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“What a gem!”

The Lych Gate Tavern
Ranked #1 of 46 Nightlife in Wolverhampton
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Visit here on 3rd September with a friend and his dog. What a delightful little pub. A selection of good quality real ale that were well kept and presented, and not too pricey!. Staff and management very friendly - as were the customers. We sat in lovely little patio with the dog. Was glad of the heater on a chilly and damp day. My first visit here but it certainly won't be my last! Excellent.

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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

What kind words, thank you.....we hope to see you again very soon.

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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

A gem of a place with great real ales and a wonderful friendly atmosphere. We always head for here before and after going for a meal in town. Very reasonable prices too!

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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Great to hear....thank you so much.

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Very good hostelry with excellent landlord and bar team. Three Black Country Ales, the owners, beers are always on, plus a further six changing on cask. There's also a real cider on hand pump. All the beers our party tried were perfectly kept. Does cobs at lunchtime, but there's a friendly blackboard outside inviting stating customers are welcome to bring in their own hot or cold food. Beer garden to rear, so no need to go out on the street if a smoker.
All toilets are upstairs, but there is a lift, making the pub disabled friendly.
Well worth changing allegiance into Wolves fans for three hours to get in ;-). (City Council has ridiculously excessive licencing regulations banning away fans from most city centre pubs. Our party of six, with an average age pushing sixty, managed to restrain itself from committing any anti-social acts of hooliganism and concentrated on supping quality beers instead.)

Thank 11diner11
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Thank you, what lovely comments. Come back soon!

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Reviewed July 27, 2017

We looked for a pub with a historic background, recognised by CAMRA and close to the canal, We hit the jackpot!! What an amazing pub with a real old pub feel about it and the beer was second to none. Hayley and Dave made themselves known and the staff very friendly. We have been on a canal boat for four months and this place was one of a handful of pubs we would love to come back too.

Thanks again - Brian and Jenn

Thank Brian S
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

Glad you enjoyed yourselves.....and we hope your boat is moored alongside us again very soon!

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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I use this pub every time I am in Wolverhampton has I love the atmosphere and there is always a good selection of the different Ales available.
I was there Saturday night 8th July and they had Megan Reece from the voice singing/performing outside in the beer garden which was a nice surprise.
I would recommend you pay a visit to this pub when you are in Town.

Thank Garry R
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BCAles, Owner at The Lych Gate Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2017

Thank you for your very kind words. Come back very soon!

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