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Great little real ale pub with gin on offer

My partner and I called in to what was the old bank in barrowford. They have done an excellent job... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Alan W
Colne, United Kingdom
Special real ale pub

Great small pub in the old bank with excellent range of beers. Try a triple. Gin menu too. One room... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Warrington, United Kingdom
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15 Apr 2018
“Great little real ale pub with gin on offer”
2 Nov 2018
“Good beer !!”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
146 Gisburn Road, Barrowford BB9 6HQ, England
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

I visited the bankers draft with a group of friends . The place is small but the beer was excellent and I would definitely go again

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karendelilah1
Reviewed 15 April 2018

My partner and I called in to what was the old bank in barrowford. They have done an excellent job on this and its so good to see most of the features still intact. Some excellent well looked after real ales and a gin selection...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Alan W
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Great small pub in the old bank with excellent range of beers. Try a triple. Gin menu too. One room no food, no TV, perfect

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank PaulL819
Reviewed 8 October 2017

good beer good atmosphere dogs & nuts. no food {apart frm nuts} don't get too attached to the beer u like it may not b there nxt week. friendly, informative. if u like "real beer" give it a try. tasters to try on the bar.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Bernard C
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Friendly and new entry in the Barrowford pub stakes - a micro-pub with tiny bar and small numbers of staff but a wide range of interesting beers from brewers all over the UK. Prides itself on an interesting choice of pints and friendly welcoming service....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank shaggyd0g1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great beers to taste, with different barrels on every week, and for those who prefer a cider try a Black Rat.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Mark P
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I'm not a massive fan of fancy beers and ales but my partner is and We came here to watch our friend Jake perform there. It was brilliantly! Top atmosphere and they had a good choice for me to drink too. Get yourself in there!

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Ok so I have tried for 50 years to get a taste for beer but have failed miserably. However my husband is in camera and my son quite a beer connoisseur. My lad is used to paying £5 a pint in London so trips home...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

A tiny local hostelry which used to be my bank ...Nat West ..Hence the name ..serves guest beers ..a quirky place for a great pint

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank susanlikessun
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Went here a couple of times and it was ok ish. Nothing to write home about but ok. The last time I went the lady was very rude so I walked out and have never and will never go in again.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Cooch13
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Mark B
19 June 2015|
Response from Tracey H | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable at £3 per pint. The beers change constantly so the bar doesn't qualify for bulk buys or big chain discounts