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Beer Available At Athletic Arms (Diggers) (arranged by most recent)
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Tim Webb (288) Bristol, England | August 19, 2015
76 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 14/20
Classical old-style ale bar out near the Heineken brewery. A must for lovers of beer history. A place without which respect for cask ale in Scotland may not have revived. An essential stop. The days when it was twelve deep to the bar and crowds like a Festival Saturday have passed, sadly.
AleLad (2) , Scotland | March 26, 2013
88 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD 6/10 VALUE 10/10 OVERALL 18/20
Popped in for a quick soup and sandwich, very good soup and excellent value. Six ales on, good range of strengths and styles. Very clean and welcoming, will return for sure.
Brugmansia (474) Jylland, Denmark | April 26, 2012
66 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 14/20
Visited this pub on the Great Graig Pubcrawl Tour 23/4-2012.
This traditionel corner pub is a Deuchers pub, but still worth a visit. The pub got itīs nickname, since the graveyard is just next to the pub, and the diggers came over for their pint of beer, On the 6 handpumps there are a range of different UK beers on. The day I visited the place, the pubdog was around, and we had a nice little chat ;-) They do small bar snacks, and they have these small nice tables. And itīs one of the few places I have seen that you can buy a pub tie!!!
Benjii (63) Edinburgh, Scotland | November 4, 2011
64 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 15/20
An historic, corner boozer with a couple of cask ales and Tempest on with some regularity. Extra points for the quiet darts room off to the side. Close to The Caley. Worth a look.
JohnRMurdoch (332) Glasgow, Scotland | November 2, 2011
72 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 6/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 16/20
Traditional Scottish Corner bar with a long history. A football bar affilliated to Hearts. Small selection of well cared for traditional ales. Good atmosphere. Close to the Caley Sample Rooms.
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