. I was pleasantly surprised about the price of cobs (£1), very inexpensive. The manager...More

Thank PaulB27August
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much. We hope to serve you again soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 couples went to the Lychgate Tavern on Saturday night to celebrate our best friend Dons 65th Birthday. We all had a great night in a really friendly pub with friendly staff servong quality real ale. The pub was busy but we found seats and...More

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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Lovely...glad you had a good night....an auspicious age worth celebrating! We hope to see you again very soon.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

I've come here regularly for 2 years. As a brown, bearded and turbaned 23 year old man ive experienced racism in other pubs before. However, I've never felt more welcome in any other pub than this one. I bring both my Asian and Caucasian friends...More

3  Thank Ajit J
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you, that is kind of you to say, and much appreciated.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Great pub excellent beers, lovely atmosphere,landlords Hayley&dave always make you feel welcome and friendly bar staff, well worth a visit.

Thank Shaun R
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you very much, come back soon!

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic pub in the centre of the city of Wolverhampton. The staff and customers welcome everyone.It serves a variety of great beers and hosts fabulous events all year round, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Donna B
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

What lovely comments. Thank you.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

I wrote a review of this pub some years ago but it has now changed hands and I feel it is worth a revisit. The Lych Gates is a lovely pub in the centre of Wolverhampton. It has a wide range of beers in stock...More

Thank Eddie D
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Oh, how kind. What a full and comprehensive review....much appreciated. We hope to serve you again soon.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

The landlords Hayley and Dave, and staff are fantastic and very much go above and beyond to look after their customers. As a woman that drinks alone I have never felt safer and more looked after. The beer is also very well looked after and...More

1  Thank Vix H
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

That is really great to hear. We hope to see you again very soon.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

The landlords are SUPER accommodating for the theatre folk post show - nice NOT NOISEY place to relax after work. Highly Recommend!!

Thank danidbolton
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you!

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Myself and my wife - we love this pub ! Hayley and Dave are so welcoming and the atmosphere is so relaxing. The guest beers are always changing and its always a surprise to see what beers are on, that evening - we've never had...More

Thank Clive E
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

That is lovely to hear, indeed. H and D work so hard to ensure that all customers can enjoy good ale in relaxed company....we love the LGT too!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A group of us, (mostly middle-aged men and women), studying MA degrees in First World War Studies, part-time at the University of Wolverhampton, have visited the Lych Gate Tavern one Saturday lunchtime each month for the last three years. We also spent much of the...More

Thank BaritoneBill
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Oh, William, you have made our day! Thank you! Your course sounds fascinating. We are looking at how to mark the centenary of the war’s end this November in our pubs. If you have any suggestions, please let us know.

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David B
20 November 2016|
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Response from BCAles | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your question.....entirely understandable as Kim at the BCA does do the sort of home style cooking that is so complementary to her well kept ales. In response, we have to tell you that, at present, we... More
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