England > Staffordshire > Burton-on-Trent
SarkyNorthener (81) Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), England | December 6, 2013
78 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 5/10 OVERALL 18/20
Cosy friendly pub with a couple of rooms and traditional pub games. Lots of regulars in here and good service. Six cask ales on tap, all Burton Bridge.
Theydon_Bois (625) The ’Sham, England | April 20, 2013
70 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 14/20
Burton Bridge brewpub and flagship pub just outside Burton town centre, the bridge being over the Trent.
Couple of rooms, chattering locals, friendly enough vibe - no nonsense boozer with 5 or 6 BB beers on cask.
Busy when I’ve visited in the evening and service has always been efficient.
Probably my favourite stop on a Burton crawl.
Cunningham (339) Halden, Norway | March 31, 2013
80 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
What a lovely smal cousy pub. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Solid beer selection.
Not to easy to find on first attempt.
lada66 (134) Savonlinna, Finland | September 25, 2012
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 18/20
The best place to have Burton Bridge Ales.
A very nice and traditional place (1.9.2012).
goozen (89) Leiden, Netherlands | August 12, 2012
82 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
Likes a step back in time, very traditional and ofcourse local beers brewed behind the pub.
DanielBrown (264) Birmingham (via Leicester), England | April 3, 2010
70 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 15/20
One of the essential places to go on a Burton crawl. Traditional blokey boozer, which is decked out with comfortable furnishings and kept in immaculate order. A range of Burton Bridge ales on, as you would expect. Charming.
crashingpig (5) | October 3, 2009
92 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 18/20
this is how pubs should be.I grew up in burton and now have to fly back 5000+ miles every couple of years just to drink here its the best.
SilkTork (78) Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, England | June 27, 2008
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 18/20
A wonderfully traditional Midlands pub of multiple room, chip butties, no music, tv or nonsense, and 6 cask ales brewed on the premises. Fireplaces, wall benches with assorted loose cushions, flock wallpaper and half wall wood paneling, and dogs! Great atmosphere.
Beer is served a little warm for modern taste.
berkshirejohn (172) Bracknell, England | April 30, 2008
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
The place to go if you’re in Burton. A traditional bar, with a good range of Burton Bridge ales, very well kept.
bhensonb (477) Woodland, California | July 10, 2007
92 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 18/20
Again, see haddonsman’s comments for detail. The food was just great, and the ales are not to be beat. You must stop, if you are in town. The other must top is the brewery museum in the former Bass brewery. Current owner not to be named, but the museum brewpub seems to be going well.
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