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Pre match pint at a hidden gem

Fantastic homely pub in a microbrewery style and the nearest, best place for a pint before watching... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Jim L
Leamington Spa
Very well-kept beer that clearly turns over frequently.

It’s fair to say that I approached the recent ‘Pubs Galore’ crawl of Newcastle under Lyme’s better... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
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31 Bridge Street | Newcastle Under Lyme, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2RY, England
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Good friendly welcome on entering, good choice of different types of ales, we as a group tried several different beers/cider, one or two weren't bad, cider we tried wasn't up to much in our opinion, having said that, we're not suggesting that the ales are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Fantastic homely pub in a microbrewery style and the nearest, best place for a pint before watching my beloved Brentford outclass Stoke City. The place is run by a cheerful West Ham fan (Happy Hammer) who has a great selection of ales. Lovely atmosphere with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim L
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It’s fair to say that I approached the recent ‘Pubs Galore’ crawl of Newcastle under Lyme’s better beer drinking establishments without a great deal of expectation. But with regards to the real and craft ale drinking options contained within the town centre ring road, by...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed 7 April 2018

As always a good choice of real ales and ciders. Very clean and welcoming establishment. A little bit out of town , but well worth the effort to find it and try it - if you have been before you will surely be remembered ;...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Michael T
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Top pub good selection of beers and friendly staff also dogs are welcomed with a biscuit much to the delight of Minh

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lyndon B
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Visited for the first time yesterday afternoon. On the up side: the beer was good, seating was good. good cup of tea available. Down side; bar man was; either trying to be funny or was just rude. tried to take the mick when two of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Richard D
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We went on a pub crawl for a friends birthday. Didn’t expect to end up in what I’d call one of the best alehouses in Newcastle under Lyme! Wide range of unique and microbrewery type ciders and beers. Would personally recommend Farmyard(Farmhouse?) Fruits while you...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Brill atmosphere, amazing beer and I this a dog friendly place too. The staff are always welcoming which is great.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Gary B
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

A great place to relax.Excellent choice of ales....beers....ciders and now rum!A genuinely nice guy behind the bar,who has excellent knowledge on all of his range of beverages! A lovely place feels like your own lounge.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Simon J
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I have been here a few times now as I love real ales, and can only say that this place is excellent. The Beers and Ciders are perfectly kept and a constantly changing variety. The landlord and staff are so friendly and helpful, and even...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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