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Popped in for a quick pint

It's easy to overlook something on your doorstep. So while me and the good lady were out walking... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2018
MickeyRedEyes
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Birmingham
Updated Review of Fantastic pub

Black Country Ales (BCA) owned pub. Refurbished Feb 2019, inside & out whilst still keeping the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wendydX5681ZQ
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Tipton, United Kingdom
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  • Average14%
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116 Horseley Road, Tipton, Sandwell DY4 7NH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Black Country Ales (BCA) owned pub. Refurbished Feb 2019, inside & out whilst still keeping the original character of the pub. Still in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide for the 5th year running. TV’s introduced in lounge showing Sky & BT sports (on request when possible)....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

Big fat crusty cobs on offer, ham & tomato or cheese & onion. 10 nice real ales available. Fire on, right side of the bar, in the centre, with a TV to the left of fire showing sports & the dart board to the right...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 26 November 2018

It's easy to overlook something on your doorstep. So while me and the good lady were out walking the mutts I decided we'd have a pint. So we popped into the bar, where dogs are allowed. It was fairly busy with a group of regulars...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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BCAles, Owner at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

And we look forward to serving you when you return! Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic pub. Always at least eight different ales on. Normally a few different ciders. Good range of gins and fever tree tonics. Huge crusty cons on offer as big as your head.

Date of experience: October 2018
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BCAles, Owner at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Crikey.....didn’t know the cobs were that big! Thank you very much for your kind words which are very much appreciated.

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Came here for the 1st time about 4 months ago and now its our local, the owners are cracking dead welcoming, the pyb is spotless, they do the best cobs around always have 1 and a take out, really friendly pub, lots of real ales,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BCAles, Owner at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you very much. Apologies for the delay in replying, we have only just been given access to this page! We hope to serve you again very soon.

Reviewed 30 June 2018

we went to the beer festival in june,what a great time we had 10 real ales in the bar,outside a lovely seated area and more real ale. the food was excellent,staff friendly.sunday we went back to see a good live band.

Date of experience: June 2018
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BCAles, Owner at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you for taking time to review us. We apologise for the delay in replying, but we have only been given access to this page today! Come back soon!

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had read several of the previous comments regarding the beer and the baps and they are indeed superb. What we didn't expect was the welcome from the locals. Everybody said Hi and made us feel so welcome. 'Sit down with us', was the general...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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BCAles, Owner at The Rising Sun, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you very much for your kind comments. We hope to serve you again soon, and apologise for the delay in responding.....we only got access to this page today!

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Nice popular local’s pub with 10 real ales available. Only one house ale due to the shortages. Cobs available if you ask, cheese & onion or ham & tomato. Left hand side room bright & sunny. Main bar area, blind down so place quite dark....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Recently went to the rising sun beer festival and it was a great night out, plenty of real ales on at the bar and in the barn/out house in the beer garden. Also 2 live singers on and serving their wonderful cobs. Mac and Julie...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Want a great night out? Like friendly welcoming staff? Then this is the place to be! With great entertainment weekly, a huge selection of beer and welcoming staff you definitely won't be disappointed 👌🏻 And that's not all, it has clean, fresh smelling facilities... warm...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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