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Real Cider

I ove to pop in here to enjoy a pint of real cider. Its a very friendly place. The actual pub is a... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
philcee
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
All about the beer

A brilliant place to come for a fantastic selection of cask and bottled beers. And that's it, but... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Andy B
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The pub was very quiet when I popped in and the knowledgeable bartender explained the difference between East Coast and West Coast IPA. Eventually, I settled for a Citra hop by the Tiny Rebel brewery in Newport, Wales. It was okay, but maybe better suited...More

Thank PaulB27August
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I ove to pop in here to enjoy a pint of real cider. Its a very friendly place. The actual pub is a bit run down, a bit grubby. However this is not the reason people visit. Its for the great ales.

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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

A brilliant place to come for a fantastic selection of cask and bottled beers. And that's it, but that's all it needs to be. If you like beer, this is the place to go. Staff are great, atmosphere is great, it's everything you want if...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We must have walked past this hidden gem countless times but not any more! What a great find. Good selection of ales and a huge array of "rest of the world" bottled beers. Helpful and friendly staff. Yes, as the name says, it's a vault...More

Thank gilbraund
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Gaffer was half pissed. Woman at the bar hadn't a clue how to pull a pint. No sprinkler for flat out if condition beer. Come on you can do better than this

1  Thank Hairy P
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Been coming to visit this pub for a few years. Got recommended to me a few years back and would never have ever known it was even there. Hidden doen some stairs in the middle of the city this really is a gem of a...More

Thank MattT3150
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this pub to complete our pub crawl in Birmingham. Conveniently located just up from New Street this place is a dream find for anyone who is lover of world and craft beers. Upon entry we were handed a beer bible!...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Went here as a recommendation from a friend. Will not be returning, the place is just not up to my personal standards of cleanliness and the bathroom was failing apart. I would understand if the cost of ale was low but the prices are high...More

1  Thank Abbie H
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

....but a bit cramped due to full crowd, and with poor toilets. For a casual tourist or visitor, this is a good pop into for a choice of real ales and friendly atmosphere for an hour or so. Others will love to spend hours here....More

Thank El S
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Popped in for a couple of pints at lunchtime. Despite there being only a few customers, the bar was clogged with "bar hogs" who have to sit at the bar :( Anyway, that aside, it's a characterful pub. The cask ales we had were excellent...More

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