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Tap and Spile

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Bar, British, Pub
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Battle Hill, Hexham NE46 1BA, England
+44 871 917 0007
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Hexham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

lovely beer garden and very chatty barwomen who made me and some friends feel very welcome. the range of alcohol is great and always available

Thank samrobson1985
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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238 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

In the middle of town, with a good bar, food available, a nice chatty owner/barman, this is a nice pub for most sectors.

Thank Meg107
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Called in for a pint good range of real ales and ciders. Has lots of bar snacks and does toasted sandwiches.

Thank David G
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93 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Arrived to be greeted with double bed should have been two singles lads golfing weekend, no ensuite bathroom and up a right load of stairs able bodied only. Breakfast was of poor quality the bacon was that thin it was see through and the sausages must be the cheapest money can buy. The poorest bed and breakfast I have stayed... More 

Thank axeltramp
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48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

If you want to visit a pub that has its own character and is not a brewery chain clone. Then thus may be for you. Selection of real ales and feel a local pub right in the Main Street. The staff and customers were friendly and it's not a locals only! Give it a try. Age group 30+ on our... More 

1 Thank AlHeps
Stranraer, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

I'll start by saying, I've stayed at the tap and spile before when the previous owners ran it, and although basic, the rooms were comfortable, and breakfast was hearty. However that was in the past. I booked a room for tonight online on hotelscombined through venere.com On arrival I presented myself at the bar and gave my name, the owner... More 

3 Thank ahujarep
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Located within walking of all sights in Hexham, central to bus and train station and easy to use as a stop point for trekking Hadrian's Wall

1 Thank TripDave99
Hexham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Just what you expect from an oldie worldly pub. good staff pleasant patrons, with the added bonus of occasional live music

1 Thank Christopher B
Washington, DC
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Down-to-earth pub with very friendly proprietor and clientele. We were there for the Sunday afternoon music and the place was packed with people of all ages having a great time. We spent two nights and were perfectly happy with our room--clean and comfortable. If you want fancy luxury, this isn't the place, but for a couple of thrifty middle-aged Hadrian's... More 

1 Thank BaileyC55
Castillejar, Spain
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Friendly pub with a good range of beers, live music on Sunday afternoons. Great meeting place, dogs welcome.

Thank Miranda T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Battle Hill, Hexham NE46 1BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham
  • Phone Number: +44 871 917 0007

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?