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The Barrels

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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What a great boozer

A non pretentious pub great well kept beers ales ect polite staff and on the ball,every town needs... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
England, United Kingdom
Best Pint of Stout Anywhere

Best pub in Hereford without a doubt. Great selection of Ales all kept perfectly. Although I do... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“wye valley”(10 reviews)
“real ale”(10 reviews)
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69 St Owen Street, Hereford HR7 4HG, England
+44 1885 490505
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A non pretentious pub great well kept beers ales ect polite staff and on the ball,every town needs one of these, oh and after a couple of drinks out front door turn right and into curry house next door, The taste of Raj fantastic food...More

Thank Peel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best pub in Hereford without a doubt. Great selection of Ales all kept perfectly. Although I do miss Dorothy Goodbody lol. An ale drinkers paradise, opo in and fill your Boot's.

Thank Beerus66
Reviewed 21 July 2018

I am a resident of Hereford, a visitor to The Barrels frequently and over many years. I was in there only a couple of hours ago, (a very close/humid/warm evening) unfortunately to witness the very tall barman, black tee shirt, ‘motorbikes beard’ with a bar...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

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 10 July 2018 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 3 July 2018 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 July 2018 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
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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!