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Popped in with some American friends prior to going to the match. A good, old fashioned pub with... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Maureen L
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Thursday night beers

Really probably no more to said, it's a great pub, The Batham's is fine as is the Holden's Golden... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2017
Chatz2014
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Popped in with some American friends prior to going to the match. A good, old fashioned pub with great beer. The place was heaving and lots of very happy faces. Service is brilliant and so fast. Unfortunately hot food not available due to match but...More

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Really probably no more to said, it's a great pub, The Batham's is fine as is the Holden's Golden Glow. The atmosphere is friendly, staff effective and the whole place is Great!

Thank Chatz2014
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch and found out that they don't serve food on a Sunday, this however was no problem because we had found a gem of a real friendly proper Sunday lunchtime pub. Lots of real ale friendly staff and customers . Will certainly...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Been here quite a few times it’s a proper pub and well adorned with railway memorabilia. Staff plentiful and busy but fast friendly service. But never mind the pub it’s all about the Bathams bitter can’t be beaten if that’s not on which it usually...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Always 10/10 The food the drinks the staff the atmosphere.... don't know any better Black Country pub

Thank BrenBrad92
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

This place is great what you see is what you get, nostalgic lots of memorabilia around to do with Wolves and the old lower level great western train station. The food is not fussy but tastes amazing! Not a lot on the menus but what...More

Thank SRoberts211011
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We visit the Great Western every time we're in Wolverhampton. It's only a few minutes from Wolverhampton railway station - in fact if you arrive by train from the south, the roof of the pub can be seen below the railway. The beer was the...More

Thank Pete L
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

One of the best places on this earth. Occasionally I have been caught out and the Bathams was off, for a nano second I was disappointed before ordering a Golden Glow. This place quite literally has the best beer in the uk.

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Reviewed April 20, 2017

I visited the great western on good Friday this Easter following wolves v Brighton match after it being recommended by some other fans at another game. It is a real traditional pub selling a great selection of real ales(especially Holdens) the staff are fast and...More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

The Great Western is a gem, its a railway themed pub around 10 minutes walk from the City Centre of Wolverhampton. Railway memorabilia is exhibited throughout the pub and the traditional coal fire gives a warm welcoming feel. The staff are really friendly and welcoming...More

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