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Good choice of beers, good atmosphere

This is a real pub, friendly and efficient service and excellent beers. So many different people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
midlands, england
Best pub in Hereford

This pub is the best. Great atmosphere, brill out door drinking area. A really good mix of people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brenda J
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“real ale”(10 reviews)
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69 St Owen Street, Hereford HR7 4HG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a real pub, friendly and efficient service and excellent beers. So many different people were there and everyone is welcome.

Thank katie1999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub is the best. Great atmosphere, brill out door drinking area. A really good mix of people. The staff are friendly. A brill night out any night of the week.

Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were out for a Friday night with friends and this was to be the watering hole before popping next door for a curry. The bar was packed with not a chance for a seat. When you drift out the back, it opens up into...More

Thank Gordonroof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is just not allowed. This is the heart of Hereford. This is Hereford. Outside not inside. Friends. Couples. Weekdays. Weekends. Just lovely. Our friend (also from London... We have lived in Hereford for a bit and just back for a visit) nearly choked when 2...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Looked this pub up before our visit to Hereford. Liitle old pub with very good beers and ciders. Can recommend the Celtic Marches - very nice

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 11 May 2018

It's been a few years since I last went to The Barrels. Very pleased I went again. Beer excellent and service very friendly. A quiet day so was able to read in the bar.

Thank DavidCarolKt
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

What a proper pub should be. Decent ales and ciders, strongly featuring Wye Valley Brewery's excellent selection. Good outdoor seating. Busy and vibrant, friendly atmosphere and helpful staff.

Thank DomJohnFran
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

A real find - an unpretentious pub with enough to suit all tastes. Plenty of room and outdoor tables under cover. I'm an ale drinker, had my first and definitely not my last taste of a well-kept Butty Bach. Easy walking distance from city centre....More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Bar staff are friendly, without being intrusive, and very helpful. Good range of beers and ciders. Very busy on a Thursday for their quiz night.

Thank Aodhan92
Reviewed 6 January 2018

I cannot praise this bar enough. Quite difficult to find but what a place. Watched Rugby there early last year and got to the venue at about 12. If you like real ale its heaven, although there are plenty of other drinks to have. By...More

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28 July 2016|
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Response from craig0williams | Reviewed this property |
Well stocked bar, not sure of the quality of the wine though as more a beer man!