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Sub-Standard Burton Pub, Beer (Hobgoblin) Had Gone Bad!

Certainly not one of the best places for real ale in Burton: My Hobgoblin on tap was off, with a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
thomasmG7353YY
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Offenbach, Germany
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Been to this pub many times! Went to watch a football match on Saturday, ordered pint and Bacardi... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
504150Katie
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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Nov 7, 2018
“Sub-Standard Burton Pub, Beer (Hobgoblin) Had Gone Bad!”
Apr 15, 2018
“Avoid if you want a decient beer,”
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Certainly not one of the best places for real ale in Burton: My Hobgoblin on tap was off, with a vinegary smell and taste. This shouldn't happen at a pub that serves hand-pumped ales. The pub itself is all right I guess, but appeals more...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Poor service, was served a bad cloudy beer, even after 4 min ,it wouldn't clear, so took it back, and asked for a different drink, I my for that to be also cloudy and smelt, was refused a exchange without managers approval, who they wouldn't...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Good central location, this bar was fairly busy, but good prompt service from efficient staff. Lively atmosphere in here, good choice of beers. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Oh my goodness, went in here after leaving the pub next door. Took a good 10-15 minutes to get served. They must have heard us saying if we don't get served in the next 30 seconds were off!! Ordered a beer and a J20, didn't...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Been to this pub many times! Went to watch a football match on Saturday, ordered pint and Bacardi and bottle of diet coke, coke was dated April 2017, it's now June 2017, barman scuttled off to find in date coke, when he returned the bar...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

For an establishment that offers a good variety of gins it's not good enough to say to the customer ( more than once) 'sorry, no fruit, cucumber etc'. Went last year and was served an amazing G&T, they just can't be bothered now. 👎I was...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

My family (young children) came here mid day for food and drinks but it appeared they were quite happy to serve local 'street drinkers' types. The group were at the bar loudly swearing and clearly very drunk. This had the effect to disperse all the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank IsPepsiOk
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Nice pub for groups to meet in town center. Clean, friendly environment with some drinks offers and sports tv's throughout the pub.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Shirley L
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We went to The Prince of Brewers to watch the football and rugby. They have lots of tv's around the pub which was ideal. The beer is a good price as well. One of the better pubs in Burton.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Oli_M_1980
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We are regulars next door in the lord burton (wetherspoons) so after seeing a sign saying kronenbourg for some ridiculous price we popped in.. There are trendy booths each with usb sockets and mini plasma tvs with sky sports wasnt too busy but there were...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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