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It’s transformed my life!

Whilst initially gutted at losing my local car parts shop, I was soon won over by the 8 cask ales... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave H
The best pub in Newton

Friendly staff who are enthusiastic about their beers, a rotation of beer each week, a really good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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65 High Street, Newton-Le-Willows WA12 9SL, England
+44 1925 225700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst initially gutted at losing my local car parts shop, I was soon won over by the 8 cask ales on tap! I’d never realised that my life has needed a elkaunot hop with a hint of citra in a beer called IPA! It’s a...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff who are enthusiastic about their beers, a rotation of beer each week, a really good atmosphere with regulars, and incredibly dog-friendly (something none of the other pubs in Newton can match). It's a real pleasure to come here after a good walk, and...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I have been here quite a few times on a saturday afternoon with my husband. Friendly staff lovely little pub selling real ales and ciders woukd definitely reccomend trying if yiu lije real ale.

Thank jansidd
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great pub, which encourages dog and discourages children which suits me fine. A great selection of real ales and ciders and the people are very friendly.

2  Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Really love the atmosphere in here. Local ales, local folk, all enjoying the experience. I'd really recommend the 3/4 gluten free ale they had in recently (can't recall the name). It was quite strong, but really nice! It went down way too easily! Hopefully here's...More

2  Thank 354kieranp
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Whether it’s out with friends, family or a cheeky break while walking the dog, you can’t go wrong with this pub.

2  Thank Carl S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Local micro brewery family run. Lots of real ales, larger and beers. Also a nice selection of gins. Traditional pub feel. No tv. People chatting and dogs allowed. No under 18s either. Lovely escape from same old same old in pubs.

1  Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous bar with lots of ales and ciders. Popped in to see what it was like and will definitely visit again

Thank rachel l
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is by far the best kept secret in NLW - micro brewery pub with beers/ ciders changed weekly No kids (no under 21s allowed) No music- No TV - just good beer Staff are knowledgable about their stock and hugely friendly

Thank jackiegM760WX
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

An excellent variety of real ales from small producers are on offer at reasonable prices, if you can't decide which one to have you can have three as part of a taster package.

Thank 798nh
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Response from Lynton B | Reviewed this property |
Monday - Wednesday Closed Thursday 17:30 - 23:00 Friday 13:00 - 23:30 Saturday 13:00 - 23:30 Sunday 13:00 - 22:30
21 October 2015|
Response from jim g | Reviewed this property |
Not sure which town you may mean but a group of ladies might want to try something different with a half of real ale or a shared bottle of wine in the Firkin on Saturday afternoon when it is not too crowded followed by an... More