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Nice place to drink and chat

Great place for socialising lovely ambiance all like minded people who appreciate good ales and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alchris1
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Wigan, United Kingdom
Liked the ambiance

First visit here. What a great theme and a well laid out place. It was busy but service was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JonnyTexas
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Real ale and cider bar in Wigan town centre
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1 Queen Street | Arch No. 1, Wigan WN3 4DY, England
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+44 1942 246425
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place for socialising lovely ambiance all like minded people who appreciate good ales and stouts.No riff raft or lager louts.Its everything a pub should be

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alchris1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First visit here. What a great theme and a well laid out place. It was busy but service was efficient. The selection of beers was very good and I had a pint of Costa del Salford. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JonnyTexas
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in after returning from London. Nice place with good selection of drinks although mainly beers

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank julierigby2018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Keeps surprising me this place, thereโ€™s always a varied mix of clientele, locals , passengers, real ale enthusiasts. Great atmosphere, great selection of craft & real ale and a warm friendly greeting. Cheese board, Scotch egg or Pork pie all fantastic. Theyโ€™ve got the pricing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mikebF1078BV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I come in here less than I used to, but it never ceases to deliver. It's ever popular with young and old and has such a lovely atmosphere. There are live acts on "The Platform" next door and the staff are knowledgeable and friendly (especially...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ropentastones
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Try to go as often as possible as a couple when getting time out from the kids. Fab beers and nibbles in a relaxed setting

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cheri H
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Came here with a friend who lives in Wigan and what a great place it is. My oly problem is there's not enough choice of cider but still lots of other drinks. The atmosphere is good and the history of the place is good, would...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Eunice38
Reviewed 16 October 2018

It was early Sunday evening of the August bank holiday weekend. I've not seen such a busy pub at that time of day! Liked its railway theme. Extremely capable bar staff - coping so well with all the crowds! Excellent selection of beers. Would definitely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kathryndob
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Great food and drink with great customer service. The manageress was lovely asking me for a selfie. The bar staff were very friendly. I will visit again. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ian R
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Very good place to chill, handy for the train station.Friendly staff and always a good choice of ales

Date of experience: October 2018
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JANE D
6 March 2018|
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Response from JANE D |
Excellent fresh cheese and chutney platter, brilliant draught beers and ciders! Been there again 3 times since!
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shelbo28
9 April 2016|
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Response from PatsyS741 | Property representative |
Hi there, Music starts from 2:30pm every Sunday. You can find more information about upcoming acts on the website.
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