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A warm welcome and great beer, which is varied and very well kept. Roger is what I call a proper... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Southam, United Kingdom
Lovely atmosphere

Always nice to drop in for a beer while the food is being cooked up at China Hall. Julie and Roger... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
30 Oct 2018
“Lovely atmosphere”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm welcome and great beer, which is varied and very well kept. Roger is what I call a proper landlord.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wazbang1
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Always nice to drop in for a beer while the food is being cooked up at China Hall. Julie and Roger are lovely people but want to retire, so if anyone is interested in buying a freehold pub, drop in and see them.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CaptChrisRigby
Reviewed 14 September 2018

As a Traveller from Australia i would certainly NOT recommend this pub at all, if you are a local you're fine otherwise you are ignored, not even acknowledged, too clicky and unfriendly but I found a great place not far from this pub called The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Black Dog is a traditional local pub. Welcoming all ages. The landlady and landlord look after there beers ,lagers and traditional ales with great pride, they also have good experienced staff. Always a good warm welcoming atmosphere. There is sports to watch ,and good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dougturner28
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Nice beer, nice locals. Nice boozer. It's exactly what it says on the tin. It's not that big but that doesn't matter.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank James T
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is worth a visit. Friendly staff who always acknowledge you. Service with a smile and a "how are you"?. The pub is clean and has good standards.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank John D
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Proper drinking pub with great selection of real ales. Staff friendly and helpful. Bar area clean, tidy and welcoming. Beer served at right temperature and a choice of 6 + ales. Purely a drinking pub without food - pretty rare these days.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Dwupton
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a real pub and not just for locals. One evening there and you will feel local. Everybody seems happy and they make strangers welcome. A happy atmosphere like this and really good beers is a model for all pubs. It is clean and...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank seepybee
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This is a great friendly local pub with friendly staff good choice of wines and beers. They have a lot of big sports matches on and a good atmosphere

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Fionadids
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Roger has done a great job turning a rotten pub into a great drinking pub, just what the town needed

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank J M
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