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Fantastic Welcoming Pub!

Visited this pub last night prior to Blue October concert and found the staff welcoming; efficient... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
thunderbirdsport
Exelant staff good food

Iv been staying at the pub for over 15years the staff are fantastic ,the food is very good and you... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
andybate1967
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

I literally heard the cook scream at the bar staff that 'breakfast finishes at 9.30am not 11.40am!'. The owner is rude and obnoxious and the place is dated. Needs a proper wash. Stag clear.

1  Thank Keith B
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Visited this pub last night prior to Blue October concert and found the staff welcoming; efficient as got served quickly with quality ale! Even though the pub was busy got served pretty quickly and enjoyed the company in the bar.

1  Thank thunderbirdsport
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Iv been staying at the pub for over 15years the staff are fantastic ,the food is very good and you get a good portion. The rooms are all a good size with its own bathroom that have a large tv and tea and coffee with...More

1  Thank andybate1967
Reviewed December 31, 2017

A Victorian public house run by friendly staff with a nice range of home cooked food at a decent price. Big roomy bar area & a smaller back room can be used for private functions. 8 bedrooms available upstairs, nicely decorated & reasonably priced. Food...More

Thank sportybirmingham
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Everywhere seemed to be closed on a visit over the Xmas period so we stumbled in here. Wasn't expecting much but this really is a hidden gem. Good beer and tasty food that comes at a ridiculously good price. The chicken tikka was particularly tasty....More

1  Thank ScottWildman
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

A few of us were recently stranded in Birmingham Airport due to the adverse weather conditions, a lady we met gave us this places number (thanks Bernie your a star) The food is excellent and the service was top class I can't recommend it enough...More

Thank William R
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Going to a gig nearby and stopped in to partake in italian coffee with amaretto and the best Irish stew in a long time. Will be back here for great flavors in clientele and food. Great value. Come find this gem and you won't be...More

Thank Witchmedow
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Had a pint in here one night in November. Apparently it has recently been done up and given this new name. A selection of craft beers but maybe not the beer you’re looking for. Very tastefully decorated, it seems to be a building with a...More

Thank fanuimhirahaon
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Found this place by chance....we were having a night at the Rainbow venues and this place is five min walk away. Perfect. Room was nice-think it would be loud as the windows are single glazed and lots of activity outside (not a worry if you...More

1  Thank karenrW8407CJ
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Great Boozer. Good food. Plenty of it. Very reasonable. Lovely staff. Good atmosphere. Old pub such a delight.

Thank Richard C
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